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1

How many Brazilian migrants live abroad (2013)?

1.77 million

2

What is the Brazilian population?

210 million

3

How many Brazilians are unemployed?

13.5 million

4

What was Operation Car Wash?

Involved money laundering
Charged more than what it was worth ( to give money to politicians)

5

What % of Brazil's economy is put towards services?

69%

6

What has caused the influx of migration between Brazil and Japan?

Japan-Brazil immigration agreement of 1908
1 million Japanese migrants in Sao Paulo

7

What are the current Brazil migration patterns?

Net deficit (loss of 500 000 over 4 years)
USA and Japan have large Brazilian diasporas

8

Brazil and Portugal migration links

Language, culture, history all similar
More remittancea

9

Brazil and USA migration links

Links with food and agricultural businesses
US AID

10

Brazil and Haiti migration links

Poorest country in Western Hemisphere
Brazil give aid (politically, economically, socially)