Formoso do Araguaia

Formoso do Araguaia is a municipality in the state of Tocantins in the Northern region of Brazil.[3][4] It is the largest municipality by area in that state.

Formoso do Araguaia
Municipality
The Municipality of Formoso do Araguaia
A lake in Formoso do Araguaia
A lake in Formoso do Araguaia
Official seal of Formoso do Araguaia
Seal
Location of Formoso do Araguaia in the state of Tocantins
Location of Formoso do Araguaia in the state of Tocantins
Formoso do Araguaia is located in Brazil
Formoso do Araguaia
Formoso do Araguaia
Location of Formoso do Araguaia in Brazil
Coordinates: 11°48′09″S 49°31′42″W / 11.80250°S 49.52833°W / -11.80250; -49.52833Coordinates: 11°48′09″S 49°31′42″W / 11.80250°S 49.52833°W / -11.80250; -49.52833
Country Brazil
RegionNorth
StateBandeira do Tocantins.svg Tocantins
FoundedOctober 1, 1963
Government
 • MayorPedro Rezende (PTB)
Area
 • Total13,423.256 km2 (5,182.748 sq mi)
Elevation
240 m (790 ft)
Population
 (2012)
 • Total18,369
 • Density1.4/km2 (3.5/sq mi)
 [1]
Time zoneUTC-3 (UTC-3)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-2 (UTC-2)
HDI (2000)0.710 – medium[2]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2012 Populational Estimate" (PDF). Censo Populacional 2012. Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística (IBGE). July 2012. Retrieved September 10, 2012.[permanent dead link]
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2009-10-03. Retrieved 2009-12-17.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link) - UNDP
  3. ^ "Divisão Territorial do Brasil" (in Portuguese). Divisão Territorial do Brasil e Limites Territoriais, Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística (IBGE). July 1, 2008. Archived from the original on 2020-07-29. Retrieved December 17, 2009.
  4. ^ "Produto Interno Bruto dos Municípios 2002-2005" (PDF) (in Portuguese). Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística (IBGE). December 19, 2007. Archived from the original (PDF) on October 2, 2008. Retrieved December 17, 2009.