The Brazilian economy added 129.601 thousand jobs in April 2019, after shedding 43.196 thousand jobs in the previous month and beating market expectations of 80 thousand. It was the largest increase in net payrolls for an April month since 2013. Among sectors, the biggest gains were recorded in services (+66,290), manufacturing (+20,479); and civil construction (+14,067). In the first four months of the year, the economy added 313.835 thousand jobs. Non Farm Payrolls in Brazil averaged 596.63 Thousand from 1999 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 129601 Thousand in April of 2019 and a record low of -654.95 Thousand in December of 2008.

Non Farm Payrolls in Brazil is expected to be 20.00 Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Non Farm Payrolls in Brazil to stand at 20.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Brazil Net Payrolls is projected to trend around 30.00 Thousand in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2019-02-28 05:30 PM Net Payrolls 34.31K -334.4K 82.5K 50K
2019-03-25 05:00 PM Net Payrolls 173.14K 34.31K 82K 140K
2019-04-24 11:55 AM Net Payrolls -43.2K 173.14K 79K 45K
2019-05-24 06:00 PM Net Payrolls 129.6K -43.2K 80K 65K
2019-06-20 08:00 PM Net Payrolls 129.6K 50K
2019-07-19 07:00 PM Net Payrolls 20K
2019-08-22 08:00 PM Net Payrolls


Brazil Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 12.50 12.70 13.70 6.20 percent [+]
Employed Persons 92.37 91.86 92.92 87.63 Million [+]
Unemployed Persons 13.18 13.39 14.11 6.01 Million [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 61.90 61.70 61.90 60.80 percent [+]
Labour Costs 117.40 113.52 181.87 39.60 Index Points [+]
Wages 2295.00 2291.00 2295.00 2128.00 BRL/Month [+]
Minimum Wages 998.00 998.00 998.00 64.79 BRL/Month [+]
Population 208.49 206.80 208.49 72.74 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 60.00 60.00 60.00 60.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65.00 65.00 65.00 [+]
Living Wage Family 2360.00 2330.00 2370.00 2320.00 BRL/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 1390.00 1400.00 1410.00 1360.00 BRL/Month [+]
Productivity 117.40 113.52 181.87 39.60 Index Points [+]
Non Farm Payrolls 129.60 -43.20 309.44 -654.95 Thousand [+]
Employment Rate 54.20 53.90 57.30 53.10 percent [+]
Wages High Skilled 4730.00 4040.00 4730.00 3650.00 BRL/Month [+]
Wages In Manufacturing 2303.00 2311.00 2311.00 2142.00 BRL/Month [+]
Wages Low Skilled 1440.00 1160.00 1440.00 1140.00 BRL/Month [+]


Brazil Net Payrolls

In Brazil, net payrolls refer to the change in total formal employment, that is, the difference between admitted and dismissed. This page provides the latest reported value for - Brazil Net Payrolls - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Brazil Net Payrolls - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on June of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
129.60 -43.20 309.44 -654.95 1999 - 2019 Thousand Monthly
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Country Last Previous
Brazil 129.60 Apr/19
Canada 16873.90 Feb/19
France 25330.50 Mar/19
Switzerland 5071.00 Mar/19
United States 75.00 May/19


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