List of Brazilian states by population

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Brazilian states by population.

There are 26 States in Brazil, or Estados in Portuguese, which are the federal states of Brazil, plus the Federal District which holds the national capital, Brasília. Below are these states listed in order of population, from São Paulo, with the greatest population, to Roraima with the smallest.

The figures below are based on the 2013 Estimates and 2010 Census of the IBGE.[1][2]

Rank State Population (2013)[3] Population (2010)[4] Population (2000) Population approximately equal
1  São Paulo 43,663,672 41,262,199 37,032,403  Argentina
2  Minas Gerais 20,593,366 19,597,330 17,891,494  Australia
3  Rio de Janeiro 16,369,178 15,989,929 14,391,282  Chile
4  Bahia 15,044,127 14,016,906 13,070,250  Ecuador
5  Rio Grande do Sul 11,164,050 10,693,929 10,187,798  Belgium
6  Paraná 10,997,462 10,444,526 9,569,458  Portugal
7  Pernambuco 9,208,551 8,796,448 7,918,344  Sweden
8  Ceará 8,778,575 8,452,381 7,430,661  Austria
9  Pará 7,969,655 7,581,051 6,192,307  Hong Kong
10  Maranhão 6,794,298 6,574,789 5,651,475  Paraguay
11  Santa Catarina 6,634,250 6,248,436 5,356,360  Nicaragua
12  Goiás 6,434,052 6,003,788 5,003,228
13  Paraíba 3,914,418 3,766,528 3,443,825  Palestine
14  Espírito Santo 3,839,363 3,512,672 3,097,232
15  Amazonas 3,807,923 3,483,985 2,812,557  Panama
16  Rio Grande do Norte 3,373,960 3,168,027 2,776,782  Uruguay
17  Alagoas 3,300,938 3,120,494 2,822,621  Albania
18  Piauí 3,184,165 3,118,360 2,843,278 Kuweit
19  Mato Grosso 3,182,114 3,035,122 2,504,353  Oman
20  Federal District 2,789,761 2,570,160 2,051,146
21  Mato Grosso do Sul 2,587,267 2,449,024 2,078,001
22  Sergipe 2,195,662 2,068,017 1,784,475
23  Rondônia 1,728,214 1,562,409 1,379,787
24  Tocantins 1,478,163 1,383,445 1,157,098
25  Acre 776,463 733,559 557,526
26  Amapá 734,995 669,526 477,032
27  Roraima 488,072 450,479 324,397

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Censo 2010: população do Brasil é de 190.732.694 pessoas" (in portuguese). IBGE.gov.br. 
  2. ^ "2010 IBGE Census - Population of the Brazilian States" (PDF). 2010 IBGE Census (in Portuguese). IBGE.gov.br. Retrieved 3 July 2012. 
  3. ^ [1]
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