|Empire of Brazil|
Império do Brasil
The Empire in 2001
|Capital||Rio de Janeiro|
|Government||Constitutional parliamentary monarchy|
|Prime Minister||Antenor da Fonseca|
|Population||212 million (1993)|
After the 1993 plebiscite, the monarchy was re-established in Brazil. Brazil has re-adopted the laws of the old Empire. Antenor da Fonseca, the former president, was promoted to prime minister. Territories and colonies of the former empire received their independence in 2001 in an anti-imperialist effort by this government.