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Statistics for Brazil

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Area & Population
Total Land Area (�000 ha) 1999845,651
Total Population ('000) 1999167,988
Population Density (population/sq km) 199919.9
Population Growth Rate (%) 1995-20001.3
Rural Population (%) 199919.3
Economic Indicators
GDP per capita (US$) 19974,514
Annual growth rate (%) 19973.2
Forest Stats
Total Forest Area ('000 ha) 2000543,905
Forest area (% of total land area) 200064.3
Forest Area per capita (ha) 20003.2
Forest Plantations ('000 ha) 20004,982
Forest Change ('000 ha) 1990-2000-2,309
Forest Area Annual rate of change (%) 1990-2000-0.4

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