Calculate the
population density for
each of the states in
Brazil and sort them
into an
order…highest down
to lowest.
Note what the
average for the whole
of Brazil is.
State
Population
Area (km²)
Density (people/km²)
Acre
483000
153150
3
Amazonas
2500000
1577820
2
Roraima
247700
225204
1
Rondônia
1200000
238513
5
Amapá
378900
143454
3
Pará
5510000
1252383
4
Mato Grosso
2230000
901420
2
Maranhão
5220000
354230
15
Tocantins
1050000
292205
4
Goiás
4510000
341285
13
Mato Grosso Do Sul
1900000
358159
5
Piauί
2700000
252378
11
Ceará
6800000
146817
46
Rio Grande Do Norte
2600000
53602
49
Paraίba
3300000
56584
58
Pernambuco
7400000
98937
75
Alagoas
2600000
27933
93
Sergipe
1630000
21994
74
Bahia
12540000
567295
22
Minas Gerais
16700000
588383
28
São Paulo
34100000
248809
137
Paraná
9000000
199709
45
Santa Catarina
4900000
95443
51
Rio Grande Do Sul
9600000
282062
34
Espίrito Santo
2800000
46184
61
Rio De Janeiro
13400000
43920
305
Brasilia
1800000
5814
310
State
GDP per Capita ($)
Population
Area (km²)
Density (people/km²)
Brasilia
9055
1800000
5814
310
Rio De Janeiro
5300
13400000
43920
305
São Paulo
7390
34100000
248809
137
Alagoas
1615
2600000
27933
93
Pernambuco
2364
7400000
98937
75
Sergipe
2883
1630000
21994
74
Espίrito Santo
3857
2800000
46184
61
Paraίba
1515
3300000
56584
58
Santa Catarina
4592
4900000
95443
51
Rio Grande Do Norte
2390
2600000
53602
49
Ceará
1838
6800000
146817
46
Paraná
5092
9000000
199709
45
Rio Grande Do Sul
5208
9600000
282062
34
Minas Gerais
3772
16700000
588383
28
Bahia
2472
12540000
567295
22
Maranhão
1379
5220000
354230
15
Goiás
3325
4510000
341285
13
Piauί
1148
2700000
252378
11
Mato Grosso Do Sul
4790
1900000
358159
5
Rondônia
2833
1200000
238513
5
Pará
2667
5510000
1252383
4
Tocantins
1333
1050000
292205
4
Acre
3450
483000
153150
3
Amapá
2243
378900
143454
3
Mato Grosso
3363
2230000
901420
2
Amazonas
3320
2500000
1577820
2
Roraima
3027
247700
225204
1
>100
81 - 100
61 - 80
41 - 60
21 - 40
0 - 20
State
Density (people/km²)
Brasilia
310
Rio De Janeiro
305
São Paulo
137
Alagoas
93
Pernambuco
75
Sergipe
74
Espίrito Santo
61
Paraίba
58
Santa Catarina
51
Rio Grande Do Norte
49
Ceará
46
Paraná
45
Rio Grande Do Sul
34
Minas Gerais
28
Bahia
22
Maranhão
15
Goiás
13
Piauί
11
Mato Grosso Do Sul
5
Rondônia
5
Pará
4
Tocantins
4
Acre
3
Amapá
3
Mato Grosso
2
Amazonas
2
Roraima
1
Task
Using the data
create a
choropleth
map to show
the population
density of
Brazil
Describing….
• Describe the population density of Brazil.
• Are there any problems with presenting
data in this way?
Where do people live in Brazil?
Use the map of Brazil you drew last lesson to help you
Task 2
•Annotate your map
to explain the
population
distribution of Brazil.
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