|Regions with significant populations|
|Brazilian Portuguese, Arabic|
|Roman Catholicism, minorities of Islam, Judaism.|
|Related ethnic groups|
|Other White Brazilian, Lebanese Brazilian, Arab Brazilian, Brazilian Jews|
The population of Brazil of either full or partial Syrian descent is estimated by the Brazilian government to be around 4 million people. According to research conducted by IBGE in 2008, 0.9% of White Brazilian respondents said they had familial origins from the Middle East, which equals less than 2 million people. They are mostly of Lebanese and Syrian descent.