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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of the 26 Brazilian states and the Federal District from the 2010 census. The table includes total population, population by sex, income, age and education

From: Mapping disparities in homicide trends across Brazil: 2000–2014

State Population Income Age Education
  Total Male Female Per capita income Aged 0–24 years Aged 25–49 years old Aged 50 and over % aged 25 or older graduated from elementary school % aged 25 or older graduated from secondary school % aged 25 or older graduated from higher education
Acre 733,559 368,324 365,235 522.15 53.79 33.5 12.72 43.98 31.56 8.98
Alagoas 3,120,494 1,511,767 1,608,727 432.56 48.5 34.77 16.73 36.36 24.98 6.9
Amapá 669,526 335,135 334,391 598.98 54.32 34.66 11.02 57.89 43.89 10.84
Amazonas 3,483,985 1,753,179 1,730,806 539.8 53.4 34.19 12.41 52.07 37.77 8.23
Bahia 14,016,906 6,878,266 7,138,640 496.73 44.39 36.72 18.9 41.75 29.82 6.4
Ceará 8,452,381 4,120,088 4,332,293 460.63 45.64 35.47 18.89 42.88 29.23 7.16
Distrito Federal 2,570,160 1,228,880 1,341,280 1715.11 41.83 41.97 16.2 69.85 55.4 23.95
Espírito Santo 3,514,952 1,731,218 1,783,734 815.43 40.86 38.52 20.61 50.64 36.09 11.06
Goiás 6,003,788 2,981,627 3,022,161 810.97 42.13 39.4 18.48 50.06 34.69 10.27
Maranhão 6,574,789 3,261,515 3,313,274 360.34 51.3 32.85 15.84 38.53 26.36 5.43
Mato Grosso 3,035,122 1,549,536 1,485,586 762.52 44.48 38.99 16.53 48.29 33.03 10.47
Mato Grosso do Sul 2,449,024 1,219,928 1,229,096 799.34 43.19 37.67 19.14 49.36 34.88 11.99
Minas Gerais 19,597,330 9,641,877 9,955,453 749.69 40.04 37.68 22.28 46.4 32.25 10.57
Pará 7,581,051 3,821,837 3,759,214 446.76 51.32 34.67 14.01 43.53 28.51 6.21
Paraíba 3,766,528 1,824,379 1,942,149 474.94 43.87 35.68 20.46 37.67 26.98 8.02
Paraná 10,444,526 5,130,994 5,313,532 890.89 40.42 38.02 21.56 50.85 35.62 12.75
Pernambuco 8,796,448 4,230,681 4,565,767 525.64 44.2 36.5 19.3 43.05 30.59 8.01
Piauí 3,118,360 1,528,422 1,589,938 416.93 45.96 34.9 19.14 35.92 24.47 7.29
Rio de Janeiro 15,989,929 7,625,679 8,364,250 1039.3 37.27 38.29 24.45 62.04 44.45 14.31
Rio Grande do Norte 3,168,027 1,548,887 1,619,140 545.42 43.97 36.96 19.07 43.93 31.57 8.32
Rio Grande do Sul 10,693,929 5,205,057 5,488,872 959.24 37.18 37.22 25.6 52.14 35.43 11.28
Rondônia 1,562,409 795,157 767,252 670.82 46.83 37.88 15.29 42.68 29.02 8.04
Roraima 450,479 228,859 221,620 605.59 53.16 34.8 12.04 54.3 40.97 10.16
Santa Catarina 6,248,436 3,100,360 3,148,076 983.9 39.58 39.28 21.14 53.78 37.03 12.53
São Paulo 41,262,199 20,077,873 21,184,326 1084.46 38.3 39.42 22.29 59 42.33 15.1
Sergipe 2,068,017 1,005,041 1,062,976 523.53 46.37 36.67 16.95 42.5 30.29 8.53
Tocantins 1,383,445 702,424 681,021 586.62 48.37 35.51 16.12 46.78 34.45 10.25