Brazil, officially the Federative Republic of Brazil, is the largest country in both South America and Latin America bounded by the Atlantic Ocean. At 8.5 million square kilometres and with over 211 million people, Brazil is the world’s fifth-largest country by area and the sixth most populous. The Amazon River runs through north-eastern Brazil, and the Amazon Rainforest covers about one-third of the country. The government system is a federal republic; the chief of state and head of government is the president.
Capital : Brasilia
Official language : Portuguese
Currency : Brazilian real
Population : 209.50 Million estimated