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Sorocaba (Portuguese pronunciation: [so̞ɾo̞ˈkabɐ]) is a municipality in the state of São Paulo, Brazil. Sorocaba is the eighth largest city in the state of São Paulo. Outside the Greater São Paulo region, it ranks behind only Campinas, São José dos Campos and Ribeirão Preto. It is part of the Metropolitan Region of Sorocaba. The population is 644,919 (2015 est.) in an area of 450.38 km2. Over the past twelve years the city has been undergoing extensive urbanization projects, improving streets and avenues, as well as infrastructure for the traffic which the city receives every day. It is the eighth and fourth municipality in the consumer market in the state outside the Greater São Paulo metropolitan area, with a potential annual per capita consumption estimated at $2,400 for the urban population and $917 for rural areas (7200 people) and twenty-ninth largest city in Brazil with potential for consumption. Still, it is the 4th largest city of the state to receive new investments and one of the largest in the country, figuring in the list of 30 cities that create more jobs in Brazil.

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Sorocaba in Brazil awaits visitors! Discover the attractions, activities and accommodation in Sorocaba. When planning a trip to Sorocaba, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Sao Paulo. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Sao Paulo for its bountiful attractions like Ibirapuera Park, Museu Da Lingua Portuguesa, Museu Do Futebol on your trip to Sorocaba. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Sorocaba.

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Facts and Stats for Sorocaba*

  • Pollution Statistics in Sorocaba

    Know the pollution level of Sorocaba before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 53.57 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 75 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 33.33 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 40 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 8.33 (Very Low)
  • Sorocaba: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Sorocaba for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Sorocaba.

    • Burglary and Theft 50 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 54.55 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 54.55 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 72.73 (High)
    • Car Stealing 52.5 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 50 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 32.5 (Low)
    • Drug offense 60 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 79.55 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 29.55 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 18.18 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 11.36 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 62.5 (High)
  • Living in Sorocaba - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Sorocaba is 146.45 (High)

    • Safety Index 51.95 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 98.5 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 53.79 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 15 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 52.99 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 85.42 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 12.55 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 36.73 (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 Sorocaba

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Sorocaba

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.54 USD
    • International Movie per seat 6.18 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 61.75 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 119.49 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 76.77 USD

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

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