Jangada, Mato Grosso

Jangada is a municipality in the Brazilian state of Mato Grosso.

Jangada
Municipality
The Municipality of Jangada
Location of Jangada in Maranhão state
Location of Jangada in Maranhão state
Coordinates: 15°14′09″S 56°29′20″W / 15.23583°S 56.48889°W / -15.23583; -56.48889Coordinates: 15°14′09″S 56°29′20″W / 15.23583°S 56.48889°W / -15.23583; -56.48889
Country Brazil
RegionCentral-West
StateBandeira de Mato Grosso.svg Mato Grosso
FoundedDecember 2, 1945
Government
 • MayorGauchino (PSD)
Area
 • Total1,021.939 km2 (394.573 sq mi)
Elevation
200 m (700 ft)
Population
 (2020 [1])
 • Total8,451
 • Density0.3/km2 (0.8/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-4 (UTC-4)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-3 (UTC-3)
HDI (2000)0.680 – medium[2]

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