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04/08/2004 - 
Index of Construction recorded change of 0.94% in July
The National Index of Construction, calculated by IBGE by agreement with Caixa Econômica Federal, increased 0.94% in July, result 0.20 percentage point above the June one (0.74%).
30/07/2004 - 
Publishing Calendar
29/07/2004 - 
2004 harvest will be 118.803 million metric tons, according to June's data
New estimate of IBGE, based on June's data, indicates that the total production of cereals, legumes and oilseeds may reach 118.803 million metric tons, in 2004.
23/07/2004 - 
IPCA-15 of July had change of 0.93%
The Extended Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) had change of 0.93% in July, result above the one recorded in June (0.56%). In the year, the index accumulates rate of 4.30% and, in the last 12 months, 6.53%.
23/07/2004 - 
Publishing Calendar
22/07/2004 - 
Unemployment rate was 11.7% in June
The Monthly Employment Survey of IBGE, carried out in the six main Metropolitan Areas of the country, shows an unemployment rate of 11.7%. It was the second consecutive decrease in the rate, which returned to the level of January 2004.
16/07/2004 - 
Industrial employment increases 1.0% in May
Between April and May this year, the number of hirings in the industrial sector surpasses again the number of dismissals, in the seasonally adjusted series, with the level of employment posting a 1.0% increase.
16/07/2004 - 
Publishing Calendar
16/07/2004 - 
Note on IBGE data in HDI
17/06/2004 - 
Industrial employment falls 0.5% in April
After a cumulative increase of 1.6% during three months of expansion, the number of industrial jobs started decreasing again in April (-0.5% in the series against the previous month, with seasonal adjustment).

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