Brazil Country Code +55

Country calling code +55

Alpha-2 Code BR

Alpha-3 Code BRA

About Brazil

Brazil (Portuguese: Brasil; Portuguese pronunciation: [bɾaˈziw]), officially the Federative Republic of Brazil (Portuguese: República Federativa do Brasil, About this soundlisten (help·info)), is the largest country in both South America and Latin America. At 8.5 million square kilometers (3.2 million square miles) and with over 211 million people, Brazil is the world's fifth-largest country by area and the sixth most populous. Its capital is Brasília, and its most populous city is São Paulo. The federation is composed of the union of the 26 states and the Federal District. It is the largest country to have Portuguese as an official language and the only one in the Americas; it is also one of the most multicultural and ethnically diverse nations, due to over a century of mass immigration from around the world...

Brazil Statistics

  • LAT/LONG: 14°14'34"S / 53°11'21"W
  • CAPITAL: Brasilia
  • POPULATION: 212,113,002
  • AREA: 8,358,140 Km2
  • GDP: $2,053,594,877,013
  • TELEPHONES: 44,300,000
  • INTERNET HOSTS: 26,577,000
  • INTERNET USERS: 75,982,000

How to Call Brazil from the US (or Canada)

Trying to call Brazil from the U.S. (or Canada)? These simple dialing directions will help you:

  • First dial 011, the U.S. (or Canada) exit code.
  • Next dial 55, the country code for Brazil.
  • Then dial the area code (1–3 digits — please see a sample calling code list below)
  • and finally the phone number (5–7 digits).

Travel in Brazil

  • LANGUAGES: Portuguese (official and most widely spoken language)
  • CURRENCY: Real (BRL)

    Type A North American/Japanese 2-blade

    • Mainly used in the USA, Canada, Mexico & Japan
    • 2 pins
    • Not grounded
    • 15 A
    • Almost always 100 – 127 V
    • Socket compatible with plug type A

    Type B American 3-pin

    • Mainly used in the USA, Canada, Mexico & Japan
    • 3 pins
    • Grounded
    • 15 A
    • Almost always 100 – 127 V
    • Socket compatible with plug types A & B

    Type C European 2-pin

    • Commonly used in Europe, South America & Asia
    • 2 pins
    • Not grounded
    • 2.5 A
    • Almost always 220 – 240 V
    • Socket compatible with plug type C

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