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Brazil: Unemployment rate forecast: For that indicator, International Monetary Fund provides data for Brazil from 1991 to 2023. The average value for Brazil during that period was 10.78 percent with a minumum of 6.79 percent in 2014 and a maximum of 14.7 percent in 1998. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: The unemployment rate is the number of unemployed persons as a percentage of the labor force (the total number of people employed plus unemployed).