Santa Rita Do Sapucaí Tourism, Brazil

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Santa Rita do Sapucaí (Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈsɐ̃tɐ ˈʁitɐ ðu sɐpukɐˈi]) is a municipality situated in the southernmost part of the State of Minas Gerais. The city is known as the "electronic valley", since it has plenty of electronic industries, and both a technical school (ETE - Escola Técnica de Eletrônica Francisco Moreira da Costa) and a University (Inatel - Instituto Nacional de Telecomunicações) which hold courses in electronic knowledge. It also has another University - FAI, which has majors in Administration and Informatics. It has an area of 350,874 kilometers square. Santa Rita has an old freemasonry fraternity, called Loja Caridade Sul Mineira. According to last census (2010), it has an estimated population of 37 thousand people. The town holds the Festa de Santa Rita every year in May, which attracts people to the town. Carnival (Portuguese: Carnaval) in Santa Rita is also a very celebrated party, traditionally Bloco do Ride and Bloco dos Democráticos are the major street amusers, and for the young adults there is Bloco do Urso, which brings thousands of young people each year to the city in February. In July 2012, Santa Rita do Sapucaí became the first jurisdiction in Minas Gerais to adopt same-sex marriage, and the first municipality in Brazil to individually legalize it. (See: Recognition of same-sex unions in Brazil).


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Facts and Stats for Santa Rita Do Sapucaí*

  • Pollution Statistics in Santa Rita Do Sapucaí

    Know the pollution level of Santa Rita Do Sapucaí before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 62.5 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 37.5 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 37.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 62.5 (High)
  • Santa Rita Do Sapucaí: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Santa Rita Do Sapucaí for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Santa Rita Do Sapucaí.

    • Burglary and Theft 50 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 87.5 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 50 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 81.25 (Very High)
    • Attacks 37.5 (Low)
    • Drug offense 93.75 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 31.25 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 37.5 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 68.75 (High)
  • Living in Santa Rita Do Sapucaí - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 42.97 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 30.17 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 47.5 (High)
    • Health Care Index 48.15 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 14.58 (High)
    • 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 Santa Rita Do Sapucaí

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Santa Rita Do Sapucaí

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.38 USD
    • International Movie per seat 6.02 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 41.04 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 92.45 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 50.82 USD

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

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