Brazil Unemployment Rate
Unemployment Rate in Brazil decreased to 4.90 percent in April of 2014 from 5 percent in March of 2014. Unemployment Rate in Brazil averaged 8.65 Percent from 2001 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 13.10 Percent in August of 2003 and a record low of 4.30 Percent in December of 2013. Unemployment Rate in Brazil is reported by the Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística (IBGE).
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In Brazil, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force in six Metropolitan Areas: Recife, Salvador, Belo Horizonte, Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo and Porto Alegre. This page provides - Brazil Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news.