Brazil population distribution

This chart shows population density:
According to this article:

“The majority of Brazilians live within 300 kilometers of the coast, while the interior in the Amazon Basin is almost empty.  This historical pattern is little changed by recent movements into the interior.”

and this is a chart of historical population growth in Brazil:

The exponential increase in the 20th century is, of course, largely due to advances in modern medicine reducing infant mortality.

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