Fast Facts: South America has a population of 371 million people; Brazil has 192 million. Brazil is a Portuguese speaking country thus there are more people speaking Portuguese in South America than Spanish. Brazil is the fifth largest country in territory and population in the world today. SCORE is working heavily in the city of Sao Paulo beyond the Serra do Mar (Portuguese for "Sea Range" or "Coastal Range"), but it is still less than 50 miles from the Atlantic Ocean.
Population: 192 million
Weather: The area of Sao Paulo enjoys a temperate climate which means it stays between 58 and 70 degrees Fahrenheit.
Sao Paolo, being one of the most populated cities in Brazil with 12 million people, means that the ministry possibilities are numerous. Our missionaries in country spend a lot of time working with children and youth within the area. We also provide the options to partner through work projects, sports clinics and games, ESL Classes, tract distribution, street evangelism, and ministry through local churches.