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Regions in Brazil

Brazil is made up of 27 primary administrative regions. Have a closer look at the regions in Brazil. Information on all primary administrative regions in Brazil.

Please click on a region name for more information on this region.

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Primary administrative regions in Brazil

There are 27 regions in Brazil in the primary administrative level.
Primary administrative regions in Brazil
RegionNoPopulationCapitalCapital population
Sergipe Sergipe1.2,068,031Aracaju Aracaju490,175
Para Pará2.7,588,078Belem Belém1,407,737
Minas Gerais Minas Gerais3.19,595,309Belo Horizonte Belo Horizonte2,373,224
Roraima Roraima4.451,227Boa Vista Boa Vista235,150
Federal District Federal District5.2,648,532Brasilia Brasília2,207,718
Mato Grosso do Sul Mato Grosso do Sul6.2,505,088Campo Grande Campo Grande729,151
Mato Grosso Mato Grosso7.3,033,991Cuiaba Cuiabá521,934
Parana Paraná8.10,439,601Curitiba Curitiba1,718,421
Santa Catarina Santa Catarina9.6,249,682Florianopolis Florianópolis412,724
Ceara Ceará10.8,448,055Fortaleza Fortaleza2,400,000
Goias Goiás11.6,004,045Goiania Goiânia1,171,195
Paraiba Paraíba12.3,766,834Joao Pessoa João Pessoa650,883
Amapa Amapá13.668,689Macapa Macapá338,936
Alagoas Alagoas14.3,120,922Maceio Maceió954,991
Amazonas Amazonas15.3,480,937Manaus Manaus1,598,210
Rio Grande do Norte Rio Grande do Norte16.3,168,133Natal Natal763,043
Tocantins Tocantins17.1,383,453Palmas Palmas196,272
Rio Grande do Sul Rio Grande do Sul18.10,695,532Porto Alegre Porto Alegre1,372,741
Rondonia Rondônia19.1,560,501Porto Velho Porto Velho306,180
Pernambuco Pernambuco20.8,796,032Recife Recife1,478,098
Acre Acre21.732,793Rio Branco Rio Branco257,642
Rio de Janeiro Rio de Janeiro22.15,993,583Rio de Janeiro Rio de Janeiro6,023,699
Bahia Bahia23.14,175,341Salvador Salvador2,711,840
Maranhao Maranhão24.6,569,683Sao Luis São Luís917,237
Sao Paulo São Paulo25.41,252,160Sao Paulo São Paulo10,021,295
Piaui Piauí26.3,119,015Teresina Teresina744,512
Espirito Santo Espírito Santo27.3,512,672Vitoria Vitória312,656