Arcoverde ( Green Arch) is a municipality in Pernambuco, Brazil. It is located in the mesoregion of . Arcoverde has a total area of 353.4 square kilometers and had an estimated population of 68,000 inhabitants Sertão Pernambucano in 2009 according with  IBGE.
Geography [ edit ]
Arcoverde is located in the
Sertao of Pernambuco state. The municipality has the following data:
Paraiba ( N); Buíque and Pedra ( S), Pesqueira ( E), Sertânia ( W) Area - 353.4 km
2 Elevation - 663 m
Hidrography - Ipanema, Ipojuca and Moxotó rivers
Vegetation - Caatinga.
Clima - Semi desertic, (
Sertao) - hot and dry Annual average temperature - 22.4 c
Main road - BR 232
Recife - 254 km
Economy [ edit ]
The main economic activities in Arcoverde are based in general
commerce, services and primary sector.
Economic Indicators [ edit ]
GDP x(1000 R$). 
GDP pc (R$)
Economy by Sector 2006
Health Indicators [ edit ]
HDI (2000) Hospitals (2007)
Hospitals beds (2007)
Children's Mortality every 1000 (2005)
References [ edit ]