• Brazil is today the 6th economical power in the world, both per GDP and per Purchasing Power Partiy, according to international standards
  • Nominal GDP 2012 is estimated at R$ 4,481 (USD 2,524 trillions)
  • Annual GDP growth rate: 2,8% (2011), 3,5% (2012E), 5,4% (2013E)
  • Expected 2012 GDP per capita: USD 13’012 (multiplied by 3 since 2009)
  • According to WEF, Brazil has gained most competitiveness against its BRIC peers in 2009, passing Russia and getting close to China and India.

 

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unemployment BR 2002-09