Brazil | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 3.06  May/15 2.99 0.01 : 3.95
Government Bond 10Y 12.27 percent May/15 12.8 9.11 : 17.91
Stock Market 54609 Index points May/15 56229 0.01 : 73153
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 2246 USD Billion Dec/13 2249 15.17 : 2477
GDP Growth Rate 0.3 percent Nov/14 0.2 -4.2 : 4.5
GDP Annual Growth Rate -0.2 percent Nov/14 -0.6 -3.15 : 10.1
GDP Constant Prices 308332 BRL Million Nov/14 311914 171563 : 313662
Gross National Product 1416560 BRL Million Nov/14 1380317 264509 : 1416560
GDP per capita 5823 USD Dec/13 5730 1727 : 5823
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 276993 BRL Million Nov/14 279673 35739 : 279673
GDP per capita PPP 14555 USD Dec/13 14323 9777 : 14555
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 6.4 percent Apr/15 6.2 4.3 : 13.1
Employed Persons 22.76 Million Apr/15 22.72 14.36 : 23.46
Unemployed Persons 1.55 Million Apr/15 1.49 1.05 : 2.82
Wages 2153 BRL/Month Mar/15 2183 1477 : 2706
Labour Costs 2594 Index Points Mar/15 2385 39.6 : 2594
Population 203 Million Dec/14 201 72.74 : 203
Retirement Age Women 60  Jan/15 60 60 : 60
Retirement Age Men 65  Jan/15 65 65 : 65
Employment Change -0.75 percent Apr/15 -0.86 -0.87 : 5.99
Minimum Wages 788 BRL/Month Apr/15 788 0 : 790
Productivity 125 Index Points Apr/15 124 39.6 : 182
Wages In Manufacturing 115 Index Points Mar/15 116 98.7 : 117
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 8.17 percent Apr/15 8.13 1.65 : 6821
Inflation Rate Mom 0.71 percent Apr/15 1.32 -0.51 : 82.39
Consumer Price Index CPI 4245 Index Points Apr/15 4215 0 : 4245
Core Inflation Rate 8.33 percent Apr/15 8.08 4.85 : 8.33
GDP Deflator 6.9 percent Jun/14 6.51 4.24 : 2737
Producer Prices 611 Index Points Apr/15 605 0 : 611
Export Prices 129 Index Points Mar/15 131 65.75 : 187
Import Prices 119 Index Points Mar/15 124 59.42 : 145
Food Inflation 7.95 percent Apr/15 8.19 -1.71 : 5267
Producer Prices Change 1.85 percent Apr/15 1 -4.77 : 6720
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 13.25 percent Apr/15 12.75 7.25 : 45
Money Supply M0 235020 BRL Million Apr/15 240656 0 : 263529
Money Supply M1 305619 BRL Million Apr/15 314336 0 : 351148
Money Supply M2 2126110 BRL Million Mar/15 2127390 0.01 : 2139998
Money Supply M3 4369409 BRL Million Mar/15 4343800 0.01 : 4369409
Foreign Exchange Reserves 364473 USD Million Apr/15 362744 1187 : 379156
Loans to Private Sector 2839970 BRL Million Mar/15 2810210 0 : 2839970
Banks Balance Sheet 5300035 BRL Million Nov/14 5082620 1174638 : 5300035
Cash Reserve Ratio 45 Percent Apr/15 45 42 : 100
Central Bank Balance Sheet 2319105799 BRL Thousand Apr/15 2438774257 6.4 : 2438774257
Loan Growth 1.2 percent Mar/15 0.46 -0.16 : 2.06
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade 491 USD Million Apr/15 458 -4058 : 5659
Exports 15156 USD Million Apr/15 16979 75.06 : 26159
Imports 14665 USD Million Apr/15 16521 67 : 23050
Current Account -6901 USD Million Apr/15 -5736 -11530 : 3068
Current Account to GDP -4.17 percent Dec/14 -3.66 -8.2 : 1.8
External Debt 347621 USD Million Dec/14 338364 64260 : 347621
Terms of Trade 108 Index Points Mar/15 106 64.72 : 133
Foreign Direct Investment 5777 USD Million Apr/15 4263 -22.15 : 15374
Remittances 1910 USD Million Dec/14 1944 1910 : 6411
Capital Flows -5156 USD Million Mar/15 -6631 -16639 : 16813
Gold Reserves 67.2 Tonnes Nov/14 67.2 31.99 : 119
Crude Oil Production 2497 BBL/D/1K Dec/14 2358 330 : 2497
Tourist Arrivals 5813 Thousand Jun/13 5677 1991 : 5813
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -0.6 percent of GDP Dec/14 1.6 -0.6 : 2.8
Government Debt to GDP 58.91 percent Dec/14 56.8 53.4 : 60.9
Government Budget Value -69249 BRL Million Mar/15 -58637 -69376 : 11998
Government Spending 81132 BRL Million Mar/15 77515 9066 : 103326
Credit Rating 50.73  :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence 38.6  May/15 38.5 37.5 : 68.5
Manufacturing PMI 46  Apr/15 46.2 46 : 53.2
Services PMI 44.6 Index Points Apr/15 47.9 44.6 : 57.1
Industrial Production -3.5 percent Mar/15 -9.4 -17.47 : 20.12
Industrial Production Mom -0.84 percent Mar/15 -1.3 -24.39 : 25.05
Capacity Utilization 80.8 percent Mar/15 80.1 79.1 : 84.4
Changes in Inventories 32.23 BRL Million Mar/15 16.56 -34716 : 27515
Car Registrations 219 Thousand Apr/15 235 107 : 420
Composite Pmi 44.2 Index Apr/15 47 44.2 : 55.5
Leading Economic Index 144 Index Points Mar/15 146 99 : 148
Manufacturing Production -5.1 percent Mar/15 -11.8 -17.41 : 20.46
Mining Production 8.88 percent Mar/15 12.2 -21.4 : 21.39
Small Business Sentiment 37.3 Index May/15 37.1 36.3 : 65.4
Total Vehicle Sales 179204 Units Apr/15 189870 23705 : 352722
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence 99  Apr/15 100 89.41 : 121
Retail Sales MoM -0.9 percent Mar/15 -0.4 -2.6 : 3
Retail Sales YoY 0.4 percent Mar/15 -3.3 -11.4 : 15.7
Consumer Spending 914069 BRL Million Nov/14 865507 125901 : 914069
Consumer Credit 1438601 BRL Million Mar/15 1427632 0 : 1438601
Bank Lending Rate 54.4 percent Mar/15 54.32 33.85 : 254
Gasoline Prices 1.04 USD/Liter Mar/15 1.16 0.53 : 1.58
Private Sector Credit 11.6 BRL Million Mar/15 28.9 0 : 50639
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 34 percent Jan/15 34 25 : 37
Personal Income Tax Rate 27.5 percent Jan/14 27.5 27.5 : 27.5
Sales Tax Rate 19 percent Jan/15 19 19 : 19
Social Security Rate 39.8 percent Jan/15 39.8 39.8 : 39.8
Social Security Rate For Companies 28.8 percent Jan/15 28.8 28.8 : 28.8
Social Security Rate For Employees 11 percent Jan/15 11 11 : 11




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