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Brazil: Long-term political risk (1=low, 7=high): For that indicator, Credendo Group provides data for Brazil from 2014 to 2017. The average value for Brazil during that period was 3.8 index points with a minumum of 3 index points in 2014 and a maximum of 5 index points in 2017. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: Long Term political risk = Political risk related to export transactions with a credit period of more than two years. Political risk covers the risks of foreign exchange shortages, wars, revolutions, natural disasters and arbitrary government actions. Countries are classified into seven categories (from 1-low risk to 7-high risk) reflecting the intensity of political risk.