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
2030 222,748,294
2040 229,402,979
2050 231,120,024
2060 228,378,229
2070 221,982,849
2080 213,198,651
2090 203,635,642
2100 194,532,655
source: UN - WPP 2012 Revision (medium).

General Information


Official name Federative Republic of Brazil
Official name [native] República Federativa do Brasil (a) «Portuguese»
Capital Brasilia
Capital [native] Brasília «Portuguese»
Region South America
ISO code BR
Statistical agency IBGE

Name in Chinese 巴西联邦共和国
Name in Arabic الجمهورية الاتحادية البرازيلية
Name in Spanish la República Federativa del Brasil
Name in Russian Федеративная Республика Бразилия
Name in French la République fédérative du Brésil

Administrative units

coderegion
state
capitalarea (sq.km.)population
2000-08-01
census
population
2010-08-01
census
population
2013-07-01
estimate
Região Centro-Oeste 1,606,371.8811,636,72814,050,34014,993,191
53Distrito FederalBrasília5,801.942,051,1462,562,9632,789,761
52GoiásGoiânia340,086.855,003,2286,004,0456,434,048
51Mato GrossoCuiabá903,358.042,504,3533,033,9913,182,113
50Mato Grosso do SulCampo Grande357,125.052,078,0012,449,3412,587,269
Região Nordeste 1,554,257.9747,741,71153,078,13755,794,707
27AlagoasMaceió27,767.752,822,6213,120,9223,300,935
29BahiaSalvador564,692.9913,070,25014,021,43215,044,137
23CearáFortaleza148,825.697,430,6618,448,0558,778,576
21MaranhãoSão Luís331,983.335,651,4756,569,6836,794,301
25ParaíbaJoão Pessoa56,439.973,443,8253,766,8343,914,421
26PernambucoRecife98,311.727,918,3448,796,0329,208,550
22PiauíTeresina251,529.272,843,2783,119,0153,184,166
24Rio Grande do NorteNatal52,796.872,776,7823,168,1333,373,959
28SergipeAracaju21,910.381,784,4752,068,0312,195,662
Região Norte 3,853,327.5212,900,70415,865,67816,983,484
12AcreRio Branco152,581.40557,526732,793776,463
16AmapáMacapá142,814.59477,032668,689734,996
13AmazonasManaus1,570,745.732,812,5573,480,9373,807,921
15ParáBelém1,247,689.606,192,3077,588,0787,969,654
11RondôniaPorto Velho237,576.231,379,7871,560,5011,728,214
14RoraimaBoa Vista224,298.98324,397451,227488,072
17TocantinsPalmas277,620.991,157,0981,383,4531,478,164
Região Sudeste 924,512.1272,412,41180,353,72484,465,570
32Espírito SantoVitória46,077.523,097,2323,512,6723,839,366
31Minas GeraisBelo Horizonte586,528.7717,891,49419,595,30920,593,356
33Rio de JaneiroRio de Janeiro43,696.1214,391,28215,993,58316,369,179
35São PauloSão Paulo248,209.7137,032,40341,252,16043,663,669
Região Sul 563,549.1625,107,61627,384,81528,795,762
41ParanáCuritiba199,315.129,563,45810,439,60110,997,465
43Rio Grande do SulPorto Alegre268,887.7010,187,79810,695,53211,164,043
42Santa CatarinaFlorianópolis95,346.345,356,3606,249,6826,634,254
 total 8,514,876.60169,799,170190,732,694201,032,714
source: IBGE , Brazil.
note: Summing the estimated population of the municipalities of Pará result in a total that is 30,075 higher than what is quoted for Pará as a state (per source).

Agglomerations

namepopulation
2000-08-01
census
population
2010-08-01
census
population
2013-07-01
estimate
São Paulo17,878,70319,672,58220,775,114
Rio de Janeiro10,894,15611,838,75212,064,658
Belo Horizonte4,819,2885,413,6275,719,447
Porto Alegre3,658,3763,933,0444,114,137
Brasília (RIDE)2,952,2763,710,5434,033,998
Salvador3,021,5723,574,8043,884,435
Recife3,337,5653,688,4283,859,339
Fortaleza2,984,6893,610,3793,782,635
Curitiba2,726,5563,169,0753,377,658
Campinas2,338,1482,798,4773,004,083
Goiânia1,639,5162,173,0062,346,606
Manaus1,645,8322,106,3222,316,171
Belém1,795,5362,100,3192,176,333
Grande Vitória1,425,5871,685,3841,857,619
Baixada Santista (Santos)1,476,8201,663,0821,765,277
Natal1,043,3211,350,8401,454,263
Grande São Luís1,070,6881,327,8811,387,910
João Pessoa1,019,6461,198,6751,266,965
Maceió989,1821,156,2781,235,307
Grande Teresina (RIDE)1,008,1981,151,0881,182,971
Norte/Nordeste Catarinense (Joinville)926,3011,094,5701,171,998
Florianópolis816,3151,012,8311,091,242
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
São Paulo10,434,25211,244,36911,821,873
Rio de Janeiro5,857,9046,323,0376,429,923
Salvador2,443,1072,676,6062,883,682
Brasília2,051,1462,562,9632,789,761
Fortaleza2,141,4022,447,4092,551,806
Belo Horizonte2,238,5262,375,4442,479,165
Manaus1,405,8351,802,5251,982,177
Curitiba1,587,3151,746,8961,848,946
Recife1,422,9051,536,9341,599,513
Porto Alegre1,360,5901,409,9391,467,816
Belém1,280,6141,392,0311,425,922
Goiânia1,093,0071,301,8921,393,575
Guarulhos1,072,7171,222,3571,299,249
Campinas969,3961,080,9991,144,862
São Luís870,0281,011,9431,053,922
São Gonçalo891,119999,9011,025,507
Maceió797,759932,608996,733
Duque de Caxias775,456855,046873,921
Natal712,317803,811853,928
Teresina715,360814,439836,475
Campo Grande663,621787,204832,352
São Bernardo do Campo703,177765,203805,895
Nova Iguaçu920,599795,212804,815
João Pessoa597,934723,514769,607
Santo André649,331673,914704,942
Osasco652,593666,469691,652
Jaboatão dos Guararapes581,556644,699675,599
São José dos Campos539,313627,544673,255
Ribeirão Preto504,923605,114649,556
Uberlândia501,214600,285646,673
Contagem538,017603,048637,961
Sorocaba493,468586,311629,231
Aracaju461,534570,937614,577
Feira de Santana480,949556,756606,139
Cuiabá483,346551,350569,830
Joinville429,604515,250546,981
Juiz de Fora456,796517,872545,942
Londrina447,065506,645537,566
Aparecida de Goiânia336,392455,735500,619
Niterói459,451487,327494,200
Ananindeua393,569471,744493,976
Porto Velho334,661426,558484,992
Belford Roxo434,474469,261477,583
Campos dos Goytacazes406,989463,545477,208
Serra321,181409,324467,318
Caxias do Sul360,419435,482465,304
São João de Meriti449,476459,356460,799
Vila Velha345,965414,420458,489
Florianópolis342,315421,203453,285
Mauá363,392417,281444,136
Macapá283,308397,913437,256
São José do Rio Preto358,523408,435434,039
Santos417,983419,757433,153
Mogi das Cruzes330,241387,241414,907
Diadema357,064386,039406,718
Betim306,675377,547406,474
Campina Grande355,331385,276400,002
Jundiaí323,397370,251393,920
Olinda367,902375,559388,127
Carapicuíba344,596369,908387,788
Montes Claros306,947361,971385,898
Maringá288,653357,117385,753
Piracicaba329,158364,872385,287
Cariacica324,285348,933375,974
Bauru316,064344,039362,062
Anápolis288,085335,032357,402
Rio Branco253,059335,796357,194
São Vicente303,551332,424350,465
Vitória292,304325,453348,268
Caucaia250,479324,738344,936
Itaquaquecetuba272,942321,854344,558
Pelotas323,158327,778341,180
Canoas306,093324,025338,531
Caruaru253,634314,951337,416
Vitória da Conquista262,494306,374336,987
Franca287,737318,785336,734
Ponta Grossa273,616311,697331,084
Blumenau261,808309,214329,082
Petrolina218,538294,081319,893
Paulista262,237300,611316,714
Ribeirão das Neves246,846296,376315,819
Uberaba252,051296,000315,360
Boa Vista200,568284,258308,996
Guarujá264,812290,607306,683
Cascavel245,369286,172305,615
Petrópolis286,537296,044297,888
Taubaté244,165278,724296,431
Limeira249,046276,010291,748
Santarém262,538294,774288,462
Praia Grande193,582260,769287,967
São José dos Pinhais204,316263,488287,792
Mossoró213,841259,886280,314
Suzano228,690262,568279,520
Camaçari161,727242,984275,575
Governador Valadares247,131263,594275,568
Santa Maria243,611261,027273,489
Gravataí232,629255,762269,022
Taboão da Serra197,644244,719264,352
Foz do Iguaçu258,543256,081263,508
Várzea Grande215,298252,709262,880
Volta Redonda242,063257,996261,522
Juazeiro do Norte212,133249,936261,289
Sumaré196,723241,437258,556
Palmas137,355228,297257,904
Barueri208,281240,656256,756
Embu das Artes207,663240,007256,247
Ipatinga212,496239,177253,098
Marabá168,020233,462251,885
Imperatriz230,566247,553251,468
Viamão227,429239,234250,028
source: IBGE, Brazil.