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Brazil Unemployment Rate

Last Release
Mar 2020
Actual
12.2 %
Forecast
12.7 %
Previous
11.6 %
Frequency
Monthly
Units In
%
Next Release
May 28, 2020
Time to Release
1 Days 17 Hours
Highest
Lowest
Average
Date Range
Source
13.7 %
Mar 2017
6.2 %
Dec 2013
9.84 %2012 - 2020N/A
In Brazil, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force.

Latest Updates

The unemployment rate in Brazil declined to 11.2 percent in the three months to November of 2019 from 11.6 percent in the three months to October and 11.6 percent a year earlier. It was the lowest jobless rate since the three months to May 2016, and below market expectations of 11.4 percent as more temporary jobs were created in the retail to face the end-of-year holidays.

Brazil Unemployment Rate History

Last 12 readings

Latest Releases and Calendar Events

DATETIMETITLE
Dec 27, 201914:06Brazil Jobless Rate Lowest Since 2016
Nov 29, 201912:39Brazil Jobless Rate Drops to 11.6% as Expected
Oct 31, 201912:13Brazil Jobless Rate Drops to 11.8%
Sep 27, 201912:16Brazil Jobless Rate Falls to 11.8%
Aug 30, 201912:25Brazil Unemployment Rate Lower than Expected
Jul 31, 201912:36Brazil Jobless Rate Falls to 12% as Expected
Jun 28, 201912:14Brazil Jobless Rate Falls to 12.3%

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Brazil labour Indicators

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Indicator
Last
Previous
Min
Max
Unit
Frequency
Range
Employment Change
-3.6
Feb 2016
-2.72
Jan 2016
-3.62
Nov 2015
5.99
Mar 2003
%Monthly2003 - 2016
Employment Rate
53.5
Mar 2020
54.5
Feb 2020
53.1
Mar 2017
57.3
Nov 2013
%Monthly2012 - 2020
Minimum Wages
1,045
May 2020
1,045
Apr 2020
64.79
Aug 1994
1,045
Feb 2020
BRL/MonthMonthly1994 - 2020
Non Farm Payrolls
-307.31
Dec 2019
99.23
Nov 2019
-654.95
Dec 2008
309.44
Jun 2008
ThousandMonthly1999 - 2019
Labor Force Participation Rate
61
Mar 2020
61.7
Feb 2020
60.8
Jan 2015
62.1
May 2019
%Monthly2012 - 2020
Population
210.15
Dec 2019
208.49
Dec 2018
72.74
Dec 1960
210.15
Dec 2019
MillionYearly1960 - 2019

Unemployment Rate across South America

Unemployment Rate global view
Country
Last
Previous
Min
Max
Unit
Frequency
Range
Argentina
8.9
Dec 2019
9.7
Sep 2019
5.9
Sep 2015
20.8
Dec 2002
%Quarterly2002 - 2019
Bolivia
3.6
Dec 2019
3
Dec 2018
2.1
Dec 1997
6
Dec 1993
%Yearly1991 - 2019
Brazil
12.2
Mar 2020
11.6
Feb 2020
6.2
Dec 2013
13.7
Mar 2017
%Monthly2012 - 2020
Chile
8.2
Mar 2020
7.8
Feb 2020
5.1
Feb 1998
13.5
Feb 1986
%Monthly1986 - 2020
Colombia
12.6
Mar 2020
12.2
Feb 2020
7.3
Nov 2015
17.87
Jan 2002
%Monthly2001 - 2020
Ecuador
4.9
Dec 2019
5.9
Sep 2019
4.54
Dec 2014
11.86
Mar 2004
%Quarterly2003 - 2019

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