RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazil will soon abandon its position as the sixth most populous nation in the world. With accelerated growth, Nigeria will pass the country later this year, unseating it to the seventh position, according to projections in a UN report published on Monday, July 11.
It is estimated that Brazil will reach the end of this year with 215.3 million inhabitants. The nation on the west coast of Africa will reach 218 . . .