Brazil Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) Statistics

25, Apr 2019, EDT.

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Country or Region: Brazil › Change country
Economic Indicator: Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) › See all Brazil indicators, › See Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) data for all countries
Detailed Analysis for Year: 2015 › Change year
Full Dataset: from 1980 to 2019
Dataset updated: 17th March 2015
Data Source: International Monetary Fund (IMF)
National or Regional Currency: Cruzeiro Real
Currency Symbol: BRR

Source: National Statistics Office Latest actual data: 2014. Employment rate (from survey) times official population estimates the National Statistical Office (IBGE) Primary domestic currency: Brazilian real Data last updated: 03/2016

Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) Statistics for Brazil , Year 2015 - In Detail

Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Brazil in year 2015 is 6.833 %.

This makes Brazil No. 55 in world rankings according to Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) in year 2015. The world's average Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) value is 4.44 %; Brazil is 2.39 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Brazil was 4.84 % Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Brazil in 2015 was or will be 41.12% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Brazil was or will be 9.19 %, which is 34.42% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Brazil, in other Years
Year %
  2021 10
  2020 10.043
  2019 10.223
  2018 10.396
  2017 10.183
  2016 9.185
2015 6.833
  2014 4.842
  2013 5.392
  2012 5.483
  2011 5.967
  2010 6.75
  2009 8.075
  2008 7.892
  2007 9.275
  2006 9.983
  2005 9.833
  2004 11.483
  2003 12.317
  2002 11.683
  2001 11.265
  2000 7.1
  1999 7.6
  1998 7.597
  1997 5.684
  1996 5.433
  1995 4.65
  1994 4.641
  1993 5.43
  1992 5.8
  1991 4.83
  1990 4.28
  1989 3.35
  1988 3.85
  1987 3.7
  1986 3.6
  1985 5.3
  1984 7.1
  1983 6.7
  1982 6.4
  1981 8.1
  1980 6.5