Brazil

Major cities : São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, Salvador, Bahia, Brasília (Capital) and Fortaleza.
Available Information : Head of state, Religion, Number of inhabitants, Area, Gross domestic product, Inflation, Map, Hotel, Weather and Climate.

Brazil Information

ISO 3166-1BR - BRA - 076
NATO country codeBR - BRA
FIPS 10-4 codeBR
IOC CodeBRA
Continent /
Brazil CapitalBrasília
Name of the inhabitantsBrazilian
Brazil National anthemHino Nacional Brasileiro
Brazil National Day7 September
Brazil Currency Brazilian real (BRL)
Brazil 20 %
Brazil Calling code+55
Brazil Country domain code .br
Brazil Vehicle registration plateBR
Traveling direction Right
Time zone UTC -4:00, -3:00, -2:00
International organizationUnited Nations
Mercosur
Union of South American Nations
Andean Community of Nations
Community of Portuguese Language Countries
G15
G20
Group of 77

Brazil Head of state

President of the RepublicDilma Rousseff (2011)
Vice-President of the RepublicMichel Temer (2011)

Brazil Religion

  1. Catholicism 80 %
  2. Other 20 %

Brazil Data

City5,570
Area8,547,906 km² (3,300,365 sq mi)
Number of inhabitants191,870,000 inhabitants (2008) Chart
Population Density 22.4 /km² (58.1 /sq mi)
Length of coastline7,491 km
Perimeter22,721 km
Life expectancy72.9 Year (2010)
Average years of schooling 7.2 Year (2010)
Human Development Index 0.699 (2010)
Gross domestic product1,252 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
Annual change: 4.2 %
6,523 US$ per capita
Gross domestic product (PPP)1,912 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
9,966 US$ per capita
Inflation4.1 % (2008) Chart
Credit rating
  • Standard & Poor's: BBB- (Stable, 24 march 2014)
  • Fitch: BBB (Stable, 21 november 2011)
  • Moody's: Baa2 (Stable, 5 august 2011)
  • Dagong: A- (Stable, 11 july 2010)

Brazil Natural resource

List of major natural resources classified by importance.
  1. Petroleum
  2. Bauxite
  3. Nickel
  4. Timber
  5. Uranium
  6. Gold
  7. Tin
  8. Manganese
  9. Iron
  10. Platinum
  11. Rare earth elements
  12. Phosphate
  13. Hydroelectricity

Brazil Agriculture

Listing of major crops and products starting with the most important.
  1. Wheat
  2. Corn
  3. Citrus
  4. Sugarcane
  5. Coffee
  6. Soybeans
  7. Rice
  8. Beef
  9. Cocoa

Brazil Border

  1. Bolivia Bolivia 3,400 km
  2. Venezuela Venezuela 2,200 km
  3. Colombia Colombia 1,643 km
  4. Guyana Guyana 1,605 km
  5. Peru Peru 1,560 km
  6. Paraguay Paraguay 1,290 km
  7. Argentina Argentina 1,224 km
  8. Uruguay Uruguay 985 km
  9. France France 730 km
  10. Suriname Suriname 593 km

Brazil Map

Brazil Climate

  1. Tropical savanna climate 52 %
  2. Humid subtropical climate 34 %
  3. Monsoon 4.5 %
  4. Semi-arid climate 3.8 %
  5. Tropical rainforest climate 3.6 %
  6. Oceanic climate 2.2 %

Brazil Weather (Brasília)

Brazil Electricity

Voltage127 V, 220 V
Frequency60 Hz
Power plugPower plug : C Power plug : N
Power socketPower socket : N

Airport Brazil

São Paulo–Guarulhos International AirportCongonhas-São Paulo AirportBrasília International Airport
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International AirportTancredo Neves International AirportSantos Dumont Airport
Deputado Luís Eduardo Magalhães International AirportSalgado Filho International AirportViracopos International Airport

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Brazil Hotel

Hotel Pousada Atlântico CentroPousada Atlântico Centro
Fortaleza
This guest house is located half a block from Monsenhor Tabosa Avenue, where guests find a large number of clothing and shoe shops. It offers breakfast, free Wi-Fi and free parking... view more
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R$ 89
Hotel Pousada PlazaPousada Plaza
Búzios
This guesthouse is only 50 metres from Praia da Armação Beach and 3 metres from Rua das Pedras Street, with its popular bars and restaurants. It offers air-conditioned rooms and free Wi-Fi... view more
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R$ 220
Hotel Studios do BarãoStudios do Barão
Praia do Rosa
Just 400 metres from Rosa Beach in Imbituba, Studios do Barão features barbecue facilities and a pool with sunloungers. Surrounded by gardens, it offers a daily buffet breakfast and free Wi-Fi... view more
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R$ 250
Hotel Café Rio HostelCafé Rio Hostel
Rio de Janeiro
Café Rio Hostel offers private and shared accommodation in a historical building, located in Rio de Janeiro’s Laranjeiras district, 200 metres from bars and restaurants. Flamengo Metro Station is 2.5 km away... view more
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R$ 65
Hotel Pousada MuriciPousada Murici
Barreirinhas
Pousada Murici features accommodation with balcony, internet and free private parking. It is located at the Preguiças River, offering a river beach and the centre of Barreirinhas is 700 metres away... view more
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R$ 128
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Nuclear power station Brazil

Angra Nuclear Power Plant  

Brazil Olympic Games

SummerParticipation : 20Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 20254691
WinterParticipation : 6Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0000
TotalParticipation : 26Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 20254691
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