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Key Economic Indicators

Below you will find an overview of some of the most important economic indicators for Brazil.  

Subject Unit 2017 est. 2016 est. 2015 2014 2013
GDP (real annual growth) 1 % 0.0 -3.8 -3.8 0.1 3.0
GDP 2 USD (Billion) 1,556 1,534 1,772 2,350 2,393
Private consumption % of GDP N/A N/A N/A 62.6 61.6
Public consumption % of GDP N/A N/A N/A 19.5 19.0
Credit rating 4 Fitch index, AAA=Best N/A BB BB+ BBB BBB
Political stability risk rating 5 -2,5 Weak/Strong +2,5 N/A N/A N/A -0,01 -0,28
Balance of state finances 1 % of GDP -1.5 -2.0 -3.3 -4.3 -3.0
Consumer prices (average annual rate)1 % 6.1 8.7 9.0 6.41 5.91
Population6 USD (Million) N/A 209,6 207,8 202,3 200,6
GDP per. capita USD 7,495 7,447 8,670 11,921 12,260
Registered unemployment 1 % 10.2 9.2 6.8 4.8 5.4
Foreign direct investment 3 USD (Billion) 60 55 75 97 69

Danish Export 7
Danish Import 7
(Jan-Dec)

DKK (Billion)

N/A
N/A

4,711
N/A

 

4,973
2,633
5,477
3,471

7,384
3,398

Trade credit risk rating 4 (7 = lowest risk) 4 4 4 4

5

1 Source: IMF

2 Source: Statista

3 Source: Deloitte Brazil

4 Source: Trading Economics    

5 Source: The Global Economy

6 Source: WorldOMeters

7 Source: Danmarks Statistik