Unemployment rate rises and reaches almost 13 million people in Brazil - Plataforma Media

Unemployment rate rises and reaches almost 13 million people in Brazil

The unemployment rate goes up and almost 13 million people arrive in the first quarter of this year. In comparison with the last quarter of 2019, the increase is 1.3 percentage points, reaching 12.2%. The information is from Pedro Antônio Guimarães, from Band News.

The data were released on the morning of this Thursday, 30, at PNAD Contínua, by IBGE. The survey also points to a 2.5% drop in the contingent of the employed population, about 2.3 million people, according to the IBGE.

Read more in portuguese at BAND

Related posts
EconomySociety

Study warns 12 million unemployed Americans without support after Christmas

BrazilSociety

Latin American employment will slow recovery after pandemic

EconomyWorld

Unemployment is the biggest risk factor in the world

ChinaSociety

Rising unemployment in China exposes precarious migrant workers

Subscribe to our Newsletter.