Vicência

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Bust of Vicência Barbosa de Melo (ex-owner of the city)

Vicência is a city in the state of Pernambuco, Brazil. It is, 81 km away from the state capital Recife. It has an estimated (Ibge 2009) population of 27.877 inhabitants.

Geography[edit]

Typical Baobab tree, often saw in Pernambuco

Economy[edit]

The main economic activities in Vicência are based in food & beverage industry and agribusiness, especially sugarcane, bananas; and livestock such as cattle and poultry.

Economic indicators[edit]

Population[1] GDP x(1000 R$).[2] GDP pc (R$) PE
27.877 125.629 4.592 0.21%

Economy by Sector 2006

Primary sector Secondary sector Service sector
33.59% 14.29% 52.12%

Health indicators[edit]

[3]

HDI (2000) Hospitals (2007) Hospitals beds (2007) Children's Mortality every 1000 (2005)
0.644 2 78 14.5

References[edit]

Coordinates: 7°40′S 35°20′W / 7.667°S 35.333°W / -7.667; -35.333