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 do PeraltaPousada do Peralta
Bonito
Located 1 km from Bonito town centre, Pousada do Peralta is 6 km from the bathing facilities on Formoso River. It features an outdoor pool, garden and tour desk. Wi-Fi is free... view more
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R$ 150
Hotel Rota dos VentosRota dos Ventos
Barra Grande
Located 60 metres from Barra Grande Beach, Rota dos Ventos offers a daily breakfast, free Wi-Fi and free parking. Restaurants, bars and shops can be found in Barra Grande centre, 200 metres away... view more
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R$ 178
Hotel Hotel do TeatroHotel do Teatro

Ouro Preto
Located in Ouro Preto historical centre, this colonial-style hotel is just 10 metres from Teatro Municipal Casa da Ópera theatre. It offers a restaurant, a tour desk and 24-hour reception. Wi-Fi and parking are free... view more
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R$ 325
Hotel Hotel ModenaHotel Modena

São José dos Campos
Hotel Modena is conveniently located in São José dos Campos city centre, providing free Wi-Fi and parking, and a 24-hour front desk. São José dos Campos bus station is 10 km away. The rooms at Hotel Modena are bright and airy, featuring simple..... view more
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R$ 99
Hotel Hotel Cabreuva ResortHotel Cabreuva Resort

Cabreúva
Surrounded by nature, Cabreúva Resort offers many leisure options, such as climbing, hiking, obstacle courses and a swimming pool with a sun deck and panoramic Serra do Japi Mountain views... view more
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R$ 648
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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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