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São João de Meriti (Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈsɐ̃w ʒuɐ̃w ˈdʒi meˈɾitʃi]) is a Brazilian municipality in the state of Rio de Janeiro. Its historical name is São João do Rio Meriti. Its population was 598,456 inhabitants in 2013. It's located in the region of Baixada Fluminense, having 34.996 km² (13.451 square miles). The city is known as "Americas' Anthill", because its population density is one of the highest in the continent (13,185/km² or 34,815/sq mi).


This warm abode of São João De Meriti is a delightful place to visit in Brazil. After your splendid visit to São João De Meriti, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Rio De Janeiro. Rio De Janeiro, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Cristo Redentor On Corcovado, Pao De Acucar, Sugarloaf Mountain. A vacation to São João De Meriti can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

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São João De Meriti Tourist Information

Facts and Stats for São João De Meriti*

  • Pollution Statistics in São João De Meriti

    Know the pollution level of São João De Meriti before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 58.24 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 75.9 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 64.51 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 71.3 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 58.53 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 68.29 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 52.11 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50.32 (Moderate)
  • São João De Meriti: Crime and Safety

    How safe is São João De Meriti for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in São João De Meriti.

    • Burglary and Theft 60.45 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 87.19 (Very High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 90.18 (Very High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 93.28 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 78.78 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 80.01 (Very High)
    • Attacks 72.07 (High)
    • Drug offense 82.33 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 31.59 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during night 11.92 (Very Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 57.12 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 39.96 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 81.08 (Very High)
  • Living in São João De Meriti - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of São João De Meriti is 69.48 (Low)

    • Safety Index 22.33 (Low)
    • Climate Index 87.38 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 71.39 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 53.21 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 45.59 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 43.33 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 24.05 (Very High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 36.65 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in São João De Meriti

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in São João De Meriti

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.44 USD
    • International Movie per seat 8.04 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 42.49 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 84.92 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 54.7 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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