Brazil Facts – 115 Fascinating Facts About Brazil

Facts about Brazil

Black diamonds are only found in Brazil and Central African Republic.

More species of monkeys are found in Brazil than any other country in the world.

Traffic jam costs $2.3 billion a year to Sao Paolo.

Norway is the only national football team who has never lost to Brazil.

Brazil rainforest are being cut at the rate of up to 4% per year due to logging, slash and burn agriculture and ranching.

Brazil is the first country in South America country to accept women into its armed forces, in the 1980s.

Bolivia is the major exporter of Brazil nuts and not Brazil.

Brazil has the second highest rate of deforestation in the world after Indonesia.

Rio de Janeiro was once the capital of Portugal, making it the only European capital outside of Europe.

Brazil is the largest producer of coffee in the world from the past 150 years.