Caranguejeira ( port. Caranguejeira ) is a district ( fresseia ) in Portugal , part of the district of Leiria . It is part of the municipality of Leiria . According to the old administrative division was part of the province of Beira-Litoral . Included in the economic and statistical subregion Pinyal-Litoral , which is included in the Central region . The population is 4993 people for 2001 . It covers an area of 30.21 km².
|A country|| Portugal|
|Region||Central Region (Portugal)|
|Population||4,993 people ( 2001 )|
|Density||165.2 persons / km²|