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Brazil

Brazil Cities Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Cities larger than the capital Sao Paulo City , Rio de Janeiro , Salvador (by city proper) ; Sao Paulo City , Rio de Janeiro , Belo Horizonte , Recife , Porto Alegre and Fortaleza (by metropolitan population) ; 2014
Rate of urbanization 1.8% 2011 104th out of 225
Slum population 44.95 million 2009 4th out of 49
Slum population per thousand people 232.3 2009 14th out of 49
Slum population proportion 26.9% 2009 39th out of 49
Urban areas over 1,000,000 21 2013 4th out of 139
Urban areas over 1,000,000 per million people 0.104 2013 38th out of 137
Urban areas over 2,000,000 12 2013 4th out of 139
Urban areas over 2,000,000 per million people 0.0597 2013 29th out of 137
Urban areas over 500,000 34 2013 5th out of 139
Urban areas over 500,000 per million people 0.169 2013 66th out of 137
Urban population 90,477 2030 40th out of 223
Urban population per thousand people 4.3e-07 2011 211th out of 223

SOURCES: Wikipedia: List of national capitals and largest cities by country (Countries); Wikipedia: Urbanization by country (Countries) ([1] United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs); United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; Demographia World Urban Areas (Built-Up Urban Areas and World Agglomerations): 10th Annual Edition, May 2014 Revision, Table 1, p. 20 ff.); Demographia World Urban Areas (Built-Up Urban Areas and World Agglomerations): 10th Annual Edition, May 2014 Revision, Table 1, p. 20 ff.; Wikipedia: List of urban areas by population (Number of urban areas by country) (Demographia World Urban Areas (World Agglomerations): 9th Annual Edition, March 2013); Wikipedia: List of urban areas by population (Number of urban areas by country) (Demographia World Urban Areas (World Agglomerations): 9th Annual Edition, March 2013). Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; United Nations Population Division. Source tables; United Nations Population Division. Source tables. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.

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"Brazil Cities Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/Brazil/People/Cities