Brazil: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: -14.29231 / longitude: -51.30859

General information


The price for a Big Mac in this country is 22.90R$ (corresponding to $4.25 USD). The currency ISO code is BRL and the currency symbol is R$. It is ranked 12# in the world with a GDP of $1,608,981,456,325 USD in 2021.


Well known national dishes are: Feijoada. This nation has UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Historic Town of Ouro Preto, Historic Centre of the Town of Olinda, Historic Centre of Salvador de Bahia, Sanctuary of Bom Jesus do Congonhas, Iguaçu National Park.


8,515,767 km² make up the entire country, a postcode system is employed and the key cities are: Curitiba, São Paulo, Fortaleza, Joinville, Recife. This nation's capital is Brasília and the country shares a border with Argentina, Bolivia, Colombia, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela. The inhabitants speak the following languages: Portuguese.


The inhabitants attend school for 16 years (tertiary education included). Well known universities are: University of São Paulo, University of Campinas, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo State University, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul.


In this country, the median age is 33.20 years and the birth growth rate is around 0.64%. This country represents 2.77% of the world's population with about 206,812,000 individuals.

Good to know

For more information about this country, check The ISO code is BR, telephone numbers begin with +55, the country's websites have the domain name ".br"


ISO code BR
Capital Brasília
Population 206,812,000
World percentage 2.77%
Median age 33.20 years
Population growth rate 0.64%
Main cities
Spoken languages Portuguese
GDP (2021) $1,608,981,456,325
GDP position #12
Big Mac local price 22.90R$
Big Mac USD price $4.25
Currency code BRL
Currency symbol R$
School life expectancy 16 years
National dish Feijoada
TLD .br
Phone prefix +55

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