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Brazil review: 53 facts and highlights

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Brazil

How does Brazil compare to the average?

  • Overall life expectancy at birth
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    74.3 yearsvs72.41 years
  • Life expectancy at birth for females
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    78 yearsvs75.01 years
  • Forests
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    61.9%vs31.12%
  • Population
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    210.15 millionvs26.31 million
  • Percentage of internet users
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    59.7%vs49.73%
  • Population with access to improved water sources
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    98.1%vs88.77%
  • Electrification rate
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    100%vs81.74%
  • Life expectancy at birth for males
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    70.7 yearsvs69.94 years

COVID-19 statistics

1.COVID-19 confirmed cases (total)

2733677

Updated on Mon Aug 03 2020
The total number of COVID-19 (coronavirus) confirmed cases. Source: worldometers.info
2.COVID-19 patients recovered

1884051

Updated on Mon Aug 03 2020
The number of patients diagnosed with COVID-19 (coronavirus) that have successfully recovered from the disease. Source: worldometers.info
3.COVID-19 deaths (total)

94130

Updated on Mon Aug 03 2020
The total number of deaths caused by COVID-19 (coronavirus). Source: worldometers.info
4.COVID-19 new cases (total)

0

Updated on Mon Aug 03 2020
The total number of new COVID-19 (coronavirus) cases according to the last official status report. Source: worldometers.info
5.COVID-19 new deaths

0

Updated on Mon Aug 03 2020
The number of new deaths caused by COVID-19 (coronavirus), according to the last official status report. Source: worldometers.info
6.COVID-19 patients in critical condition

8318

Updated on Mon Aug 03 2020
The number of patients diagnosed with COVID-19 (coronavirus) that are currently in critical condition. Source: worldometers.info

Geography

1.forests

61.9%

The percentage of land covered by forests. Forests have a key role in removing pollutants and cleansing the air.
2.agricultural land

32.9%

The percentage of land dedicated to agricultural use, including arable land, permanent crops, and permanent pasture.
3.coastline

7 491 km

The total length of the border between the land area and the sea, including the country’s islands.
4.total water area

157 630 km²

The country’s total water area, summing up all inland waters: lakes, rivers, reservoirs, wetlands, etc.
5.total land area

8 358 140 km²

The country’s total land area (excluding inland and sea waters). To get a better idea of how large the country is, you can compare it with a soccer field, which has 0.007km².
6.total surface

8 515 770 km²

It can be nice to live in big cities or countries, as a larger space may offer more options for residents and visitors.

Demographics

1.overall life expectancy at birth

74.3 years

The average life expectancy at birth is the number of years that the population of a country is expected to live. This metric reflects the overall quality of life.
2.life expectancy at birth for females

78 years

The average life expectancy at birth for the country’s female population.
3.population

210.15 million

Populous cities or countries usually offer better employment opportunities because of their large economies. Big cities attract companies and business investment, and are usually important cultural centers and research hubs. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.
4.life expectancy at birth for males

70.7 years

The average life expectancy at birth for the country’s male population.
5.population density

25 people/km²

Population density shows how cramped or spread out inhabitants are. Cities or countries with high population densities can be considered overpopulated, which can be a problem if the infrastructure is underdeveloped. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.
6.median age of female population

33.3 years

Generally, a lower median age is considered better because a younger population is healthier. However, countries with an extremely low median age are often facing socio-economic problems, especially poverty.

Economy

1.unemployment rate

12.8%

Low unemployment rate indicates better career opportunities and economic growth. Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official stats, 2020.
2.youth unemployment rate

28.5%

The number of young people with ages between 15-24 who are unemployed during a specific year. The youth unemployment rate is calculated as a percent of the total youth labor force.
3.GDP per capita

16 662.00$

The GDP per capita is calculated by dividing the total GDP by the number of people living in the country. A higher GDP per capita indicates a superior standard of living.
4.public debt

84% of GDP

Also known as government debt or national debt, public debt refers to the sum of all government borrowings owed to lenders within the country.
5.youth unemployment rate for males

25.3%

The percent of the total labor force comprised of young males (ages 15-24) who are unemployed during a specific year.
6.health expenditures

11.77% of GDP

The total amount of public and private health expenditure on medical and paramedical services.

Infrastructure

1.percentage of internet users

59.7%

The percentage of the country’s population using the internet.
2.electrification rate

100%

The share of the population with access to electricity, in both rural and urban environments.
3.railway network

29 850km

The total length of the country’s railway network.
4.roadways

2 000 000 km

The total length of the country’s paved and unpaved roads.
5.number of airports

4093

The presence and number of airports shows how good is connection of city with different international destinations and its international accessibility. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.
6.inland waterways

50 000 km

The total length of the navigable inland bodies of water.

Quality of living

1.adult obesity rate

22.1%

The percentage of adults considered obese. An obese adult has a Body Mass Index (BMI) equal to or greater than 30. Obesity is a public health problem and increases the risk of chronic diseases.
2.has public health care
Brazil
Public health care is more affordable for an average citizen and usually guaranteed for everyone. Source: city's official website, 2020.
3.population with access to improved water sources

98.1%

The percentage of the country’s population with access to improved drinking water sources, such as piped water or protected wells.
4.hospital beds per 1,000 inhabitants

2.2

Countries or cities with a higher number of hospital beds per 1,000 inhabitants usually have well-developed health care systems. Source: , 2020
5.physicians per 1,000 people

2.15/1000

The number of physicians (generalist and specialist medical doctors) per 1,000 people. According to the World Health Organization, there should be more than 2.3 health workers per 1,000 people in order to cover the primary healthcare needs.
6.population below the poverty line

4.2%

The percentage of the country’s population living below the poverty line, as reported by official statistics.

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