Demographics of Brazil

Source UN (World Population Prospects 2019)
Date30 Oct 2021

As of 2021, the population of Brazil is projected at 213.99 million, up by 0.67% compared with 212.56 million in 2020. Brazil is ranked 6th in terms of population and 144th in terms of population growth rate.

There are 2.82 million births in Brazil in 2021. That is 7,737 per day, which is ranked 10th. The crude birth rate is 13.21 per 1000 people. There are 1.43 million deaths in Brazil in 2021. That is 3,925 per day, which is ranked 8th. The crude death rate is 6.7 per 1000 people.

187.97 million people are living in urban areas, which is 87.32% of Brazil population. Brazil is ranked 44th in terms of urbanization.

The Sex Ratio in Brazil in 2021 is 96.52 males per 100 females. There are 105.10 million males and 108.89 million females in Brazil. The percentage of female population is 50.89% compare to 49.11% male population. Brazil has 3.8 million more females than males. Brazil is at 54th position out of 201 countries/territories in terms of female to male ratio.

  • Population
  • Growth rate

Brazil population

Year Population Growth (%)
195053,974,728-
195562,533,9202.94
196072,179,2352.93
196583,373,5332.85
197095,113,2652.55
1975107,216,2092.40
1980120,694,0122.39
1985135,274,0832.18
1990149,003,2251.83
1995162,019,8891.62
2000174,790,3391.43
2005186,127,1081.15
2010195,713,6370.94
2015204,471,7590.84
2016206,163,0560.83
2017207,833,8250.81
2018209,469,3200.79
2019211,049,5190.75
2020212,559,4090.72
2021213,993,4410.67
  • Total
  • Crude

Brazil death and birth rate

Year Total Crude(per 1000)
DeathBirthCrude deathCrude birth
1950882,5742,439,82016.0744.38
1955928,7412,712,54014.8143.31
1960967,6383,064,66913.3542.28
1965977,5603,288,40011.7239.45
1970966,6453,339,01010.1635.12
1975980,5953,528,7139.1232.80
19801,018,5853,857,7918.4231.88
19851,035,4483,894,1017.6628.84
19901,035,3643,702,7056.9524.84
19951,049,3223,639,2206.4722.42
20001,080,9663,513,8826.1920.12
20051,122,2943,206,2946.0417.24
20101,182,7923,001,1936.0415.33
20151,277,7382,960,4216.2514.47
20201,404,6232,859,1356.6113.46
20211,432,7572,823,9156.7013.21
  • Population
  • Urbanization

Urban and rural population of Brazil

Year Population Urbanization
UrbanRuralgrowth rate (%)Urban (%)
195019,517,26234,457,467-36.160
195525,688,83336,880,3635.5041.057
196033,315,58838,891,9665.2846.139
196542,615,16840,882,8524.8851.037
197053,295,88242,030,9114.3855.909
197565,415,99542,196,1054.0760.789
198079,320,27941,839,4823.8365.468
198594,786,79340,889,4883.4369.862
1990110,404,02838,948,1172.9073.922
1995125,958,21636,338,3962.5677.610
2000142,319,50732,968,0802.3481.192
2005154,831,64032,085,7211.5682.834
2010165,969,01830,827,2511.3384.335
2015176,653,70029,308,4081.1885.770
2020186,217,07027,645,9760.9887.073
2021187,973,65727,304,2430.9487.317
  • Population pyramid
  • Gender ratio

Brazil population by Age Group (2011)

Age group Male Female Total M per 100 F
PersonsShare (%)
00-04 7,357,796 7,027,050 14,384,846 6.72 104.707
05-09 7,456,918 7,126,488 14,583,406 6.81 104.637
10-14 7,550,011 7,244,662 14,794,673 6.91 104.215
15-19 8,110,694 7,827,868 15,938,562 7.45 103.613
20-24 8,630,334 8,410,568 17,040,902 7.96 102.613
25-29 8,545,239 8,422,470 16,967,709 7.93 101.458
30-34 8,527,760 8,521,433 17,049,193 7.97 100.074
35-39 8,628,239 8,760,423 17,388,662 8.13 98.491
40-44 7,883,568 8,132,066 16,015,634 7.48 96.944
45-49 6,847,639 7,200,678 14,048,317 6.56 95.097
50-54 6,223,723 6,702,387 12,926,110 6.04 92.858
55-59 5,610,465 6,201,004 11,811,469 5.52 90.477
60-64 4,566,761 5,208,876 9,775,637 4.57 87.673
65-69 3,513,983 4,177,228 7,691,211 3.59 84.122
70-74 2,463,832 3,095,642 5,559,474 2.60 79.590
75-79 1,547,671 2,094,831 3,642,502 1.70 73.880
80-84 951,967 1,433,630 2,385,597 1.11 66.403
85-89 458,745 800,625 1,259,370 0.59 57.298
90-94 176,288 375,348 551,636 0.26 46.967
95-99 43,581 111,146 154,727 0.07 39.211
100+ 6,302 17,502 23,804 0.01 36.007
Total 105,101,516 108,891,925 213,993,441 96.519