Facts About Brazil

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Facts About Brazil

Brazil is located in Eastern South America, bordering the Atlantic Ocean.

  • Language: Official language is Portuguese

  • Currency: Real (pleural is Reais)

  • Population: 198,739,269

  • Land Size: 8,514,877 square kilometers

  • Capital: Brasilia

  • Borders:
    Brazil has borders with Argentina, Bolivia, Colombia, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, and Venezuela.

  • Industries:
    textiles, shoes, chemicals, cement, lumber, iron ore, tin, steel, aircraft, motor vehicles and parts, other machinery and equipment. Agriculture: Coffee, soybeans, wheat, rice, sugarcane, cocoa, citrus; beef

  • Land divisions:
    26 states and 1 federal district*: Acre, Alagoas, Amapa, Amazonas, Bahia, Ceara, Distrito Federal*, Espirito Santo, Goias, Maranhao, Mato Grosso, Mato Grosso do Sul, Minas Gerais, Para, Paraiba, Parana, Pernambuco, Piaui, Rio de Janeiro, Rio Grande do Norte, Rio Grande do Sul, Rondonia, Roraima, Santa Catarina, Sao Paulo, Sergipe, Tocantins

  • Major Cities: Top ten:
    Sao Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, Salvador, Belo Horizonte, Fortaleza, Brasilia, Curitiba, Recife, Porto Alegre, and Manaus.

    Top Tourist Attractions in Rio de Janeiro
    Christ the Redeemer
    Sugarloaf Mountain
    Maracana Stadium

    To find Brazil tourist visa application and information, go to Direct-PassportVisas.com

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