Worker sifting coffee near Serrania (MG). Despite its vast agricultural wealth, Brazil has become an urban society. Increasing industrialization since the 1960s has attracted thousands of new immigrants each year; today nearly 75% of the population lives in cities.Trabalhador bebendo café perto de Serrania(MG). Apesar da vasta riqueza de sua agricultura, o Brasil se tornou uma sociedade urbana. O crescimento da industrialização desde os anos de 1960 tem atraído milhares de novos imigrantes a cada ano. Hoje, aproximadamente 75% da população vive nas cidades.
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