Location: Eastern South America (bordering the Atlantic Ocean)
Land Area: Approx. 8.5 million sq km
Population: Approx. 182 million people
Borders: Argentina, Bolivia, Colombia, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela
Climate: Mostly tropical, but temperate towards the south.
Terrain: Mostly flat to rolling lowlands in north; some plains, hills, mountains, and narrow coastal belt.
Natural Resources: bauxite, gold, iron ore, manganese, nickel, phosphates, platinum, tin, uranium, petroleum, hydropower, timber
Currency: real (BRL)
Telephone Code: 55
Internet Domain: .br