Brazil: share of population 1991-2010, by ethnicity

Share of population in Brazil between 1991 and 2010, by skin color

by Statista Research Department, last edited May 6, 2019
Brazil: share of population 1991-2010, by ethnicity This statistic presents a timeline with the main ethnicities of the Brazilian population between 1991 and 2010. According to the most recent national census conducted in 2010, approximately 43.1 percent of the people residing in Brazil identified as 'pardos' (brown-skinned), whereas 7.6 percent of the population claimed to be black.
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Share of population in Brazil between 1991 and 2010, by skin color

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Indigenous0.2%0.4%0.4%
Yellow0.4%0.5%1.1%
Brown*42.4%38.9%43.1%
Black5%6.1%7.6%
White51.6%53.4%47.7%
199120002010
Indigenous0.2%0.4%0.4%
Yellow0.4%0.5%1.1%
Brown*42.4%38.9%43.1%
Black5%6.1%7.6%
White51.6%53.4%47.7%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited May 6, 2019
This statistic presents a timeline with the main ethnicities of the Brazilian population between 1991 and 2010. According to the most recent national census conducted in 2010, approximately 43.1 percent of the people residing in Brazil identified as 'pardos' (brown-skinned), whereas 7.6 percent of the population claimed to be black.
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