Brazilian Sign LanguagePrint
3,000,000 use Brazilian Sign Language as their first language of communication.
All states and regions of Brazil.
6a (Vigorous). De facto language of national identity (2005, Parliamentary decree No. 5626).
education, access to health care and public services.
Legally recognized by Brazilian Government in 2002. Proper names fingerspelling similar to European systems. São Paulo deaf generally receive oralist education.