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Brazil traffic

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Cities (9)

Country RankWorld RankCityDays with low trafficCongestion month by monthCongestion level 2020 |
Change from 2019
1Recife95 days
37%
13%p
26% less traffic than in 2019
2Rio de Janeiro130 days
32%
14%p
30% less traffic than in 2019
3Fortaleza76 days
31%
6%p
16% less traffic than in 2019
4Salvador129 days
30%
13%p
30% less traffic than in 2019
5Sao Paulo137 days
30%
15%p
33% less traffic than in 2019
6Belo Horizonte95 days
28%
7%p
20% less traffic than in 2019
7Porto Alegre94 days
24%
11%p
31% less traffic than in 2019
8Curitiba85 days
21%
7%p
25% less traffic than in 2019
9Brasilia78 days
16%
5%p
24% less traffic than in 2019
102days

Average days with low traffic

Where congestion levels were at least 50% lower than the corresponding day in 2019.

Day with the highest traffic congestion

Day with the highest traffic congestion

March
5
Thursday
78%
Reached in
Recife

Changes in congestion level month by month

See how the congestion level has changed month by month in comparison to the same month in 2019. Results show number of cities.

increase in congestion
no change in congestion
decrease in congestion

Weekly congestion

Compare weekly congestion levels in corresponding weeks of 2019 and 2020.

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Working days travel patterns

Pick a month and compare how the peak hours have changed in 2020 in different cities in comparison to the same month in 2019.

January
April
September
Recife
Rio de Janeiro
Fortaleza
Salvador
Sao Paulo
Belo Horizonte
Porto Alegre
Curitiba
Brasilia
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2019
2020
Average congestion level
high
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Hour (24h)
12 AM
11 PM

Difference in rush hours

Check how congested on average were cities in Brazil during rush hour throughout 2020 in comparison to 2019.

AM rush
PM rush