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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 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014
GDP (real annual growth) 1 % 2.3 1 -3.5 -3.5 0.5
GDP 2 USD (Billion) 2,138 2,054 1,743 1,794 2,455
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 BB- BB+ BB+ BBB BBB+
Political stability risk rating 5 -2,5 Weak/Strong +2,5 N/A N/A -0.45 -0.33 -0.07
Balance of state finances 1 % of GDP -1.7 -1.5 -1.3 -3.3 -4.2
Consumer prices (average annual rate)1 % 3.5 3.4 8.7 9.0 6.3
Population6 USD (Million) 210,8 209,6 207,8 202,3 200,6
GDP per. capita USD 10,224 9,894 8,699 8,801 12,110
Registered unemployment 1 % 11.6 12.8 11.3 8.3 6.8
Foreign direct investment 3 USD (Billion) 75 75 78.2 75 97

Danish Export 7
Danish Import 7
(Jan-Dec)

DKK (Billion)

N/A
N/A

4,364
2,443

 

3,790
2,001

4,967
2,547
5,476
3,470
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