Brazil Labor Force Participation Rate  2012-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Labor Force Participation Rate in Brazil remained unchanged at 61.80 percent in August from 61.80 percent in July of 2017. Labor Force Participation Rate in Brazil averaged 61.33 percent from 2012 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 61.80 percent in July of 2017 and a record low of 60.90 percent in August of 2014.

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Brazil Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 12.60 12.80 13.70 6.20 percent [+]
Employed Persons 91.06 90.68 92.88 88.04 Million [+]
Unemployed Persons 13.11 13.33 14.18 6.05 Million [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 61.80 61.80 61.80 60.90 percent [+]
Labour Costs 129.29 135.94 181.87 39.60 Index Points [+]
Wages 2105.00 2111.00 2143.00 2019.00 BRL/Month [+]
Minimum Wages 937.00 937.00 937.00 64.79 BRL/Month [+]
Population 206.08 204.45 206.08 72.74 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 60.00 60.00 60.00 60.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65.00 65.00 65.00 [+]
Wages High Skilled 4100.00 3850.00 4100.00 3140.00 BRL/Month [+]
Wages In Manufacturing 2104.00 2080.00 2169.00 2013.00 BRL/Month [+]
Wages Low Skilled 1200.00 1130.00 1200.00 900.00 BRL/Month [+]
Living Wage Family 2187.00 2233.60 2318.90 2187.00 BRL/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 1608.90 1648.30 1726.50 1608.90 BRL/Month [+]
Productivity 129.29 135.94 181.87 39.60 Index Points [+]
Non Farm Payrolls 35.46 35.90 309.44 -654.95 Thousand [+]
Employment Change -3.60 -2.72 5.99 -3.62 percent [+]
Employment Rate 54.00 53.80 57.30 53.10 percent [+]


Brazil Labor Force Participation Rate

The labor force participation rate is the number of employed and unemployed but looking for a job as a percentage of the population aged 14 years and over. This page provides - Brazil Labor Force Participation Rate- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Brazil Labor Force Participation Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
61.80 61.80 61.80 60.90 2012 - 2017 percent Monthly




labor force participation rate by Country

Last
United Kingdom 78.60 Jul/17
France 72.00 Jun/17
Russia 69.60 Aug/17
Indonesia 69.02 Dec/17
Switzerland 68.40 Mar/17
Canada 65.60 Sep/17
Italy 65.40 Jun/17
Australia 65.30 Aug/17
Netherlands 63.90 Mar/17
South Korea 63.40 Sep/17
United States 63.10 Sep/17
Brazil 61.80 Aug/17
Japan 60.90 Aug/17
Germany 60.80 Mar/17
Mexico 59.00 Aug/17
Spain 58.84 Jun/17
Euro Area 56.80 Mar/17
Turkey 52.70 Jun/17
India 52.50 Dec/13