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General Information

Name of country: Brazil
Position: 10 00 S, 55 00 W
Time zone: - 03:00 / - 05:00
Area: 8,511,965 kmq
Type of government: federal republic
Capital: Brasilia

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Demographic Information

Resident population: 174,468,000 (July 2001)
Rate of population growth: 0.91% (2001)
Languages spoken: Catalan, English, French, Portuguese, Spanish


GDP: $ 1,130 Mld (2000)
GDP growth rate: 4.2% (2000)
GDP per capita: $ 6,500 (2000)
Annual rate of inflation: 6% (2000)
Currency: real (BRL) - currency converter
Exports: $ 55,1 Bn (f.o.b., 2000)
Imports: $ 55.8 Bn (f.o.b., 2000)


Internet ccTLD: .br - Registration Authority
Resident population online: 11,9 M (2001)
% of total resident population online: 6,82%
% of total worldwide population online: 2,08%
Principal country-relevant search engines and Directories: Altavista Brasil, Google Brasil, Achei, Aonde, Boibao, Buscador UOL, Mosaic FX, Todo Br, Yahoo! Brasil, ODP Brazil, MSN Br, Internets: Brazil, Br5.net

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Resources ╗ Globalization guide ╗ Countries ╗ Brazil

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