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United nations methodology considers Brazil a country
with a high human development index.



8.0
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Source: IBGE
Profile

official name: Federal Republic of Brazil. nationality: Brazilian.
national date: September 7th. official language: portuguese.
Capital: Brasília. predominant religion: christians
Local time: -3 in relation to Greenwich (catholics, 64,6% of population;
(Brasília). protestants, 22,2%; others, 3,2%).
government: presidential republic. ethnic groups: whites (47,7%), pardos
administrative division: 26 States and mixed (43.1%), blacks (7,6%) and yellow
one Federal District. (1,1%).
Currency: the real (R$). economically active population:
Climate: equatorial, tropical, tropical 100.2 million.
high-altitude, atlantic tropical, subtropical, per capita gnp: US$ 12,594 (2011).
semi-arid. installed computers and internet users:
Largest cities (inhabitants in urban 94.2 million.
agglomerations): São Paulo (20 million), Mobile telephony: 261.8 million of
Rio de Janeiro (12 million), Belo Horizonte subscribers.
(4.9 million), Fortaleza (3.7 million) and regular telephony: 44.3 million of
Salvador (3.6 million). subscribers.

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