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Timeline: 1822: Brazil split
Coat of Arms
Motto Per ardua surgo (Portuguese) ("I come out through hard times")
""Hino Nacional da Bahia" (Bahia's National Anthem)"
(and largest city) Salvador
Feira de Santana, Aracaju, Vitória da Conquista, Ilhéus, Itabuna
Christian (Roman Catholic)
Ethnic Groups main
Africans, Native Americans, Spanish
Prime Minister Jacques Wagner
from Empire of Brazil
Jul 2, 1823
Cruzado baiano (BCZ)
Not adopted after 1995
Republic of Bahia
República da Bahia
) is a sovereign state, established in 1823 after the rebellions against the incorporation of Province of Bahia to the newly created Empire of Brazil.