Ceará

State of Ceará
State
Flag of State of Ceará
Flag
Coat of arms of State of Ceará
Coat of arms
Motto(s): Terra da Luz (Land of Light)
Location of State of Ceará in Brazil
Location of State of Ceará in Brazil
Country Brazil
Capital and Largest CityFortaleza
Government
 • GovernorCid Ferreira Gomes
 • Vice GovernorFrancisco José Pinheiro
Area
 • Total (56,505.4 sq mi)
Area rank17th
Population (2012)[1]
 • Total8,606,005
 • Rank8th
 • Density59/km2 (150/sq mi)
 • Density rank11th
Demonym(s)Cearense
GDP
 • Year2011
 • TotalR$ 84,360,000,000 (12th)
 • Per capitaR$ 9,666 (List of Brazilian states by gross domestic product)
HDI
 • Year2005
 • Category0,723
Time zoneBRT (UTC-3)
 • Summer (DST)Brasília Summer (UTC-02)
Postal Code60000-000 to 63990-000
ISO 3166 codeceara.gov.br

Ceará is one of the 26 states of Brazil. It is in the northeastern part of the country, on the Atlantic coast. Ceará has many beaches, which brings a lot of tourism.

Geography

Ceará has an area of 148,016 km². It shares borders on the east by the states of Rio Grande do Norte and Paraíba, on the south by Pernambuco state, and on the west by Piauí. Its northern border is the Atlantic Ocean. Its capital is Fortaleza.

Other Languages
Afrikaans: Ceará
العربية: سيارا
asturianu: Ceará
Avañe'ẽ: Siara
Aymar aru: Ceara Istadu
azərbaycanca: Seara
Bân-lâm-gú: Ceará
беларуская: Сеара
български: Сеара
bosanski: Ceará
brezhoneg: Ceará
català: Ceará
čeština: Ceará
corsu: Ceará
Cymraeg: Ceará
dansk: Ceará
Deutsch: Ceará
Ελληνικά: Σεαρά
emiliàn e rumagnòl: Ceará
English: Ceará
Esperanto: Cearao
euskara: Ceará
فارسی: سئارا
français: Ceará
Gaeilge: Ceará
galego: Ceará
客家語/Hak-kâ-ngî: Ceará-chû
한국어: 세아라주
हिन्दी: सियारा
hrvatski: Ceará
Ido: Ceará
বিষ্ণুপ্রিয়া মণিপুরী: কিয়েরা
Bahasa Indonesia: Ceará
interlingua: Ceará
Ирон: Сеара
íslenska: Ceará
italiano: Ceará
עברית: סיארה
ქართული: სეარა
қазақша: Сеара
kernowek: Ceará
Kiswahili: Ceará
Ladino: Ceará
Latina: Siarensis
latviešu: Seara
lietuvių: Seara
Limburgs: Ceará
magyar: Ceará
македонски: Сеара
Malagasy: Ceará
मराठी: सियारा
Bahasa Melayu: Ceará
Nederlands: Ceará
日本語: セアラー州
norsk: Ceará
norsk nynorsk: Ceará
occitan: Ceará
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: Seara
پنجابی: کیارا
Piemontèis: Cearà
polski: Ceará
português: Ceará
română: Ceará
Runa Simi: Ceará suyu
русский: Сеара
Scots: Ceará
slovenčina: Ceará
српски / srpski: Сеара
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Ceará
suomi: Ceará
svenska: Ceará
தமிழ்: சியாரா
tetun: Ceará
тоҷикӣ: Сеара
Türkçe: Ceará
українська: Сеара
اردو: سئیرا
vèneto: Ceará
Tiếng Việt: Ceará
Volapük: Ceará
Winaray: Ceará
Yorùbá: Ceará
粵語: 塞阿拉州
中文: 塞阿腊州