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Brazil Population

Brazil is the largest country in both South America and Latin America, borders Atlantic Ocean to the east. Brazil population in 2022 is estimated to be 215 million, covers country area of 8,515,767 sq km (3,287,956 sq mi), ranks fifth-largest country by area and the seventh most populous country in the world. Its capital is Brasilia, its most populous city is São Paulo and popular cities are Rio de Janeiro, Belo Horizonte, Recife, Porto Alegre, Salvador, Fortaleza and Curitiba.

YearPopulation
196072,179,235
196583,373,533
197095,113,265
1975107,216,209
1980120,694,012
1985135,274,083
1990149,003,225
1995162,019,889
2000174,790,339
2005186,127,108
2010195,713,637
2015204,471,759
2020212,559,409

Brazil population in 1960 is 72,179,235, by 1970 the population is increased by 22,934,030 totaling to 95,113,265, by 1980 the population is increased to 120,694,012, and by 1990 the total increase of 149,003,225 in 30 years from 1960 to 1990 resulting to 149,003,225. From 1990 to 2000, population increased to 174,790,339, and from 2000 to 2010 the population of Brazil increase by 20,923,298 with a change of 11.97 percent and increase of population from 2010 to 2020 by 16,845,772 with a change of 8.61 percent and make up to 212,559,409. Brazil population in 2021 is estimated 214 million.

According to ibge, Brazil is a federation composed of 26 states, one federal district, and the 5570 municipalities. The municipalities of Brazil are administrative divisions of the Brazilian states.

Municipalities and CapitalsPopulation (1991)
in Thousands
Population (2000)Population (2010)
Porto Velho286,471334,585428,527
Rio Branco196,871252,885336,038
Manaus1,010,5441,403,7961,802,014
Boa Vista142,902200,383284,313
Belém1,244,6881,279,8611,393,399
Macapá179,252282,745398,204
Palmas24,261137,045228,332
São Luís695,199868,0471,014,837
Teresina598,411714,583814,230
Fortaleza1,765,7942,138,2342,452,185
Natal606,681709,536803,739
João Pessoa497,306595,429723,515
Recife1,296,9951,421,9931,537,704
Maceió628,241796,842932,748
Aracaju401,676461,083571,149
Salvador2,072,0582,440,8282,675,656
Belo Horizonte2,017,1272,232,7472,375,151
Vitória258,243291,941327,801
Rio de Janeiro5,473,9095,851,9146,320,446
São Paulo9,626,89410,405,86711,253,503
Curitiba1,313,0941,586,8481,751,907
Florianópolis254,941341,781421,240
Porto Alegre1,263,2391,360,0331,409,351
Campo Grande525,463662,534786,797
Cuiabá401,303483,044551,098
Goiânia920,8401,090,7371,302,001
Brasília1,598,4152,043,1692,570,160

Source : worldbank

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