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2012 - 2018 | Monthly | % | Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics

Brazil's Unemployment Rate dropped to 12.70 % in May 2018, from the previously reported number of 12.90 % in Apr 2018. Brazil's Unemployment Rate is updated monthly, available from Mar 2012 to May 2018, with an average rate of 8.00 %. The data reached an all-time high of 13.70 % in Mar 2017 and a record low of 6.20 % in Dec 2013. The data is reported by reported by Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics.

In the latest reports, Brazil's Population reached 207.66 million people in Jun 2017. The country's Labour Force Participation Rate dropped to 61.40 % in May 2018.

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What was Brazil's Unemployment Rate in Aug 2018?

Last

12.10

Aug 2018
Previous

12.30

Jul 2018
Min

6.20

Dec 2013
Max

13.70

Mar 2017
Unit

%

Frequency

monthly

Range

Mar 2012 - Aug 2018

Updated on 28 Sep 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

12.10

Aug 2018

12.30

Jul 2018

6.20

Dec 2013

13.70

Mar 2017

%

monthly

Mar 2012 - Aug 2018

Updated on 28 Sep 2018

View Brazil's Unemployment Rate from Mar 2012 to Aug 2018 in the chart:

Brazil Unemployment Rate

Series Details
Series ID

367049217

Name

Brazil Unemployment Rate

Country

Brazil

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics

First Date

Mar 2012

Last Date

Aug 2018

Last Updated

28 Sep 2018

Statistics
Mean

9.35

Variance

6.18

Standard deviation

2.49

Skewness

0.37

Kurtosis

-1.56

Coefficient variation

0.27

Median

8.20

Max
Mar 2017

13.70

Min
Dec 2013

6.20

Previous observation
Jul 2018

12.30

Last observation
Aug 2018

12.10

Number of Observations

78

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Country/Region Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

12.41

Jun 2018

12.46

Mar 2018

12.41

Jun 2018

18.20

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-11
Algeria

11.70

2017

10.50

2016

8.70

1984

28.80

2000

%

yearly

1982 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-21
Argentina

9.60

Jun 2018

9.10

Mar 2018

5.90

Sep 2015

20.40

Mar 2003

%

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-20
Armenia

17.60

Mar 2018

18.00

Dec 2017

14.70

Dec 2008

20.70

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-08-03
Australia

5.00

Sep 2018

5.27

Aug 2018

3.98

Feb 2008

11.22

Dec 1992

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-18
Austria

4.82

Aug 2018

4.89

Jul 2018

3.40

Apr 2001

6.28

Jun 2016

%

monthly

Jan 1993 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Azerbaijan

4.97

Mar 2018

4.96

Dec 2017

4.81

Sep 2015

6.24

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-09-12
Bahrain

4.30

2016

3.50

2015

3.50

2015

16.40

2006

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017-07-20
Bangladesh

4.37

2017

4.35

2016

2.20

1991

5.00

2009

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Belarus

0.40

Aug 2018

0.40

Jul 2018

0.40

Aug 2018

2.10

Oct 2004

%

monthly

Oct 2004 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-25
Belgium

6.14

Jun 2018

6.18

Mar 2018

6.14

Jun 2018

9.22

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-02
Bolivia

3.40

2017

3.36

2016

2.31

2012

5.48

2002

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-18
Bosnia and Herzegovina

20.50

2017

25.40

2016

20.50

2017

31.10

2006

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2017-07-11
Botswana

17.36

2017

17.12

2016

13.82

1991

23.80

2003

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-19
Brazil

12.10

Aug 2018

12.30

Jul 2018

6.20

Dec 2013

13.70

Mar 2017

%

monthly

Mar 2012 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Brunei

7.08

2017

6.93

2016

4.70

1991

7.08

2017

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Bulgaria

5.50

Jun 2018

5.70

Mar 2018

5.00

Dec 2008

21.60

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-14
Cambodia

0.20

2016

0.10

2015

0.10

2015

0.75

2007

%

yearly

2007 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-23
Canada

5.90

Sep 2018

6.00

Aug 2018

5.80

Jul 2018

13.10

Dec 1982

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-05
Chile

7.30

Aug 2018

7.30

Jul 2018

5.70

Dec 2013

11.63

Aug 2009

%

monthly

Mar 2009 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
China

3.83

Jun 2018

3.89

Mar 2018

3.00

Jun 2000

4.30

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Colombia

9.16

Aug 2018

9.72

Jul 2018

7.27

Nov 2015

17.87

Jan 2002

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Croatia

7.50

Jun 2018

10.30

Mar 2018

7.00

Sep 2008

18.70

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-10
Cyprus

7.30

Jun 2018

10.70

Mar 2018

3.10

Jun 2008

17.60

Mar 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-07
Czech Republic

2.19

Jun 2018

2.41

Mar 2018

2.19

Jun 2018

8.67

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-08
Denmark

5.20

Jun 2018

5.10

Mar 2018

3.20

Jun 2008

8.10

Jun 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-22
Ecuador

4.03

Sep 2018

4.14

Jun 2018

3.80

Dec 2014

5.71

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Dec 2013 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-16
Egypt

9.90

Jun 2018

10.60

Mar 2018

8.40

Jun 2008

13.40

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-15
Estonia

5.10

Jun 2018

6.80

Mar 2018

4.00

Jun 2008

19.50

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-18
European Union

6.80

Aug 2018

6.80

Jul 2018

6.80

Aug 2018

11.00

Jun 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-01
Finland

7.50

Aug 2018

7.50

Jul 2018

2.80

Jan 1990

17.60

Feb 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1988 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-25
France

9.10

Jun 2018

9.20

Mar 2018

7.20

Mar 2008

10.70

Sep 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-14
Georgia

13.94

2017

13.97

2016

0.20

1991

18.30

2009

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-21
Germany

3.40

Aug 2018

3.40

Jul 2018

3.40

Aug 2018

11.20

Aug 2005

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Greece

19.00

Jul 2018

19.10

Jun 2018

7.30

May 2008

27.90

Jul 2013

%

monthly

Apr 1998 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-10-11
Hong Kong

2.80

Aug 2018

2.80

Jul 2018

1.00

Dec 1989

8.50

Jun 2003

%

monthly

Oct 1981 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-18
Hungary

3.56

Jun 2018

3.86

Mar 2018

3.56

Jun 2018

11.94

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-01
Iceland

2.89

Aug 2018

2.89

Jul 2018

2.49

Nov 2007

7.56

May 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-08
India

3.52

2017

3.51

2016

3.41

2014

4.43

2002

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Indonesia

5.50

2017

5.61

2016

1.62

1984

11.24

2005

%

yearly

1984 - 2017

Updated on 2018-01-02
Iran

12.10

Mar 2018

11.90

Dec 2017

9.50

Sep 2014

14.70

Mar 2002

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-10
Israel

3.97

Aug 2018

4.13

Jul 2018

3.67

Mar 2018

7.09

Mar 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2012 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-08
Italy

9.74

Aug 2018

10.18

Jul 2018

5.73

Apr 2007

13.02

Nov 2014

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-01
Ivory Coast

2.60

2017

2.60

2016

2.60

2017

6.70

1992

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Japan

2.40

Aug 2018

2.50

Jul 2018

1.00

Mar 1970

5.50

Jul 2009

%

monthly

Jan 1953 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-27
Jordan

18.70

May 2018

18.40

Feb 2018

10.80

May 2007

18.70

May 2018

%

quarterly

Feb 2000 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-08-30
Kazakhstan

4.90

Sep 2018

4.90

Aug 2018

4.80

May 2017

12.90

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-12
Kenya

11.47

2017

11.52

2016

10.00

1999

12.17

2009

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
South Korea

4.00

Sep 2018

4.20

Aug 2018

3.00

Nov 2013

7.10

Jun 1999

%

monthly

Jun 1999 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-11
Kosovo

30.50

2017

27.50

2016

27.50

2016

57.10

2001

%

yearly

2001 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-18
Kuwait

1.24

2017

1.26

2016

0.71

1999

2.23

2011

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-18
Kyrgyzstan

7.20

2016

7.60

2015

0.26

1992

12.50

2002

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2018-01-10
Laos

0.67

2017

0.66

2016

0.65

2015

2.63

1992

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Latvia

7.70

Jun 2018

8.20

Mar 2018

5.30

Dec 2007

21.30

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-15
Lebanon

10.00

2012

6.40

2009

6.40

2009

10.00

2012

%

yearly

2004 - 2012

Updated on 2014-11-27
Lithuania

6.20

Aug 2018

6.30

Jul 2018

4.00

Nov 2007

18.30

Jul 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Luxembourg

5.50

Aug 2018

5.50

Jul 2018

2.20

Mar 2002

7.20

May 2014

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-20
Macau

1.80

Aug 2018

1.80

Jul 2018

1.70

Apr 2015

7.10

Jun 2000

%

monthly

Sep 1996 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Macedonia

21.10

Jun 2018

21.60

Mar 2018

21.10

Jun 2018

38.70

Mar 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-07
Malawi

6.60

2013

1.00

2011

1.00

2011

6.60

2013

%

yearly

2005 - 2013

Updated on 2016-10-18
Malaysia

3.40

Aug 2018

3.40

Jul 2018

3.20

Feb 2018

3.60

Nov 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2016 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-15
Malta

3.80

Jun 2018

4.40

Mar 2018

3.70

Dec 2017

8.20

Sep 2003

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-27
Mauritius

7.00

Jun 2018

7.10

Mar 2018

6.60

Dec 2016

9.80

Sep 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-27
Mexico

3.29

Aug 2018

3.35

Jul 2018

3.15

May 2006

5.98

Sep 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-26
Moldova

2.96

Jun 2018

4.11

Mar 2018

2.89

Sep 2016

14.00

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-21
Mongolia

7.50

Jun 2018

9.70

Mar 2018

6.30

Sep 2015

12.80

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Sep 2006 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-15
Montenegro

14.40

Jun 2018

16.20

Mar 2018

14.40

Jun 2018

21.54

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-17
Morocco

9.10

Jun 2018

10.50

Mar 2018

7.80

Jun 2006

15.10

Sep 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-10
Myanmar

0.79

2017

0.78

2016

0.77

2015

0.91

1992

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Nepal

2.74

2017

3.06

2016

1.34

2008

4.59

1995

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Netherlands

4.70

Sep 2018

4.80

Aug 2018

4.40

Nov 2008

9.50

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-18
New Zealand

4.50

Jun 2018

4.40

Mar 2018

3.30

Dec 2007

11.20

Sep 1991

%

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-31
Norway

4.00

Jul 2018

3.90

Jun 2018

2.40

Apr 2008

6.80

Sep 1993

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-09-26
Oman

3.25

2017

3.27

2016

3.25

2017

4.37

2002

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-19
Pakistan

5.94

2015

5.96

2014

3.04

1986

8.27

2003

%

yearly

1980 - 2015

Updated on 2016-09-29
Panama

6.10

2017

5.50

2016

4.10

2013

13.00

2003

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-16
Paraguay

5.20

2017

6.00

2016

4.60

2012

10.70

2002

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-10
Peru

4.09

2017

4.18

2016

3.51

2015

5.94

2002

%

yearly

2001 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-01
Philippines

5.40

Jul 2018

5.50

Apr 2018

4.70

Oct 2016

14.40

Apr 1991

%

quarterly

Jul 1982 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-09-13
Poland

3.60

Jun 2018

4.20

Mar 2018

3.60

Jun 2018

20.70

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-24
Portugal

6.80

Aug 2018

6.80

Jul 2018

4.80

Dec 2000

17.50

Jan 2013

%

monthly

Feb 1998 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Qatar

0.10

2017

0.10

2016

0.10

2017

3.90

2001

%

yearly

1997 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-08
Romania

4.30

Aug 2018

4.20

Jul 2018

4.20

Jul 2018

8.80

Apr 2002

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-01
Russia

4.70

Jul 2018

4.67

Jun 2018

4.67

Jun 2018

14.60

Feb 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-08-29
Saudi Arabia

6.00

2017

5.60

2016

4.34

1999

7.44

1991

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-01
Serbia

11.90

Jun 2018

14.80

Mar 2018

11.80

Jun 2017

21.30

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-31
Singapore

2.10

Jun 2018

2.00

Mar 2018

1.40

Sep 1997

4.80

Sep 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Slovakia

6.60

Jun 2018

7.10

Mar 2018

6.60

Jun 2018

19.70

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-14
Slovenia

5.20

Jun 2018

5.90

Mar 2018

4.10

Sep 2008

11.10

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Jun 1997 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-31
South Africa

27.20

Jun 2018

26.70

Mar 2018

21.50

Dec 2008

27.70

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-31
Spain

15.28

Jun 2018

16.74

Mar 2018

4.41

Sep 1976

26.94

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Sep 1976 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Sri Lanka

4.60

Jun 2018

4.50

Mar 2018

3.90

Dec 2012

5.10

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Sudan

20.30

2010

20.00

2009

8.60

1993

20.70

2008

%

yearly

1993 - 2010

Updated on 2014-05-08
Sweden

6.47

Sep 2018

6.43

Aug 2018

1.30

Jul 1989

10.50

Jun 1997

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-18
Switzerland

4.43

Jun 2018

4.61

May 2018

1.53

Jan 1991

5.49

Feb 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-16
Syria

14.90

2011

8.60

2010

8.10

2009

14.90

2011

%

yearly

2000 - 2011

Updated on 2016-08-01
Taiwan

3.69

Aug 2018

3.69

Jul 2018

1.36

Sep 1993

6.04

Aug 2009

%

monthly

Apr 1993 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-25
Tajikistan

2.30

Apr 2018

2.20

Mar 2018

2.00

Feb 2005

3.13

Jan 2000

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Thailand

1.00

Sep 2018

1.00

Aug 2018

0.40

Nov 2012

5.70

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-03
Tunisia

15.40

Jun 2018

15.40

Mar 2018

14.80

Jun 2014

18.90

Dec 2011

%

quarterly

Jun 2011 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-15
Turkey

11.00

Jul 2018

10.90

Jun 2018

8.00

Jun 2012

13.90

Apr 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-10-15
Ukraine

8.30

Jun 2018

9.70

Mar 2018

5.20

Sep 2005

14.00

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-24
United Arab Emirates

2.46

2017

1.64

2016

1.64

2016

4.60

2011

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-08-27
United Kingdom

4.04

Jul 2018

4.03

Jun 2018

3.40

Dec 1973

11.90

May 1984

%

monthly

Feb 1971 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-10-16
United States

3.70

Sep 2018

3.90

Aug 2018

2.50

Jun 1953

10.80

Dec 1982

%

monthly

Jan 1948 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-05
Uruguay

9.04

Aug 2018

7.77

Jul 2018

5.59

Dec 2011

13.20

Jan 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-05
Venezuela

7.33

Apr 2016

7.08

Mar 2016

5.53

Dec 2014

20.70

Feb 2003

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2016

Updated on 2016-06-02
Vietnam

3.18

2017

3.23

2016

3.18

2017

6.85

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-15
Yemen

14.30

2010

14.60

2009

9.80

1994

16.23

2004

%

yearly

1994 - 2010

Updated on 2018-09-26

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785,551.30

2017

802,475.54

2016

785,551.30

2017

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yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
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Aug 2018

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Jul 2018

17.2

Jun 2018

12.9

May 2001

19.0

Jan 2004

%

monthly

Dec 2000 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-10-03
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16.53

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15.92

2016

1.74

1965

17.62

2015

TOE mn

yearly

1965 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-14
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3.02

2017

3.02

2016

2.04

2003

3.91

1985

TOE mn

yearly

1981 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-14
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-7.8

2017

-7.7

2016

-9.1

2015

0.3

1997

%

yearly

1997 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-14
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-1.9

Sep 2018

2.9

Aug 2018

-29.8

Sep 2015

26.0

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monthly

Sep 2006 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-09-24
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4.5

Sep 2018

4.2

Aug 2018

1.6

Jan 1999

6,819.8

Apr 1990

%

monthly

Dec 1980 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-05
Container Port Throughput

10,049,282.00

2017

9,925,574.16

2016

6,590,363.89

2009

10,321,435.63

2014

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2017

Updated on 2018-08-06
Core CPI Change

0.32

Sep 2018

0.19

Aug 2018

-0.17

Aug 1998

46.88

Jun 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-05
Credit to Households

489.55

Mar 2018

488.75

Dec 2017

35.71

Sep 2002

624.09

Jun 2014

USD bn

quarterly

Sep 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-09-23
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector

1,360.71

Mar 2018

1,358.49

Dec 2017

188.27

Dec 1993

1,816.25

Jun 2014

USD bn

quarterly

Dec 1993 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-09-23
Crude Oil: Imports

149.80

2017

134.30

2016

134.30

2016

574.50

1997

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Crude Oil: Production

2,621.80

2017

2,510.00

2016

693.00

1995

2,621.80

2017

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Current Account Balance

-717.2

Aug 2018

-4,481.8

Jul 2018

-13,164.7

Jan 2014

3,006.8

Jul 2006

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1995 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-24
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

0.3

Jun 2018

-1.2

Mar 2018

-5.6

Mar 2015

3.0

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-24
Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector

18.00

Mar 2018

18.20

Dec 2017

12.70

Dec 2007

42.50

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-09-23
Direct Investment Abroad

1,754.3

Aug 2018

916.0

Jul 2018

-5,197.3

Jan 2011

15,082.3

Oct 2006

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1995 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-24
Domestic Credit

1,856,109.6

Aug 2018

1,903,159.5

Jul 2018

525,735.5

Dec 2004

2,562,516.9

Feb 2012

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2004 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-09
Domestic Credit Growth

1.0

Aug 2018

1.6

Jul 2018

1.0

Aug 2018

22.0

Nov 2007

%

monthly

Dec 2005 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-09
Electricity Production

47,862

Aug 2018

47,211

Jul 2018

23,683

Sep 2001

52,559

Mar 2018

GWh

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-11
Employed Persons

92,081,000.00

Aug 2018

91,661,000.00

Jul 2018

88,041,000.00

Mar 2012

92,875,000.00

Dec 2014

Person

monthly

Mar 2012 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Equity Market Index

79,342.4

Sep 2018

76,677.5

Aug 2018

0.0

Jan 1983

86,115.5

Apr 2018

02Jan1968=100

monthly

Jan 1983 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Exchange Rate against USD

4.109

Sep 2018

3.933

Aug 2018

0.000

May 1987

4.109

Sep 2018

BRL/USD

monthly

Feb 1986 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-01
Exports: ICT Goods

721,700.60

2016

858,008.26

2015

721,700.60

2016

3,969,364.42

2006

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Exports: Medicament

1,026,344.41

2017

885,762.90

2016

64,707.16

1995

1,216,136.05

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

299,386.07

2017

389,522.88

2016

101,964.20

2002

508,787.27

2011

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

218,016.30

2017

273,202.03

2016

52,804.85

1995

3,176,071.60

2006

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Exports: Television

13,153.74

2017

6,766.19

2016

1,697.61

1996

178,126.02

2001

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
External Debt

537,807.0

Jun 2018

561,729.5

Mar 2018

177,729.9

Jun 2006

561,729.5

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-24
External Debt: % of GDP

26.5

2017

30.5

2016

15.5

2008

44.8

2002

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-14
External Debt: Short Term

59,494.1

Jun 2018

68,505.7

Mar 2018

16,480.9

Jun 2006

68,505.7

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-24
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

2.5

2017

3.1

2016

1.3

2012

4.9

2001

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-14
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

3.97

2023

3.97

2022

3.20

1998

2,947.73

1990

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-10-09
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-44.69

2023

-40.30

2022

-104.18

2014

13.55

2005

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-10-09
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

3.46

2023

4.51

2022

-18.77

1986

25.70

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-10-09
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

19,204.71

2023

18,539.44

2022

4,899.97

1980

19,204.71

2023

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-10-09
Forecast: Government Expenditure

3,432.01

2023

3,240.66

2022

326.94

1996

3,432.01

2023

BRL bn

yearly

1996 - 2023

Updated on 2018-10-09
Forecast: Government Net Debt

9,568.06

2023

8,819.19

2022

786.13

2000

9,568.06

2023

BRL bn

yearly

2000 - 2023

Updated on 2018-10-09
Forecast: Government Revenue

2,784.82

2023

2,600.27

2022

281.24

1996

2,784.82

2023

BRL bn

yearly

1996 - 2023

Updated on 2018-10-09
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

10,884.70

2023

10,418.47

2022

1,105.46

1984

13,242.51

2011

USD

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-10-09
Forecast: Population

216.02

2023

214.77

2022

118.56

1980

216.02

2023

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

2.22

2023

2.22

2022

-4.40

1981

9.19

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-10-09
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

9.50

2023

9.50

2022

6.79

2014

14.70

1999

%

yearly

1991 - 2023

Updated on 2018-10-09
Foreign Direct Investment

10,607.3

Aug 2018

3,897.5

Jul 2018

-24.1

Mar 1995

20,427.0

Dec 2010

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1995 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-24
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

2.6

Jun 2018

3.9

Mar 2018

0.3

Mar 1995

7.1

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-24
Foreign Exchange Reserves

371,795.6

Sep 2018

372,411.2

Aug 2018

31,748.0

Nov 2000

373,670.2

May 2018

USD mn

monthly

Nov 2000 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-05
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

18.88

Jun 2018

18.45

Mar 2018

4.95

Dec 2000

20.20

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-24
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

26.3

Sep 2018

19.8

Aug 2018

6.2

Nov 2000

34.2

Apr 2017

NA

monthly

Nov 2000 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-05
Foreign Portfolio Investment

-3,679.85

Jun 2018

5,417.91

Mar 2018

-17,618.35

Dec 2008

25,277.74

Dec 2010

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-24
GDP Deflator Growth

2.8

Jun 2018

2.3

Mar 2018

2.2

Dec 2017

15.1

Dec 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-14
GDP per Capita

9,895.96

2017

8,720.12

2016

270.48

1962

13,245.01

2011

USD

yearly

1962 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-14
Gold Production

85,000.00

2017

85,000.00

2016

38,293.00

2005

102,000.00

1990

kg

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-27
Gold Reserves

2,580.00

Sep 2018

2,596.00

Aug 2018

3.20

Jun 1965

3,729.00

Nov 2012

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1956 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-05
Government Debt: % of GDP

74.0

2017

70.0

2016

51.3

2011

76.7

2002

%

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-19
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

75,303.61

Jun 2018

81,044.01

Mar 2018

10,747.30

Mar 1991

144,940.47

Sep 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-14
Gross National Product

464,075.20

Jun 2018

497,999.59

Mar 2018

103,817.87

Dec 2002

666,578.78

Jun 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-14
Gross Savings Rate

16.6

Jun 2018

16.5

Mar 2018

4.8

Mar 1994

27.6

Sep 1994

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-14
Household Expenditure per Capita

5,388.50

2008

2,381.12

2002

2,381.12

2002

5,388.50

2008

USD

yearly

2002 - 2008

Updated on 2018-09-14
Imports: ICT Goods

11,606,139.44

2016

14,414,620.03

2015

4,620,886.24

2002

20,725,630.95

2013

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Imports: Medicament

3,506,213.74

2017

3,411,029.26

2016

397,281.86

1995

3,833,888.17

2013

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

3,797,312.67

2017

3,706,051.89

2016

581,581.25

1995

4,433,137.29

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

2,051,492.60

2017

5,430,658.99

2016

1,426,001.12

2002

9,644,758.20

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Imports: Television

238,401.36

2017

83,407.24

2016

12,732.79

2003

273,581.24

2011

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Industrial Production Index Growth

3.0

Aug 2018

3.2

Jul 2018

-28.4

Apr 1990

34.5

Apr 1991

%

monthly

Jan 1986 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-02
Investment: % of GDP

16.6

Jun 2018

17.5

Mar 2018

13.1

Dec 2016

27.4

Jun 1994

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-14
Labour Force Participation Rate

61.6

Aug 2018

61.5

Jul 2018

60.9

Feb 2015

61.9

Nov 2017

%

monthly

Mar 2012 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Labour Productivity Growth

1.92

2017

-1.02

2016

-3.54

2015

6.45

2010

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-19
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

38.21

2018

37.11

2017

25.83

2004

42.28

2014

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2018

Updated on 2018-10-03
Long Term Interest Rate

6.56

Sep 2018

6.56

Aug 2018

5.00

Dec 2014

26.01

Feb 1995

% pa

monthly

Dec 1994 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-03
M2 Growth

8.0

Aug 2018

7.8

Jul 2018

-0.3

Jun 2000

54.9

Jul 1995

%

monthly

Jul 1995 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-26
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

48.2

2017

39.4

2016

3.3

1990

91.1

2007

%

yearly

1980 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-14
Minerals Production

489,629,596.00

2016

493,505,520.00

2015

350,680,375.00

2009

493,505,520.00

2015

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-26
Money Supply M1

91,804.06

Aug 2018

93,000.74

Jul 2018

4,255.00

Feb 1986

169,707.55

Dec 2010

USD mn

monthly

Feb 1986 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-26
Money Supply M2

690,230.67

Aug 2018

702,822.81

Jul 2018

18,003.00

Feb 1986

953,991.05

Jul 2011

USD mn

monthly

Feb 1986 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-26
Motor Vehicle Production

2,699,672.00

Dec 2017

2,156,356.00

Dec 2016

1,016,680.00

Jun 2016

3,712,380.00

Dec 2013

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-10-10
Motor Vehicle Registered

42,743.32

2015

41,787.33

2014

23,038.60

2005

42,743.32

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2018-10-10
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

394,520.54

Dec 2017

373,599.00

Dec 2016

177,158.00

Jun 2016

731,601.00

Dec 2011

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-10-10
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

1,844,394.20

Dec 2017

1,676,722.00

Dec 2016

806,378.00

Jun 2016

3,115,223.00

Dec 2012

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-10-10
Motor Vehicles Sales

213,350

Sep 2018

248,621

Aug 2018

97,388

Aug 2002

420,048

Aug 2012

Unit

monthly

Jan 2002 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-10
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

7.1

Sep 2018

14.8

Aug 2018

-38.8

Jan 2016

65.4

Jan 2005

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-02
National Government Debt

1,328,143.3

Aug 2018

1,356,987.0

Jul 2018

296,475.2

Oct 2002

1,528,919.9

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2000 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Natural Gas Production: OPEC: Marketed Production

23,692.00

2017

20,620.00

2016

4,510.00

1995

23,692.00

2017

Cub m mn

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Natural Gas: Consumption

3.71

2017

3.64

2016

0.01

1965

4.22

2015

Cub ft/Day bn

yearly

1965 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-14
Natural Gas: Imports

10,774.00

2017

13,381.00

2016

370.00

1999

18,981.00

2015

Cub m mn

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Nominal GDP

463,297.0

Jun 2018

455,290.0

Mar 2018

89,341.0

Mar 1991

670,279.0

Sep 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-24
Nominal GDP Growth

3.82

Jun 2018

3.54

Mar 2018

1.09

Dec 1998

4,442.07

Jun 1994

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-24
Nominal Residential Property Price Index

149.51

Jun 2018

149.34

Mar 2018

28.55

Mar 2001

157.28

Mar 2015

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-29
Nominal Residential Property Price Index Growth

0.02

Jun 2018

-0.42

Mar 2018

-2.77

Sep 2016

26.18

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-29
Non Performing Loans Ratio

3.0

Aug 2018

3.0

Jul 2018

2.7

Dec 2014

4.0

May 2017

%

monthly

Mar 2011 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-26
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

40,878,018.00

2017

42,003,948.00

2016

650,000.00

1960

45,038,117.00

2013

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-10
Number of Subscriber Mobile

236,488,548.00

2017

244,067,356.00

2016

0.00

1989

280,728,796.00

2014

Person

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-19
Oil Consumption

3,016.60

2017

3,012.66

2016

305.67

1965

3,242.35

2014

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1965 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-14
Policy Rate

6.50

Sep 2018

6.50

Aug 2018

6.50

Sep 2018

42.00

Mar 1999

% pa

monthly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Population

208.5

2018

207.7

2017

49.6

1948

208.5

2018

Person mn

yearly

1948 - 2018

Updated on 2018-09-14
Private Consumption Expenditure

295,080.49

Jun 2018

322,232.60

Mar 2018

42,989.18

Mar 1991

408,662.07

Sep 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-14
Private Consumption: % of GDP

62.8

Jun 2018

63.8

Mar 2018

54.5

Jun 1991

72.1

Mar 1994

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-14
Public Consumption Expenditure

92,388.75

Jun 2018

94,070.90

Mar 2018

10,747.30

Mar 1991

134,106.18

Dec 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-14
Public Consumption: % of GDP

19.7

Jun 2018

18.6

Mar 2018

14.3

Mar 1991

23.2

Dec 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-14
Real Effective Exchange Rate

96.3

Aug 2018

98.0

Jul 2018

64.1

Oct 2002

165.2

Mar 1990

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1988 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-25
Real GDP Growth

1.0

Jun 2018

1.2

Mar 2018

-5.5

Dec 2015

9.0

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-14
Real Residential Property Price Index

93.20

Jun 2018

94.10

Mar 2018

45.08

Mar 2003

123.18

Dec 2013

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-29
Real Residential Property Price Index Growth

-3.21

Jun 2018

-3.12

Mar 2018

-11.30

Mar 2016

20.87

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-29
Reserve Requirement Ratio

25.0

Sep 2018

25.0

Aug 2018

25.0

Sep 2018

100.0

Nov 1994

%

monthly

Jul 1994 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Retail Sales Growth

3.3

Aug 2018

0.5

Jul 2018

-9.6

Jan 2016

12.0

Mar 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-11
Silver Production

17.00

2015

15.00

2014

4.00

2009

171.00

1990

Metric Ton

yearly

1986 - 2015

Updated on 2018-04-20
Tax Revenue

19,294.23

Aug 2018

25,287.93

Jul 2018

4,598.07

Jul 1994

44,365.17

Jan 2013

USD mn

monthly

Jul 1994 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-21
Teledensity: Fixed Line

19.53

2017

20.23

2016

0.90

1960

22.25

2013

Number

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-19
Teledensity: Mobile

113.00

2017

117.54

2016

0.00

1989

137.47

2014

Number

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-19
Total Deposits

691,162.28

Jun 2018

740,428.01

Mar 2018

126,938.46

Dec 2002

1,005,369.42

Sep 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-14
Total Exports

19,060.3

Sep 2018

24,255.8

Aug 2018

75.1

Jan 1965

26,148.2

Aug 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1954 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-02
Total Exports Growth

2.1

Sep 2018

24.6

Aug 2018

-50.3

Dec 1986

114.9

Nov 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1955 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-02
Total Imports

14,116.0

Sep 2018

18,779.0

Aug 2018

67.0

Sep 1965

23,049.6

Oct 2013

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1959 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-02
Total Imports Growth

4.7

Sep 2018

35.3

Aug 2018

-39.7

Oct 1977

153.0

May 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1960 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-02
Tourism Revenue

417

Jul 2018

379

Jun 2018

58

May 1996

793

Jun 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-09-14
Tourism Revenue Growth

-5.2

Jul 2018

0.5

Jun 2018

-43.9

Jun 2015

90.4

Mar 1998

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-09-14
Trade Balance

4,944.4

Sep 2018

5,476.8

Aug 2018

-4,068.9

Jan 2014

7,661.0

May 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1959 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-02
Visitor Arrivals

6,588,770

2017

6,546,696

2016

1,091,065

1990

6,588,770

2017

Person

yearly

1989 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-14
Visitor Arrivals Growth

0.6

2017

3.8

2016

-22.2

1990

69.1

1998

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-14
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