(The Federal Republic of Brazil)
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United States of America
Peoples: Brazil is a "melting pot" of nations, with
much intermarriage, so....
- Portuguese 15%,
- Italian 11%,
- Spanish 10%,
- German 3% in origin.
African 11%. Many claim the actual figure is closer
to 40%. Descendants of slaves brought from West
Africa and Angola.
Mixed race 34.8%. Mestizo and Mulatto.
- Japanese 1.2 Million;
- Chinese 160,000;
- Arab 150,000;
- Korean 60,000.
Amerindian 0.14%. In 1900 there were 500,000 in
230 tribes, but now there are an estimated 200,000
in 200 tribes, still decreasing thru the encroach-
ments of new settlers, loss of land and disease. [
- Portuguese Official language.
- English KJV.
Some material above adapted from Operation World