Brazil

Decennial Population

year population est.
1950 53,974,725
1960 72,775,883
1970 96,060,361
1980 121,740,438
1990 149,648,341
2000 174,504,898
2010 195,210,154
2020 211,101,686
2025 217,518,873
2050 231,120,024
2075 217,798,864
2100 194,532,655
source: UN - WPP 2012 Revision (medium).

General Information


Official name Federative Republic of Brazil
Capital Brasilia
Region South America
ISO code BR
Statistical agency IBGE


Administrative units

coderegion
> state
capitalarea in
sq.km.
population
2000-08-01
census
population
2010-08-01
census
population
2014-07-01
estimate
Região Centro-Oeste 1,606,371.8811,636,72814,050,34015,219,608
53Distrito FederalBrasília5,801.942,051,1462,562,9632,852,372
52GoiásGoiânia340,086.855,003,2286,004,0456,523,222
51Mato GrossoCuiabá903,358.042,504,3533,033,9913,224,357
50Mato Grosso do SulCampo Grande357,125.052,078,0012,449,3412,619,657
Região Nordeste 1,554,257.9747,741,71153,078,13756,186,190
27AlagoasMaceió27,767.752,822,6213,120,9223,321,730
29BahiaSalvador564,692.9913,070,25014,021,43215,126,371
23CearáFortaleza148,825.697,430,6618,448,0558,842,791
21MaranhãoSão Luís331,983.335,651,4756,569,6836,850,884
25ParaíbaJoão Pessoa56,439.973,443,8253,766,8343,943,885
26PernambucoRecife98,311.727,918,3448,796,0329,277,727
22PiauíTeresina251,529.272,843,2783,119,0153,194,718
24Rio Grande do NorteNatal52,796.872,776,7823,168,1333,408,510
28SergipeAracaju21,910.381,784,4752,068,0312,219,574
Região Norte 3,853,327.5212,900,70415,865,67817,231,027
12AcreRio Branco152,581.40557,526732,793790,101
16AmapáMacapá142,814.59477,032668,689750,912
13AmazonasManaus1,570,745.732,812,5573,480,9373,873,743
15ParáBelém1,247,689.606,192,3077,588,0788,073,924
11RondôniaPorto Velho237,576.231,379,7871,560,5011,748,531
14RoraimaBoa Vista224,298.98324,397451,227496,936
17TocantinsPalmas277,620.991,157,0981,383,4531,496,880
Região Sudeste 924,512.1272,412,41180,353,72485,115,623
32Espírito SantoVitória46,077.523,097,2323,512,6723,885,049
31Minas GeraisBelo Horizonte586,528.7717,891,49419,595,30920,734,097
33Rio de JaneiroRio de Janeiro43,696.1214,391,28215,993,58316,461,173
35São PauloSão Paulo248,209.7137,032,40341,252,16044,035,304
Região Sul 563,549.1625,107,61627,384,81529,016,114
41ParanáCuritiba199,315.129,563,45810,439,60111,081,692
43Rio Grande do SulPorto Alegre268,887.7010,187,79810,695,53211,207,274
42Santa CatarinaFlorianópolis95,346.345,356,3606,249,6826,727,148
 total 8,514,876.60169,799,170190,732,694202,768,562
source: IBGE , Brazil.
note: Summing the estimated 2014 population of the municipalities of Pará result in a total that is 30,956 higher than what is quoted for Pará as a state (per source). This is due to a judicial decision for Jacareacanga stating the higher number, the estimated real population for Jacareacanga is 10.531.

Agglomerations

namepopulation
2000-08-01
census
population
2010-08-01
census
population
2013-07-01
estimate
population
2014-07-01
estimate
São Paulo17,878,70319,672,58220,775,11420,935,204
Rio de Janeiro10,894,15611,838,75212,064,65812,116,616
Belo Horizonte4,819,2885,413,6275,719,4475,767,414
Porto Alegre3,658,3763,933,0444,114,1374,131,606
Brasília (RIDE)2,952,2763,710,5434,033,9984,118,154
Salvador3,021,5723,574,8043,884,4353,919,864
Recife3,337,5653,688,4283,859,3393,887,261
Fortaleza2,984,6893,610,3793,782,6353,818,380
Curitiba2,726,5563,169,0753,377,6583,414,329
Campinas2,338,1482,798,4773,004,0833,043,217
Goiânia1,639,5162,173,0062,346,6062,384,560
Manaus1,645,8322,106,8662,316,1712,360,491
Belém1,795,5362,100,3192,176,3332,194,766
Grande Vitória1,425,5871,685,3841,857,6191,884,096
Baixada Santista (Santos)1,476,8201,663,0821,765,2771,781,620
Natal1,043,3211,350,8401,454,2631,473,877
Grande São Luís1,070,6881,327,8811,387,9101,403,111
João Pessoa1,019,6461,198,6751,266,9651,282,944
Maceió989,1821,156,2781,235,3071,246,421
Norte/Nordeste Catarinense (Joinville)926,3011,094,5701,171,9981,191,558
Grande Teresina (RIDE)1,008,1981,151,0881,182,9711,189,260
Florianópolis816,3151,012,8311,091,2421,111,702
source: IBGE , Brazil.
note: when the name differs from the main center of a region, the main center is mentioned between brackets; RIDE = Região Integrada de Desenvolvimento

Main cities

namepopulation
2000-08-01
census
population
2010-08-01
census
population
2013-07-01
estimate
population
2014-07-01
estimate
São Paulo10,434,25211,244,36911,821,87311,895,893
Rio de Janeiro5,857,9046,323,0376,429,9236,453,682
Salvador2,443,1072,676,6062,883,6822,902,927
Brasília2,051,1462,562,9632,789,7612,852,372
Fortaleza2,141,4022,447,4092,551,8062,571,896
Belo Horizonte2,238,5262,375,4442,479,1652,491,109
Manaus1,405,8351,802,5251,982,1772,020,301
Curitiba1,587,3151,746,8961,848,9461,864,416
Recife1,422,9051,536,9341,599,5131,608,488
Porto Alegre1,360,5901,409,9391,467,8161,472,482
Belém1,280,6141,392,0311,425,9221,432,844
Goiânia1,093,0071,301,8921,393,5751,412,364
Guarulhos1,072,7171,222,3571,299,2491,312,197
Campinas969,3961,080,9991,144,8621,154,617
São Luís870,0281,011,9431,053,9221,064,197
São Gonçalo891,119999,9011,025,5071,031,903
Maceió797,759932,608996,7331,005,319
Duque de Caxias775,456855,046873,921878,402
Natal712,317803,811853,928862,044
Campo Grande663,621787,204832,352843,120
Teresina715,360814,439836,475840,600
São Bernardo do Campo703,177765,203805,895811,489
Nova Iguaçu920,599795,212804,815806,177
João Pessoa597,934723,514769,607780,738
Santo André649,331673,914704,942707,613
Osasco652,593666,469691,652693,271
São José dos Campos539,313627,544673,255681,036
Jaboatão dos Guararapes581,556644,699675,599680,943
Ribeirão Preto504,923605,114649,556658,059
Uberlândia501,214600,285646,673654,681
Contagem538,017603,048637,961643,476
Sorocaba493,468586,311629,231637,187
Aracaju461,534570,937614,577623,766
Feira de Santana480,949556,756606,139612,000
Cuiabá483,346551,350569,830575,480
Joinville429,604515,250546,981554,601
Juiz de Fora456,796517,872545,942550,710
Londrina447,065506,645537,566543,003
Aparecida de Goiânia336,392455,735500,619511,323
Ananindeua393,569471,744493,976499,776
Niterói459,451487,327494,200495,470
Porto Velho334,661426,558484,992494,013
Campos dos Goytacazes406,989463,545477,208480,648
Belford Roxo434,474469,261477,583479,386
Serra321,181409,324467,318476,428
Caxias do Sul360,419435,482465,304470,223
Vila Velha345,965414,420458,489465,690
Florianópolis342,315421,203453,285461,524
São João de Meriti449,476459,356460,799460,711
Mauá363,392417,281444,136448,776
Macapá283,308397,913437,256446,757
São José do Rio Preto358,523408,435434,039438,354
Santos417,983419,757433,153433,565
Mogi das Cruzes330,241387,241414,907419,839
Betim306,675377,547406,474412,003
Diadema357,064386,039406,718409,613
Campina Grande355,331385,276400,002402,912
Jundiaí323,397370,251393,920397,965
Maringá288,653357,117385,753391,698
Montes Claros306,947361,971385,898390,212
Carapicuíba344,596369,908387,788390,073
Olinda367,902375,559388,127388,821
Piracicaba329,158364,872385,287388,412
Cariacica324,285348,933375,974378,915
Bauru316,064344,039362,062364,562
Rio Branco253,059335,796357,194363,928
Anápolis288,085335,032357,402361,991
São Vicente303,551332,424350,465353,040
Vitória292,304325,453348,268352,104
Caucaia250,479324,738344,936349,526
Itaquaquecetuba272,942321,854344,558348,739
Caruaru253,634314,951337,416342,328
Pelotas323,158327,778341,180342,053
Vitória da Conquista262,494306,374336,987340,199
Canoas306,093324,025338,531339,979
Franca287,737318,785336,734339,461
Ponta Grossa273,616311,697331,084334,535
Blumenau261,808309,214329,082334,002
Petrolina218,538294,081319,893326,017
Paulista262,237300,611316,714319,769
Ribeirão das Neves246,846296,376315,819319,310
Uberaba252,051296,000315,360318,813
Boa Vista200,568284,258308,996314,900
Cascavel245,369286,172305,615309,259
Guarujá264,812290,607306,683308,989
Taubaté244,165278,724296,431299,423
Petrópolis286,537296,044297,888298,017
Limeira249,046276,010291,748294,128
Praia Grande193,582260,769287,967293,695
São José dos Pinhais204,316263,488287,792292,934
Santarém262,538294,774288,462290,521
Mossoró213,841259,886280,314284,288
Suzano228,690262,568279,520282,441
Camaçari161,727242,984275,575281,413
Governador Valadares247,131263,594275,568276,995
Santa Maria243,611261,027273,489274,838
Gravataí232,629255,762269,022270,689
Taboão da Serra197,644244,719264,352268,321
Várzea Grande215,298252,709262,880265,775
Palmas137,355228,297257,904265,409
Juazeiro do Norte212,133249,936261,289263,704
Foz do Iguaçu258,543256,081263,508263,647
Sumaré196,723241,437258,556262,308
Volta Redonda242,063257,996261,522262,259
Barueri208,281240,656256,756259,555
Embu das Artes207,663240,007256,247259,053
Marabá168,020233,462251,885257,062
Ipatinga212,496239,177253,098255,266
Imperatriz230,566247,553251,468252,320
Viamão227,429239,234250,028251,033
source: IBGE, Brazil.