- By nominal GDP, Brazil's economy is the ninth-largest in the world, and by purchasing power parity is the eighth largest. GDP per capita PPP was $15,600 as of 2017. GDP growth rate is expected to reach 1.5% in 2019.
- In addition, Brazil has Latin America's largest and most advanced e-commerce segment, ranking 10th for most e-commerce sales in the world.
- The official language is Portuguese. In addition, the country has a number of minority languages.
- There are 26 states in Brazil, with each having specific cultural differences.