People [1]

People

Population 209,469,333 (2018)
Population Growth Rate 0.784 annual % (2018)
Age Dependency Ratio 43.383 % of working-age population (2018)
Urban Population 86.569 % of total (2018)
Infant Mortality Rate 12.8 per 1,000 live births (2018)
Life Expectancy at Birth 75.672 years (2018)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2018)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 577.943 billion kWh (2017) #8
Consumption 516.215 billion kWh (2017) #7
Exports 0.156 billion kWh (2017) #81
Imports 36.511 billion kWh (2017) #3
Renewable Electricity Generation 462.654 billion kWh (2017) #3

Oil

Ranking
Production 3,427.784 thousand bbl/day (2018) #9
Consumption 3,060.521 thousand bbl/day (2018) #7
Exports (Refined) [3] 397.1 thousand bbl/day (2013) #23
Imports (Refined) [3] 394.4 thousand bbl/day (2013) #25
Proved Reserves (Crude) 12.835 billion bbl (2019) #15

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 1,416.733 billion cu ft (2017) #27
Consumption (Dry) 1,212.94 billion cu ft (2017) #28
Exports (Dry) 4.751 billion cu ft (2017) #48
Imports (Dry) 371.198 billion cu ft (2017) #26
Proved Reserves 13.063 trillion cu ft (2019) #35

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 4,093 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 207,046,810 (2018 est.)
Highways 2,000,000 km (2018)
Internet Users 122,841,218 (2016 est.)
Railways 29,850 km (2014)
Telephones 38,311,930 (2018 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationEastern South America, bordering the Atlantic Ocean
Total Area8,515,770 sq. km
Land Area8,358,140 sq. km
Water Area157,630 sq. km
Coastline7,491 km
Climatemostly tropical, but temperate in south
Terrainmostly flat to rolling lowlands in north; some plains, hills, mountains, and narrow coastal belt
Lowest PointAtlantic Ocean 0 m
Highest Point Pico da Neblina 2,994 m

Sources

  1. The World Bank Date Accessed: 9/6/2019
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 5/9/2020