About Diadema

Diadema is a municipality in São Paulo state, Brazil. Belonging to the ABC Region of Greater São Paulo, it is 17 km (11 mi) distant from São Paulo's central point. Initially part of São Bernardo do Campo, Diadema became a city of its own in 1959. The city has an area of 30.65 square kilometres (11.83 square miles) and a population of 386,039, the 14th largest in the state. Entirely urbanised, the annual mean temperature in the city is 19.6 °C (67.3 °F). Its HDI is 0.790.

Although located in the heart of a traditionally industrial region, its