* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Brazil: Unemployment rate for males: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for Brazil from 1991 to 2017. The average value for Brazil during that period was 6.59 percent with a minumum of 4.68 percent in 1991 and a maximum of 11.8 percent in 2017. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.