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23/06/2017 - 
IPCA-15 of June stays at 0.16% and IPCA-E accumulates 0.61%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA) changed 0.16% in June and stood below...
20/06/2017 - 
PAIC: Real estate development, works and/or construction services register -16.5% between 2014 and 2015
In 2015, enterprises in this sector carried out real estate development, works and/or services valued at R$354.4 billion...
16/06/2017 - 
Release Calendar - June 19 - 23
16/06/2017 - 
IBGE poses challenge for programmers at the Campus Party
More than 40 thousand persons together for the event, in Brasília. Challenge posed by the IBGE aims at the development of applications that can increase...
14/06/2017 - 
Slaughter of chickens, hogs and pigs and cattle up in Q1 2017/Q1 2016 comparison
In Q1 2017, chicken slaughter (1.48 billion head) increased 5.1% against the total in Q4 2016.
14/06/2017 - 
Services sector grows 1.0% in April in relation to March
In the seasonally-adjusted series, the services sector grew 1.0% in volume of services rendered in April...
13/06/2017 - 
Retail sales up 1.0% in April
In April 2017, the national retail trade recorded rates of 1.0% in volume of sales and of 1.3% in...
09/06/2017 - 
Industry grows in 5 of the 14 places surveyed in April
The increased pace in the national industrial production, between March and April 2017...
09/06/2017 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes 0.30% in May
Computed by the IBGE, the National Index of Civil Construction - Sinapi changed 0.30% in May...
09/06/2017 - 
IPCA stays at 0.31% in May
The Extended National Consumer Price Index - IPCA rose 0.31% in May...
09/06/2017 - 
Release Calendar - June 12 - 16
08/06/2017 - 
Storage capacity at 168 million metric tons in 2nd half of 2016
In the second half of 2016, there was an increase of 0.1% in the number of active establishments...
08/06/2017 - 
IBGE: May estimate points to grain harvest 29.2% bigger than in 2016
The fifth estimate for the national output of cereals, legumes and oilseeds amounted to 238.6 million metric tons...
02/06/2017 - 
Industrial output rises 0.6% in April
In the seasonally-adjusted series, the national industrial output advanced 0.6% in April 2017 over March...
02/06/2017 - 
Release Calendar - June 5 - 9
01/06/2017 - 
GDP increases 1.0% in Q1 2017
In the first quarter of 2017, the GDP (Gross Domestic Product) grew 1.0% over the fourth quarter...
31/05/2017 - 
Continuous PNAD: unemployment rate of 13.6% in the quarter ended April 2017
The unemployment rate was estimated at 13.6% in the moving quarter ended April 2017...
26/05/2017 - 
Producer Price Index changes -0.12% in April
Between March and April 2017, the price change of the overall industry was -0,12%, lower than...
26/05/2017 - 
Release Calendar - May 29 - June 2
24/05/2017 - 
MUNIC and ESTADIC 2016: Only 27.3% of municipalities in Brazil have municipal public schools with soccer field, gymnasium, swimming pool and/or athletics track
A total of 1,521 municipalities had municipal schools with soccer field, gymnasium, swimming pool...
23/05/2017 - 
IBGE updates list of municipalities of Brazilian territorial divisions
The IBGE has carried out another semiannual update of the list of the municipalities comprising the Metropolitan Areas...
23/05/2017 - 
IPCA-15 of May stays at 0.24%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index 15 - IPCA-15 changed 0.24% in May and...
19/05/2017 - 
Release Calendar - May 22 - 26
18/05/2017 - 
Continuous PNAD: labor underutilization rate at 24.1% in Q1/2017
In the 1st quarter of 2017, the compound labor underutilization rate (which aggregates the unemployed persons...
17/05/2017 - 
Lack of time and interest: main reasons why people in Brazil do not practice sports
In 2015, 38.8 million persons aged 15 and over practiced some type of sports in the reference period...
12/05/2017 - 
In March, services sector shrinks 2.3% in relation to February
In March, the services sector recorded decrease of 2.3% in the volume of sales over the previous month...
12/05/2017 - 
Release Calendar - May 15 - 19
11/05/2017 - 
In April, IBGE expects grain harvest to be 26.2% higher than in 2016
The fourth estimate of the national harvest of grain, legumes and oilseeds in 2017 added up to 233.1 million tonnes...
11/05/2017 - 
Retail sales drop 1.9% between February and March
In the seasonally-adjusted series, the national retail trade declined for the second consecutive month in March 2017...
10/05/2017 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes 0.15% in April
Published by the IBGE, the National Index of Civil Construction - Sinapi changed 0.15% in April...
10/05/2017 - 
IPCA stays at 0.14% in April
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) of April recorded a change...
09/05/2017 - 
Industrial output down in eight of 14 places surveyed
The declining pace of the national industrial output between February and March 2017, in the seasonally...
05/05/2017 - 
CIG: In 2015, government net borrowing reaches 519.9 billion
Government net borrowing in 2015 was R$ 519.9 billion from the perspective of Governmental Accounting (CIG)...
05/05/2017 - 
Release Calendar - May 8 - 12
03/05/2017 - 
Industrial output: 1.8% down in March
In March 2017, the national output of industry recorded a decrease of 1.8% versus the February rate (seasonally adjusted series)...
28/04/2017 - 
Continuous PNAD: unemployment rate goes to 13.7% in quarter ending in March 2017
The unemployment rate was estimated at 13.7% in the January-March 2017 quarter...
28/04/2017 - 
Release Calendar - May 2 - 5
27/04/2017 - 
Producer Price Index stays at 0.09% in March
In March, the prices of the Overall Industry changed, on average, 0.09% in relation to February...
26/04/2017 - 
PNAD 2015: Debts owed to employers prevented 1.5 million workers from resigning
In 2015, 1.5 million paid workers were not allowed to quit the job they had in the week of reference...
20/04/2017 - 
IPCA-15: 0.21% in April
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA-15) changed by 0.21% in April...
20/04/2017 - 
Release Calendar - April 24 - 28
13/04/2017 - 
In February, services sector changes by 0.7% over January figure
In February, the services sector recorded increase of 0.7% in the volume of services rendered, in comparison with the result of January...
13/04/2017 - 
Release Date - April 17 - 20
12/04/2017 - 
Retail sales change -0.2% in February over January
In the seasonally-adjusted series, the retail trade in Brazil registered a rate of -0.2% for volume of sales...
11/04/2017 - 
Industry grows in 9 of 14 places surveyed in February
In the seasonally-adjusted series, the increased pace of the national industrial output between January and February 2017...
11/04/2017 - 
Grain harvest expected to surpass 2016 figure by 25.1% in March
The third estimate for the 2017 national harvest of cerals, legumes and oilseeds amounted to 230.3 million metric tons...
07/04/2017 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes 0.46% in March
Published by the IBGE, the National Index of Civil Construction - Sinapi changed 0.46% in March...
07/04/2017 - 
IPCA stays at 0.25% in March
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) changed by 0.25% in March, recording a decrease of 0.08 percentage points versus the February...
07/04/2017 - 
Release Calendar - April 10 - 13
04/04/2017 - 
Industrial output changes 0.1% in February
In the seasonally-adjusted series, the national industrial output positively changed 0.1% in February 2017 against the immediately previous month...
03/04/2017 - 
IBGE announces Census of Agriculture 2017
Nearly 26 thousand temporary servants will be hired in more than 4 thousand municipalities.
31/03/2017 - 
Continuous PNAD: unemployment rate reaches 13.2% in quarter ended February 2017
The unemployment rate was estimated at 13.2% in the moving quarter ended February 2017, with increase of 1.3 percentage points...
31/03/2017 - 
IBGE releases new issue of the Journal of Brazilian Geography
31/03/2017 - 
Release Calendar - April 3 - 7
30/03/2017 - 
Retail sales drop 0.7% in January
In the seasonally-adjusted series, the retail trade in Brazil began 2017 dropping 0.7% in volume of sales...
29/03/2017 - 
In January, services sector falls 2.2% over December 2016
In January 2017, the services sector recorded a 2.2% fall in the volume of services rendered, against the previous month...
29/03/2017 - 
PNAD 2015: children under 4 years who attended daycare live in households with higher per capita earnings
The per capita average monthly household earnings of children under 4 years of age who stayed where they lived from Monday to Friday...
28/03/2017 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) changes -0.43% in February
The Producer Price Index recorded a change of -0.43% in February in comparison with the previous month...
24/03/2017 - 
Release Calendar - March 27 - 31
23/03/2017 - 
More than 40 million persons would like to enroll professional qualification, but just 3.4 million attended this kind of course in 2014
More than 40 million persons were interested in taking professional qualification courses, in 2014...
22/03/2017 - 
In March, IPCA-15 stays at 0.15% and IPCA-E, at 1.00%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index 15 - IPCA-15 changed 0.15% in March...
17/03/2017 - 
Release Calendar - March 20 - 24
15/03/2017 - 
Production of eggs, and slaughter of chickens and of hogs and pigs hit record figures in 2016
Livestock in the country hit three record figures in 2016: the production of hen's eggs increased 5.8% and reached 3.1 billion dozens...
14/03/2017 - 
Industry falls in five of the 14 places surveyed in January
The reduced pace of the national industrial output between December 2016 and January 2017...
10/03/2017 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes by 0.19% in February
O Índice Nacional da Construção Civil (Sinapi), calculado pelo IBGE, apresentou variação de 0,19% em fevereiro...
10/03/2017 - 
IPCA of February stays at 0.33%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) of February changed 0.33%...
10/03/2017 - 
Release Calendar - March 13 - 17
09/03/2017 - 
In February, IBGE expects grain crops 21.8% higher than in 2016
The second estimate for the 2017 national crops of cereals, legumes and oilseeds totaled 224.2 million metric tons...
08/03/2017 - 
Industrial output changes -0.1% in January
In January 2017, in the seasonally adjusted series, the national industrial output showed negative change of 0.1% ...
07/03/2017 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) up 0.35% in January
In January 2016, the prices of the general industry changed, on average 0,35% when compared to the previous month,...
07/03/2017 - 
GDP srinks 3.6% in 2016 and closes the year at R$ 6.3 trillion
In 2016, the GDP fell 3.6% in relation to the previous year, slightly lower than the 2015 result...
03/03/2017 - 
Release Calendar - March 6 -10
24/02/2017 - 
Continuous PNAD: unemployment rate was 12.6% in the quarter ended January 2017
The unemployment rate was estimated at 12.6% in the moving quarter ended January 2017.
24/02/2017 - 
IBGE releases per capita household earnings in 2016 according to Continuous PNAD
The IBGE releases today the figures for Brazil and Federation Units of the per capita household earnings related to 2016...
23/02/2017 - 
Continuous PNAD: labor underutilization rate stands at 22.2% in Q4 and closes 2016 at 20.9%
The compound labor underutilization rate (which joins unemployment rate, time-related underemployment rate and potential workforce...
22/02/2017 - 
IPCA-15 goes to 0.54% in February
The Extended National Consumer Price Index 15 - IPCA-15 changed 0.54% in February...
17/02/2017 - 
Release Calendar - February 20 - 24
15/02/2017 - 
Services sector grows 0.6% in December and closes year at -5.0%
In the seasonally-adjusted series, the volume of the services sector registered a growth of 0.6% in December against November...
14/02/2017 - 
In December 2016, retail sales drop 2.1% and close year at -6.2%
In December 2016, the volume of sales of the national Retail Trade shrank 2.0% against the previous month...
10/02/2017 - 
Release Calendar - February 13 - 17
09/02/2017 - 
In January, IBGE expects harvest 20.3% bigger for 2017
The January estimate for the harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds in 2017 added up to 221.4 million tonnes...
08/02/2017 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes 0.38% in January
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), calculated by the IBGE, changed 0.38% in January...
08/02/2017 - 
IPCA stays at 0.38% in January
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) changed 0.38% in January,...
07/02/2017 - 
Industrial output up in 10 of the 14 areas surveyed in December
The increase of pace in the national industrial output between November and December 2016...
03/02/2017 - 
Release Calendar - February 6 - 10
01/02/2017 - 
Industrial output increases 2.3% in December, but closes 2016 6.6% down
In December 2016, the national output of industry increased 2.3% versus the figure in the previous month, in the seasonally...
31/01/2017 - 
Continuous PNAD: unemployment rate is 12.0% in Q4 2016 and yearly average closes at 11.5%
In the fourth moving quarter of 2016, the unemployment rate for Brazil (12.0%) remained stable in relation to...
31/01/2017 - 
Producer price index was 1.28% in December and accumulated a high of 1.71% in 2016
In December 2016, the prices of the general industry increased 1.28% in relation to November, a change above ...
30/01/2017 - 
IBGE releases continuous vector cartographic base for the state of Rio de Janeiro
IBGE releases today, in partnership with the Secretariat for the Environment of Rio de Janeiro...
27/01/2017 - 
Release Calendar - January 30 - February 3
19/01/2017 - 
IPCA-15 stayed at 0.31% in January
The Extended National Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) changed 0.31% in January, and stood...
13/01/2017 - 
Release Calendar - January 16 - 20
12/01/2017 - 
Services Sector: 0.1% increase from October to November
In November 2016, the services sector increaes 0.1% in comparison with the October figure (seasonally-adjusted series)...
11/01/2017 - 
Industry grows in 5 of 14 places surveyed in November
In the seasonally-adjusted series, the increase in the pace of the national industrial output between October and November 2016 (0.2%)...
11/01/2017 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes by 0.49% in December and closes 2016 at 6.64%
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), calculated by the IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, changed by 0.49% in December...
11/01/2017 - 
IPCA rises 0.30% in December, 6.29% cumulative in 2016
The IPCA index was the lowest for December since 2008 (0.28%). In 2016, the index registered a cumulative rise of 6.29%...
10/01/2017 - 
2017 harvest expected to surpass 2016 figure by 16.1%
10/01/2017 - 
In November, retail sales increase by 2.0%
In the seasonally-adjusted series, the retail trade advanced 2.0% in November 2016 over the immediately previous month...
06/01/2017 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) changes by 0.78% in November
The Producer Price Index (IPP) changed by 0.78% in November, being above the 0.09% recorded in the previous month.
06/01/2017 - 
Release Calendar - January 9 - 13
05/01/2017 - 
Industrial output changes 0.2% in November
In the seasonally-adjusted series, the national industrial output rose 0.2% in November 2016...
29/12/2016 - 
Continuous PNAD: in November, unemployment rate was 11.9%
The unemployment rate of the moving quarter from September to November 2016 (11.9%) was the highest one since the beginning of the series, in 2012,...
29/12/2016 - 
Release Calendar - January 2 - 6
28/12/2016 - 
IBGE releases new map of Land Cover and Land Use of Brazil
IBGE releases today, 28/12/2016, the report of changes in Land Cover and Land Use of Brazil 2014...
24/12/2016 - 
Release Calendar - December 26 - 30
22/12/2016 - 
PNAD 2015: reception of digital signals demands adjustments in 19.7% of the housing units with a TV set, versus 28.5% in 2013
About 45.1% of the housing units with a TV set had access to open television; 37.5% had a parabolic antena...
21/12/2016 - 
In December, IPCA-15 stays at 0.19% and IPCA-E closes the year at 6.58%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index-15 - IPCA-15 changed 0.19% in December and stayed below the November´s rate...
16/12/2016 - 
Release Calendar - December 19 - 23
15/12/2016 - 
In Q3 2016, slaughter of hogs and pigs and production of eggs hit record figures
Slaughter of hogs and pigs in the country amounted to 10.57 million head, the highest figure since 1997.
14/12/2016 - 
GDP of Municipalities: agriculture represents more than half of economic activity in 1,135 municipalities
Except for the activity of public administration, agriculture answered for more than half of the economies...
14/12/2016 - 
Services sector falls 2.4% in October
In the seasonally-adjusted series, the volume of the services sector dropped 2.4% in October over September...
13/12/2016 - 
Retail sales drop 0.8% in October
In October 2016, the volume of sales of the retail trade of the country reduced 0.8% over September in the seasonally adjusted series.
09/12/2016 - 
Industrial output drops in 11 of 14 places surveyed in October
In the seasonally-adjusted series, the reduced pace in the national industrial output between September and October 2016...
09/12/2016 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes 0.10% in November
Computed by the IBGE, the National Index of Civil Construction - Sinapi changed 0.10% in November...
09/12/2016 - 
Pintec 2014: innovation rate remains stable and government support increases
Between 2012 and 2014, 36.0% of the 132,529 Brazilian companies with 10 or more employed persons had some type of innovation in products or processes...
09/12/2016 - 
IPCA stays at 0.18% in November
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) of November changed 0.18% and stayed below October's ...
09/12/2016 - 
Release Calendar - December 12 - 16
08/12/2016 - 
In November, IBGE expects grain harvest 13.9% higher for 2017
The second projection for the 2017 harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds registered 210.1 million tonnes,...
08/12/2016 - 
Mean sea level varies more in South and Southeast
The IBGE releases today the report “Mean Sea Level Analysis in the Geodetic Permanent Tide Gauge Network (RMPG) - 2001/2015”.
06/12/2016 - 
IBGE makes available an updated version of the Continuous Cartographic Base of Brazil on the millionth scale
Today, December 06, 2016, IBGE makes available an updated version...
06/12/2016 - 
New SIDRA also allows easy access to IBGE´s studies and surveys through mobile devices
The IBGE launches today, December 6, 2016, at 11am, during the 3rd National Conference of Producers and Users...
05/12/2016 - 
IBGE puts out A geografia do café (The geography of coffee), inaugurating the series Territorial Dynamics of Agricultural Production
The IBGE releases today (12/05/2016) the first volume of the series Territorial Dynamics of Agricultural Production...
05/12/2016 - 
3rd INFOPLAN: IBGE discusses future of Brazilian statistics, geoscientific and environmental information with producers, users and experts
The president of the IBGE, Paulo Rabello de Castro, opens today (12/5/2016), at 11 am, in Rio de Janeiro (RJ), the 3rd National Conference...
02/12/2016 - 
Industrial output fell by 1.1% in October
In October 2016, the industrial output in the country fell by 1.1% versus the September figure, in the seasonally adjusted series.
02/12/2016 - 
SIS 2016: 67.7% of employed seniors begin to work with up to 14 years
Between 2005 and 2015, the proportion of senior citizens aged 60 years and over in the Brazilian population changed from 9.8% to 14.3%...
02/12/2016 - 
Release Calendar - December 5 - 9
01/12/2016 - 
In 2015, life expectancy at birth was 75.5 years
In 2015, life expectancy at birth, in Brazil, was 75.5 years (75 years, 5 months and 26 days)...
01/12/2016 - 
IBGE releases maps of Piauí, Tocantins, Pará, Maranhão and Mato Grosso
The IBGE releases today 25 digital maps in the 1:100,000 scale (1 cm = 1000 m), encompassing part of the states of Piauí, Tocantins...
30/11/2016 - 
GDP: R$ 1.6 trillion in Q3 and decrease (-0.8%) versus the previous quarter
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) fell by 0.8% in the third quarter of 2016...
30/11/2016 - 
IBGE releases Continuous Vector Cartographic Base of Goiás and Federal District
The IBGE releases today the continuous vector cartographic base of the State of Goiás and the Federal District...
29/11/2016 - 
Continuous PNAD: unemployment rate in the October 2016 quarter was 11.8%
The unemployment rate in the October 2016 quarter was estimated at 11.8%...
29/11/2016 - 
Producer Price Index of October at 0.10%
In October, the prices of the General Industry changed, on average, 0.10% in comparison to September...
28/11/2016 - 
New geospatial information expands mapping of natural resources in the Brazilian territory
The Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics - IBGE releases today a new set of geospatial information on...
28/11/2016 - 
Regional Accounts 2014: five states account for nearly two thirds of Brazilian GDP
In 2014, five states (São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, Minas Gerais, Rio Grande do Sul and Paraná) accounted for...
25/11/2016 - 
PNAD 2015: incomes decrease and inequality remains on downward trend
From 2014 to 2015, there was, for the first time in 11 years, increase of real income...
25/11/2016 - 
Release Calendar - November 28 - December 2
24/11/2016 - 
Vital Records 2015: Deaths of young people due to violent causes decrease in the Southeast, but grow in the North and Northeast
Vital records 2015 shows that the deaths of young people aged 15 to 24 from...
23/11/2016 - 
IPCA-15: 0.26% in November
The Extended National Consumer Price Index 15 (IPCA-15) changed by 0.26% in November...
22/11/2016 - 
Continuous PNAD: rate of labor underutilization stays at 21.2% in Q3
In the 3rd quarter of 2016, the compound labor underutilization rate (which aggregates...
18/11/2016 - 
Statistics of Entrepreneurship: high growth companies accounted for 46.7% of the job posts between 2011 and 2014
In 2014, the country had 31,223 high-growth companies, that is, those which had a 20% increase...
18/11/2016 - 
Release Calendar - November 21 - 25
17/11/2016 - 
IBGE releases the 24th edition of Brazil in figures
The IBGE puts out today (11/17) the 2016 issue of Brasil em Números/Brazil in figures...
17/11/2016 - 
GDP grows 0.5% in 2014 and reaches R$ 5.8 trillion
The GDP reached R$ 5,779 trillion in 2014 and its growth in relation to 2013 was reviewed from 0.1% to 0.5%...
16/11/2016 - 
Services sector shrinks 0.3% from August to September
In September 2016, in the seasonally adjusted series, the volume of services fell 0.3% against the previous month...
16/11/2016 - 
PNAD 2014: level of schooling of parents influences earnings of children
More than half of the children (51.4%) ascended in socio-occupational terms in relation to their mothers – inter-generational mobility...
14/11/2016 - 
Registration for INFOPLAN – 3rd National Conference on Statistics, Geography and Environment now open
Estão abertas até 30 de novembro as inscrições para a INFOPLAN - 3ª Conferência Nacional de...
11/11/2016 - 
Release Calendar - November 14 - 18
10/11/2016 - 
Agricultural stocking capacity stays at 166.5 million tonnes in 1st half of 2016
The number of active establishments reduced by 1.3% in the first semester of 2016...
10/11/2016 - 
Retail sales fall 1.0% in September
The retail trade retreated 1.0% in volume of sales in September 2016 over the immediately previous month...
10/11/2016 - 
IBGE: harvest estimate for 2017 is 13.9% higher in October
The first estimate for the 2017 harvest points to an output of 209.4 million metric tons of cereals, legumes and oilseeds...
09/11/2016 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes by 0.64% in October
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), calculated by IBGE, recorded a change of 0.64%...
09/11/2016 - 
IPCA stays at 0.26% in October
The Extended National Consumer Price Index - IPCA changed 0.26% in October and stayed above the rate...
08/11/2016 - 
Industrial output grows in 9 out of the 14 places surveyed in September
With the national output growing 0.5% from August to September 2016...
08/11/2016 - 
IBGE promotes, in Brasília, preparatory event for the 3rd National Conference on Statistics, Geography and Environment
From tomorrow to Friday (09 to 11/11/2016), IBGE promotes, in Brasília, a series of preparatory meetings...
04/11/2016 - 
Release Calendar - November 7 - 11
01/11/2016 - 
In September, industrial output grows 0.5%
In September 2016, the industrial output of the country advanced 0.5% over August, in the seasonally adjusted series.
27/10/2016 - 
PEVS 2015: value of wild crop harvesting and silviculture reaches R$18.4 billion in 2015
The value of wild crop harvesting and silviculture added up to R$18.4 billion in 2015. Silviculture – harvesting in managed forests – contributed with 74.3%...
27/10/2016 - 
Continuous PNAD: unemployment rate at 11.8% in the quarter ended in September 2016
The unemployment rate was estimated at 11.8% in the moving quarter ended in September 2016. It represents...
27/10/2016 - 
Release Calendar - October 31 - November 4
26/10/2016 - 
Book by IBGE shows changes in the production of social indicators
In order to contribute to the systematization of the production of social indicators,...
26/10/2016 - 
IBGE releases backward projection of the population from 2000 to 1980
The IBGE puts out today (10/26/2016) the backward projection of the Brazilian population from 2000 to 1980.
26/10/2016 - 
Producer Price Index of September at 0.47%
In September, the prices of the General Industry changed on average 0.47% in relation to August...
21/10/2016 - 
IPCA-15 stays at 0.19% in October
The Extended National Consumer Price Index-15 - IPCA-15 changed 0.19%...
21/10/2016 - 
Release Calendar - October 24 - 28
20/10/2016 - 
IBGE maps the origin of 49 certified products and services
The IBGE releases today (10/20/2016) the digital version of the Map of Brazilian Geographical Indications...
19/10/2016 - 
PIA Product 2014: diesel, iron, cars and gasoline, the four major industrial products in Brazil
In the ranking of the 3,441 products investigated by the IBGE´s Annual Survey of Industry - Product...
19/10/2016 - 
Services sector shrinks 1.6% in August
In August 2016, the volume of services dropped 1.6% when compared to July, in the seasonally adjusted series...
18/10/2016 - 
Retail sales change -0.6% in August
In August 2016, in the in the seasonally adjusted series, the retail trade of the country recorded changes of -0.6% in...
14/10/2016 - 
IBGE releases publication that analyses change in the Brazilian demographic pattern
The IBGE puts out today (10/06/2016) the book “Relações entre as alterações históricas na dinâmica demográfica Brasileira, políticas públicas e impactos futuros...
14/10/2016 - 
Release Calendar - October 17 - 21
13/10/2016 - 
IBGE introduces new indicators of labor market
Aiming at enriching the analysis of the labor market and following international recommendations...
07/10/2016 - 
IPCA of September is 0.08%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) of September changed by 0.08%, well below the...
07/10/2016 - 
Civil Construction Index changes by 0.26% in September
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), calculated by IBGE, changed by 0.26% in September, being 0.02...
07/10/2016 - 
Industrial output drops in 11 of 14 places surveyed
In the seasonally-adjusted series, the decline of 3.8% in the national industrial output between July and August 2016...
07/10/2016 - 
Release Calendar - October 10 - 14
06/10/2016 - 
In September, IBGE expects grain harvest to be 12.3% lower than in 2015
The ninth estimate for 2016 of the national harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds added up to 183.9 million tonnes...
04/10/2016 - 
Industrial output falls 3.8% in August
The industrial output fell 3.8% in August 2016 over the previous month...
30/09/2016 - 
Continuous PNAD: unemployment rate stays at 11.8% in quarter ending in August 2016
The unemployment rate was estimated at 11.8% in the moving quarter ended in August 2016...
30/09/2016 - 
Publishing Calendar - October 3 -7
29/09/2016 - 
PPM: cattle herd reaches a record 215.2 million head, whereas milk output falls 0.4%
Cattle herd totaled 215.2 million head in 2015, a record figure 1.3%...
28/09/2016 - 
IBGE releases Input-Output Matrix 2010
The IBGE makes available today the results of the Input-Output Matrix for the year 2010, based...
27/09/2016 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) changes (-0.26%) in August
In August, the prices of the overall industry changed, on average, -0.26% in relation to the previous month...
23/09/2016 - 
Release Calendar - September 26 - 30
23/09/2016 - 
Municipal Agricultural Survey: record in the production of soybeans and corn leveraged agriculture in 2015
Pushed by the record in the production of soybeans (97.5 million metric tons) and corn (85.3 million...
22/09/2016 - 
In September, IPCA-15 stays at 0.23% and IPCA-E at 1.22%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index 15 (IPCA-15) changed 0.23% in September and...
21/09/2016 - 
PAS 2014: World Cup leverages sports companies in three regions of the country
In 2014, due to the World Cup, the gross revenue of companies dedicated to cultural, recreational and sporting activities showed the highest annual real growth ...
16/09/2016 - 
Services sector up 0.7% from June to July
The volume of services increased 0.7%...
16/09/2016 - 
Release Calendar - September 19 - 23
15/09/2016 - 
In the 2nd quarter of 2016, slaughter of hogs and pigs and egg production hit record
The slaughter of hogs and pigs in the country reached 10.46 million head, the highest figure since 1997...
14/09/2016 - 
Demography of Enterprises 2014: exit rate of companies increases to 20.7%, the highest figure since 2008
Between 2013 and 2014, the exit rate of enterprises (ratio between the number of firms...
13/09/2016 - 
Retail sales changed -0.3% in July
In July 2016, the national retail trade recorded a change of -0.3% in the volume of sales, after an advance...
09/09/2016 - 
In August, IPCA stays at 0.44%
The extended national consumer price index (IPCA) of August advanced 0.44% and stood below...
09/09/2016 - 
The National Index of Civil Construction changes 0.24% in August
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), calculated by the IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, recorded...
09/09/2016 - 
Industrial output increases in six of the 14 areas surveyd in July
The increased pace of industrial production recorded from June to July...
09/09/2016 - 
Release Date - September 12 - 16
06/09/2016 - 
IBGE: grain harvest in August expected to be 11.1% smaller than in 2015
The eighth estimate for 2016 for the national harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds (upland cotton...
02/09/2016 - 
Release Calendar - September 5 - 9
02/09/2016 - 
Industrial output changes 0.1% in July
The industrial output changed 0.1% in July 2016 over the previous month...
01/09/2016 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) of July drops 0.56%
In July 2016, the prices of the overall industry changed, on average, -0.56% when compared to the previous month, below June's figure (0.50%).
01/09/2016 - 
IBGE and TSE launch information leaflets to support municipal elections
The IBGE and the Superior Electoral Court - TSE launch today, September 1, 2016, in Brasília, the information leaflet "Your Municipality in Figures 2016"...
31/08/2016 - 
GDP declines (-0.6%) in relation to Q1 2016 and adds up to R$1.5 trillion
In the seasonally-adjusted series, the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) declined (-0.6%) in the comparison...
30/08/2016 - 
Continuous PNAD: unemployment rate of 11.6% in the quarter ended in July 2016
The unemployment rate was estimated at 11.6% in the moving quarter which ended in July 2016, being 0.4 percentage points...
30/08/2016 - 
IBGE releases population estimates for municipalities in 2016
IBGE released today, August 30, 2016, the estimates of the resident population for the 5,570 Brazilian municipalities...
29/08/2016 - 
IBGE puts out book on geographical and environmental evolution of Brazil in early 21st century
In order to enhance knowledge in the changes resulting from the economic, demographic, political and environmental in the Brazilian territory ...
26/08/2016 - 
PeNSE 2015: 55.5% of students already consumed alcoholic beverages and 9.0% tried illicit drugs
Of about 2.6 million students of the 9th year of the primary school in 2015, 55.5% (1.5 million) had already consumed...
26/08/2016 - 
Release Calendar - August 29 - September 2
25/08/2016 - 
PAC 2014: Revenue from Internet sales up 290.4% between 2007 and 2014
Between 2007 and 2014, the gross revenue of Internet sales from commercial companies in the country rose from R$7.7 billion...
24/08/2016 - 
In August, IPCA-15 stays at 0.45%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index 15 (IPCA-15) changed by 0.45% in August.
19/08/2016 - 
Release Calendar - August 23 - 26
17/08/2016 - 
Continuous PNAD: unemployment rate rises in all Major Regions in Q2
The unemployment rate (11.3% in Brazil) rose in all the Major Regions in the second quarter of 2016 in relation to the same period in 2015...
12/08/2016 - 
Release Calendar - August 15 - 19
11/08/2016 - 
Services sector retreats 0.5% from May to June
In the seasonally-adjusted series, the volume of the services sector dropped 0.5% in June 2016 in relation to May, after changing 0.2% in May...
10/08/2016 - 
Industry rises in 9 of 14 places surveyed in June
In the seasonally-adjusted series, the increase of the national industrial output between May and June 2016 was followed by nine...
10/08/2016 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes 0.20% in July
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), calculated by the IBGE, changed 0.20% in July...
10/08/2016 - 
IPCA: 0.52% in July
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) changed by 0.52%...
09/08/2016 - 
IBGE: grain harvest in July expected to be 9.8% lower than in 2015
The seventh estimate for the national crops of cereals, legumes and oilseeds in 2016 amounted to 189.0 million tonnes...
09/08/2016 - 
Retail sales change 0.1% in June
In the seasonally-adjusted series, the retail trade in Brazil registered positive changes of 0.1% in volume of sales...
03/08/2016 - 
Release Calendar - August 8 - 12
02/08/2016 - 
Industrial output rises 1.1% in June
In the seasonally-adjusted series, the industrial output rose 1.1% in June 2016...
01/08/2016 - 
IBGE enters into Rio 2016 Olympic Games and shows a world of diversities in Brazil
The IBGE launches a set of products introducing Brazil for more than 200 teams that will compete in the Olympic Games...
29/07/2016 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) changes 0.52% in June
In June, the prices of the overall industry changed, on average, 0.52% in relation to the previous month,...
29/07/2016 - 
IBGE updates results of Sustanable Development Indicators (SDI)
IBGE has updated information on the Sustainable Development Indicators (SDI) at the IBGE Aggregated Database (SIDRA)...
29/07/2016 - 
Continuous PNAD: unemployment rate is 11.3% in the quarter ended in June 2016
The unemployment rate was estimated at 11.3% in the moving quarter ended in June 2016, standing at 0.4 percentage points above...
29/07/2016 - 
Release Calendar - August 1 - 5
28/07/2016 - 
IBGE maps land use and land cover in the state of Rio de Janeiro
The IBGE makes available today, July 28, 2016, the Map of Land Cover and Land Use of the State of Rio de Janeiro...
26/07/2016 - 
IBGE relaunches today the Journal of Brazilian Geography
As part of the celebration of its 80 years, the IBGE is relaunching today, July 26, 2016, the Journal of Brazilian Geography...
22/07/2016 - 
Release Calendar - July 25 - 29
21/07/2016 - 
IPCA-15 stays at 0.54% in July
The Extended National Consumer Price Index 15 (IPCA-15) recorded change of 0.54% in July, more than in...
15/07/2016 - 
Release Calendar - July 18 - 22
14/07/2016 - 
IBGE releases Address Face Base of 2010 Census
The IBGE releases today, July 14, 2016, in its website, the Address Face Base of the...
13/07/2016 - 
Between April and May, services sector shrinks (-0.1%)
From this edition on, the Monthly Survey of Services will include seasonally adjusted indicators...
12/07/2016 - 
Retail sales fall (-1.0%) in May
In May 2016, Retail Trade in the country recorded a change of -1.0% in terms of volume of sales...
08/07/2016 - 
IPCA: 0.35% in June
The Extended National Consumer Price Index changed by 0.35% in June...
08/07/2016 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes 1.02% in June
The National Index of Civil Construction – Sinapi, estimated by the IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, changed...
08/07/2016 - 
Release Calendar - July 11 - 15
07/07/2016 - 
Industrial output falls in eight of the 14 areas surveyed
With a null (0.0%) change of national industrial activity from April to May 2016...
07/07/2016 - 
In June, IBGE expects grain harvest 8.4% lower than in 2015
The sixth estimate for 2016 of the national harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds added up to...
06/07/2016 - 
Supplement of PNAD 2014 maps access to Single Register for social programs and productive inclusion actions
In 2014, 62.8 million (93.7%) permanent private households knew either the Single Register or the...
01/07/2016 - 
Industrial output remains unchanged (0.0%) in May
In May 2016, the national industrial output remained unchanged (0.0%) over the immediately previous month...
01/07/2016 - 
Publishing Calendar - July 4 - 8
30/06/2016 - 
IBGE updates areas of states and municipalities
The IBGE releases today, June, 30, 2016, the update of the Brazilian Political-Administrative Division – DPA, including changes in six states...
30/06/2016 - 
PNS 2013: Occupational accidents caused sequelae in one out of every five victims
In 2013, 12.4% of the 4.9 million persons aged 18 and over who had an occupational accident faced some type of sequela or incapacity...
29/06/2016 - 
Continuous PNAD: unemployment rate stays at 11.2% in the quarter ended in May 2016
The unemployment rate in the moving quarter ended in May 2016 was estimated at 11.2% for Brazil...
29/06/2016 - 
IBGE updates list of municipalities comprising Brazilian territory units
Based on information of December 31, 2015, the IBGE once again carried out the biannual update of the list of municipalities comprising the Metropolitan Areas...
29/06/2016 - 
PAIC 2014: value of works of Construction Industry down 0.8% in relation to 2013
In 2014, the Annual Survey of Construction Industry (PAIC) of the IBGE found that the sector's enterprises made real state development, construction works and services amounting to R$ 382.0 billion...
28/06/2016 - 
IBGE launches book with interviews of ten presidents of the institute
“O desafio de retratar o país” ("The challenge of portraying the country"), organized by Nelson de Castro Senra, Silvia Maia Fonseca and Teresa Cristina Millions, gathers the statements...
28/06/2016 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) changes 0.90% in May
The Producer Price Index – IPP changed 0.90% in May, above the rate of -0.34% registered in the previous...
27/06/2016 - 
IBGE's Digital National Atlas brings interactive maps and a special section on the Indian population
IBGE releases today (27/06/2016) the 2016 Digital National Atlas of Brazil. The publication presents, in an interactive environment, information...
24/06/2016 - 
Annual Survey of Industry 2014: value added hit R$783.1 billion
The Annual Survey of Industry – PIA Enterprise unveiled 334.8 thousand enterprises in 2014...
24/06/2016 - 
Publishing Calendar - June 27 - July 1
23/06/2016 - 
Networks and Flows: uneven distribution of economic activities and country's large area are major challenges of energy logistics
The uneven distribution of the economic activities, with their respective energy demands...
21/06/2016 - 
In June, IPCA-15 stays at 0.40% and IPCA-E, at 1.78%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index 15 (IPCA-15) changed 0.40% in June...
17/06/2016 - 
CEMPRE 2014: number of enterprises and other organizations drops 5.4%
In 2014, the IBGE´s Central Register of Enterprises – CEMPRE gathered 5.1 million enterprises and other...
17/06/2016 - 
Publishing Calendar - June 20 - 24
16/06/2016 - 
In the first quarter of 2016, cattle slaughter down in both comparisons
In the first three months of 2016, 7.3 million cattle head were slaughtered, representing drops of 5.2% in relation to the previous quarter...
15/06/2016 - 
Services sector declines in April (-4.5%)
The volume of the services sector declined (-4.5%) in April in relation to April 2015...
14/06/2016 - 
Retail sales increase by 0.5% in April
In April 2016, in the seasonally adjusted series, the retail trade of the country recorded positive changes of 0.5% for the volume of sales ...
10/06/2016 - 
Publishing Calendar - June 13 -17
09/06/2016 - 
Agricultural stocking capacity stays at 166.1 million metric tons in 2nd half of 2015
In the second half of 2015, there was increase of 0.8% in the number of active establishments, which were 7,858 in the first half of 2015, going to 7,918 in the second half of 2015...
09/06/2016 - 
In May, IBGE expects grain harvest 6.5% lower than in 2015
The fifth estimate for 2016 of the national harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds added up to 195.9 million tonnes...
08/06/2016 - 
IPCA stays at 0.78% in May
The Extended National Consumer Price Index – IPCA changed 0.78% in May and...
08/06/2016 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes 0.83% in May
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE, recorded a change of 0.83% in May, up 0.37 percentage...
08/06/2016 - 
Industrial output increases in 5 of the 14 areas surveyed in April
Five of the 14 areas surveyed had a positive performance regarding the seasonally-adjusted national output of industry...
03/06/2016 - 
Publishing Calendar - June 6 - 10
03/06/2016 - 
IBGE to relaunch Brazilian Magazine of Geography: call for papers now open
As part of the celebration of its 80th anniversary, IBGE will relaunch, in August 2016...
02/06/2016 - 
Industrial output changes 0.1% in April
In April 2016, the national industrial output had a slight positive change (0.1%) over March...
01/06/2016 - 
GDP declines 0.3% and reaches R$1.47 trillion in Q1
In the seasonally-adjusted series, the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) declined 0.3% in the comparison between the first quarter of 2016 and the fourth quarter of 2015...
31/05/2016 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) of April down 0.35%
In April 2016, the prices of the general industry changed, on average, -0.35% in comparison with the previous month...
31/05/2016 - 
Continuous PNAD: unemployment rate stays at 11.2% in quarter ending in April 2016
The unemployment rate (11.2%) increased 1.7 p.p. (percentage points) in the moving quarter ended in April...
31/05/2016 - 
IBGE launches new edition of the Brazilian Statistical Yearbook
The IBGE launches today, May 31, 2016 at 10am...
30/05/2016 - 
IBGE makes available image charts of Tocantins, Maranhão and Piauí
Starting today, May 30 of 2016, the IBGE makes available 25 digital image maps, at 1:100,000 (1cm = 1000m) scale...
30/05/2016 - 
IBGE produces new Land Use and Land Cover Map of Maranhão
The IBGE releases today, May 30 of 2016, the Land Use and Land Cover Map of Maranhão,...
30/05/2016 - 
Compilation of Teixeira de Freitas’ correspondence recalls the foundation of IBGE and reveals part of the Brazilian history
In the month of its 80th anniversary, IBGE pays homage to its founder...
26/05/2016 - 
Publication Calendar - May 30 - June 3
25/05/2016 - 
IBGE releases Government Intermediate Account and Public Finance Statistics 2014
Net borrowing of the government was of R$325.2 billion in 2014, according to the Government Intermediate Account...
25/05/2016 - 
IBGE: 80 years telling the story of Brazil and Brazilians
In the last eight decades, the Institute has not only witnessed the deep economic, social and environmental changes taken place in the country...
20/05/2016 - 
IPCA-15 of May stays at 0.86%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index 15 (IPCA-15) changed by 0.86% in May and stayed at 0.35 percentage points...
20/05/2016 - 
Publishing Calendar - May 23 - 27
19/05/2016 - 
Continuous PNAD: unemployment rate up in all Major Regions in Q1
The unemployment rate (10.9% in Brazil) advanced in all Major Regions in the 1st quarter of 2016 in relation to the same period of 2015...
13/05/2016 - 
Publishing Calendar - May 16 - 20
12/05/2016 - 
Services sector drops 5.9% in March
Compared with the same month a year ago, the services sector dropped 5.9% in terms of volume of services ...
11/05/2016 - 
Retail sales drop 0.9% in March
In March 2016, in the seasonally adjusted series, the national retail trade recorded decreases of 0,9% for the volume of sales...
10/05/2016 - 
Industrial output increases in 10 of 14 places surveyed in March
In the seasonally-adjusted series, the growing pace of the national industrial output between February and March 2016...
10/05/2016 - 
In April, IBGE expects grain harvest 1.9% lower than 2015's
The fourth estimate of 2016 for the national harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds accounted for 205.4 million metric tons...
06/05/2016 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes 0.46% in April
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), calculated by the IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, changed 0.46% in April...
06/05/2016 - 
IPCA stays at 0.61% in April
The Extended National Consumer Price Index(IPCA)of April changed 0.61%...
06/05/2016 - 
Publishing Calendar - May 9 - 13
03/05/2016 - 
In March, industrial output grows 1.4%
In March 2016, the national industrial output advanced 1.4% over the previous month...
29/04/2016 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) drops 1.21% in March
In March 2016, the prices of the overall industry changed, on average, -1.21% when compared with the previous month...
29/04/2016 - 
Continuous PNAD: unemployment rate stays at 10.9% in quarter ending in March 2016
The unemployment rate in the moving quarter ending in March 2016 was estimated at 10.9%...
29/04/2016 - 
Publishing Calendar - May 2 - 6
28/04/2016 - 
IBGE releases Hydrogeological Map of the Southeast Region
In order to describe and map the Brazilian Southeast's groundwater, the IBGE makes available today...
28/04/2016 - 
IBGE releases Land Use and Land Cover Map of Mato Grosso at 1:250,000 scale
The IBGE makes available today (04/28/2016) the Land Use and Land Cover Map of Mato Grosso...
27/04/2016 - 
Brazil of Marias and Josés: IBGE releases name database based on 2010 Population Census
The IBGE releases an unprecedented survey of the most usual names in Brazil, detected by the 2010 Population Census...
25/04/2016 - 
IBGE organizes meeting on Sustainable Development Goals – SDG in Brasília
Aiming at showing the role of Brazil in the formulation of the Sustainable Development Goals – SDG...
22/04/2016 - 
Publishing Calendar - April 25 - 29
20/04/2016 - 
In April, IPCA-15 stays at 0.51%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index 15 (IPCA-15) changed 0.51% in April...
20/04/2016 - 
Continuous PNAD: unemployment rate stays at 10.2% in quarter ending in February 2016
The unemployment rate in the moving quarter ended in February 2016 was estimated at 10.2% for Brazil...
15/04/2016 - 
MUNIC 2015: less than 1/3 of Brazilian municipalities have environmental permitting
Em 2015, environment permitting for enterprises and activities of local environmental impact...
15/04/2016 - 
Publishing Calendar - April 18 - 22
13/04/2016 - 
Services sector drops in February (-4.0%)
Compared with the same month a year ago, the services sector dropped 4.0% in terms of volume of services...
12/04/2016 - 
In February, retail sales grow 1.2%
In February 2016, in the seasonally adjusted series, the national retail trade recorded increases...
08/04/2016 - 
In March, IPCA stays at 0.43%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index – IPCA changed 0.43% in March...
08/04/2016 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes by 0.82% in March
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), calculated by the IBGE changed by 0.82%...
08/04/2016 - 
Publishing Calendar - April 11 - 15
07/04/2016 - 
Industrial output drops in 11 of the 14 places surveyed in February
In the seasonally adjusted series, the reduced pace of the industrial output in Brazil between January and February...
07/04/2016 - 
In March, IBGE expects grain harvest to surpass 2015 figure by 0.2%
The third estimate of the national harvest of cereal grains, legumes and oilseeds (upland cotton...
06/04/2016 - 
PNAD ICT: in 2014, mobile phones surpass microcomputers in home access to Internet first time ever
O suplemento de Tecnologias da Informação e Comunicação (TIC) da Pesquisa Nacional por Amostra de Domicílios (PNAD) 2014...
01/04/2016 - 
Publishing Calendar - April 4 - 8
01/04/2016 - 
Industrial output declines 2.5% in February
In the seasonally adjusted series, the national industrial output dropped 2.5% in February 2016 over the previous month,...
31/03/2016 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) in February changes (-0.58%)
In February 2016, the prices of the overall industry changed, on average, -0.58% in relation to the previous month...
24/03/2016 - 
Continuous PNAD: unemployment reaches 9.5% in the quarter ended in January 2016
The unemployment rate of the moving quarter ended in January 2016 was estimated at 9.5% for Brazil...
24/03/2016 - 
Publishing Calendar - March 28 - April 1
23/03/2016 - 
In March, IPCA-15 stays at 0.43% and IPCA-E, at 2.79%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index 15 (IPCA-15) changed by 0.43% in March...
23/03/2016 - 
In February, unemployment rate was 8.2%
The unemployment rate (proportion of unemployed persons in relation to the economically active population) was estimated at 8.2% in February...
18/03/2016 - 
Publishing Calendar - March 21 -24
17/03/2016 - 
In 2015, slaughter of hogs and pigs and of chickens reaches record figures, whereas cattle slaughter and acquisition of milk and leather decreases
In 2015, a total 30.64 million cattle head were slaughtered, a decrease of 9.6% versus the 2014 figure. In the same year...
16/03/2016 - 
Statistical grid allows applying 2010 Census data to several spatial divisions
The IBGE puts out today, in its web page in the Internet, the Statistical Grid. It allows getting information...
15/03/2016 - 
Continuous PNAD: unemployment rate was 9.0% in Q 4 2015 and annual average closes at 8.5%
In the 4th quarter of 2015, the unemployment rate for Brazil (9.0%) recorded stability in relation...
11/03/2016 - 
Services sector down (-5.0%) in January
In January, the services sector recorded a decrease in volume (-5.0%), versus the January 2015 figure...
11/03/2016 - 
Publishing Calendar - March 14 -18
10/03/2016 - 
In February, IBGE expects grain crops 0.9% higher than in 2015
The first estimate for the 2016 national crops of cereals, legumes and oilseeds totaled 211.3 million metric tons...
10/03/2016 - 
Retail sales down (-1.5%) in January
In January 2016, the retail sales shrank 1.5% against the previous month...
09/03/2016 - 
Industrial output increases in 8 of 14 places surveyed in January
In the seasonally-adjusted series, the expansion registered in the national industrial output between December 2015 and January 2016...
09/03/2016 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes 0.84% in February
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE, recorded a change of 0,84% in February...
09/03/2016 - 
IPCA of February stays at 0.90%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index - IPCA of February (0.90%) stayed below the rate of January (1.27%)...
08/03/2016 - 
Representing Brazil, IBGE assumes chairmanship of the UN Statistical Commission up to 2018
As of today, March 8, 2016, and up to March 2018, the President of the IBGE, Wasmália Bivar, assumes the chairmanship...
04/03/2016 - 
Industrial output changes 0.4% in January
In the seasonally-adjusted series, the industrial output advanced 0.4% in January 2016 over December...
04/03/2016 - 
Publishing Calendar - March 7 - 11
03/03/2016 - 
In 2015, GDP shrinks 3.8% and reaches R$ 5.9 trillion
Compared to the third quarter, the GDP of the fourth quarter of 2015 fell 1.4%...
02/03/2016 - 
Producer Price Index stays at 0.56% in January
In January, the prices of the Overall Industry changed, on average, 0.56% compared with December...
29/02/2016 - 
Geosciences: IBGE revises altitudes of seven highest peaks
Released by the IBGE at the end of 2015, the new version of the Brazilian geoid undulation model...
26/02/2016 - 
IBGE releases per capita household earnings according to Continuous PNAD for FPE
IBGE releases today, February 26, the estimates for per capita nominal household earnings in 2015 for Brazil and its 27 Federation Units...
26/02/2016 - 
Publishing Calendar - February 29 - March 4
25/02/2016 - 
In January, unemployment rate reaches 7.6%
The unemployment rate for the set of the six Metropolitan Areas surveyed (7.6%) advanced 0.7 percentage points over December (6.9%)...
23/02/2016 - 
IPCA-15: 1.42% in February
The Extended National Consumer Price Index 15 (IPCA-15) changed by 1.42%...
19/02/2016 - 
Continuous PNAD: unemployment reaches 9.0% in quarter ended in November
The unemployment rate reached 9.0% in the moving quarter ending in November 2015...
19/02/2016 - 
Publishing Calendar - February 22 - 26
18/02/2016 - 
Industrial employment drops 0.6% in December and closes 2015 at -6.2%
In December 2015, the total amount of salaried employed persons in the industry fell 0.6% over the previous month level...
17/02/2016 - 
In December, Services sector drops (-5.0%) and accumulates -3.6% in 2015
In December, the services sector registered a fall of 5.0% in volume of services, in comparison with the same month a year ago...
16/02/2016 - 
Retail sales drop (-2.7%) in December and close 2015 at -4.3%
In the seasonally-adjusted series, retail sales declined 2.7% in December 2015 over the immediately previous month...
12/02/2016 - 
Publishing Calendar - February 15 - 19
05/02/2016 - 
Industrial output declines in nine of 14 places surveyed in December
In the seasonally-adjusted series, the industry declined in nine out of the 14 places surveyed in December 2015 in relation to November...
05/02/2016 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes 0.55% in January
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, recorded a change of 0.55% in January...
05/02/2016 - 
IPCA stays at 1.27% in January
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) of January changed 1.27%...
04/02/2016 - 
In January, IBGE expects grain crops to be 0.6% higher than in 2015
The first estimate of 2016 for the national crops of cereals, legumes and oilseeds...
02/02/2016 - 
Industrial output decreases (-0.7%) in December and closes 2015 at -8.3%
In December 2015, industry recorded decrease (-0.7%) versus the November figure, in the seasonally adjusted series.
29/01/2016 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) changes -0.32% in December and closes 2015 at 8.84%
In September 2015, prices in industry changed -0.32% over the previous month...
29/01/2016 - 
Publishing Calendar - February 1 - 5
28/01/2016 - 
In December, unemployment rate stays at 6.9% and closes 2015 at 6.8%
In December 2015, the unemployment rate was estimated at 6.9%.
22/01/2016 - 
Industrial employment changes by -0.4% in November
In November 2015, the number of salaried employed persons in industry fell 0.4% in comparison with the October figure...
22/01/2016 - 
IPCA-15 stays at 0.92% in January
The Extended National Consumer Price Index 15 (IPCA-15)changed 0.92% in January...
22/01/2016 - 
Publishing Calendar - January 25 - 29
15/01/2016 - 
Continuous PNAD: unemployment reaches 9.0% in quarter ended in October 2015
The unemployment rate in the moving quarter ended in October 2015 was estimated at 9.0% for Brazil...
15/01/2016 - 
Publishing Calendar - January 18 - 22
14/01/2016 - 
Volume of services drops 6.3% in November
The volume of services rendered in Brazil dropped 6.3% in November 2015 compared with the same month...
13/01/2016 - 
Retail sales rise 1.5% in November
In the seasonally-adjusted series, volume of sales of the retail trade advanced 1.5% in November 2015 over the immediately...
12/01/2016 - 
2015 harvest is record and IBGE expects rise of 0.5% in 2016
In 2015, 209.5 million tonnes of cereals, legumes and oilseeds were produced in Brazil, exceeding 7.7%...
12/01/2016 - 
Industry drops in 9 of 14 places surveyed in November
In the seasonally-adjusted series, the reduced pace of the national industrial output between October and November 2015 (-2.4%)...
08/01/2016 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) falls 0.28% in November
The industry prices changed -0.28% in November 2015 in relation to the previous month, registering a decrease over October (1.77%)...
08/01/2016 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes 0.06% in December and closes 2015 at 5.50%
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), calculated by the IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, changed...
08/01/2016 - 
In December, IPCA stays at 0.96% and closes 2015 at 10.67%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) changed 0.96% in December and stood 0.05 percentage...
08/01/2016 - 
Publishing Calendar - January 11 - 15
07/01/2016 - 
Industrial output declines in November (-2.4%)
In the seasonally-adjusted series, the industrial output declined 2.4% in November 2015...
30/12/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - January 4 - 8
22/12/2015 - 
IBGE makes available thematic geospatial information charts
IBGE makes available today, December 22, 2015, a group of 151 sheets with geospatial information on...
21/12/2015 - 
IBGE releases state maps of Population Density
Today, IBGE makes available on its website a group of 27 state maps...
18/12/2015 - 
In December, IPCA-15 stays at 1.18% and IPCA-E closes the year at 10.71%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index 15 (IPCA-15) changed 1.18% in December and...
18/12/2015 - 
Industrial employment decreases 0.7% in October
In October 2015, the total number of salaried employed persons in industry fell 0.7% over the ...
18/12/2015 - 
From 2010 to 2013, participation of capitals in the country's GDP decreased from 34.3% to 32.8%
In 2013, seven municipalities (São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, Brasília, Belo Horizonte, Curitiba, Manaus e Campos...
18/12/2015 - 
IBGE releases Land Cover and Use Map of Maranhão
Produced in the 1:1,000,000 scale (1 cm = 10 km), this is one of the outputs of the Systematic Mapping...
17/12/2015 - 
Volume of services 5.8% down in October
In October, the services sector in Brazil registered a negative change of 5.8% in volume...
17/12/2015 - 
In November, unemployment was at 7.5%
The unemployment rate, in NOVEMBER of 2015, was estimated at 7,5% for the group of the six metropolitan areas...
16/12/2015 - 
Retail sales rise 0.6% in October
In the seasonally-adjusted series, volume of sales in the retail trade changed 0.6% in October 2015 over the immediately previous month...
16/12/2015 - 
IBGE puts out updated territorial areas of Brazilian states and municipalities
The IBGE puts out today (12/16/2015) teh updated territorial areas of Brazilian states and municipalities.
15/12/2015 - 
In Q3 2015, slaughter of hogs and pigs and of birds hits records, whereas cattle slaughter falls
The slaughter of hogs and pigs in Brazil in the 3rd quarter of 2015 was of 10.18 million head, registering a record since the beginning of the survey...
14/12/2015 - 
Culture Estadic/Munic: States and municipalities support the production of 1,849 movies in 2014
In 2014, 24 out of the 27 states and 6% of the 5,570 Brazilian municipalities supported the production of 1,849 movies...
11/12/2015 - 
IBGE expects grain crops 0.5% lower in 2016
The second estimate for the 2016 crops shows that the production of cereals, legumes and oilseeds stands at 209.3 million metric tones...
11/12/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - December 14 - 18
10/12/2015 - 
IBGE releases on Internet 10 new political maps of states
The IBGE releases today, December 10, on the Internet, ten new political maps of 13 Federation Units...
10/12/2015 - 
Health Satellite Account 2010-2013: In 2013, 8.0% of GDP spent on consumption of health goods and services
The expenditure with the final consumption of health goods and services in Brazil added up to R$ 424 billion in 2013...
09/12/2015 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes 0.28% in November
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by the IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, registered a change of 0.28% in November...
09/12/2015 - 
IPCA stays at 1.01% in November
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA)of November changed 1.01% ...
08/12/2015 - 
Industrial output drops in 10 of 14 places surveyed in October
In the seasonally-adjusted series, the reduced pace of the national industrial output between September and October 2015...
08/12/2015 - 
IBGE makes available new version of Continuous Cartographic Base of Brazil at 1:250,000 scale
The IBGE makes available today (12/08/2015), on its portal on the Internet, the 2015 version of the Continuous Cartographic Base of Brazil...
04/12/2015 - 
IBGE releases Image Maps of State of Tocantins
The IBGE releases today the digital version of 16 Image Maps of the State of Tocantins in the scale of 1:100,000 (1cm = 1000m)...
04/12/2015 - 
SIS 2015: gender and racial inequalities have decreased in ten years, but are still high in Brazil
The position of women in the Brazilian society has improved in ten years; inequalities in relation to men remain high, though...
04/12/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - December 7 - 11
03/12/2015 - 
In the International Year of Soils, IBGE puts out updated edition of theTechnical Manual of Pedology
The IBGE makes available today (December 03) the 3rd edition of the Technical Manual of Pedology (soil science)...
03/12/2015 - 
Industrial output falls (-0.7%) in October
In the seasonally-adjusted series, the national industrial output declined 0.7% in October 2015 over the immediately previous month...
01/12/2015 - 
In 2014, life expectancy at birth was 75.2 years
In 2014, life expectancy at birth in Brazil was 75.2 years...
01/12/2015 - 
GDP falls (-1.7%) in relation to the second quarter of 2015
In the third quarter of 2015, the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) fell 1.7% in relation to the previous quarter...
30/11/2015 - 
IBGE makes available the new version of the geoid undulation model of Brazil (MAPGEO2015)
The IBGE makes available today (11/30/2015), in partnership with the Polytechnic School of the University of São Paulo – EPUSP...
30/11/2015 - 
Vital Statistics 2014: same-sex marriages reach 4,854 in Brazil
Vital Statistics registered 1.1 million of heterosexual marriages,...
27/11/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - November 30 -December 04
25/11/2015 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) reaches 1.77% in October
The industry prices changed 1.77% in October 2015 in relation to the previous month...
24/11/2015 - 
Continuous PNAD: unemployment reaches 8.9%
In the 3rd quarter of 2015, the unemployment rate for Brazil (8.9%) recorded highs both over the 2nd quarter of 2015 (8.3%)...
19/11/2015 - 
Industrial employment falls 0.7% in September
In September 2015, the total number of salaried employed persons in industry fell 0.7%...
19/11/2015 - 
In November, IPCA-15 stays at 0.85%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index 15 (IPCA-15)changed 0.85% in November...
19/11/2015 - 
Unemployment rate was 7.9% in October
The unemployment rate of October (7.9%) was statistically stable in comparison with the September figure (7.6%)...
19/11/2015 - 
Regional Accounts: from 2010 to 2013, GDP of Mato Grosso boosts (21.9%) among all states
Between 2010 and 2013, Mato Grosso was the state with the greatest cumulative growth of GDP (21.9%).
19/11/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - November 23 - 27
18/11/2015 - 
Statistics of Entrepreneurship: high-growth enterprises generated 42.0% of job vacancies created between 2010 and 2013
In 2013, there were 33,374 high-growth enterprises - those enterprises that have increased the number of employees...
17/11/2015 - 
Volume of services declines 4.8% in September
In September 2015, the volume of the services sector in Brazil declined 4.8% in relation to September 2014...
17/11/2015 - 
GDP grows 3.0% in 2013 and reaches R$ 5.3 trillion
GDP reached R$4.8 trillion in 2012 and R$5.3 trillion in 2013, with per capita figures of R$24,121 and R$26,445 in these years.
13/11/2015 - 
PNAD 2014: Unemployed population increases, trend to reduce inequality remains
The National Household Sample Survey (PNAD) 2014 showed that the unemployed population increased 9.3% (617.2 thousand persons) between 2013 and 2014...
13/11/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - November 16 - 20
12/11/2015 - 
In September, retail sales change -0.5%
In September, the retail trade shrank 0.5% over the previous month for the volume of sales...
10/11/2015 - 
Industrial output drops in 10 of 14 places surveyed in September
In the seasonally adjusted series, the reduced pace of the industrial output in Brazil between August and September 2015...
10/11/2015 - 
Agricultural stocking capacity stays at 160.8 million metric tons in 1st half of 2015
In the first semester of 2015, the Survey of Stocks reveals a reduction in the number of active establishments...
10/11/2015 - 
IBGE expects grain harvest to be 1.9% lower in the 1st estimate of 2016
The first estimate for the 2016's crops reveals a production of cereals, legumes and oilseeds estimated at 206.5 million tonnes...
06/11/2015 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes 0.27% in October
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi) changed 0.27% in October, standing very close to the September´s rate (0.26%)...
06/11/2015 - 
IPCA of October stays at 0.82%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) of October changed 0.82%...
06/11/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - November 9 - 13
05/11/2015 - 
PEVS 2014: forestry production reaches R$ 20.8 billion
The value of forestry production reached R$ 20.8 billion ,in 2014.
05/11/2015 - 
PAM 2014: soybean record boosts agriculture
Leveraged by the new record of soybean production (86,8 million metric tons), the Brazilian agriculture registered, in 2014, a growth...
04/11/2015 - 
Industrial output shrinks in September (-1.3%)
In the seasonally-adjusted series, the industrial output declined 1.3% in September 2015 over the previous month...
29/10/2015 - 
Continuous PNAD: unemployment reaches 8.7% in quarter ended in August
A taxa de desocupação para o Brasil, no trimestre encerrado em agosto de 2015, foi estimada em 8,7%...
29/10/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - November 3 - 6
27/10/2015 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) of September stays at 3.03%
In September 2015, prices in industry changed 3.03% over the previous month – a higher index than August's (0.96%).
23/10/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - October 26 - 30
22/10/2015 - 
In September, unemployment reached 7.6%
In September 2015, the unemployment rate was estimated at 7.6% for the six metropolitan areas surveyed...
21/10/2015 - 
In October, IPCA-15 stays at 0.66%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index -15 (IPCA-15) changed 0.66% in October...
21/10/2015 - 
PAIC 2013: construction industry grows 3.7%
The Annual Survey of Construction Industry recorded, in 2013, growth of 3.7%...
16/10/2015 - 
Industrial employment decreases 0.8% in August
In August 2015, the total of salaried employed persons in industry fell 0.8%, over...
16/10/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - October 19 - 23
15/10/2015 - 
Volume of services falls 3.5% in August
In August, the services sector in Brazil registered a negative change of 3.5% in terms of volume of services...
14/10/2015 - 
Retail sales fall 0.9% in August
In the seasonally-adjusted series, volume of sales of the retail trade changed...
09/10/2015 - 
In September, IBGE expects crops 8.8% higher than 2014's
The ninth estimate of the 2015 national crops of cereals, legumes and oilseeds accounts for 210.4 million tonnes...
09/10/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - October 13 - 16
08/10/2015 - 
PPM 2014: national cattle herd reaches 212.3 million head
After contracting 0.7% in 2012, cattle herds show a modest growth for the second year in a row (0.3%) in 2014.
07/10/2015 - 
Industrial output shrinks in ten of the 14 areas surveyed in August
Deceleration of national industrial output from July to August 2015...
07/10/2015 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes by 0.26% in September
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), calculated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, changed by 0.26% in September...
07/10/2015 - 
IPCA: 0.54% in September
The Extended National Consumer Price Index - IPCA of September changed by 0.54%...
02/10/2015 - 
Industrial output down in August (-1.2%)
In August 2015, in the seasonally adjusted series, the industrial output in Brazil declined 1.2% over the previous month...
02/10/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - October 5 - 9
30/09/2015 - 
PEAS 2014-2015: in 70.0% of non-profit private social assistance entities the staff has a higher education degree
The survey of Non-Profit Private Social Assistance Entities in Brazil (PEAS) 2014-2015...
29/09/2015 - 
Continuous PNAD: unemployment reaches 8.6% in quarter ended in July
The unemployment rate in the moving quarter ended in July 2015 was estimated at 8.6% for Brazil,...
25/09/2015 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) of August was 0.97%
In August 2015, the prices of industry changed by 0.97% versus the figure in...
25/09/2015 - 
Unprecedented study carried out by the IBGE shows changes in land use and land cover and points out reduction in natural pastures and forests
From 2010 to 2012, the areas covered by non-arboreal natural vegetation likely to be used as pastures (natural pastures), which prevail in the biomes of Cerrado...
25/09/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - September 28 - October 2
24/09/2015 - 
In August, unemployment rate was 7.6%
The unemployment rate of August 2015 was estimated at 7.6% for the group of six metropolitan areas...
23/09/2015 - 
PAS 2013: services sector employed 12.5 million persons
The 2013 Annual Survey of Services recorded a total of 1.2 million enterprises...
22/09/2015 - 
In September, IPCA-15 stays at 0.39% and IPCA-E at 1.42%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index 15 (IPCA-15) changed 0.39% in September...
18/09/2015 - 
Industrial employment falls 0.7% in July
In July 2015, the total of salaried employed persons in industry fell 0.7%, ...
18/09/2015 - 
Services revenue changes 2.1% in July
In July, the services sector of the country registered a nominal growth of 2.1%, in the comparison ...
18/09/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - September 21 - 25
17/09/2015 - 
IBGE and National Treasury Secretariat release Government Intermediate Account and Public Finance Statistics 2010-2013
Government net lending increased between 2010 and 2013...
16/09/2015 - 
Retail sales down by 1.0% in July
In July 2015, Retail Trade in the country recorded decrease of 1.0% in terms of volume of sales, versus the...
15/09/2015 - 
With 9.7 million head, slaughter of hogs and pigs reaches record figure in Q2 2015
The slaughter of hogs and pigs in Brazil in Q2 2015 was 9.70 million head and reached its highest result since the start of the survey, in 1997...
14/09/2015 - 
Two new stations of the Brazilian Network for Continuous Monitoring on stream in Amazonas
On September 3, two new GPS and GLONASS satellite tracking stations of continuous operation...
11/09/2015 - 
In August, IBGE expects a 8.6% growth in the 2015 grain crops
The eighth estimate of 2015 of the national crops of cereals, legumes and oilseeds accounts for 210.0 million tonnes,...
11/09/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - September 14 - 18
10/09/2015 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes 0.70% in August
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, recorded a change of 0.70% in August...
10/09/2015 - 
IPCA stays at 0.22% in August
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) changed 0.22%...
10/09/2015 - 
Brazil in Figures 2015 brings new chapter on judicial power
The IBGE launches today, September 9, 2015, the 2015 edition of the bilingual annual publication Brazil in Figures...
09/09/2015 - 
In July, industry declines in 8 of 14 places surveyed
In the seasonally-adjusted series, the reduced pace of the national industrial output was followed...
04/09/2015 - 
Demography of Enterprises 2013: less than half (47.5%) of enterprises survive after four years of activity
In 2013, 47.5% of the enterprises that were born in 2009 were still active in the market...
04/09/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - September 08 - 11
02/09/2015 - 
Industrial output down in July (-1.5%)
In July 2015, in the seasonally adjusted series, the industrial output in Brazil declined 1.5% over the previous month...
28/08/2015 - 
GDP declines (-1.9%) in relation to Q1 2015 and adds up to R$1.4 trillion
In the seasonally-adjusted series, the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) declined (-1.9%) in the comparison between the second quarter of 2015 and...
28/08/2015 - 
IBGE releases population estimates of the municipalities in 2015
The IBGE releases today, August 28, 2015, the estimate of the population living in the 5,570 Brazilian municipalities...
28/08/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - August 31 - September 4
26/08/2015 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) changes 0.68% in July
In July 2015, the Producer Price Index (IPP) changed, on average, 0.68% when compared to the previous month's rate...
26/08/2015 - 
All states and 98.7% of municipalities developed productive-inclusion actions in 2014
In 2014, all the Federation Units developed actions, programs or projects of productive inclusion...
26/08/2015 - 
Estadic/Munic 2014: 45% of the municipalities had policies to protect women affected by domestic violence
The Survey of Basic State Information (Estadic) and the Survey of Basic Municipal Information (Munic) are now released as a single edition.
25/08/2015 - 
Continuous PNAD shows unemployment of 8.3% in Q2 2015
In the 2nd quarter of 2015, the unemployment rate in Brazil was estimated at 8.3%, the highest in the time series started in 2012.
24/08/2015 - 
IBGE launches Map Portal
The IBGE inaugurates today (08/24) a map portal developed in order to facilitate ...
21/08/2015 - 
In August, IPCA-15 stays at 0.43%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index 15 (IPCA-15)changed 0.43% in August...
21/08/2015 - 
PNS 2013: In two years, Caesarean sections made up more than half of all deliveries
Among women whose last delivery occurred between 01/01/2012 and 27/07/2013, 45.3% had a normal delivery and 54.7% had a Caesarean section...
21/08/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - August 24 - 28
20/08/2015 - 
In July, unemployment rate was 7.5%
The unemployment rate (7.5%) stayed 0,6 percentage points above de June (6.9%)...
19/08/2015 - 
Industrial employment falls 1.0% in June
In June 2015, the total of salaried employed persons in the industry fell 1.0%...
19/08/2015 - 
IBGE participates in the 27th International Cartographic Conference , which will gather experts from more than 60 countries in Rio de Janeiro
Based on the "Maps Connecting the World" theme, the 27th International Cartographic Conference (ICC 2015), of the International Cartographic Association...
18/08/2015 - 
Services revenue changed by 2.1% in June
In June, the services sector recorded nominal increase of 2.1% in comparison with the figure in the same month...
14/08/2015 - 
PAC 2013: 1.6 trillion of commercial enterprises employed 10.4 million persons
In 2013, the Annual Survey of Trade (PAC) identified 1.6 million commercial enterprises in the country, which generated...
14/08/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - August 17 - 21
12/08/2015 - 
Retail sales change -0.4% in June
In the seasonally-adjusted series, the retail trade changed -0.4% in terms of volume of sales in June over May...
11/08/2015 - 
In July, IBGE estimates grain harvest increase of 8.1% for 2015
The seventh estimate for the 2015 national output of cereals, legumes and oilseeds amounted to...
07/08/2015 - 
Industrial output drops in seven out of 14 places surveyed in June
In the seasonally adjusted series, the reduced pace of the industrial output in Brazil between May and June 2015...
07/08/2015 - 
IPCA stays at 0.62% in July
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) of July changed 0.62% and stayed 0.17 percentage...
07/08/2015 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes 0.69% in July
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), calculated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, changed...
07/08/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - August 10 - 14
04/08/2015 - 
Industrial output changes -0.3% in June
In June 2015, the national industrial output negatively changed 0.3% over the immediately previous month...
31/07/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - August 3 - 7
29/07/2015 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) changes 0.31% in June
Compared with May 2015, the Producer Price Index (IPP) changed 0.31% in June...
24/07/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - July 27 - 31
24/07/2015 - 
Most important statistics congress in the world begins in Rio de Janeiro
The 60th World Statistics Congress of the International Statistical Institute (ISI) will officially open on Sunday afternoon...
23/07/2015 - 
In June, unemployment was at 6.9%
The unemployment rate in June (6.9%) was statistically stable in relation to May (6.7%)...
22/07/2015 - 
IPCA-15 stays at 0.59% in July
The Extended Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) changed 0.59% in July...
17/07/2015 - 
Industrial employment declines 1.0% in May
In the seasonally-adjusted series, the number of persons employed in industry declined in relation...
17/07/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - July 20 - 24
16/07/2015 - 
Revenue from services grows 1.1% in May
The services sector recorded, in May 2015, a nominal growth of 1.1%, in the comparison...
14/07/2015 - 
Retail sales decreased by 0.9% in May
In May 2015, Retail Trade in the country changed by -0.9%, in terms of volume of sales, versus the...
13/07/2015 - 
Brazil hosts most important statistics congress in the world
The 60th World Statistics Congress of the International Statistical Institute will take place in Rio de Janeiro...
10/07/2015 - 
Industrial output increases in 9 of 14 places surveyed in May
In the seasonally-adjusted series, the increasing pace registered in the national industrial output between April and May...
10/07/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - July 13 - 17
09/07/2015 - 
In June, IBGE expects harvest to be 6.7% bigger than in 2014
The sixth estimate of the national harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds for 2015 added up to 205.8...
09/07/2015 - 
Continuous PNAD: unemployment reaches 8.1% in the quarter ended May 2015
The unemployment rate for the quarterly moving period ended May 2015 was estimated at 8.1%...
08/07/2015 - 
IPCA stays at 0.79% in June
The Extended National Consumer Price Index - IPCA changed 0.79% in June and...
08/07/2015 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes by 0.73% in June
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), calculated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA...
03/07/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - July 6 - 10
02/07/2015 - 
Industrial output advances 0.6% in May
In the seasonally-adjusted series, the national industrial output advanced 0.6% in May 2015...
30/06/2015 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) changes by 0.15% in May
The Consumer Price Index (IPP) changed by 0.15% in the May/April comparison...
30/06/2015 - 
IBGE launches second volume of glossary of general terms of geographical names
The IBGE introduces the second volume of the "Glossary of general terms of the geographical names used in the systematic mapping of Brazil"...
30/06/2015 - 
IBGE makes available Map of Land Use and Cover of Mato Grosso State
29/06/2015 - 
IBGE receives producers of information to discuss Sustainable Development Goals Indicators
IBGE hosts, between June 29 and July 01, the first Meeting for Producers of Information Aimed at the Post-2015 Sustainable Development Agenda. The objective is...
26/06/2015 - 
IBGE makes available Municipal Maps for statistical purposes of Population Estimates 2014
Updated municipal maps with 206 Brazilian Municipalities are available on IBGE website...
26/06/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - June 29 - July 3
25/06/2015 - 
With 7.7 million head, cattle slaughter falls in Q1 2015
Cattle slaughter in Brazil in the 1st quarter of 2015 was of 7.732 million head...
25/06/2015 - 
In May, unemployment stood at 6.7%
The unemployment rate in May (6.7%) remained statistically stable over April (6.4%)...
24/06/2015 - 
Annual Survey of Industry 2013: participation of Southeast in sales value of industry drops
In 2013, the participation of the Southeast Region in the total sales value of industrial services and products corresponded to 57.8%...
22/06/2015 - 
IBGE makes available on the web 14 new political state maps
Today, June 22, IBGE makes available on its website political maps of 14 Federation Units...
19/06/2015 - 
IBGE releases Sustainable Development Indicators (IDS) 2015
Carbonic gas (CO2) emissions, one of the main gases of the greenhouse effect, dropped 84.4%...
19/06/2015 - 
In June, IPCA-15 stays at 0.99% and IPCA-E closes Q2 at 2.68%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) changed 0.99% in June and stood...
19/06/2015 - 
Industrial employment falls by 0.9% in April
In April 2015, the number of salaried employed persons in industry recorded decrease of 0.9% in comparison with...
19/06/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - June 22 - 26
18/06/2015 - 
Revenue from services grows 1.7% in April
The sector of Services registered a growth in the nominal revenue of 1.7% in April...
16/06/2015 - 
Retail sales change -0.4% in April
In the seasonally-adjusted series, the retail trade recorded a change of –0.4% for volume of sales
16/06/2015 - 
CEMPRE 2013: Business entities represent almost 90% of the organizations and pay the lowest salaries
ATTENTION: Due to an embargo break, this release, initially scheduled for tomorrow (06/17/2015), was brought forward to today.
12/06/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - June 15 - 19
11/06/2015 - 
Stocking capacity stays at 159.3 million metric tons in 2nd half of 2014
Mainly due to the redesign of the Survey of Stocks, the number of active establishments in the warehouse network in Brazil reduced by 13.8%...
11/06/2015 - 
IBGE: May estimate indicates a 5.9% increase of grain harvest in 2015
The fifth estimate for the 2015 national output of cereals, legumes and oilseeds amounted to 204.3 million metric tons...
10/06/2015 - 
IBGE updates list of municipalities that comprise the Brazilian territorial units
The IBGE carried out another biannual update of the list of municipalities that comprise the Metropolitan Areas...
10/06/2015 - 
In May, IPCA changes 0.74%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) changed 0.74% in and stood 0.03 percentage...
10/06/2015 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes 1.26% in May
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, recorded ...
09/06/2015 - 
Industrial output drops in 13 out of 14 places surveyed in April
In the seasonally adjusted series, the reduced pace of the industrial output in Brazil between March and April 2015...
05/06/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - June 8 - 12
03/06/2015 - 
Continuous PNAD: unemployment reaches 8.0% in quarter ended in April 2015
A taxa de desocupação no trimestre móvel encerrado em abril de 2015 foi estimada em 8,0% para o Brasil...
02/06/2015 - 
In April, industry falls 1.2%
In April de 2015, the national industrial output shrank 1.2% over the previous month...
02/06/2015 - 
PNS 2013: three out of four Brazilians seek public health care
Most of (71.1%) the 156.1 million Brazilians who usually seek medical assistance in the same place, from the same doctor or of the same type...
01/06/2015 - 
IBGE makes available satellite images of Piauí and image maps of Tocantins
IBGE makes available on its website today, June 1st, 2015, mosaics of orthorectified images...
29/05/2015 - 
IBGE celebrates 79 years and launches new edition of the Brazilian Statistical Yearbook
As part of the celebration of its 79th anniversary, the IBGE launches today, May 29, 2015, the 74th edition of the Brazilian Statistical Yearbook...
29/05/2015 - 
GDP declines 0.2% and reaches R$ 1.408 trillion in Q1 2015
In the seasonally-adjusted series, the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) declined 0.2% in the comparison between the first quarter...
29/05/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - June 1 - 5
28/05/2015 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) changes 0.31% in April
The Producer Price Index (IPP) changed, on average, 0.31% in April 2015 when compared with the previous month...
22/05/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - May 25 - 29
22/05/2015 - 
IPCA-15 of May stays at 0.60%
The National Extended Consumer Price Index 15 (IPCA-15) changed by 0.60% in May...
21/05/2015 - 
Unemployment rate was 6.4% in April
The unemployment rate of April 2015 was estimated at 6.4% for the group of six metropolitan areas surveyed...
20/05/2015 - 
Services sector grows 6.1% in March
In March 2015, the services sector registered a nominal growth of 6.1% compared with the same month a year ago...
20/05/2015 - 
IBGE launches group of historical data on Brazilian vegetation
With the objective of enabling comparability with more updated products, IBGE launches, today, the group of historical data on the vegetation of Brazil...
19/05/2015 - 
Industrial employment falls 0.6% in March
In March 2015, the total of employed persons in the industry recorded a drop of 0.6% ...
19/05/2015 - 
IBGE maps areas related to quality stamps and guarantees of origin of Brazilian products
The IBGE launches today the Map of Geographical Indications of Brazil...
15/05/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - May 18 - 22
14/05/2015 - 
Retail sales change -0.9% in March
The seasonally-adjusted retail sales changed -0.9% in volume of sales and -0.4% in nominal revenue, both in relation to the previous month...
12/05/2015 - 
Industrial output shrinks in five of the 14 places surveyed in March
The pace of decline in the national industrial output between February and March...
12/05/2015 - 
IBGE: April harvest estimate surpasses 2014 figure by 4.2%
The fourth estimate for the national output of cereals, legumes and oilseeds for 2015 amounted to 201.0 million metric tons...
08/05/2015 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes 0.50% in April
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, recorded a change of 0.50% in April,...
08/05/2015 - 
IPCA changed by 0.71% in April
In April, the Extended National Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) changed by 0.71%...
08/05/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - May 11 - 15
07/05/2015 - 
Continuous PNAD: 7.9% of unemployment in Q1 2015
The unemployment rate in Brazil was estimated at 7.9% in Q1 2015, the highest rate recorded since...
06/05/2015 - 
Industrial output declines 0.8% in March
In the seasonally-adjusted series, the national industrial output declined 0.8% in March 2015 over February...
05/05/2015 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) of March was 1.93%
In March of 2015, the Producer Price Index (IPP) changed 1.93% compared with the previous month...
30/04/2015 - 
IBGE defines 104 Rural Regions in Brazil
IBGE releases today, April 30, 2015, the first part of the project Rural Regions...
30/04/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - May 4 - 8
29/04/2015 - 
Pnad 2013: access via mobile phone is present in more than half of Internet-connected housing units
Pnad 2013 (National Household Sample Survey) shows that 49.4% of the population...
28/04/2015 - 
In March, unemployment was at 6.2%
The unemployment rate, in March 2015 was estimated at 6.2% for the group of the six metropolitan areas surveyed...
24/04/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - April 27 - 30
17/04/2015 - 
Industrial employment decreases 0.5% in February
In February 2015, the number of salaried employed persons in industry recorded decrease of 0.5%...
17/04/2015 - 
IPCA-15 of April stays at 1.07%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) changed 1.07% in April and...
16/04/2015 - 
In February, Services sector grows 0.8%
In February 2015, the services sector of the country registered a nominal growth of 0.8%,...
15/04/2015 - 
IBGE launches methodological study on population change and population projections
IBGE releases today, April 15, 2015, on its web portal the publication "Population Change in Brazil in the Beginning of the 21st Century:"...
14/04/2015 - 
In February, retail sales change -0.1%
In February, the retail trade of the country recorded a change of –0.1% for the volume of sales and of 0.7% for the nominal revenue...
10/04/2015 - 
In March, IBGE expects harvest to be 3.6% bigger than in 2014
The third estimate of the national harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds for 2015 added up to 199.7 million metric tons,...
10/04/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - April 13 - 17
09/04/2015 - 
Continuous PNAD: unemployment reaches 7.4% in quarter ended in February 2015
The unemployment rate in the moving quarter ended in February 2015 was estimated at 7.4% for Brazil,...
08/04/2015 - 
IPCA of March stays at 1.32%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) of March changed 1.32%...
08/04/2015 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes by 0.23% in March
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), calculated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, changed...
07/04/2015 - 
In February, industry declines in 6 of 14 places surveyed
The reduced pace of the national industrial output between January and February 2015 was followed...
02/04/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - April 6 - 10
01/04/2015 - 
In February, industrial output shrinks 0.9%
In February 2015, the national industrial output shrank 0.9% over January, in the seasonally adjusted series,...
31/03/2015 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) changes 0.26% in February
The Producer Price Index (IPP) changed by 0.26% in February, in comparison with the January 2015 figure...
30/03/2015 - 
IBGE releases vector maps on the hydrogeology of the South Region
IBGE makes available a set of hydrogeological data...
27/03/2015 - 
In 2014, GDP changes 0.1% and reaches R$ 5.52 trillion
In relation to the third quarter, the GDP of the fourth quarter of 2014 grew 0.3%,...
27/03/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - March 30 - April 2
26/03/2015 - 
Unemployment rate was 5.9% in February
The unemployment rate in February (5.9%) advanced 0.6 percentage points in relation to January (5.3%) and increased ...
25/03/2015 - 
More than half of the population lives in 294 arrangements characterized by urban contiguity and by commute to work or school
More than half of the Brazilian population (55.9%0 lived, in 2010, in municipalities which formed...
25/03/2015 - 
IBGE releases set of maps of “Urbanized Areas of Brazil - 2005”
IBGE makes available today (03/25/2015), on its website, a set...
20/03/2015 - 
Industrial employment changes by -0.1% in January
In January 2015, the number of salaried employed persons in industry recorded negative change of...
20/03/2015 - 
IPCA-15 of March is 1.24%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) changed by 1.24% in March...
20/03/2015 - 
Publishing calendar - March 23 - 27
19/03/2015 - 
Slaughter of chickens, hogs and pigs grows in Q4 2014 while cattle slaughter drops
In Q4 2014, chicken slaughter (1.406 billion head) was 3.7% above the result recorded in the same quarter of 2013. In the comparison...
18/03/2015 - 
Study on smoking of National Survey of Health awarded by Bloomberg Philanthropies
Today, March 18, IBGE and the Ministry of Health received the prize Bloomberg Awards for Global Tobacco Control.
17/03/2015 - 
Revenue from services grows 1.6% in January
The services sector recorded in Brazil a nominal growth of 1.6% in January 2015,...
13/03/2015 - 
Retail sales grow 0.8% in January
The retail trade in Brazil started 2015 with increases of 0.8% in the volume of sales and of 1.3% in the nominal revenue,...
13/03/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - March 16 - 20
12/03/2015 - 
IBGE starts monthly release of Continuous PNAD data
Continuous PNAD presents earnings estimates for the first time. The unemployment rate...
11/03/2015 - 
In 2011, the GDP of the new series grew 3.9% and reached R$ 4.375 trillion
The new series of the System of National Accounts of IBGE adopts 2010 as the year of...
10/03/2015 - 
In February, IBGE estimates harvest increase of 3.5% over 2014
The second estimate in 2015 for the national output of cereals, legumes and oilseeds amounted to ...
10/03/2015 - 
In January, industrial output increases in 7 of the 14 areas surveyed
In the seasonally adjusted series, the increased pace of the national industrial output...
06/03/2015 - 
IPCA of February was 1.22%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) of February recorded a change of...
06/03/2015 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes 0.18% in February
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, recorded...
06/03/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - March 9 - 13
05/03/2015 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) changes -0.13% in January
The Producer Price Index (IPP) changed -0.13% em January, em relation a December, and stayed below the change...
04/03/2015 - 
Industrial output advances 2.0% in January
In the seasonally adjusted series, the industrial output advanced 2.0% in January 2015 against the immediately previous month,...
27/02/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - March 2 - 6
26/02/2015 - 
Unemployment rate was 5.3% in January
The unemployment rate in January was estimated at 5.3%, presenting increase of 1.0 percentage points...
26/02/2015 - 
IBGE presents per capita household earnings according to Continuous PNAD for FPE
IBGE releases today, February 26, estimates for per capita nominal household earnings in 2014...
25/02/2015 - 
IBGE launches updated version of subclasses of the National Classification of Economic Activities
Available today, February 25, on its web portal, the publication National Classification...
24/02/2015 - 
IPCA-15: 1.33% in February
The Extended National Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) changed by 1.33% in February...
20/02/2015 - 
In December, Services sector grows 4.2% and accrues 6.0% in 2014
In December 2014, the services sector in Brazil registered a nominal growth of 4.2% in relation to...
20/02/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - February 23 - 27
13/02/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - February 16 - 20
12/02/2015 - 
In January, IBGE expects harvest 4.4% higher than in 2014
The first estimate of 2015 of the national harvest of cereal grains, legumes and oilseeds (cotton ...
11/02/2015 - 
In December, retail sales fall (-2.6%) and close 2014 at 2.2%
In December, in the seasonally adjusted series, Retail Trade in the country recorded rates of -2.6% for...
10/02/2015 - 
Industrial employment changes 0.4% in December and closes 2014 at -3.2%
In December 2014, the total of salaried employed persons in the industry registered a positive change...
10/02/2015 - 
Continuous PNAD shows unemployment of 6.5% in fourth quarter 2014, annual average of 6.8%
The unemployment rate in the 4th quarter of 2014 was estimated at 6.5% for Brazil. This estimate represented...
06/02/2015 - 
Industrial output falls in 12 out of 14 places in December and closes 2014 dropping in ten out of 15 places
The cumulative indicator in the year of 2014 registered a reduction in the national industrial output in 10 out of the 15 places surveyed.
06/02/2015 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes by 0.21% in January
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, registered a change of 0.21% in January,...
06/02/2015 - 
In January, IPCA reaches 1.24%
In January, the Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) changed 1.24% and stood 0.46 percentage points above December's rate (0.78%).
06/02/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - February 9 - 13
03/02/2015 - 
Industrial output drops (-2.8%) in December and closes 2014 at -3.2%
In December 2014, the national industrial output posted decrease (-2.8%) against the previous month...
30/01/2015 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) of December stays at 0.56%
In December 2014, the Producer Price Index (IPP) changed 0.56% compared with the previous month,...
30/01/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - February 2 - 6
29/01/2015 - 
Unemployment rate was 4.3% in December and closed 2014 at 4.8%
In December 2014, the unemployment rate was 4.3%, the same figure as in December 2013...
23/01/2015 - 
IPCA-15 of January is 0.89%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) changed by 0.89% in January...
23/01/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - January 26 - 30
22/01/2015 - 
Revenue from services grows 3.7% in November
The services sector registered a nominal growth of 3.7% in November when compared with the same month last year...
16/01/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - January 19 - 23
15/01/2015 - 
Industrial employment: - 0.4% in November
In November 2014, total salaried employed persons in industry recorded a negative change of 0.4%...
14/01/2015 - 
Retail sales change 0.9% in November
In November 2014, the retail trade in Brazil registered positive figures over the previous month...
13/01/2015 - 
Industrial output decreases in 7 of the 14 areas surveyed
In November, in the seasonally adjusted series, there was deceleration of industrial production in seven of the fourteen areas surveyed.
09/01/2015 - 
IPCA of December stays at 0.78% and closes 2014 at 6.41%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) changed 0.78% in December and...
09/01/2015 - 
In December, IBGE confirms record harvest in 2014
The twelfth estimate of the national harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds added up to...
09/01/2015 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes 0.65% in December and closes the year at 6.20%
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), calculated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, changed...
09/01/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - January 12 - 16
08/01/2015 - 
Industrial output falls 0.7% in November
In November 2014, the national industrial output dropped 0.7% over the immediately previous month...
07/01/2015 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) rises 1.16% in November
In November 2014, the Producer Price index (IPP) recorded change of 1.16% versus the...
02/01/2015 - 
Publishing Calendar - January 5 - 9
19/12/2014 - 
IBGE releases geospatial information on geology, geomorphology, vegetation and soil
IBGE puts out today, October 19 of 2014, a set of thematic geospatial information...
19/12/2014 - 
In December, IPCA-15 reaches 0.79% and IPCA-E closes the year at 6.46%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index 15 (IPCA-15) changed 0.79% in December and more than doubled the rate of...
19/12/2014 - 
In November, unemployment was at 4.8%
The unemployment rate, in November 2014, was estimated at 4.8% for the group of the six metropolitan areas...
18/12/2014 - 
PNAD: household food insecurity falls from 30.2% in 2009 to 22.6% in 2013
Percentage of Brazilian private housing units experiencing some level of food insecurity fell from 30.2% in 2009 to 22.6% in 2013...
18/12/2014 - 
IBGE launches Political Map of Brazil
IBGE launches today, December 18 of 2014, in print and digital version, the Political Map of Brazil, scale 1:2,500,000...
17/12/2014 - 
SIS 2014: Schooling and access to higher education increase in 9 years
The average schooling level of the population aged 25 years and over increased between 2004 and 2013, changing from...
16/12/2014 - 
Revenue of services grows 5.2% in October
In October, the services sector recorded a nominal growth of 5.2%, in the comparison with the same month...
16/12/2014 - 
PEVS: silviculture and wild crop harvesting generate R$ 18.7 billion
In 2013, primary forestry production amounted to R$ 18.7 billion...
16/12/2014 - 
PAM 2013: With attractive prices, Brazil establishes one more record harvest of grains in 2013
In 2013, Brazil harvested 188.1 million metric tons of grains, cereals, legumes and oilseeds, a new record...
16/12/2014 - 
PPM 2013 investigates for the 1st time national aquaculture
In 2013, the total production of the Brazilian pisciculture was 392.5 thousand metric tons, the great...
12/12/2014 - 
Retail trade sales changed by 1.0% in October
In October, Retail trade in the country changed by 1.0%, in terms of volume of sales and 1.3%...
12/12/2014 - 
Statistics of Entrepreneurship: high-growth enterprises generate 58.3% of job vacancies created between 2010 and 2012
In 2012, the number of high-growth enterprises - those enterprises that increased the number of employees...
12/12/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - December 15 - 19
11/12/2014 - 
Slaughter of chicken, pigs and hogs and hen egg production hit records in Q3
In Q3 2014, chicken slaughter (1.419 billion head), registered a rise of 6.7% in relation to the previous...
11/12/2014 - 
GDP of Municipalities: manufacturing industry causes participation of major municipalities in GDP to drop in 2012
The low performance of the manufacturing industry in 2012 was the main responsible for the participation losses in the Brazilian GDP of São Paulo,...
10/12/2014 - 
IBGE puts out publication on history of agricultural enumerations
IBGE launches today (12/10/2014), at 4 p.m., at the 42nd National Meeting on Economics, the book “Census...
10/12/2014 - 
PNS 2013: IBGE widely portrays health of Brazilian adults
In 2013, slightly more than one third (37.3%) of the population aged 18 years and over consumed fruits and...
10/12/2014 - 
IBGE: In November, grain harvest estimate points to increase of 3.3% against 2013 figure
The eleventh estimate for the national output of cereals, legumes and oilseeds amounted to 194.5 million metric tons...
10/12/2014 - 
Soybeans stock is 20.7 million metric tons on June 30, 2014
The stocking network of agricultural products in operation in Brazil registered an increase of...
10/12/2014 - 
Industrial employment changes by -0.4% in October
In October 2014, total salaried persons employed in industry recorded negative change of mostrou variação negativa de...
09/12/2014 - 
Civil Registry 2013: Brazil has 3.7 thousand marriages between same-sex partners
For the first time ever, Civil Registry Statistics surveyed marriages between...
09/12/2014 - 
Continuous PNAD registers unemployment of 6.8% in Q3 2014
The unemployment rate for Brazil, in the 3rd quarter of 2014, was estimated at 6.8%. There was stability in...
09/12/2014 - 
IBGE releases updated version of the Continuous Cartographic Base of Brazil to the Millionth Scale
As part of the Program of Permanent Updating of the Cartographic Base (BCIM), IBGE released today, December 9, 2014, an updated version...
05/12/2014 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes 0.20% in November
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, posted...
05/12/2014 - 
IPCA of November stays at 0.51%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) changed 0.51% in November...
05/12/2014 - 
Industrial output balances places with positive (7) and negative (7) rates in October
In October 2014, the national industrial output (0.0%) repeated the same level registered in the immediately previous month...
05/12/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - December 8 - 12
02/12/2014 - 
Industrial output remains unchanged (0.0%) in October
In October 2014, the national industrial output remained unchanged (0.0%) in relation to that of the previous month...
01/12/2014 - 
Life expectancy at birth was 74.9 years in 2013
In 2013, life expectancy at birth in Brazil was 74.9 years (74 years, 10 months and 24 days)...
28/11/2014 - 
GDP changes 0.1% versus Q2 2014 figure and reaches R$ 1.3 trillion
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) recorded positive change of 0.1% in the comparison between Q3 and...
28/11/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - December 1 - 5
27/11/2014 - 
IBGE releases maps of Tocantins state with a scale of 1:100,000
IBGE released today, November 27, 2014, the maps of the state of Tocantins...
27/11/2014 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) increases 0.67% in October
In October, the Producer Price Index (IPP) changed 0.67% compared with the previous month...
26/11/2014 - 
PEAS 2013: 67.8% of non-profit private social assistance entities assist families
Brazil has 14,791 entities of this nature, according to the Survey of Non-Profit Private Social Assistance Entities (PEAS) 2013...
25/11/2014 - 
IBGE maps transportation infrastructure in Brazil
The spatial distribution of the transportation logistics in the Brazilian territory shows a prevalence...
21/11/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - November 24 - 28
19/11/2014 - 
Unemployment rate was 4.7% in October
The unemployment rate in October was estimated at 4.7%, with no significant change in comparison with...
19/11/2014 - 
In November, IPCA-15 stays at 0.38%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) changed 0.38% in November...
19/11/2014 - 
PAS 2012: Net operating revenue of services grows 8.3% and reaches R$ 1.1 trillion
In 2012, the Services sector generated R$ 1.1 trillion of net operating revenue, employed 12.0 million persons and paid...
18/11/2014 - 
Services revenue increased 6.4% in September
The services sector recorded nominal increase of 6.4% in September, compared with the figure of the same month a year ago...
17/11/2014 - 
IBGE maps climatic aggressiveness potential in the Legal Amazon
With data from 326 weather stations, collected for three years, besides information...
14/11/2014 - 
Retail sales increase by 0.4% in September
The volume of sales changed 0.4% in the comparison with the previous month (in the seasonally adjusted series).
14/11/2014 - 
In 2012, Southeast concentrates 55.2% of Brazil´s GDP and DF is the highest per capita GDP
Between 2002 and 2012, the relative participation of the Central-West Region in the Brazilian GDP increased the most, changing from 8.8% to 9.8%...
14/11/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - November 17 - 21
12/11/2014 - 
Industrial employment drops 0.7% in September
In September 2014, salaried employed persons in the industry, discounted the seasonal influences, contracted 0.7% against the previous...
11/11/2014 - 
IBGE expects grain harvest 2.5% higher in first projection for 2015
In October 2014, IBGE carried out the first projection of the area and production for the harvest of 2015...
07/11/2014 - 
IPCA of October stays at 0.42%
The Extended Consumer Price Index (IPCA) changed 0.42% in October, below the rate of...
07/11/2014 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes by 0.30% in October
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, registered...
07/11/2014 - 
In September, industrial output falls in 6 of the 14 places surveyed
The pace of decline of the national industrial output, between August and September, in the seasonally adjusted...
07/11/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - November 10 - 14
06/11/2014 - 
Continuous PNAD records unemployment of 6.8%in Q2 2014
The unemployment rate for Brazil, in the 2nd quarter of 2014, was estimate at 6.8%...
04/11/2014 - 
Industrial output changes -0.2% in September
In the seasonally adjusted time series, the national industrial output changed negatively (-0.2%) in September 2014 against the immediately previous month...
31/10/2014 - 
Gender Statistics show women have made headway in the Brazilian social and economic scenario
They have more schooling than men, but graduate in careers which pay lower incomes;...
31/10/2014 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) increases 0.94% in September
In September, the Producer Price Index (IPP) changed -0.94% compared with the previous month,
31/10/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - November 3 - 7
24/10/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - October 27 - 31
23/10/2014 - 
In September, unemployment rate stays at 4.9%
The unemployment rate of September (4.9%) did not change significantly...
22/10/2014 - 
Revenue from services grows 4.5% in August
In August, the services sector recorded in Brazil a nominal growth of 4.5% in the comparison with the same month a year ago,...
21/10/2014 - 
In October, IPCA-15 stays at 0.48%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index -15 (IPCA-15) changed 0.48% in October and...
17/10/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - October 20 - 24
15/10/2014 - 
In August, retail sales increase by 1.1%
August 2014, the retail trade of the country recorded a growth of 1.1% in the volume of...
10/10/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - October 13 - 17
10/10/2014 - 
Industrial employment: -0.4% in August
In August 2014, the number of salaried employed persons in industry fell 0.4% in comparison with the July figure...
09/10/2014 - 
In September, IBGE expects harvest 2.8% higher than 2013's
The ninth estimate of the national harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds for 2014 accounted for 193.5 million...
08/10/2014 - 
IPCA of September stays at 0.57%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) of September changed 0.57%, more than doubled...
08/10/2014 - 
In August, industrial output increases in 10 of the 14 areas surveyed
The acceleration of the national industrial output from July to August, in the seasonally adjusted series...
08/10/2014 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes by 0.16% in September
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, registered...
03/10/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - October 6 - 10
02/10/2014 - 
Industrial output grows 0.7% in August
In August 2014, the national industrial output posted increase of 0.7% against the previous month...
01/10/2014 - 
PAC 2012: Trade employed 600 thousand persons more than in 2011
The 1,613 million commercial companies in Brazil employed 10.2 million persons in 2012...
26/09/2014 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) changes 0.48% in August
Compared with July, the Producer Price Index (IPP) changed 0.48% in August, ...
26/09/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - September 29 - October 3
25/09/2014 - 
In August, unemployment rate stays at 5.0%
The unemployment rate in August (5.0%) did not post a statistically significant change neither in relation to July (4.9%) nor to August 2013 (5.3%).
24/09/2014 - 
Demography of Enterprises 2012: survival rate of 81.3% is the highest in five years
The survival rate of companies in 2012, compared with that in the previous year was 81.3%, slightly above ...
19/09/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - September 22 - 26
19/09/2014 - 
In September, IPCA-15 stays at 0.39% and IPCA-E, at 0.70%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index -15 (IPCA-15) changed 0.39% in September...
19/09/2014 - 
IBGE reports mistake in PNAD 2013 results
IBGE makes public through this note that mistakes in the results of the National Household Sample Survey...
18/09/2014 - 
PNAD 2013 depicts labor market and life conditions in Brazil
The National Household Sample Survey (PNAD) 2013 revealed that the Brazilian population was estimated at...
18/09/2014 - 
Acquisition of milk by industry grows 8.4% in Q2 of 2014 over the same period of 2013
In the 2nd quarter of 2014, the acquisition of milk by the industry was of 5.785 billion liters...
16/09/2014 - 
Revenue from services increased 4.6% in July
In July, the Brazilian services sector recorded nominal increase of 4.6% in comparison with...
12/09/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - September 15 - 19
11/09/2014 - 
Retail sales: -1.1% in July
In July, retail trade in the country changed by -1.1% in terms of volume of sales and -0.7% regarding nominal revenue....
10/09/2014 - 
Industrial employment declines 0.7% in July
In the seasonally adjusted series, the number of persons employed in industry declined both in relation to June (-0.7%) and July 2013 (-3.6%),...
09/09/2014 - 
In August, IBGE forecasts harvest 2.8% bigger than 2013's
The eighth estimate of the national harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds accounts for 193.6 million tonnes, 2.8% higher than that of 2013...
05/09/2014 - 
In July, industrial output grows in 11 of the 14 places surveyed
The pace of increase of the national industrial output, between June and July, in the seasonally adjusted series, was seen in 11 of the 14 places surveyed,...
05/09/2014 - 
National Index Of Civil Construction changes by 0.52% in August
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), calculated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, changed by 0.52% in August...
05/09/2014 - 
IPCA of August stays at 0.25%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) of August changed 0.25%, well above the rate of 0.01% of July...
05/09/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - September 8 - 12
03/09/2014 - 
Annual Survey of Industry 2012: diesel fuel back on top of industrial products
In 2012, diesel fuel was back to leadership in terms of value of sales,...
03/09/2014 - 
PAIC 2012: building works of Construction Industry increase 10.2% in value over 2011 figure
In 2012, construction companies were responsible for incorporation, works and services amounting to R$ 336.6 billion...
02/09/2014 - 
Industrial output rises 0.7% in July
In the seasonally adjusted series, the national industrial output advanced 0.7% in July 2014 over the immediately previous month,...
29/08/2014 - 
GDP falls (-0.6%) over figure in Q1 and reaches R$ 1.27 trillion
Compared with the figure in the first quarter of 2014, seasonally adjusted GDP (Gross Domestic Product) at market prices recorded decrease of 0.6% in the second quarter...
29/08/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - Setember 1 - 5
29/08/2014 - 
Brazil in Figures 2014: the art of portraying Brazil
IBGE launches today (08/29/2014) the 2014 issue of Brasil em números/Brazil in figures (IBGE's bilingual publication)...
28/08/2014 - 
IBGE releases population estimates of municipalities in 2014
IBGE releases today, August 28, 2014, the estimates of the resident population in the 5,570 Brazilian municipalities...
27/08/2014 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) changes -0.29% in July
In July 2014, the Producer Price Index (IPP) changed, on the average, -0.29%, versus the result of the previous...
22/08/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - August 25 - 29
21/08/2014 - 
IBGE releases July's unemployment rate for four Metropolitan Areas
IBGE releases the results of the Monthly Employment Survey (PME) relative to July 2014 for...
20/08/2014 - 
In August, IPCA-15 stays at 0.14%
The Extended Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) changed 0.14% in August and stood...
19/08/2014 - 
Revenue from services grows 5.7% in June
The services sector recorded in Brazil a nominal growth of 5.7% in June 2014, in the comparison...
15/08/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - August 18 - 22
14/08/2014 - 
In June retail sales shrink 0.7%
In June, in the seasonally adjusted series, the country's retail trade recorded negative changes: -0.7% for...
08/08/2014 - 
IPCA changed by 0.01% in July
The National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) of July recorded change of...
08/08/2014 - 
In June, industrial employment shrinks 0.5%
The employed persons in the industry dropped in relation to May (-0.5%), in the seasonally adjusted series, and in relation...
08/08/2014 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes by 0.58% in July
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, posted...
08/08/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - August 11 - 15
07/08/2014 - 
IBGE: July harvest estimate surpasses 2013 figure by 2.6%
The seventh estimate for the national output of cereals, legumes and oilseeds amounted to 193.2 million metric tons...
06/08/2014 - 
In June, industrial output drops in 11 of the 14 places surveyed
The falling pace of the national industrial output, between May and June, in the seasonally adjusted...
01/08/2014 - 
Industrial output falls -1.4% in June
In the seasonally adjusted series, the industrial output in Brazil declined 1.4% in June 2014 over the immediately previous month...
01/08/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - August 4 - 8
31/07/2014 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) of June stays at -0.13%
In June 2014, the Producer Price Index (IPP) changed -0.13% compared with the previous month...
25/07/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - July 28 - August 1
24/07/2014 - 
IBGE releases unemployment rate in June for four Metropolitan Areas
IBGE releases today, July 24, 2014, the results of the Monthly Employment Survey (PME), relating...
22/07/2014 - 
IPCA-15 of July stays at 0.17%
The Extended Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) changed 0.17% in July, below 0.30 percentage points...
18/07/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - July 21 - 25
17/07/2014 - 
Revenue from services grows 6.6% in May
In May, the services sector registered a nominal growth of 6.6% compared with the same month a year ago...
16/07/2014 - 
Retail sales change 0.5% in May
In the seasonally adjusted series, the Brazilian Retail Trade in May changed 0.5% in volume of sales and 1.0% in nominal revenue...
15/07/2014 - 
IBGE takes part in the 6th BRICS Summit and releases joint publication including data on group´s countries
The "BRICS - 5th Joint Statistical Publication 2014" will be released today, July 15, 2014, in Fortaleza...
11/07/2014 - 
Industrial employment declines -0.7% in May
In the seasonally adjusted series, the total salaried employed persons in industry fell 0.7% in May 2014 against the level of the immediately previous month,...
11/07/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - July 14 - 18
10/07/2014 - 
Industrial output declines in 7 out of 14 places in May
In the seasonally adjusted series, the reduced pace of the national industrial output was followed by seven out of the 14 places...
09/07/2014 - 
In June, IBGE expects harvest to be 2.3% bigger than in 2013
The sixth estimate of the national harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds added up to 192.5 million metric tons,...
08/07/2014 - 
IPCA stays at 0.40% in June
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) changed 0.40% in June,...
08/07/2014 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes 0.59% in June
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, recorded a change of 0.59% in June,...
03/07/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - July 7 - 11
02/07/2014 - 
Industrial output falls -0.6% in May
In the seasonally adjusted series, the industrial output declined 0.6% in May 2014 over the immediately previous month,...
30/06/2014 - 
IBGE releases new maps on geology, geomorphology, vegetation and soils
The IBGE website released a new set of digital vector files - shape files that...
30/06/2014 - 
Municipal Statistical Maps: 166 municipal and district borders changed in 2013
In 2013, 166 municipal and district borders were changed in Brazil. From the 166 changes, 143 were in...
27/06/2014 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) changes -0.24% in May
The Producer Price Index (IPP) changed -0.24% in May 2014 over the previous month...
27/06/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - June 30 - July 4
26/06/2014 - 
IBGE releases unemployment rate in four metropolitan areas
IBGE releases today, June 26, 2014, the results of the Monthly Employment Survey (PME), relating...
26/06/2014 - 
IBGE releases mosaic of satellite images of Ceará
IBGE releases today, June 26, 2014, images of Ceará in its web portal. Ortho-rectified and mosaicked,...
26/06/2014 - 
IBGE releases satellite images of Piauí
IBGE releases today, June 26, 2014, ortho-rectified images of Piauí...
26/06/2014 - 
Purchase of milk grows 8.9% in Q1 over the same period in 2013
6.2 billion liters of raw milk were purchased in the first quarter of 2014, representing an increase of 8.9% over...
20/06/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - June 23 - 27
18/06/2014 - 
In June, IPCA-15 stays at 0.47% and IPCA-E, at 1.84%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) changed 0.47% in June, below 0.11...
17/06/2014 - 
Revenue from services grows 6.2% in April
The services sector registered a nominal growth of 6.2% in April compared with the same month...
13/06/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - June 16 - 20
12/06/2014 - 
Retail sales change -0.4% in April
In April, the retail trade registered a drop of -0.4% in the volume of sales and a rise of 0.6% in the nominal revenue...
11/06/2014 - 
Industrial employment changes -0.3% in April
In the seasonally adjusted series, the total number of salaried employed persons in industry in April 2014 changed negatively (-0.3%)...
10/06/2014 - 
In May, IBGE expects harvest to be 2.2% bigger than in 2013
The fifth estimate of the national harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds added up to 192.3 million metric tons...
10/06/2014 - 
Stocking capacity rises in Brazil in second semester of 2013
The stocking network of agricultural products in operation in Brazil recorded a decrease of 0.3%...
06/06/2014 - 
IPCA of May stays at 0.46%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) changed...
06/06/2014 - 
Industrial output drops in 7 out of 14 places
In the seasonally adjusted series, the reduced pace of the industrial output in Brazil between March and April...
06/06/2014 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes 1.06% in May
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, recorded...
06/06/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - June 9 - 13
04/06/2014 - 
Industrial output changes -0.3% in April
In the seasonally adjusted series, the industrial output in Brazil declined (-0.3%) in April 2014 over the immediately previous month...
03/06/2014 - 
Continuous PNAD shows unemployment of 7.1% in the first quarter of 2014
The unemployment rate for Brazil was estimated at 7.1% in the first quarter of 2014. The rate rose in relation to...
02/06/2014 - 
IBGE releases vector maps of Rondônia and Northeast Region
IBGE published a series of digital vector files (shape files that can be handled...
30/05/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - June 2 - 6
30/05/2014 - 
GDP changes 0.2% and reaches R$ 1.204 trillion in Q1 2014
In the seasonally adjusted series, the GDP rose 0.2% in relation to the fourth quarter of 2013. Agriculture increased...
28/05/2014 - 
CEMPRE 2012: 58.9% of salaried persons in public administration are women
In 2012, the salaried employed persons in all the enterprises in Brazil comprised 57.3% of men and...
28/05/2014 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) changes -0.38% in April
The Producer Price Index (IPP) changed -0.38% in April, in relation to March 2014 , and stood below...
23/05/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - May 26 - 30
22/05/2014 - 
Unemployment rate was 4.9% in April
The unemployment rate of April was estimated at 4.9% for the group of six metropolitan areas...
21/05/2014 - 
In May, IPCA-15 changes 0.58%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) changed 0.58% in May and stood...
20/05/2014 - 
Revenue from services grows 6.8% in March
The services sector registered a nominal growth of 6.8% in March compared with the same...
16/05/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - May 19-23
15/05/2014 - 
In March, retail sales change by -0.5%
In March of 2014, the retail trade of the country recorded a change of –0.5% for the volume of sales and a rise of 0.5%...
14/05/2014 - 
MUNIC 2013: Number of Reference Centers for Social Assistance increases 44.9% from 2009 to 2013
The number of Reference Centers for Social Assistance (CRASs) increased 44.9%...
13/05/2014 - 
Industrial employment changes 0.2% in March
In March 2014, the total of employed persons in the industry recorded a positive change of 0.2% over the previous...
09/05/2014 - 
IPCA of April stays at 0.67%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) of April changed...
09/05/2014 - 
Industrial output falls in 7 of the 14 places in March
The pace of decline in the national industrial output between February and march in the seasonally...
09/05/2014 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes 0.46% in April
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, posted...
09/05/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - May 12 - 16
08/05/2014 - 
In April, IBGE expects harvest to be 1.5% higher than in 2013
The fourth estimate of the national harvest of grain, legumes and oilseeds accounted for 191.0 million...
07/05/2014 - 
Industrial output falls 0.5% in March
In the seasonally adjusted series, the national industrial output dropped 0.5% in March 2014 over...
06/05/2014 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP): -0.22% in March
In March 2014, the Producer Price index (IPP) changed by -0.22% compared with the figure in the previous month...
02/05/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - May 5 - 9
30/04/2014 - 
MUNIC 2013: floods leave 1.4 million homeless or displaced between 2008 and 2012
Floods hit 1,543 municipalities (27.7%) between 2008 and 2012, adding up to 8,942 incidents and...
28/04/2014 - 
IBGE presents reformulation of the Monthly Survey of Industry - Physical Production
IBGE conducts today, April 28 of 2014, a seminar for journalists on the reformulation of the ...
25/04/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - April 28 May 2
17/04/2014 - 
IPCA-15 of April stays at 0.78%
The Extended Consumer Price Index 15 (IPCA-15) posted a change of 0.78% in April and...
17/04/2014 - 
In March, unemployment was at 5.0%
The unemployment rate in March 2014 was estimated at 5.0% for the group of the six Metropolitan Areas...
16/04/2014 - 
São Paulo, Brasília and Rio de Janeiro concentrate major networks for national land management
IBGE is launching the study "Territory Flows and Networks: Land Management", which maps out the country in terms of...
16/04/2014 - 
Services revenue increases by 10.3% in February
In February, the services sector recorded nominal increase of 10.3% over the figure of...
15/04/2014 - 
In February, retail changes 0.2%
In February, the Retail Trade of the Country recorded a change of 0.2% both for the volume of sales and...
11/04/2014 - 
Industrial employment was stable (0.0%) in February
The salaried employed persons did not post any change (0.0%) in the seasonally adjusted series, in ...
11/04/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - April 14 - 18
10/04/2014 - 
In March, harvest is expected to surpass 2013 figure by 0.7%
The third estimate for the national production of cereals, legumes and oilseeds points to 189.4 million...
10/04/2014 - 
Unemployment stayed at 6.2% in Q4 of 2013
The unemployment rate was estimated at 6.2% in the 4th quarter of 2013, a reduction of 0.7 percentage points...
09/04/2014 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes by 0.62% in March
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), calculated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, changed by...
09/04/2014 - 
IPCA of March stays at 0.92%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) of March changed...
08/04/2014 - 
In February, industrial output increases in seven of the 14 areas surveyed
Acceleration of national industrial production from January to February, in the seasonally adjusted series...
04/04/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - April 7 to 11
02/04/2014 - 
Industrial output changes 0.4% in February
In February 2014, the national industrial output posted increase of 0.4% against the previous month...
01/04/2014 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) changes 0.51% in February
Compared with January, the Producer Price Index (IPP) changed, on average, 0.51%...
28/03/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - March 31 - April 4
27/03/2014 - 
Unemployment rate was 5.1% in February
The unemployment rate was estimated at 5.1% in February 2014 for the group of six metropolitan areas...
27/03/2014 - 
Cattle, pigs and hogs and chicken slaughter, purchase of milk and production of eggs are record in 2013
In 2013, cattle slaughter in Brazil was a record for the second consecutive year in the annual series...
24/03/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - March 24 to 28
21/03/2014 - 
In March, IPCA-15 changes 0.73% and IPCA-E, 2.11%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) changed 0.73% in March and...
18/03/2014 - 
Revenue from services grows 9.3% in January
In January, the services sector in Brazil registered a nominal growth of 9.3% in relation to...
18/03/2014 - 
Industrial employment remains unchanged (0.0%) in January
In January 2014, the total of salaried employed persons in the industry (0.0%) repeated the previous month's...
14/03/2014 - 
Brazilian Network for Continuous Monitoring of GNSS Systems (RBMC) has now 101 stations of high precision coordinates
The RBMC, Brazilian Network for Continuous Monitoring of GNSS Systems, now (March 2014)...
14/03/2014 - 
In January, industrial output grows in 10 out of 14 places surveyed
In the seasonally adjusted series, the increased pace of the national industrial output from December 2013 to...
14/03/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - March 17 to 21
13/03/2014 - 
ESTADIC 2013: number of state servants changes -0.5% over 2012 (updated on 03/14, at 10:30 am)
In 2013, there were 3,120,599 state servants in the country, 0.5% less servants than in 2012...
13/03/2014 - 
Retail sales grow 0.4% in January
In January, the volume of sales of the retail trade in Brazil grew 0.4% and the nominal revenue...
12/03/2014 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes by 0.44% in February
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, posted a change of 0,44% in February,...
12/03/2014 - 
In February, IBGE expects harvest to be 1.1% higher than 2013´s
The second estimate of the national harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds accounted for 190.3 million metric tons...
12/03/2014 - 
IPCA of February stays at 0.69%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) of February changed 0.69% ...
11/03/2014 - 
Industrial output grows 2.9% in January
In January 2014, the national industrial output recorded an expansion of 2.9% in relation to the previous...
07/03/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - March 10 to 14
28/02/2014 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) changes 1.50% in January
In January 2014, the Producer Price Index (IPP) changed 1.50% in comparison with the December 2013 figure...
27/02/2014 - 
In 2013, GDP grows 2.3% and reaches R$ 4.84 trillion
In relation to the third quarter, the GPD of the fourth quarter of 2013 grew 0.7%, considering...
21/02/2014 - 
In February, IPCA-15 changes 0.70%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA) changed 0.70% in February...
21/02/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - February 24 - 28
20/02/2014 - 
In January, unemployment stayed at 4.8%
The unemployment rate of January was estimated at 4.8%, recording a high of 0.5 percentage points over...
19/02/2014 - 
Revenue from services grows 8.4% in December and closes 2013 at 8.5%
The services sector recorded in Brazil a nominal growth of 8.4% in December 2013 in the comparison...
14/02/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - February 17 - 21
13/02/2014 - 
Retail sales change -0.2% in December and close 2013 at 4.3%
In December 2013, the volume of sales of the retail trade in Brazil changed -0.2% and the nominal revenue,...
11/02/2014 - 
In January, IBGE expects grain harvest to be 3.0% higher than in 2013
The first estimate of the national harvest of grains, legumes and oilseeds (cotton seeds...
11/02/2014 - 
In December, the industrial employment changed -0.3% and closed 2013, accumulating a decline of -1.1%
In December 2013, the salaried employed persons of the industry changed –0.3% against November, in the seasonally...
07/02/2014 - 
IPCA stays at 0.55% in January
The Extended National Consumer Price Index - IPCA stayed at 0.55% in January...
07/02/2014 - 
In 2013, industrial output increased in 11 of the 14 areas surveyed
Regarding the cumulative indicator for the end of 2013, industry in the country grew by...
07/02/2014 - 
Brazilian agriculture industry changes -0.2% in 2013
The Brazilian agriculture industry posted a negative change of 0.2% in 2013, after also dropping in 2012 ...
07/02/2014 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes 0.45% in January
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, started...
07/02/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - February 10 - 14
04/02/2014 - 
Industrial output drops in December (-3.5%) and closes 2013 at 1.2%
In December 2013, the national industrial output posted decrease of 3.5% against the previous month...
31/01/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - February 3 - 7
30/01/2014 - 
Unemployment stays at 4.3% in December and closes 2013 at 5.4% on average
The unemployment rate of December was estimated at 4.3%, the lowest since the beginning of the time series...
30/01/2014 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) changes 0.65% in December and closes 2013 at 5.75%
In December 2013, the Producer Price index (IPP) recorded a 0.65% change over the previous month, a result which was close to...
24/01/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - January 27 - 31
23/01/2014 - 
IPCA-15 changes by 0.67% in January
The Extended National Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) changed by 0.67% in January...
22/01/2014 - 
Revenue from services grows 8.6% in November
The services sector in Brazil registered a nominal growth of 8.6% in November 2013...
17/01/2014 - 
Continuous PNAD shows quarterly evolution of labor market in Brazil
IBGE releases today, January 17th, never published information on the Brazilian labor market...
17/01/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - January 20-24
16/01/2014 - 
Retail sales change 0.7% in November
In November, in the seasonally adjusted series, the volume of sales of retail trade in the country increased 0.7%...
14/01/2014 - 
Industrial employment remains unchanged in November (0.0%)
In November 2013, the number of salaried employed persons in industry remained unchanged (0.0%)...
13/01/2014 - 
Continuous PNAD will provide previously unreleased information on the Brazilian job market
IBGE helds today, January 13, 2014, a seminar for journalists approaching the methodology of the Continuous National Household Sample Survey...
10/01/2014 - 
Industrial output decreases in in 9 of the 14 areas surveyed
The deceleration of industrial output from October to November,...
10/01/2014 - 
National Index of Civil Construction records change of 0.8% in December and cumulative increase of 0.52% in 2013
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), calculated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, changed 0.88% in December,...
10/01/2014 - 
IPCA of December stays at 0.92% and closes 2013 at 5.91%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) changed 0.92%...
10/01/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - January 13 - 17
09/01/2014 - 
IBGE confirms record harvest in 2013 and expects even higher output in 2014
The 12th estimate of the national production of cereals, legumes and oilseeds confirmed a record harvest of 188.2 million metric tons in 2013...
08/01/2014 - 
Industrial output changed –0.2% in November
In November 2013, the national industrial output declined 0.2% over the immediately previous month...
07/01/2014 - 
Producer Price Index changes 0.62% in November
The prices of the Manufacturing Industry changed 0.62% in relation to October,...
03/01/2014 - 
Publishing Calendar - January 6-10
27/12/2013 - 
IBGE releases new edition of the Technical Manual of Land Use
IBGE releases today (Dec 27, 2013) on its website the third edition of the “Technical Manual of Land Use”...
20/12/2013 - 
Under-registration of births declines from 20.3% to 6.7% between 2002 and 2012
In 2012, Civil Registry Statistics bring the revised time series of under-registrations of births...
19/12/2013 - 
Unemployment rate: 4.6% in November
The unemployment rate of November was estimated at 4.6% for the group of six metropolitan areas...
19/12/2013 - 
IPCA-15 of December stays at 0.75% and IPCA-E closes the year at 5.85%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) changed 0.75% in December...
18/12/2013 - 
Revenue from services grow 8.8% in October
The services sector in Brazil recorded a nominal growth of 8.8% in October 2013, in the comparison...
17/12/2013 - 
Prices of mineral and agricultural commodities influence participation of municipalities in 2011 GDP
The price rise of the barrel of oil influenced the major participation changes of the municipalities in...
16/12/2013 - 
IBGE releases today another set of thematic maps
IBGE makes available today, December 16, 2013, a set of thematic geospatial information...
16/12/2013 - 
IBGE maps surface and ground waters in the Northeast Region
In order to help preserve and manage water resources of the Northeastern part of Brazil, IBGE...
13/12/2013 - 
IBGE releases Continuous Cartographic Base of Brazil
In order to serve society and make it possible to integrate systems, networks, data and...
13/12/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - December 16 - 20
12/12/2013 - 
Retail sales change 0.2% in October
In the seasonally adjusted series, the volume of sales of the retail trade changed 0.2% in October and the nominal revenue...
11/12/2013 - 
Cattle, pigs and hogs and chicken slaughter in the 3rd quarter was record
In the third quarter of 2013, cattle slaughter (8.91 million head) hit the record...
11/12/2013 - 
Industrial employment changes 0.1% in October
In October 2013, the total of industrial employees registered a positive change of...
10/12/2013 - 
In November, IBGE expects harvest to be 15.4% higher than in 2012
The eleventh estimate of the national harvest of grains, legumes and oilseeds accounted for...
10/12/2013 - 
Industrial output grows in 11 of the 14 places surveyed in October
The pace increase in the national industrial output from September to October, in the seasonally...
10/12/2013 - 
Soybean stock exceeds 20 million tonnes in the first semester of 2013
The stocking network of agricultural products in operation in Brazil recorded a decrease of 0.1%...
09/12/2013 - 
IBGE releases report on its network for sea level monitoring
IBGE releases today, December 09, 2013, the Report on the Monitoring of the Change of Mean Sea Level in the Stations of Permanent Geodetic Tide Gauge Network...
06/12/2013 - 
IPCA of November stays at 0.54%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) changed 0.54% in November and...
06/12/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - December 9 - 13
05/12/2013 - 
Pintec: In 2011, industrial companies spent more on research and development than in 2008
Industrial companies spent 0.71% of their net sales revenue on research and development...
05/12/2013 - 
PEVS 2012: silviculture and wild-crop harvesting account for 18.4 billion
In 2012, the forestry primary production of the country amounted to R$ 18.4 billion. Silviculture contributed with...
04/12/2013 - 
Industrial output rises 0.6% in October
In October 2013, the national industrial output expanded 0.6% over...
03/12/2013 - 
GDP falls 0.5% versus figure in Q2 2013 and reaches R$ 1.2 trillion
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) fell 0.5% in the comparison between Q2 and Q3 2013...
03/12/2013 - 
IBGE launches Political Map of Brazil
IBGE releases today, December 03 of 2013, the Political Map of Brazil at a 1:5,000,000 (1cm = 50km) scale. As a cartographic representation of the whole Brazilian territory, the map...
02/12/2013 - 
Life expectancy at birth was 74.6 years in 2012
The mortality table estimated for 2012 resulted in a life expectancy of 74.6 years for both sexes, ...
29/11/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - December 2 - 6
29/11/2013 - 
SIS 2013: 74.1% of women aged 25 to 29, neither studying nor working, have at least one child
The Synthesis of Social Indicators (SIS) 2013 shows that, in 2012, near 20% of young people aged 15 to 29...
28/11/2013 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) in October changes -0.37%
In October of 2013, the Producer Price Index (IPP) changed -0.37% compared with the previous month...
28/11/2013 - 
Map reveals that 37% of the territory of Rondônia has no human intervention
The Map of Land Use and Cover of the State of Rondônia revealed that 37% of its territory are occupied...
22/11/2013 - 
Regional Accounts: Five states concentrate 65.2% of the GDP in 2011
Comprising São Paulo (32.6%), Rio de Janeiro (11.2%), Minas Gerais (9.3%), Rio Grande do Sul (6.4%)...
22/11/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - November 25 - 29
21/11/2013 - 
In October, unemployment rate was at 5.2%
The unemployment rate in October 2013 was estimated at 5.2% for the set of the six Metropolitan Areas...
19/11/2013 - 
In November, IPCA-15 changes 0.57%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index 15 (IPCA-15) posted a change of 0.57% in November and...
19/11/2013 - 
Revenue from services grows 9.6% in September
The services sector in Brazil posted a nominal growth of 9.6% in September 2013, in relation to...
18/11/2013 - 
Between 2008 and 2011, more than half of jobs were generated by High-Growth Enterprises
In this period, those enterprises generated more than 3.2 million job posts, or 56.0% of the employment created...
14/11/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - November 18 - 22
13/11/2013 - 
Retail sales increase by 0.5% in September
The retail trade of the country recorded in September, in relation to the previous month (seasonally adjusted), rates...
12/11/2013 - 
Industrial employment changes by -0.4% in September
In September 2013, the industrial employment recorded a drop of 0.4% against the previous month, in the seasonally...
08/11/2013 - 
IBGE expects grain harvest to be 1.4% lower than the first estimate of 2014
IBGE conducted in October 2013 the first estimate of the area and production of the harvest of...
08/11/2013 - 
Industrial output grows in six out of the 14 places
In the seasonally adjusted series, the increased pace of the overall industrial output from August to September...
08/11/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - November 11 - 14
07/11/2013 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes 0.44% in October
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, recorded...
07/11/2013 - 
IPCA stays at 0.57% in October
The Extended Consumer Price Index (IPCA) changed 0.57% in October and stood 0.22 percentage...
06/11/2013 - 
IBGE maps distribution of black and brown population
IBGE releases today, November 6, the Map of the Spatial Distribution of the Population, according to color or...
06/11/2013 - 
2010 Census reveals territorial characteristics of subnormal agglomerates and differences from other city areas
Data from the Long Form Questionnaire of the 2010 Census show inequalities between the population that lived...
01/11/2013 - 
Industrial output expands 0.7% in September
In September 2013, the national industrial output expanded 0.7% over the immediately...
01/11/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - November 4 - 8
31/10/2013 - 
Images of Tocantins released by IBGE
Today(10/31/2013)IBGE makes available, on its website, images of Tocantins...
30/10/2013 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) changes 0.62% in September
The Producer Price Index (IPP) changed 0.62% in September, versus the August 2013 figure...
29/10/2013 - 
IBGE launches Population Density Map 2010
Populated in the coast and empty in the inside: that is how Brazil is depicted in the Population Density Map 2010:...
29/10/2013 - 
PNAD 2013 investigates food security, digital TVs and Internet access from mobile phones
The collection phase of the National Household Sample Survey (PNAD) 2013 has already started in some states, but today it is officially inaugurated all over Brazil.
25/10/2013 - 
PAM 2012: corn beats soybeans in production volume
In 2012, the Brazilian corn production (71.1 million metric tones) grew 27.7% and surpassed that of soybeans...
25/10/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - October 28 - November 1
24/10/2013 - 
Unemployment rate: 5.4% in September
The unemployment rate was estimated at 5.4%, without significant change over August...
22/10/2013 - 
IBGE releases integrated version of the Continuous Cartographic Base in 1:250,000 scale
As part of the Program of Permanent Updating of the Cartographic Base (BC250),...
18/10/2013 - 
IPCA-15 of October stays at 0.48%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index 15 (IPCA-15) posted a change of 0.48% in October and stood above September's IPCA-15,...
18/10/2013 - 
Services stand out in the cultural sector
In the structural economic surveys of 2010, with reference to the cultural segment only, services held 51.8% of the companies,...
18/10/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - October 21 - 25
17/10/2013 - 
Revenue from services grows 6.6% in August
The services sector in Brazil registered a nominal growth of 6.6% in August 2013 in relation to the same month...
16/10/2013 - 
IBGE publishes today its Code of Good Practices in Statistics
IBGE makes available today (10/16/2013), on its website, the Institute's Code of Good Practices in Statistics ...
15/10/2013 - 
Retail sales change 0.9% in August
In August, the Retail Trade in Brazil registered rates of 0.9% for the volume of sales and of 1.2% for the...
11/10/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - October 14 - 18
10/10/2013 - 
Industrial employment decreases 0.6% in August
In August 2013, the number of salaried employed persons in industry fell 0.6% over that of July...
10/10/2013 - 
PPM 2012: unfavorable scenario for livestock
The increase in the costs of the major production inputs (such as veterinary products)...
09/10/2013 - 
IPCA of September stays at 0.35%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) of September changed...
09/10/2013 - 
In September, IBGE estimates harvest of cereals 15.5% higher than 2012
The ninth estimate of the national harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds (cottonseed, peanut...
09/10/2013 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes by 0.54% in September
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, posted...
08/10/2013 - 
Industrial output in August up in seven of the 14 areas surveyed
The national output of industry, in the seasonally adjusted series, was also stable in...
04/10/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - October 7-11
02/10/2013 - 
Industrial output remains unchanged (0.0%) in August
In August 2013, the industrial output recorded no change (0.0%) in relation to the previous month...
30/09/2013 - 
2010 Census: IBGE presents child labor indicators
IBGE, in compliance with the Ministry of Social Development and Fight against Hunger - MDS, the Labor Court...
27/09/2013 - 
PNAD 2012: Unemployment falls, but percentage of formally-hired employees remains unchanged
The unemployment rate of persons aged 15 and over in Brazil was 6.1% in 2012, below the figures of...
27/09/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - September 30 - October 04
26/09/2013 - 
Unemployment rate was 5.3% in August
The unemployment rate was estimated at 5.3%, with statistically significantly decrease...
25/09/2013 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) of August stays at 1.48%
In August of 2013, the Producer Price Index (IPP) changed 1.48% compared with the previous month...
20/09/2013 - 
IPCA-15 of September stays at 0.27% and IPCA-E of the quarter, at 0.50%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index 15 (IPCA-15) posted a change of 0.27% in September and...
20/09/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar -September 23 - 27
19/09/2013 - 
Cattle slaughter reaches 8.5 million head and hits historical record in Q2 2013
Cattle slaughter in Brazil hit a new historical record in the second quarter of 2013 (8.5 million slaughtered head...
18/09/2013 - 
Revenue from services grows 9.0% in July
The services sector recorded nominal growth of 9.0% in July 2013, versus the figure in...
13/09/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - October 16 to 20
12/09/2013 - 
In July, retail sales increase by 1.9%
In July, the retail trade of the country recorded a growth of 1.9% in the volume of sales and 2.0% in the nominal revenue, both...
11/09/2013 - 
Industrial employment changes -0.2% in July
In July 2013, the total number of salaried employed persons in industry registered a negative change of 0.2% over...
10/09/2013 - 
In August, IBGE estimates harvest increase of 15.7% over 2012's
The eighth estimate of the national harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds amounted to 187.3 million metric tons...
06/09/2013 - 
IPCA of August stays at 0.24%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) of August changed 0.24% and stood above ...
06/09/2013 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes by 0.58% in August
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, posted...
06/09/2013 - 
Industrial output declines in 9 out of the 14 places surveyed in July
The regional indexes of industrial output registered negative rates in nine out of the 14 places surveyed by IBGE between June and July 2013...
06/09/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - September 9 - 13
03/09/2013 - 
Industrial output decreases (-2.0%) in July
In July 2013, the seasonally-adjusted industrial output recorded decrease of 2.0%...
30/08/2013 - 
GDP grows 1.5% in relation to the first quarter and reaches R$ 1.2 trillion
In the comparison with the first quarter of 2013, the GDP (Gross Domestic Product) at market prices in the second...
30/08/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - September 2 - 6
29/08/2013 - 
Brazilian population should reach the top in 2042 (228.4 million)
The Brazilian population is going to grow up to 2042, when it should reach 228.4 million people.
29/08/2013 - 
In July, Producer Price Index (IPP) changes 1.19%
Producer Price Index (IPP) changed 1.19% in July, in relation to June 2013, and stands below...
28/08/2013 - 
PAS 2011: Productivity grows more than salaries in the services sector
Productivity at work in the services sector grew on average 3.2% per year between 2007 and 2011, a rise...
23/08/2013 - 
Six out of 10 salaried persons come from high-growth enterprises
In 2011, high-growth enterprises represented 7.7% of the enterprises with 10 or more salaried persons...
23/08/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - August 26 - 30
22/08/2013 - 
In July, unemployment was at 5.6%
The unemployment rate was estimated at 5.6%, with a statistically relevant drop (0.4 percentage points)...
21/08/2013 - 
IPCA-15 stays at 0.16% in August
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA-15) changed 0.16% in August, being above July's IPCA-15,...
21/08/2013 - 
Revenue from services grows 8.6% in June
The services sector registered a nominal growth of 8.6% in June 2013 when compared with the same...
16/08/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - August 19 - 23
15/08/2013 - 
Brazil in figures 2013 presents data and analyses about the country
With analyses by 22 professors and researchers about several topics, the 2013 edition...
14/08/2013 - 
Retail sales grow 0.5% and nominal revenue rises 0.9% in June
The retail trade in Brazil registered a growth of 0.5% in volume of sales and of 0.9%...
12/08/2013 - 
IBGE inaugurates National Health Survey (PNS)
IBGE inaugurates today, August 12, in partnership with the Ministry of Health and with the technical coordination of Fiocruz...
09/08/2013 - 
Industrial employment remains stable in June (0.0%)
In June 2013, the total number of salaried employed persons in industry did not change (0.0%) over...
09/08/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar- August 12 - 16
08/08/2013 - 
Industrial output up in ten of the 14 places in June
The rising pace of the national industrial output, between May and June, in the seasonally adjusted...
08/08/2013 - 
Brazilian agriculture industry grows 0.4% in the 1st semester
The Brazilian agriculture industry grew 0.4% in the first semester of 2013, a higher pace than the one recorded in the first six...
08/08/2013 - 
In July, IBGE estimates harvest 16.1% higher than 2012’s
The seventh estimate of the national harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds accounted for 187.9 million...
07/08/2013 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes by -6.15% in July
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with Caixa Econômica...
07/08/2013 - 
IPCA stays at 0.03% in July
The Extended National Consumer Price Index - IPCA changed 0.03% in July and...
02/08/2013 - 
In 30 years, Northeast Region records biggest increase in life expectancy: 12.95 years
The Northeast Region, which, in 1980, had the lowest life expectancy in Brazil (58.25 years) had, in 30 years, increment of 12.95 years...
02/08/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - August 5 - 9
01/08/2013 - 
Industrial output increases 1.9% in June
In June 2013, the industrial output increased 1.9% in relation to the immediately previous month,...
31/07/2013 - 
Producer Price index (IPP) of June stays at 1.33%
In June 2013, the Producer Price Index (IPP) changed 1.33% compared with the previous month;...
24/07/2013 - 
Unemployment rate: 6.0% in June
The estimated unemployment rate was 6.0%, without any significant change over the May 2013 (5.8%) and June 2012 rates (5.9%).
24/07/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - July 29 - August 2
22/07/2013 - 
IBGE launches Monthly Survey of Services
On August 21, 2013, IBGE is going to launch the Monthly Survey of Services (PMS),...
19/07/2013 - 
IPCA-15 of July stays at 0.07%
The National Extended Consumer Price Index - 15 (IPCA-15) changed 0.07% in July...
19/07/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - July 22 - 26
12/07/2013 - 
Publishing calendar - July 15 - 19
11/07/2013 - 
Retail sales remain stable (0.0%) in May
The volume of sales of the retail trade remained stable (0.0%) in May. The nominal revenue registered a growth rate of 0.7%...
10/07/2013 - 
Industrial employment falls 0.5% in May
In May 2013, the number of salaried employed persons in industry fell 0.5%...
09/07/2013 - 
In June, IBGE expects harvest to be 14.7% bigger than in 2012
The sixth estimate of the national harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds added up to 185.7 million metric tons...
05/07/2013 - 
IPCA of June stays at 0.26%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) of June changed 0.26%,...
05/07/2013 - 
In May, industrial output decreased in nine of the 14 areas surveyed
The seasonally adjusted industrial output also fell in terms of regional figures, from April to May...
05/07/2013 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes by 7.80% in June
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, posted...
05/07/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - July 8 - 12
03/07/2013 - 
Percentage of municipalities with Environmental Fund jumps from 1.5% to 37.2% in one decade
As one of the main themes investigated by MUNIC 2012, the percentage of...
02/07/2013 - 
Industrial output contracts (-2.0%) in May
In May 2013, discounted the seasonal influences, the industrial output posted a drop...
28/06/2013 - 
PAIC 2011: value of the Construction Industry works grows 4.5% in relation to 2010
In 2011, the 92.7 thousand of construction enterprises carried out developments, works and services accounting for R$ 286.6 billion,...
28/06/2013 - 
Atlas of the Population Census of IBGE maps changes in the Brazilian society
São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro are no longer the centers of attraction they used to be...
28/06/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - July 01 to 05
27/06/2013 - 
IBGE´s new municipal maps show that Brazil has now 5,570 municipalities
IBGE made available in its webpage the maps of 214 Brazilian municipalities, most of them (209) due...
27/06/2013 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) changes by 0.28% in May
In May 2013, the Producer Price Index (IPP) recorded a change of 0.28% over that of April...
26/06/2013 - 
IBGE releases report on land cover and use in Pará
IBGE releases today (06/26/2013), in its web site, the Report on...
26/06/2013 - 
Annual Survey of Trade 2011: sector has revenue of 2.1 trillion and employs 9.8 million persons
According to the results of the Annual Survey of Trade – PAC, relative to 2011, the trade sector...
25/06/2013 - 
Cattle slaughter hits Q1’s record in the time series
Cattle slaughter in the first quarter of 2013 (8.1 million head) registered an increase of 12.7% in...
21/06/2013 - 
Annual Survey of Industry: Iron ore's sales surpass diesel fuel's for the first time in 13 years
Mining and quarrying industries have been leading the growth of the Brazilian industry between 2007 and 2011, increasing their...
21/06/2013 - 
IPCA-15 of June stays at 0.38% and IPCA-E at 1.36%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA) changed 0,38% in June and stood...
21/06/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - June 24 - 28
20/06/2013 - 
IBGE makes available to the public the mosaic images of the state of Pernambuco
The new images of the state of Pernambuco, generated by the...
20/06/2013 - 
Unemployment stays at 5.8% in May
The unemployment rate was estimated at 5.8%, remaining unchanged in relation to the figure registered in April (5.8%)...
19/06/2013 - 
PENSE 2012: more than one fourth of Brazilian students aged 13 to 15 have already driven a motor vehicle
In spite of the prohibition according to Brazilian laws, 27.1% of ninth-grade students, aged 13 and 15, declared to have driven a...
18/06/2013 - 
IBGE releases Urban-Regional Division of Brazil
IBGE releases today the Urban-Regional Division of Brazil, which completes the Areas of Influence of Cities Project...
14/06/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - June 17 - 21
13/06/2013 - 
In April, retail sales change by -0.5%
In April of 2013, the Retail Trade recorded a change of –0.5% for the volume of sales and of 0.8%...
12/06/2013 - 
Industrial employment remains stable in April
In April 2013, the total number of salaried employed persons in industry did not change (0.0%) over...
07/06/2013 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes by -5.12% in May
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, posted...
07/06/2013 - 
IPCA of May stays at 0.37%
The Extended Consumer Price Index (IPCA) changed 0.37% in May,...
07/06/2013 - 
Industrial output increases in nine out of 14 places in April
The expansion of the industrial output from March to April, in the seasonally adjusted series,...
07/06/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - June 10 - 14
06/06/2013 - 
In May, IBGE expects harvest to be 14.8% bigger than in 2012
The fifth estimate of the national harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds added up to 185.9 million metric tons...
06/06/2013 - 
Stocks of corn and soybeans record increase of 50.8% and decrease of 56.4%, respectively , between Dec 31 2011 and Dec 31 2012
The agricultural product warehouse network in operation in the country recorded decrease of 0.6%...
04/06/2013 - 
Industrial output up 1.8% in April
In April 2013, the seasonally-adjusted industrial output recorded change of 1.8% over...
31/05/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - June 3 - 7
29/05/2013 - 
GDP grows 0.6% in relation to Q4 of 2012 and reaches R$ 1.11 trillion
In relation to the fourth quarter of 2012, the GDP (Gross Domestic Product) at market prices posted a positive...
28/05/2013 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) changes 0.35% in April
The Producer Price Index (IPP) changed 0.35% in April against last March. This rate was higher...
28/05/2013 - 
2010 Census: IBGE presents map of child labor indicators in Brazil
IBGE, responding to the Ministry of Social Development and Fight against Hunger - MDS, to the Public Prosecutor's Office...
27/05/2013 - 
On its 77th anniversary, IBGE celebrates national and international recognition
IBGE celebrates its 77th anniversary next Wednesday, May 29th, and a lifetime dedicated to building...
24/05/2013 - 
Central Register of Enterprises: organizations look for higher education; average salary varies more than 219%
Employed persons with higher education earned an average salary of R$ 4,135.06 in Brazil, 219.4%...
24/05/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - May 27 - 31
23/05/2013 - 
In April, unemployment rate was at 5.8%
April 2013, the unemployment rate was estimated in 5.8% for the group of the six metropolitan areas...
22/05/2013 - 
IPCA-15 of May stays at 0.46%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA) changed 0.46% in May and stood...
21/05/2013 - 
Airlinks 2010: connections of six cities with São Paulo represent 25% of passenger transportation
As evidence that the interrelation between airlinks and urban hierarchy reinforces the hegemony of big...
17/05/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - May 20 - 24
16/05/2013 - 
PNAD: Number of Internet users grew 143.8% and of mobile phone users, 107.2%, between 2005 and 2011
The population aged 10 and over rose 9.7% between 2005 and 2011, whereas the number of people within this age range using the Internet grew 143.8% ...
15/05/2013 - 
Retail sales change -0.1% in March
In March 2013, Retail Trade in the country recorded decrease of -0.1% in volume of sales and increase of 0.8% in...
10/05/2013 - 
Industrial employment changes 0.2% in March
In March 2013, industrial employment changed of -0.2% over the preceding month, in the seasonally adjusted series...
10/05/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - May 13 - 17
09/05/2013 - 
Harvest estimate remains high in April and surpasses 2012 figure by 14.2%
The fourth estimate for the national harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds (cottonseed, peanuts, rice...
09/05/2013 - 
Industrial output drops in eight of the 14 places in March
Between February and March, the regional indexes of the industrial output, in the seasonally adjusted...
08/05/2013 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes 0.69% in April
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, posted...
08/05/2013 - 
IPCA of April stays at 0.55%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) changed 0.55% in April and stood...
03/05/2013 - 
Industrial output increases 0.7% in March
In March 2013, the industrial output increased 0.7% in relation to the immediately previous month, in the seasonally adjusted series...
03/05/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - May 6 - 10
30/04/2013 - 
Special edition on International Worker’s Day: 82.4% of the persons employed in the private sector had a signed employment record card in 2012
On International Worker’s Day, IBGE presents a special study on the evolution of employment with a signed record card in Brazil based on data from the Monthly Employment Survey - PME...
26/04/2013 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) changes 0.03% in March
The Producer Price Index (IPP) changed 0.03% in March in relation to February. This figure was higher...
26/04/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - April 29 - May 3
25/04/2013 - 
New website IBGE Memory launches today
IBGE launches today, April 25, 2013, the new website of its Memory Network...
25/04/2013 - 
In March, unemployment was at 5.7%
The unemployment rate was estimated at 5.7%, the lowest rate for March since the beginning of the series...
19/04/2013 - 
IBGE maps Indian population
Based on the information collected by the 2010 Census, IBGE developed a brief set of maps and tables ...
19/04/2013 - 
IPCA-15 changes 0.51% in April
The National Extended Consumer Price Index - 15 (IPCA-15) changed 0.51% in April, very close...
19/04/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - April 22 - 26
12/04/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - April 15 - 19
11/04/2013 - 
In February, retail sales drop 0.4% and nominal revenue rises 0.6%
In February, the national retail trade recorded a change of –0.4% for the volume of sales and of 0.6% for the nominal revenue,...
10/04/2013 - 
IPCA of March stays at 0.47%
The Extended Consumer Price Index (IPCA) of March changed 0.47%...
10/04/2013 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes 0.18% in March
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, recorded...
10/04/2013 - 
Industrial employment remains unchanged (0.0%) in February
In February 2013, the number of salaried persons employed in industry remained unchanged (0.0%)...
09/04/2013 - 
In March, IBGE expects grain harvest to be 12.0% up over 2012
The third estimate of the national harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds (cotton seed...
05/04/2013 - 
Industrial output shrinks in 11 of the 14 places surveyed in February
Between January and February of 2013, the regional indexes of the industrial output registered negative...
05/04/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - April 8 - 12
02/04/2013 - 
Industrial output declines 2.5% in February
In February 2013, the industrial output declined 2.5% in relation to the immediately previous month...
28/03/2013 - 
In February, unemployment rate was 5.6%
In February 2013, the unemployment rate in February 2013 was estimated at 5.6% for the group of six metropolitan areas surveyed.
28/03/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - April 1 - 5
27/03/2013 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) changes -0.33% in February
The Producer Price Index (IPP) changed -0.33% in February over the previous year.
27/03/2013 - 
Slaughter of cattle, pigs and hogs and egg production grow in 2012, but chicken slaughter drops
In 2012, 31.118 million cattle head were slaughtered, accounting for an increase of 8.0% in relation to 2011 ...
22/03/2013 - 
IPCA-15 changes 0.49% in March and IPCA-E closes the quarter at 2.06%
The National Extended Consumer Price Index -15 (IPCA-15) changed by 0.49% in March, below the 0.68% rate...
22/03/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar- March 25 - 28
15/03/2013 - 
ESTADIC 2012: 18 states and the Federal District claimed to carry out social assistance services
In 2012, all the 27 Federation Units had an office in charge of social assistance policy,...
15/03/2013 - 
Industrial employment remains unchanged in January
In January 2013, the total of salaried employed persons in the industry remained stable (0.0%) in relation to...
15/03/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - March 18 - 22
14/03/2013 - 
Retail sales changed by 0.6% in January
Retail trade in the country started 2013 with increase in volume of sales (0.60%) and in nominal revenue (1.3%)...
13/03/2013 - 
Industrial output grows in nine of the 14 places surveyed in January
The rise of the national industrial output, between December 2012 and January...
12/03/2013 - 
IBGE releases new Land Use and Land Cover Maps of Brazil, Rio Grande do Sul and Amazonas
Land Use and Land Cover Maps of Rio Grande do Sul and Amazonas are already available in...
08/03/2013 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes by 0.73% in February
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, recorded...
08/03/2013 - 
IPCA stays at 0.60% in February
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) changed 0.60% in February...
08/03/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - March 11 - 15
07/03/2013 - 
Industrial output grows 2.5% in January
In January of 2013, the industrial output index advanced 2.5% in relation to the previous month...
07/03/2013 - 
In February, IBGE estimates harvest increase of 13.2% over 2012
The second IBGE estimate for the national output of cereals, legumes and oilseeds points to...
05/03/2013 - 
Pioneer in the teaching of Statistics in the country, ENCE celebrates its 60th anniversary
The National School of Statistical Sciences - ENCE, a federal institution of higher education affiliated with IBGE, celebrates its 60th anniversary...
01/03/2013 - 
In 2012, GDP grows 0.9% and reaches R$ 4.403 trillion
In relation to the third quarter of 2012, the GDP (Gross Domestic Product) of the fourth quarter posted a positive change...
01/03/2013 - 
Publishing calendar - March 4 - 8
28/02/2013 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) changes -0.04% in January
In January of 2013, the Producer Price Index (IPP) changed -0.04% compared with the previous month...
26/02/2013 - 
Unemployment rate was 5.4% in January
The unemployment rate was estimated at 5.4%, the lowest in a month of January since the beginning of the series...
22/02/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - February 25 - March 1st
22/02/2013 - 
In February, IPCA-15 changes 0.68%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA) changed 0.68% in February...
19/02/2013 - 
Retail sales change -0.5% in December and close 2012 at 8.4%
In December 2012, the retail trade of the country recorded a change of –0.5%...
15/02/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - February 18 - 22
08/02/2013 - 
Industrial employment shrinks 1.4% in 2012
In December 2012, the total of employed persons in the industry recorded a negative change of -0.2% over...
07/02/2013 - 
In January, IBGE expects grain harvest to surpass 2012 figures by 13.1%
The first estimate for the national harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds...
07/02/2013 - 
IPCA of January stands at 0.86%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) of January increased 0.86% and stood above...
07/02/2013 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes 0.18% in January
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, recorded...
06/02/2013 - 
In 2012, industrial output drops in nine of the 14 places surveyed
Between November and December 2012, the stability of the production level in the industry...
06/02/2013 - 
Brazilian agroindustry falls 1.6%
The Brazilian agroindustry declined 1.6% in terms of the cumulative index in 2012, a figure lower than...
01/02/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - February 4 - 8
01/02/2013 - 
Industrial output remains stable (0.0%) in December and records a fall in 2012 (-2.7%)
The industrial sector repeated in December 2012 the production level of the immediately ...
31/01/2013 - 
Unemployment stays at 4.6% in December and closes 2012 at an average 5.5%
The estimated unemployment rate in December 2012 was 4.6%, the lowest rate in this time series...
30/01/2013 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) changes 0.30% in December and closes 2012 at 7.16%
The Producer Price Index (IPP) changed 0.30% in December over the previous year. This result was...
25/01/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - January 28 - February 1
23/01/2013 - 
IPCA-15 stays at 0.88% in January
The Extended National Consumer Price Index 15 (IPCA-15) changed 0.88% in January...
18/01/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - January 21 - 25
15/01/2013 - 
Retail sales change by 0.3% in November
In November 2012, retail trade in the country recorded positive change of 0.3% in volume of sales...
11/01/2013 - 
Industrial employment remains unchanged in November
In November 2012, the total salaried employed persons of industry remained unchanged (0.0%) versus the figure in the immediately previous month,...
11/01/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - January 14 - 18
10/01/2013 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes 0.43% in December and accumulates a rise of 5.68% in 2012
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, recorded a change of 0.43% in December...
10/01/2013 - 
IPCA of December stays at 0.79% and closes 2012 at 5.84%
The Extended Consumer Price Index (IPCA) rose 0.79% in December, staying 0.19 percentage points above November’s rate...
09/01/2013 - 
Industrial output falls in six of the 14 places in November
In November 2012, discounted the seasonal influences, the regional indexes of the industrial output pointed out a negative change in six of the 14 places surveyed,...
09/01/2013 - 
2012's harvest breaks record and reaches 162.1 million metric tons
The 12th evaluation of the national production of cereals, legumes and oilseeds confirmed a record harvest of 162.1 million metric tons in 2012,...
04/01/2013 - 
Industrial output fell by 0.6% in November
In November 2012, the seasonally-adjusted industrial output fell by 0.6% compared with the previous month...
04/01/2013 - 
Publishing Calendar - January 7-11
03/01/2013 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP): 0.25% in November
In November 2012, the Producer Price index (IPP) recorded a 0.25% change over the previous month,...
28/12/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - December 31 - January 4
21/12/2012 - 
In November, unemployment was at 4.9%
The unemployment rate was estimated at 4.9%, the lowest rate for November since the beginning of the series (March of 2002) and the second lowest of the whole series...
19/12/2012 - 
In December, IPCA-15 changed 0.69% and closed the year at 5.78%
The Extended Consumer Price Index 15 (IPCA-15) changed 0.69% in December...
19/12/2012 - 
2010 Census: women have higher schooling than men and expand their level of employment
The 2010 Census showed that, in ten years, the schooling level of women was higher...
18/12/2012 - 
New Manual of the Brazilian Vegetation: essential information for the study and protection of biodiversity
With the second edition of the Technical Manual of the Brazilian Vegetation - a reference compendium for the study, mapping and research of the Brazilian vegetation...
17/12/2012 - 
Civil Registry 2011: Divorce rate goes up 45.6% in one year
The number of divorces in Brazil reached 351,153 in 2011, with increase of 45.6% over 2010...
14/12/2012 - 
Publishing calendar - December 17 - 21
Publishing calendar - December 17 - 21
13/12/2012 - 
Cattle slaughter had record increase in Q3
In the 3rd quarter of 2012, a total 8,027 million cattle head were slaughtered, representing increase of 5.0% ...
13/12/2012 - 
Retail sales increase by 0.8% in October
In October, the retail trade changed 0.8% in the volume of sales and 1.1% in the nominal revenue...
13/12/2012 - 
In 2010, 76.9% of the Brazilian enterprises used the Internet for business purposes
In 2010, of the 2.8 million enterprises with 1 or more employed persons, around 2.2 million (80.8%) used...
12/12/2012 - 
Vitória (ES) and São Bernardo do Campo (SP) increase contributions to national GDP in 2010, whereas São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro reduce their participation
Considering the 23 municipalities which represented at least 0.5% of the Brazilian GDP between 2009 and 2010, Vitória (ES) and São Bernardo do Campo (SP) increased their contributions...
11/12/2012 - 
Industrial employment changes 0.4% in October
In October 2012, the total of employed persons in the industry recorded a positive change of 0.4% over the...
10/12/2012 - 
IBGE adds soil and natural resources information to the Legal Amazon Database
Complementing the Environmental Information Database (BDIA) collection on the natural resources of the ...
07/12/2012 - 
Industrial output increased in seven of the 14 areas surveyed in October
In October 2012, the seasonally-adjusted indexes of the regional industrial production ...
07/12/2012 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes 0.22% in November
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, recorded...
07/12/2012 - 
IPCA of November stays at 0.60%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) of November recorded a change of...
07/12/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - December 10 - 14
06/12/2012 - 
PEVS 2011: timber products from planted forests, with R$ 13.0 billion, lead Brazilian forestry production (R$ 18.1 billion)
In 2011, the International Year of Forests, forestry production in Brazil amounted to R$ 18.1 billion...
06/12/2012 - 
In 2013, IBGE expects grain harvest to be 6.9% higher
In November 2012, IBGE conducted the second estimate of the area and production for the harvest of 2013. The production of...
06/12/2012 - 
Rice and soybean supplies grow whereas soybean, rice, wheat and coffee fall between 06/30/2011 and 06/30/2012
The stock network of agricultural products in the country posted a drop of 0.5% in the number of active establishments...
05/12/2012 - 
FASFIL 2010: percentage of employees with a degree in non-profit associations surpasses national average
In 2010, there were 290.7 thousand Private Foundations and Non-Profit Associations (Fasfil) in Brazil...
04/12/2012 - 
Industrial output grows 0.9% in October
In October 2012, in the seasonally adjusted series, the industrial output registered a growth...
04/12/2012 - 
IBGE releases Map of Land Use and Cover for the Amazonas state
The Map of Land Use and Cover of the Amazonas state is already available on the IBGE website, in 1:1,800,000 scale (in which 1 cm on the map equals 18 km on land)...
04/12/2012 - 
Notice to the press
Concerning the results of the Quarterly National Accounts released on November 30, IBGE informs that there were not...
30/11/2012 - 
GDP grows 0.6% in relation to Q2 of 2012 and reaches R$ 1.10 trillion
Compared to the second quarter of 2012, the GDP (Gross Domestic Product) of the third quarter grew (0.6%) in the...
30/11/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - December 3 - 7
29/11/2012 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) in October changes 0.21%
In October of 2011, the Producer Price Index (IPP) changed 0.21% compared with the previous month...
29/11/2012 - 
In 2011, life expectancy at birth was 74.08 years
In 2011, life expectancy at birth in Brazil was 74.08 years (74 years and 29 days), with increment of 0.31 years...
28/11/2012 - 
SIS 2012: entrance of black and brown young people at university has tripled in ten years
Summary of Social Indicators (SIS) 2012 shows improvement in Education, in the 2001-2011 decade, especially in pre-school (from 0 to 5 years old),...
27/11/2012 - 
IBGE presents Brazil's new territorial area: 8, 8,515,767.049 km²
Brazil has a new surface measurement: 8,515,767,049 km², what means increment of 0.01% over the...
23/11/2012 - 
North region increases contribution to the national GDP
From 2002 to 2010, the Central-West (0.5 p.p.), Northeast (0.5 p.p.) and North regions (0.6 p.p.) increased their contributions to the GDP,...
23/11/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - November 26 - 30
22/11/2012 - 
Unemployment rate was 5.3% in October
The unemployment rate was estimated at 5.3%, the lowest in a month of October since the beginning of the series...
22/11/2012 - 
In November, IPCA-15 changes 0.54%
The Extended Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) changed 0.54% in November...
16/11/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - November 19 - 23
14/11/2012 - 
Enterpreneurship: High-growth enterprises generate more than half of the new jobs in three years
In 2010, there were 33.320 high-growth enterprises, which are those that had the number of the employees...
13/11/2012 - 
Munic 2011: 6.2% of the municipalities have risk reduction plans
According to the Municipal Basic Information Survey - Profile of the Municipalities (Munic) 2011, around...
13/11/2012 - 
In September, retail sales change 0.3%
In September 2012, the country’s retail trade recorded a positive change of 0.3% for the volume...
09/11/2012 - 
Industrial employment changes -0.3% in September
In September 2012, the total number of employed persons in the industry posted a negative change of 0.3% over...
09/11/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - Novemvber 12 -16
08/11/2012 - 
Industrial output drops in 12 of the 14 places surveyed in September
In September 2012, in the seasonally adjusted series, the regional indexes of the industrial output posted a negative change in...
08/11/2012 - 
IBGE expects grain harvest to be 5.1% higher in the 1st Estimate for 2013
IBGE conducted, in October, the first estimate for the 2013 harvest in the Southeast, South and...
07/11/2012 - 
IPCA of October stays at 0.59%
Extended Consumer Price Index (IPCA) changed 0.59% in October and was close to...
07/11/2012 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes by 0.34% in October
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, recorded...
01/11/2012 - 
Industrial output changes 1.0% in September
In September, the industrial output fell by 1.0%, in relation to August, in the seasonally adjusted series...
01/11/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - November 5 to 9
31/10/2012 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) of September changes by 0.72%
In September 2011, the Producer Price index (IPP) recorded a change of 0.72% over the previous month...
31/10/2012 - 
IBGE releases image mosaic of the state of Goiás and of the Federal District
The new images of the state of Goiás and of the Federal District are already available...
26/10/2012 - 
PAM 2011: agricultural production grows 27.1% in relation to 2010
The agricultural production value reached R$ 195.6 billion in 2011, a growth of 27.1% in relation to 2010...
26/10/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - October 29 to November 1
25/10/2012 - 
In September, unemployment rate was 5.4%
The unemployment rate estimated for September 2012, in the group of six metropolitan areas...
19/10/2012 - 
Rural Brazil Snapshots: agricultural modernization clashes with low schooling
The Atlas of Rural Areas in Brazil, which has just been released by IBGE, is a publication that gathers data from the Census of Agriculture 2006 and from population...
19/10/2012 - 
IPCA-15 of October stays at 0.65%
The Extended Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) changed 0.65% in October...
19/10/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - October 22 - 26
18/10/2012 - 
PPM 2011: cattle herd size rises 1.6% and reaches 212.8 million head
National cattle herd size reached 212.8 million head in 2011, with increase of 1.6% over 2010...
17/10/2012 - 
2010 Census: Consensual unions make up more than 1/3 of marriages and are more common among lower classes
The percentage of consensual unions increased from 28.6% to 36.4%...
16/10/2012 - 
IBGE releases new maps of Brazilian states
IBGE now presents new physical maps, available in digital format, of six Brazilian states: Alagoas, Espírito Santo, Minas Gerais, Pará, Rio Grande do Norte and Sergipe.
11/10/2012 - 
Retail sales changed by 0.2% in August
In August 2012, retail trade in the country recorded change of 0.2% in terms of volume of sales...
11/10/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - October 15 - 19
10/10/2012 - 
Industrial employment changes -0.1% in August
In August 2012, the total of employed persons in the industry recorded a negative change of -0.1% against the immediately previous...
10/10/2012 - 
Between 2003 and 2009, revenue generated by tourism activities increased by 32.4%
In 2009, characteristic tourism activities generated revenue (value added) of R$ 103.7 billion...
09/10/2012 - 
Industrial output advances in nine of the 14 places surveyed in August
Between July and August 2012, the regional indexes of the industrial output showed positive rates...
09/10/2012 - 
In September, IBGE expects grain harvest to be 2.2% higher than in 2011
The national production of cereals, legumes and oilseeds points to 163.9 million metric tons...
05/10/2012 - 
IPCA of September stays at 0.57%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index - IPCA – recorded a change of 0.57% in September and stood...
05/10/2012 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes by 0.25% in September
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA...
05/10/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - October 8 - 11
02/10/2012 - 
Industrial output grows 1.5% in August
In August 2012, the industrial output grew 1.5% against the immediately previous month, in the seasonally adjusted...
28/09/2012 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) changes 0.53% in August
In August of 2012, the Producer Price Index (IPP) changed 0.53% compared with July, when the index was 0.50%.
28/09/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - October 1 - 5
27/09/2012 - 
Q2 2012: increased slaughter of cattle and hogs and pigs, and reduced slaughter of chickens
In Q2 2012 a total 7.6 million cattle head were slaughtered, representing increases of 5.6% over the immediately previous quarter...
26/09/2012 - 
2010 PAS: Sector of services recovers from economic crisis
After a real growth of 6.4% in the net operating revenue in 2009, the sector of services posted again...
21/09/2012 - 
PNAD 2011: bigger growth among lowest income ranges
The National Household Sample Survey (PNAD) 2011 shows that, from 2009 to 2011, the average real income from all the activities of employed income-earners at 10 years of age and over...
21/09/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - September 24 - 28
20/09/2012 - 
Unemployment was at 5.3% in August
The unemployment rate in August 2012 was estimated in 5.3% for the group of the six metropolitan regions...
20/09/2012 - 
IBGE hosts international event on statistical methodology
20/09/2012 - 
IPCA-15 of September stays at 0.48% and IPCA-E at 1.20% in the quarter
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA-15) changed by 0.48% in September...
14/09/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - September 17 - 21
14/09/2012 - 
POF: Protestants record the highest amount of expenditure with pensions, allowances and donations
Households headed by spiritists had an average household expenditure (R$ 4,821.66) twice as big...
13/09/2012 - 
In July, retail sales increased by 1.4% and nominal revenue rose by 1.7%
In July, retail trade in the country recorded increase of 1.4% in volume of sales and of 1.7%...
12/09/2012 - 
Industrial employment changes 0.2% in July
In July 2012, the total of employed persons in the industry posted a positive change...
06/09/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - September 10 - 14
06/09/2012 - 
Regional industrial output drops in nine of the 14 places surveyed
Between June and July, the regional indexes of the industrial output dropped in nine of the...
06/09/2012 - 
IBGE: August brings estimated grain harvest increase of 2.8% over 2011
The national harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds points to an output of about 164.5 million metric tons...
05/09/2012 - 
IPCA of August was 0.41%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) recorded change of 0.41% in August...
05/09/2012 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes by 0.79% in August
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, recorded...
04/09/2012 - 
Industrial output changes by 0.3% in July
In July 2012, the seasonally-adjusted industrial production recorded change of 0.3%...
31/08/2012 - 
GDP changes 0.4% in relation to Q1 and hits R$ 1.10 trillion
Compared to the first quarter of 2012, the GDP (Gross Domestic Product) at market prices...
31/08/2012 - 
IBGE releases the population estimates of the municipalities in 2012
IBGE releases today, August 31, 2012, the estimates of the population living in the 5,565 Brazilian municipalities...
31/08/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - September 3 - 6
30/08/2012 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) changes 0.54% in July
In July of 2012, the Producer Price Index (IPP) changed 0.54% compared with June...
27/08/2012 - 
New enterprises generate a million salaried jobs in 2010
In 2010, the exit rate of enterprises decreased by 1.4 percentage points in relation to that of 2009, and changed from 17.7% to 16.3%.
23/08/2012 - 
IBGE releases unemployment rates of four metropolitan areas
IBGE releases today (August 23, 2012), the Monthly Employment Survey (PME) conducted in the metropolitan areas of...
22/08/2012 - 
IPCA-15: 0.39% in August
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA-15) changed by 0.39% in August, being above the July rate (0.33%)...
20/08/2012 - 
IBGE launches new cartographic base at the 1:250,000 scale
The Cartographic Base for the national territory at the 1:250,000 scale(BC250), which is part of the SIGBRASIL project...
16/08/2012 - 
In March, retail sales grow 1.5% and the nominal revenue rises 1.9%
In March, the retail trade of the country recorded a growth of 1.5% in the volume...
10/08/2012 - 
Industrial employment changes by -0.2% in June
In June 2012, the total of employed persons in the industry recorded a negative change of 0.2% against the immediately previous month,
10/08/2012 - 
2010 Census: population of Indians is formed by 896.9 thousand persons, has 305 ethnicities and speaks 274 languages
In the 2010 Census, IBGE improved the survey about the population of Indians in Brazil...
09/08/2012 - 
In July, IBGE estimates point to grain harvest 2.0% above the record figure of 2011
The seventh estimate for the national harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds...
08/08/2012 - 
National Civil Construction Index changes by 0.29% in July
The National Civil Construction Index (Sinapi), calculated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, recorded change of 0.29% in July...
08/08/2012 - 
IPCA: 0.43% in July
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) recorded change of 0.43% in July, significantly...
07/08/2012 - 
Brazilian agriculture industry falls by 3.9% in the 1st semester of 2012
The Brazilian agriculture industry fell by 3.9% in the first semester of 2012, a slightly higher falling pace than...
07/08/2012 - 
Industrial output expands in seven of the 14 places in June
Between May and June, the regional indexes of the industrial output, in the seasonally adjusted series,...
31/07/2012 - 
Producer Price Index of June changed by 1.13%
In June 2012, the Producer Price Index (IPP) recorded a change of 1.14% compared with the figure in May...
26/07/2012 - 
IBGE releases the unemployment rate in five metropolitan regions
IBGE releases, today (July 26, 2012 ), the Monthly Employment Survey (PME),
20/07/2012 - 
IPCA-15 of July stays at 0.33%
The National Extended Consumer Price Index 15 (IPCA-15) changed by 0.33% in July, superior to the rate of 0.18% of June.
11/07/2012 - 
In May, retail sales change by -0.8%
In May of 2012, the retail trade of the country recorded a change of –0.8% for the volume of sales and of 0.0% for...
10/07/2012 - 
Industrial employment changes -0.3% in May
In May 2012, the total of employed persons in the industry recorded a negative change of 0.3%...
06/07/2012 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes by 0.70% in June
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, recorded...
06/07/2012 - 
IPCA of June was 0.08%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) recorded change of 0.08% in June...
06/07/2012 - 
Industrial output drops in six of the 14 places in May
In May 2012, seasonally adjusted, the regional indexes of the industrial output...
05/07/2012 - 
In June, IBGE estimates a 0.3% higher grain harvest than May’s
The national harvest of cereal, legumes and oilseeds (cotton seed, peanut, rice, beans...
03/07/2012 - 
Industrial output contracts 0.9% in May
The industrial output contracted 0.9% between April and May, in the seasonally adjusted series...
29/06/2012 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) changes 1.65% in May
In May 2012, the Producer Price Index (IPP) changed 1.65% when compared with April, a higher result than the rate seen in the comparison between April...
29/06/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - July 2 - 6
29/06/2012 - 
2010 Census: number of Catholics falls and number of Protestants, Spiritists and persons without religion records increase
The 2010 population census results show increase of religious diversity in Brazil...
28/06/2012 - 
Annual Survey of Industry: Biodiesel peaked from 2007 to 2010
In 2010, the Brazilian industry had 299,753 units, which employed 8.4 million people. The net revenue of sales...
28/06/2012 - 
Annual Survey of Trade 2010: sector has revenue of about R$ 2 trillion and employs almost 9.5 million persons
According to the results of the Annual Survey of Trade – PAC, relative to year 2010...
27/06/2012 - 
Chicken slaughtering was the only type to record increase in Q1 2012
In the first quarter of 2012, a total 7.219 million cattle head were slaughtered, representing decrease of 2.05 in relation to...
27/06/2012 - 
IBGE releases Statistical Municipal Maps of the 2010 Census
IBGE releases today(06/27) the Statistical Municipal Maps of the 2010 Population Census...
21/06/2012 - 
IPCA-15 of June stays at 0.18% and IPCA-E at 1.12%
IPCA-15 of June stays at 0.18% and IPCA-E at 1.12%...
21/06/2012 - 
In May, unemployment rate was at 5.8%
The unemployment rate was estimated in 5.8%, recording a significant change...
21/06/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - June 25 to June 29
18/06/2012 - 
IDS 2012: Brazil advances towards sustainable development, but it still has a lot of challenges to face
The Sustainable Development Indicators – SDI 2012, which IBGE releases at Rio +20, give a...
15/06/2012 - 
Digital Index Map provides and updates information regarding maps and topographic descriptions on IBGE’s website
The Digital Index Map (related to the year 2011), a set of updated information concerning...
15/06/2012 - 
PAIC 2010: incorporation, works and services of construction industry reached R$ 258.8 billion, 23.3% more than in 2009
In 2010, incorporation, works and services of construction industry reached R$ 258.8 billion...
15/06/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - June 18 - 22
14/06/2012 - 
Retail sales increase by 0.8% in April
In April of 2012, the retail trade grew 0.8% in the volume of sales and 0.6% in the nominal revenue...
12/06/2012 - 
Industrial employment changes -0.3% in April
In April 2012, the industrial employment recorded a negative change of -0.3% against the immediately previous month...
12/06/2012 - 
2010 Census: Brazil has more than 3 million working children and teenagers
On the International Day Against Child Labor, June 12, IBGE releases results of the 2010 Census...
11/06/2012 - 
IBGE at Rio+20: special publications and biome map
IBGE presents its schedule of events and activities related for the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20)...
11/06/2012 - 
IBGE releases five new state maps
Today, June 11, IBGE makes available five new physical maps of the State Series...
08/06/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - June 11 - 15
06/06/2012 - 
Rice and soybean stocks grow whereas coffee, wheat and corn fall in the comparison between 12/31/2011 and 12/31/2010
The stock network of agricultural products in the country posted a drop of 0.2% in the number ...
06/06/2012 - 
Industrial output drops in 12 of the 14 places surveyed in April
Between March and April of 2012, the regional indexes of the industrial output registered negative rates in...
06/06/2012 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes by 0.66% in May
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA...
06/06/2012 - 
IPCA of May stays at 0.36%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index - IPCA – of May recorded a change of 0.36%, a little more than half...
05/06/2012 - 
In May, harvest estimate surpasses record figure of 2011 by 0.1%
The national harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds (seed cotton, peanuts, rice, beans, castor beans, corn, soybeans...
01/06/2012 - 
GDP changes 0.2% in relation to Q4 of 2011 and reaches R$ 1.03 trillion
In relation to the fourth quarter of 2011, the GPD (gross domestic product) of the first quarter of 2012 grew 0.2%...
01/06/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - June 4 to June 8
31/05/2012 - 
Industrial production changed by -0.2% in April
In April 2012, the seasonally adjusted industrial production recorded negative change of 0.2%...
30/05/2012 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) in April changes 1.38%
In April of 2012, the Producer Price Index (IPP) changed 1.38% as compared to the previous month...
25/05/2012 - 
2010 Census reveals: more than half of the households were placed in localities without manholes/storm drains
Public electricity was the most present characteristic of the urban infrastructure in the household surroundings investigated by the 2010 Census...
25/05/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - from May 28 to June 1st
24/05/2012 - 
Unemployment was at 6.0% in April
The unemployment rate in April 2012 was estimated in 6.0% for the group of the six metropolitan regions...
22/05/2012 - 
IPCA-15 of May stays at 0.51%
The National Extended Consumer Price Index 15 (IPCA-15) changed by 0.51% in May, superior to the rate of 0.43% in April...
18/05/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - May 21 - 25
17/05/2012 - 
In March, retail sales grow 0.2% and nominal revenue rises 0.3%
In March, the retail trade of the country recorded a growth of 0.2% in the volume of sales and 0.3% in the nominal revenue...
16/05/2012 - 
CEMPRE 2010: workers in formal jobs up by 17.3% in three years
In 2010, the Central Register of Enterprises (CEMPRE) had 5.1 million enterprises and other...
11/05/2012 - 
Industrial employment changes -0.4% in March
In March 2012, the industrial employment changed -0.4% over the previous month...
11/05/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - May 14 to18
10/05/2012 - 
Industrial production falls in five of the 14 locations in March
Between February and March, the industrial production regional indexes, seasonally adjusted,...
10/05/2012 - 
IBGE: April estimate points to a grain harvest 0.5% lower than in 2011
The fourth of the national harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds points to a production of about 159.3 million metric tons...
09/05/2012 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes by 0.64% in April
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, recorded a change of 0.64% in April...
09/05/2012 - 
IPCA of April was 0.64%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index – IPCA of April was 0.64%...
04/05/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - May 7 to 11
03/05/2012 - 
Industrial output changes -0.5% in March
In March, the industrial production changed by - 0.5%, in relation to February, in the seasonally adjusted series...
27/04/2012 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) changes 1.05% in March
In March of 2012, the Producer Price Index (IPP) changed 1.05% compared with the previous month...
27/04/2012 - 
2010 Census: schooling and income increase and infant mortality falls
IBGE releases today the 2010 Census General Sample Results, presenting a series of changes...
27/04/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - April 30 to May 4
26/04/2012 - 
In March, unemployment rate was 6.2%
The estimated unemployment rate was 6.2%, having recorded increase of 0.5 percentage points over February 2012 (5.7%)...
25/04/2012 - 
75% of the total accommodation capacity of the metropolitan regions are concentrated in the capitals
Almost 75% of the total accommodation capacity of the metropolitan regions (RM) of capital municipalities...
24/04/2012 - 
IPCA-15 of April stays at 0.43%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index – 15 (IPCA-15) had a change of 0.43% in April...
20/04/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - April 23 to 27
18/04/2012 - 
Percentage of Brazilian municipalities with Indian populations increased from 34.5% to 80,5% between 1991 and 2010
According to the 1991 Census, in 34.5% of the Brazilian municipalities there was at least one self-declared Indian...
13/04/2012 - 
Retail sales decrease by 0.5% in February
In February of 2012, the retail trade recorded a change of –0.5% for the volume of sales...
13/04/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - April 16 to 20
12/04/2012 - 
Industrial employment changes 0.1% in February
In February of 2012, the industrial employment changed 0.1% over the previous month, in the seasonally adjusted series...
10/04/2012 - 
In March, IBGE expects grain harvest to be 0.9% lower than in 2011
The third estimate of the national harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds points to a production of 158.6 million tonnes...
10/04/2012 - 
In February, industrial output increased in seven of the 14 areas surveyed
05/04/2012 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes by 0.31% in March
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, recorded a change of 0.31% in March...
05/04/2012 - 
IPCA of March stays at 0.21%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index - IPCA – of March was 0.21%...
05/04/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - April 9 to 13
03/04/2012 - 
Industrial output increases by 1.3% in February
In February 2012, the industrial output increased by 1.3% compared with the immediately previous month...
30/03/2012 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) changes -0.38% in February
In February of 2012, the Producer Price Index (IPP) changed -0.38% ...
30/03/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - April 2 to 5
29/03/2012 - 
Chicken and pig slaughter and milk production grow in 2011
In 2011, chicken slaughter reached 5.3 billion animals, a rise of 5.6% in relation to 2010. An increase of 7.2% was also registered...
23/03/2012 - 
Retail sales increased by 2.6% in January
The retail trade started 2012 recording a rise of 2.6% for the volume of sales and of 3.6% for the nominal revenue...
23/03/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - March 26 to 30
22/03/2012 - 
IPCA-15 of March stays at 0.25% and IPCA-E of the quarter reaches 1.44%
The National Extended Consumer Price Index - 15 (IPCA - 15) changed by 0.25% in March, below the rate of 0.53% in February ...
22/03/2012 - 
In February, unemployment was at 5.7%
The unemployment rate was estimated at 5.7%, the lowest rate for February since...
16/03/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - March 19 to 23
14/03/2012 - 
Industrial employment changes -0.3% in January
In January 2012, the industrial employment registered a negative change of 0.3% as compared to the immediately previous month...
13/03/2012 - 
Industrial production falls in nine of the 14 places surveyed in January
Between December and January, the regional indexes of the industrial production fell in nine of the 14 places surveyed.
09/03/2012 - 
National Civil Construction Index changes by 0.31% in February
The National Civil Construction Index (Sinapi), calculated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, recorded change of 0.31% in February...
09/03/2012 - 
IPCA of February was 0.45%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index – IPCA of February was 0.45%, below the rata recorded in January, 0.56%...
09/03/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar- March 12 to 16
08/03/2012 - 
In February, IBGE expects grain harvest to be 1.5% lower than in 2011
The second estimate of the national harvest of cereal, legumes and oilseeds is 157.5 million tonnes, 1.5% lower...
08/03/2012 - 
Women's wages have remained 28% lower than men’s for the last three years
The study Women in the labor market: questions and answers, released today by IBGE to celebrate the International Women's Day...
07/03/2012 - 
Industrial production falls 2.1% in January
In January 2010, the industrial production recorded a decrease of 2.1%, in relation to December 2011...
06/03/2012 - 
GDP grows by 2.7% and reaches R$ 4,143 trillion in 2011
GDP at market prices relative to the fourth quarter of last year grew by 0.3%, compared with the figure in third quarter.
02/03/2012 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) changes -0.46% in January
The Producer Price Index (IPP) changed –0.46% in January when compared with December...
02/03/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - March 5 to 9
28/02/2012 - 
Four capitals concentrate more than 40% of the accommodation capacity in the country
The accommodation network of the 27 Brazilian capitals had 5,036 establishments, with 250,284 accommodation units...
24/02/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - February 27 to March 2
17/02/2012 - 
IPCA-15 changes by 0.53% in February
The Extended National Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) recorded a change of 0.53% in February, being below the rate of 0.65% of January ...
17/02/2012 - 
Unemployment was of 5.5% in January
The unemployment rate was estimated at 5.5%, the lowest rate for January since the beginning of the series (March 2002)...
14/02/2012 - 
Retail sales change 0.3% in December and close 2011 at 6.7%
In December, the volume of retail trade sales in the country increased by 0.3% in comparison with that of the previous month, in the seasonally-adjusted series.
10/02/2012 - 
IPCA of January was 0.56%
The National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) recorded a 0.56% change in January, being above the 0.50% of December...
10/02/2012 - 
National Civil Construction Index changes by 0.59% in January
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, started 2012 with a change of 0.59%...
10/02/2012 - 
Industrial employment rises 1.0% in 2011
Industrial employment closed 2011 growing 1.0%, less than observed in 2010 (3.4%)...
10/02/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - February 13 - 17
09/02/2012 - 
IBGE: January grain harvest expected to be 0.7% smaller than in 2011
The national grain harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds points to an output of 158.7 million metric tons...
07/02/2012 - 
In 2011, industry grew in 9 of the 14 areas surveyed
In 2011, nine of the fourteen areas surveyed recorded increase in the regional industrial output, with rates above average in six areas...
07/02/2012 - 
Brazilian agriculture industry records a 2.3% decrease in 2011
In 2011, the Brazilian agriculture industry recorded decrease of 2.3%, a lower result that of 2010 (4.7%)...
03/02/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - February 6 to 10
01/02/2012 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) changes -0.17% in December and closes 2011 at 2.61%
The Producer Price Index (IPP) changed -0.17% in December when compared with November...
31/01/2012 - 
Industrial output rises 0.9% in December and closes 2011 at 0.3%
The index of industrial output increased 0.9% against the immediately previous month in the seasonally adjusted series, after having recorded a slightly positive change of 0.2% in November...
27/01/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - January 30 to February 3
26/01/2012 - 
Unemployment stays at 4.7% in December and closes 2011 with an average of 6.0%
The unemployment rate was estimated at 4.7% in December of 2011, the lowest rate for December and the lowest rate in the time series of the Monthly Employment Survey (PME)...
24/01/2012 - 
IPCA-15 stands at 0.65% in January
The Extended Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) changed 0.65% in January, 0.09 percentage points above the rate of 0.56% in December.
19/01/2012 - 
IBGE releases Index of Geographical Names in printed version
IBGE releases the first volume of the Index of Geographical Names today (January 19, 2012). In printed (or printable) version, the document offers users a new visualization...
19/01/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - January 23 to 27
18/01/2012 - 
Consumption of health goods and services reaches 8.8% of GDP
The expenditures with final consumption of health goods and services in Brazil reached R$ 283.6 billion in 2009.
13/01/2012 - 
Industrial employment changes -0.1% in November
In November 2011, the industrial employment changed -0.1% over the previous month...
13/01/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - January 16 to 20
12/01/2012 - 
In November, retail sales increase by 1.3%
The volume of sales of the Retail Trade of the country and the nominal revenue recorded a growth of 1.3% in November of 2011...
10/01/2012 - 
In 2012, IBGE expects grain harvest to be 0.3% higher than in 2011
The 12th estimate of the national harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds points to a production of 159.9 million tons...
10/01/2012 - 
Industrial output increases in 8 of 14 places surveyed
The regional indexes of industrial output increased in 8 of the 14 places surveyed...
06/01/2012 - 
The National Index of Civil Construction changed 0.12% in December and closed 2011 with a high of 5.65%
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, recorded a change of 0.12% in December...
06/01/2012 - 
IPCA of December stays at 0.50% and closes 2011 at 6.50%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) recorded a change of 0.50% in December, slightly below the result of 0.52% of November.
06/01/2012 - 
Publishing Calendar - January 9 to 13
05/01/2012 - 
Industrial production changed 0.3% in November
In November 2011, the industrial production index recorded a positive change of 0.3% in relation to the previous month...
04/01/2012 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) of November stays at 0%
The Producer Price Index (IPP) changed 0.00% in November, less than October (0.76%).
30/12/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - January 2 to 6, 2012
22/12/2011 - 
In November, unemployment rate was 5.2%
The unemployment rate was estimated at 5.2%, the lowest rate since the beginning of the series (March of 2002)...
21/12/2011 - 
IPCA-15 of December stays at 0.56%
The Extended Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) changed 0.56% in December, 0.10 percentage points above the rate of November (0.46%).
21/12/2011 - 
2010 Census: 11.4 million Brazilians (6.0%) live in subnormal agglomerates
Brazil had 6,329 subnormal agglomerates in 2010 – irregular settlements known as favelas, invaded properties, grotas (type of cave), slums in glens...
16/12/2011 - 
Map of Land Use and Cover of Pará confirms the importance of the Preservation Units for the preservation of forests and shows the consolidation of agriculture in the
IBGE releases today the Map of Land Use and Cover of the State of Pará, on the scale 1:1,800,000 ...
16/12/2011 - 
Maps of Maranhão reveal pressure of the new agricultural frontier on the cerrado and show water potential of the state
IBGE releases today (Dec 16, 2011) the Vegetation, Geology, Geomorphology and Soil Maps of Maranhão...
16/12/2011 - 
Map of Land Use and Cover of Sergipe reveals that livestock is the main activity in the state
IBGE releases today (12/16/2011) the Map of Land Use and Cover of the State of Sergipe, on 1:1,300,000 ...
16/12/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - December 19 to 23
15/12/2011 - 
Chicken and pig slaughter beats record in the 3rd quarter of 2011
In the 3rd quarter of 2011, 7.284 million bovine head were slaughtered, representing an increase of 3.1% in relation to the immediately previous quarter ...
15/12/2011 - 
2010 Census improved identification of subnormal agglomerates
IBGE adopted some innovations in 2010 to improve the identification of subnormal agglomerates ...
14/12/2011 - 
Prices of mineral commodities influenced the share of municipalities in the GDP in 2009
Among the 25 municipalities with a participation of at least 0.5% in the whole Gross Domestic Product (GDP), 11 municipalities changed ...
13/12/2011 - 
Retail sales were unchanged in October
Retail trade did not record changes in October compared with the September figure (seasonally adjusted series)...
09/12/2011 - 
Publication describes the evolution of the territorial division in Brazil from 1872 to 2010
The publication Evolution of the Territorial Division in Brazil 1872-2010, designed by the Directorate of Geosciences of IBGE, provides political maps...
09/12/2011 - 
Industrial employment changes -0.4% in October
The industrial employment changed -0.4% in October 2011 against September, in the seasonally adjusted series, after recording a rate of –0.4% in September...
09/12/2011 - 
2010 PEVS: forestry production is R$ 14.7 billion
In 2010, forestry production was R$ 14.7 billion, 71.8% (R$ 10.7 billions) from the exploitation of planted forests...
09/12/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - December 12 to16
08/12/2011 - 
IPCA of November stays at 0.52%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) changed 0.52% in November, being above the 0.43% of October ...
08/12/2011 - 
National Index of Civil Construction rises 0.37% in November
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), calculated by IBGE in partnership with Caixa Econômica Federal, rose 0.37% in November...
08/12/2011 - 
In 2012, IBGE expects grain harvest to be 0.6% higher than in 2011
The eleventh estimate of the national harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds points to a production of 159.5 million tons...
08/12/2011 - 
Stocks of soybean, rice and coffee grew in the first semester
The results of the Survey of Stocks of the first semester of 2011 point to a growth of 8.9% ...
07/12/2011 - 
Industrial output drops in 7 of the 14 places in October
The regional indexes of the industrial output recorded negative rates in 7 of the 14 places surveyed...
07/12/2011 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) of October stays at 0.85%
The Producer Price Index (IPP) changed 0.85% in October, less than September (1.23%)...
06/12/2011 - 
GDP remains unchanged (0.0%) in relation to the second quarter and reaches R$ 1.05 trillion
Compared to the second quarter of 2011, the GDP (Gross Domestic Product) at market prices of the third quarter remained unchanged (0.0%)...
05/12/2011 - 
Political Maps of the Federation Units is now complete with the Federal District
IBGE releases today the Political Map of the Federal District on the scale of 1:100,000, completing the series of Political Maps of the Federation Units.
05/12/2011 - 
IBGE in partnership with the Navy releases the Geographical Atlas of the Coastal and Oceanic Zones
The Geographical Atlas of the Coastal and Oceanic Zones of Brazil is aimed at disseminating updated information about the Brazilian coast for students and general public...
02/12/2011 - 
Industrial output falls 0.6% in October
The industrial output fell 0.6% in October 2011 compared with September...
02/12/2011 - 
Publishing calendar - December 5 to 9
01/12/2011 - 
In 2010, life expectancy at birth was 73.48 years
In 2010, life expectancy at birth in Brazil was 73.48 years (73 years, 5 months and 24 days), an increase of 0.31 years...
30/11/2011 - 
IBGE releases the Data Analysis of the Brazilian Network for Continuous Monitoring of the GNSS Systems
IBGE releases, today, the report on the Data Analysis of the Brazilian Network for Continuous Monitoring of the GNSS Systems – 1996 to 2000. The RBMC, Brazilian Network for Continuous Monitoring of the GNSS Systems (Global Navigation Satellite Systems , such as the North-American GPS - Global...
30/11/2011 - 
2010 Civil Registry: Number of divorces reaches the highest rate since 1984
The overall rate of divorce was the highest in 2010, 1.8% (1.8 divorces for every thousand people aged 20 or over)...
25/11/2011 - 
National Address File for Statistical Purposes will support household surveys
IBGE launches today a whole new product of the 2010 Population Census...
25/11/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - November 28 to December 2
24/11/2011 - 
In October, unemployment rate was 5.8%
The estimated unemployment rate of October, for the group of six metropolitan areas, was 5.8%. It is the lowest rate for a month of October since the reformulation of the survey in 2002...
23/11/2011 - 
IPCA-15 of November stays at 0.46%
The Extended Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) changed 0.46% in November, slightly above the rate of October (0.42%).
23/11/2011 - 
Central-West and Northeast regions increase share in the national 2009 GDP
Between 2008 and 2009, the Northeast and Central-West regions raised their share in the Brazilian GDP (0.4 percentage points each)...
18/11/2011 - 
PSPP: Publicity and promotion segment makes R$ 9.5 billion in 2009
These data are part of the Survey of Publicity and Promotion Services (PSPP) 2009...
18/11/2011 - 
IBGE releases the coordinates and heights for 21,304 Brazilian locations
The Register of Selected Brazilian Locations is available today, 09/28/2011, on IBGE’s website.
18/11/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - November 21 to 25
17/11/2011 - 
GDP fell by -0.3% in 2009 and reached R$ 3.24 trillion
After growing by 4.7%, on average, during the period 2004-2007 and expanding by 5.2% in 2008, the Brazilian Gross Domestic Product (GDP) changed...
16/11/2011 - 
2010 Census: More than half of Brazilian emigrants are women
According to the results of the Population Census, Brazilian emigrants lived in 193 countries of the world; most of them were women (53.8%).
16/11/2011 - 
2010 Census: Country faces decline of fertility and sees advances in schooling, employment and ownership of durable goods
A country where, on the average, women have fewer children and become mothers a somewhat late...
16/11/2011 - 
2010 Municipal Social Indicators : incidence of poverty is higher in medium size municipalities
The results of the 2010 Population Census show that income inequality is highly disseminated in Brazil, despite the tendency of reduction in the last years.
11/11/2011 - 
IPCA of October stays at 0.43%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) changed 0.43% in October, a rate below the 0.53% of September in 0.10 percentage points.
11/11/2011 - 
Industrial employment changes by -0.4% in September
In September 2011 employment in industry recorded negative change of -0.4% compared to the immediately previous month, in the seasonally-adjusted series...
11/11/2011 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes by 0.38% in October
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), calculated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, recorded a change of 0.38% in October...
11/11/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - November 14 to 18
10/11/2011 - 
Retail sales increase by 0.6% in September
In September, the retail trade of the country changed 0.6% for the volume of sales, reversing the negative trend of the previous month (-0.4%)...
09/11/2011 - 
IBGE: harvest estimate in October surpasses 2010 figure by 6.8%
The tenth estimate for the national harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds points to an output of about 159.7 million metric tons...
08/11/2011 - 
Industrial output drops in 7 of the 14 places surveyed in September
Between August and September of 2011, the regional indexes of the industrial output registered negative rates in 7 of the 14 places surveyed by IBGE...
04/11/2011 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) of September stays at 1.23%
In September of 2011, the Producer Price Index (IPP) changed 1.23% compared with the previous month...
04/11/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - November 7 to 11
01/11/2011 - 
Industrial production fell by 2.0% in September
In September 2011, the seasonally adjusted industrial production recorded decrease of 2.0% in the September/August comparison...
28/10/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - October 31 to November 4
27/10/2011 - 
Unemployment rate was 6.0% in September
The estimated unemployment rate of September 2011 was 6.0% for the group of six metropolitan areas...
26/10/2011 - 
PPM 2010: national cattle herd reaches 209.5 million head, a rise of 2.1%
The national volume of cattle reached 209.5 million head in 2010, a rise of 2.1% against 2009, ...
26/10/2011 - 
PAM 2010: Value of agricultural production up by 8.9% over 2009 figure
The value of agricultural production reached R$ 154.0 billion in 2010, being 8.9% up in relation to 2009, mainly due to the higher prices of agricultural products in the foreign market.
21/10/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - October 24 to 28
20/10/2011 - 
IPCA-15 of October stays at 0.42%
The Extended Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) changed 0.42% in October, 0.11 percentage points below the rate of 0.53% in September.
19/10/2011 - 
Sanitation Atlas 2011: basic sanitation improves in all Major Regions
The publication Sanitation Atlas 2011, released today by IBGE, shows that...
14/10/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - October 17 to 21
Calendário de divulgação - 17 a 21 de outubro
11/10/2011 - 
In August, retail sales change -0.4% and nominal revenue, 0.3%
In August, the retail trade of the country changed -0.4% for the volume of sales and 0.3% for the nominal revenue...
10/10/2011 - 
Industrial employment changed by 0.4% in August
Industrial employment increased by 0.4% in August 2011 over the figure in the immediately previous quarter (seasonally adjusted series)...
07/10/2011 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes by 0.19% in September
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, recorded a change of 0.19% in September...
07/10/2011 - 
IPCA : 0,53% in September
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) remained on an upward trend and changed by 0.53% in September...
07/10/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - October 10 to 14
06/10/2011 - 
In August, industrial output decreased in 10 of the 14 areas surveyed
Between July and August 2011, the regional indexes of industrial production recorded negative rates in 10 of the 14 areas surveyed ...
06/10/2011 - 
In September, IBGE estimates a harvest of grains 6.6% higher than the record harvest of 2010
The national harvest of cereal, legumes and oilseeds (cotton seed, peanut, rice, beans...
05/10/2011 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) of August stays at 0.20%
In August of 2011, the Producer Price Index (IPP) changed 0.20% compared with the previous month...
04/10/2011 - 
Industrial output changed by -0.2% in August
In August 2011, the industrial production index recorded negative change of 0.2% over the previous month...
30/09/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - October 3 to 7
29/09/2011 - 
In Q2 2011, slaughter of hogs and pigs reaches record figures in the tme series
In the second quarter of 2011, 7,065 million cattle head were slaughtered, accounting for decreases of 0.5% over the immediately previous quarter...
23/09/2011 - 
IBGE releases Brazilian Geographic Names Database
Is Campos dos Goytacazes spelled with a “y” or an “i”? And São João Del Rei? How many cities named after saints are there in Brazil?...
23/09/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - September 26 to 30
22/09/2011 - 
Unemployment rate was 6.0% in August
The unemployment rate of August 2011 for the group of six metropolitan areas was 6.0%, the same figure as in July...
21/09/2011 - 
IBGE releases new Data Analysis of the Brazilian Network for Continuous Monitoring of the GNSS Systems
IBGE releases today the report on the Data Analysis of the Brazilian Network for Continuous Monitoring of the GNSS Systems - 2001-2005.
20/09/2011 - 
In September, IPCA-15 was 0.53% and IPCA-E, 0.90%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index–15 (IPCA-15) recorded change of 0.53% in September, being 0.26 percentage points above the August rate (0.27%) ...
16/09/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - September - 19 to 23
14/09/2011 - 
In two years, 4 out of 10 new enterprises leave the market
Among the 464.7 thousand enterprises that had entered the market in 2007, 353.6 thousand (76.1%) survived in 2008 and 285 thousand (61.3%) survived until 2009...
13/09/2011 - 
IBGE releases a Geosciences Manual for the 1:250000 Cartographic Base of Brazil
13/09/2011 - 
Retail sales grew by 1.4% and nominal revenue was 1.6% higher in July
In July, retail trade in the country recorded increase of 1.4% in volume of sales over the previous month...
09/09/2011 - 
IBGE: harvest estimate in August surpasses 2010 figure by 6.3%
The eighth estimate for the national harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds points to an output of about 159.0 million metric tons, 6.3% above the record harvest of 2010...
09/09/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar- September 12 to 16
09/09/2011 - 
Industrial employment changes -0.1% in July
The industrial employment recorded a negative change (0.1%) in July of 2011 against the immediately previous month...
06/09/2011 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes by 0.14% in August
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, recorded a change of 0.14% in August,...
06/09/2011 - 
IPCA of August stays at 0.37%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index - IPCA – rose again in August and recorded a change of 0.37%...
02/09/2011 - 
Industrial output increases in 8 of the 14 areas surveyed
From June to July 2011, industrial output increased in 8 of the 14 areas surveyed by IBGE (seasonally adjusted series).
02/09/2011 - 
GDP grows by 0.8% over Q1 and reaches R$ 1.02 trillion
GDP (Gross Domestic Product) at market prices grew by 0.8% in the comparison between the first and the second quarters of 2011...
02/09/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - September 5 to 9
01/09/2011 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) stays at 0.07% in July
In July 2011, the Producer Price Index (IPP) changed by 0.07% over the figure recorded in the previous month, being above the result of June (-0.65%).
31/08/2011 - 
IBGE releases municipal population estimates in 2011
IBGE releases today, August 31, 2011, estimated figures for resident population in each of the 5,565 Brazilian municipalities on July 1, 2011.
31/08/2011 - 
Industrial output increased by 0.5% in July
In July 2011, the industrial output increased by 0.5% over that of the previous month (seasonally adjusted series), having recovered part of the decrease recorded in June (1.2%).
31/08/2011 - 
Enterprising companies employed one out of five salaried persons in the North Region in 2008
In 2008, among the 1.9 million active companies in Brazil with at least one employed person, 30,954 (1.7%) were classified as high-growth companies (EAC), ...
26/08/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - August 29 - September 2
26/08/2011 - 
PAS 2009: Services sector generated revenue of R$ 745.4 billion in 2009
In 2009, the 918.2 thousand non-financial services companies existing in the country generated total net operating revenue ...
25/08/2011 - 
Unemployment rate was 6.0% in July
The estimated unemployment rate was 6.0%, the lowest figure for a month of July since the beginning of the series (March 2002)...
19/08/2011 - 
IPCA-15 of August is 0.27%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) changed by 0.27% in August...
19/08/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - August 22 - 26
17/08/2011 - 
IBGE awarded in international event
IBGE has just been chosen as the winner of the Geospatial Excellence Award, for its project Territorial Mapping 2010 - Evolution and Potential...
16/08/2011 - 
IBGE participates in international forum on geospatial information
Eduardo Pereira Nunes, president of IBGE will speak tomorrow, (08/17/2011), at 9 a.m., in the opening session of the Latin American American Geospatial Forum ...
12/08/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - August 15 to 19
11/08/2011 - 
Industrial employment changes -0.2% in June
In June of 2011, the industrial employment registered a negative change of 0.2% against May, in the seasonally adjusted series, after remaining practically stable in the last three months...
11/08/2011 - 
Retail sales record changes of 0.2% in June and of 7.3% accumulated in the first semester
In June, retail trade in the country changed by 0.2% in terms of volume of sales and by 0.6% in terms of nominal revenue...
09/08/2011 - 
In July, IBGE estimates a harvest of grains 6.2% higher than the record harvest of 2010
The national harvest of cereal, legumes and oilseeds (cotton seed, peanut, rice, beans, castor beans, corn, soybean, oat, rye, barley, sunflower, sorghum, wheat and triticale) registered ...
09/08/2011 - 
Brazilian agriculture industry decreases by 3.3% in the 1st semester of 2011
In the first semester of 2011, the Brazilian agriculture industry decreased by 3.3%, a result below the one obtained in the same period of 2010 (6.0%) ...
09/08/2011 - 
Industrial output drops in 9 of the 14 places in June
Nine of the fourteen places surveyed recorded negative rates between May and June...
05/08/2011 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes by 0.55% in July
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, recorded a change of 0.55% in July...
05/08/2011 - 
IPCA of July stays at 0.16%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index - IPCA – of July recorded a result of 0.16%, quite near the rate of 0.15% recorded in June...
05/08/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - August 8 to 12
03/08/2011 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) of June stays at -0.66%
In June of 2011, the Producer Price Index (IPP) changed -0.66% compared with the previous month; a lower result than that recorded in May(-0.46%).
02/08/2011 - 
Industrial output contracts 1.6% in June
In June of 2011, the industrial output contracted 1.6% against the previous month in the seasonally adjusted series, reverting the expansion of 1.1% observed in May...
29/07/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - August 1 - 5
28/07/2011 - 
2008-2009 POF: more than 90% of the population eat few fruits, vegetables and greens
The Brazilian population’s food consumption combines the traditional diet based on rice and beans with food with few nutrients and a lot of calories...
22/07/2011 - 
IBGE releases the results of a study about color or race
The “Survey of the Ethno-Racial Characteristics of the Population: a Study on the Classification Categories of Color or Race” (PCERP) collected data in 2008 ...
22/07/2011 - 
Publishing calendar - July 25 to 29
20/07/2011 - 
IPCA-15 of July stays at 0.10%
The Extended Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) changed 0.10% in July, below 0.13 percentage points in relation to the rate of 0.23% in June...
19/07/2011 - 
In June, unemployment was at 6.2%
The unemployment rate was estimated at 6.2%, the lowest rate for June since the beginning of the series (March, 2002)...
15/07/2011 - 
Publication approaches theoretical aspects of population mobility and analyzes the migration flows in Brazil
From the 1980s, the population mobility has undergone important changes ...
15/07/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - July 18 - 22
12/07/2011 - 
Retail sales increased by 0.6% in May
Retail trade recorded, in May, change of 0.6% in volume of sales and of 0.8% in nominal revenue over April...
08/07/2011 - 
Industrial employment changes 0.1% in May
In May of 2011, the industrial employment recorded a positive change (0.1%) against the immediately previous month...
08/07/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - July 11 - 15
07/07/2011 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes by 0.60% in June
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, recorded a change of 0.60% in June,...
07/07/2011 - 
IPCA: 0.15% in June
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) of June was 0.15%, significantly lower than in May (0.47%)...
06/07/2011 - 
In May, industrial output increased in 11 of the 14 areas surveyed
From April to May 2011, the regional indexes of industrial production, not considering seasonal effects, pointed to increase in 11 of the 14 areas surveyed.
06/07/2011 - 
In June, IBGE estimates the harvest of grains 8.0% higher than the record harvest of 2010
The national harvest of cereal, legumes and oilseeds registered a production of 161.5 million tons, 8.0% higher than the record harvest in 2010 ...
05/07/2011 - 
Producer Price Index of May was -0.55%
In May 2011, the Producer Price index (IPP) changed by -0.55% over the previous month...
01/07/2011 - 
2010 Census: IBGE releases Municipal Grid and Information on Enumeration Areas
IBGE makes available to society the 2010 Census Digital Municipal Grid of Enumeration Areas, as well as the data of the 2010 Census Preliminary Summary...
01/07/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - July 4 to 8
01/07/2011 - 
Industrial output grows 1.3% in May
In May of 2011, the industrial output advanced 1.3% against the previous month in the seasonally adjusted series,...
30/06/2011 - 
In the 1st quarter of 2011, chicken slaughter grows 3.4% in relation to the 4th quarter of 2010
In the 1st quarter of 2011, 7.097 million bovine head were slaughtered, representing a drop of 1.4% in relation to the immediately previous quarter ...
29/06/2011 - 
PAC 2009: trade companies employ 8.8 million persons
In 2009, the 1.47 million active trade companies in the country employed about 8.8 million persons and generated R$ 1.6 trillion in net operating revenue...
29/06/2011 - 
Gross value added was at R$679.4 billion in 2009
The total of the gross revenues from the 299 thousand industrial enterprises active in the country in 2009 reached R$ 2.3 trillion in 2009...
28/06/2011 - 
IBGE releases Monitoramento da Variação das Coordenadas de Estações da Rede SIRGAS
Starting today, IBGE makes available on the Internet the publication “Monitoramento da Variação das Coordenadas de Estações da Rede SIRGAS”...
27/06/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - June 27 to July 1
24/06/2011 - 
Note of Clarification
IBGE’s web page was temporarily unavailable for maintenance services. A hacking attack...
22/06/2011 - 
IBGE makes available the vector files of the Influence Regions of the Cities (REGIC) survey
The Coordination of Geography of IBGE makes available today (06/22/2011) the vector files of the data...
22/06/2011 - 
Unemployment rate in May was 6.4%
The estimated unemployment rate was 6.4%, the lowest figure recorded in a month of May since the beginning of the series (March 2002) and the same as in April...
21/06/2011 - 
IPCA-15 of June was 0.23% and IPCA-E, 1.71%
The Nacional Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) changed by 0.23% in June, being below the May rate (0.70%)...
20/06/2011 - 
IBGE makes simultaneous adjustment of the High Precision Altimetric Network
IBGE publishes the updated data of the High Precision Altimetric Network (RAAP) of the Brazilian Geodetic System (SGB) )...
17/06/2011 - 
PAIC 2009: Construction reached R$ 199.5 billion and recorded increase of 12.1% in building, repair and real estate incorporation over 2008
In 2009, construction companies carried out building, repair and incorporation services amounting to R$ 199.5 billion...
17/06/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - June 20 to 24
14/06/2011 - 
IBGE releases the Data Analysis of the Brazilian Network for Continuous Monitoring of the GNSS Systems
IBGE releases, today, the report on the Data Analysis of the Brazilian Network for Continuous Monitoring of the GNSS Systems – 1996 to 2000.
10/06/2011 - 
In April, retail sales drop by –0.2%
In April of 2011,the retail trade recorded a change of –0.2% for the volume of sales and of 0.4% for the nominal revenue...
10/06/2011 - 
Industrial employment changed by -0.1% in April
Having recorded negative increase of 0.1% over the previous month (seasonally adjusted series)...
10/06/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar- June 13 to 17
08/06/2011 - 
IBGE: harvest estimate in May points to a 7.8 percent increase over 2010’s record figure
The fifth estimate for the national harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds points to an output of 161.2 million metric tons, being 7.8% above the record harvest of 2010...
08/06/2011 - 
Stocks of soybeans, wheat and coffee increase from 2009 to 2010
The Survey of Stocks figures relative to the second semester of 2010 point to a 3.5% increase of the number of active establishments...
08/06/2011 - 
Industrial output drops in nine of the 14 places surveyed
The negative result (-2.1%) in the national industrial activity between March and April...
07/06/2011 - 
IPCA: 0.47% in May
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) changed by 0.47% in May, being 0.30 percentage points below the April rate (0.77%)...
07/06/2011 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes by 1.50% in May
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, recorded a change of 1.50% in May...
06/06/2011 - 
IBGE releases five new state maps
IBGE releases five new physical maps of the State Series today, June 6...
03/06/2011 - 
GDP grows 1.3% over the previous quarter and reaches R$ 939. 6 billion
Compared to Q4 2010, GDP (Gross Domestic Product) at market prices grew 1.3%...
03/06/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - June 6 to 10
02/06/2011 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) of April was 0.34%
In April 2011, the Producer Price Index (IPP) changed by 0.34% compared to the figure in the previous year ...
02/06/2011 - 
IBGE releases a collection of scientific publications about its Ecological Reserve
The first volume of the collection “Ecological Reserve of IBGE” will be released today, June 2...
01/06/2011 - 
“Geostatistics” presents environmental heritage of the Legal Amazon
Vegetation coverage usually features as a major concern when it comes to the topic Legal Amazon....
31/05/2011 - 
Industrial output drops by 2.1% in April
The industrial output registered a decrease of 2.1% between March and April of 2011...
27/05/2011 - 
IBGE celebrates its 75th anniversary and invests in the dialogue with society
After the 2010 Population Census, which involved more than 230 thousand persons in a long and detailed operation...
27/05/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - May 30 - June 3
26/05/2011 - 
In April, unemployment was at 6.4%
The unemployment rate was estimated at 6.4%, the lowest rate for April since the reformulation of the survey in 2002...
25/05/2011 - 
CEMPRE 2009: level of schooling is more relevant than sex when it comes to salary differences
For the first time, the Central Register of Enterprises (CEMPRE) presents information relative to sex and level of schooling of salaried persons...
20/05/2011 - 
IPCA-15 of May stays at 0.70%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA- 15) recorded a change of 0.70% in May...
20/05/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - May 23 - 27
16/05/2011 - 
Roraima gains digital cartographic database
The Continuous Cartographic Database of Roraima, in digital environment, will be available from Monday, May 16...
13/05/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - May 16 - 20
12/05/2011 - 
Retail trade sales increased by 1.2% in March
In March, retail trade recorded increase of 1.2% in sales and 1.4% in nominal revenue, both compared to the previous month...
12/05/2011 - 
Industrial employment was stable in March
In March of 2011, the industrial employment remained stable (0.0%) between February and March...
10/05/2011 - 
IBGE: grain crops in April expected to overcome by 6.0% the record harvest of 2010
The national harvest of cereal, legumes and oilseeds points to an output of about 158.7 million metric tons, 6.0% above the amount obtained in 2010 ...
10/05/2011 - 
In March, industrial output grows in seven of the 14 places surveyed
In March of 2011, the regional indexes of the industrial output, in the seasonally adjusted series, increased in seven of the fourteen places surveyed...
06/05/2011 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changed by 0.48% in April
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), calculated by IBGE in partnership with Caixa, changed by 0.48% in April...
06/05/2011 - 
IPCA of April stays at 0.77%
The National Extended Consumer Price Index (IPCA) of April changed by 0.77%, next to the March rate (0.79%)...
06/05/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - May 9 - 13
04/05/2011 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) of March stays at 0.39%
In March 2011, the Producer Price Index (IPP) changed by 0.39% and recorded a lower result compared to that of the previous month
03/05/2011 - 
Industrial output grows 0.5% in March
The industrial output advanced 0.5% between February and March of 2011, in the seasonally adjusted series...
29/04/2011 - 
2010 Census first final results: Brazil has a population of 190,755,799 residents
Brazil has a population of 190,755,799 residents, according to the 2010 Population Census Summary, which presents the very first final results of the 12th General Census of Brazil...
29/04/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - May 2 - 6
20/04/2011 - 
IPCA-15 of April was 0.77%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index -15 (IPCA-15) of April recorded change of 0.77%, being 0.17 percentage points above the result of March, 0.60%...
20/04/2011 - 
68.1% of the federal state-run companies innovated in 2008
The innovation rate of the federal state-run companies reached 68.1% in 2008...
20/04/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - April 25 to 29
19/04/2011 - 
Unemployment rate was 6.5% in March
The estimated unemployment rate was 6.5%, the lowest figure in a month of March since the beginning of the series (March 2002)...
15/04/2011 - 
PSTI: In 2009, national production of software totaled R$ 13 billion, one third of the total revenue of IT services
In 2009, the gross revenue of services and subsidies of companies that offer computer services in the country...
15/04/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - April 18 - 22
12/04/2011 - 
Retail trade sales decreases -0.4% and nominal revenue remains stable in February
In February, retail trade recorded decrease of -0.4% in volume of sales and stability in nominal revenue (0.0%), in the seasonally adjusted series...
08/04/2011 - 
Industrial employment increases 0.5% in February
In February 2011, industrial employment increased 0.5% compared to the figure in January (seasonally adjusted series)...
08/04/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - April 11 - 15
07/04/2011 - 
IPCA of March stays at 0.79%
The National Extended Consumer Price Index (IPCA) changed by 0.79% in March, next to the February rate (0.80%)...
07/04/2011 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changed by 0.52% in March
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), calculated by IBG in partnership with CAIXA recorded increase of 0.52% in March...
06/04/2011 - 
IBGE: Grain harvest estimate in March is 4.0% above the record figure in 2010
The area to be harvested in 2011, 48.1 million hectares, records increase of 3.3% compared to that in 2010...
06/04/2011 - 
Brazilian industrial output grows in 9 of the 14 places surveyed
The regional industrial output indexes advanced in nine of the 14 places surveyed between January and February of 2011...
05/04/2011 - 
IBGE inaugurates new stations for satellite positioning
IBGE, in partnership with the National Institute for Colonization and Agrarian Reform (INCRA)...
05/04/2011 - 
Producer Price Index (IPP) of February stays at 0.60% and closes 2010 at 8.04%
In February of 2011, the Producer Price Index (IPP) changed 0.60% compared with the previous month...
01/04/2011 - 
Industrial production increased by 1.9% in February
In February 2011, the seasonally adjusted industrial production index changed by 1.9%, the highest figure since March 2010 (3.5%)...
01/04/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - April 4 to 8
31/03/2011 - 
Cattle slaughter closes 2010 with a high of 4.3% compared with 2009
In 2010 29.265 million cattle heads were slaughtered, accounting for an increase of 4.3% in relation to the previous year...
25/03/2011 - 
IBGE starts to publish the Producer Price Index (IPP) monthly
IBGE starts, on April 5, to publish a new indicator, the Producer Price Index (IPP)...
25/03/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - March 28 - April 1
24/03/2011 - 
Unemployment rate was 6.4% in February
The estimated unemployment rate of February was 6.4%, a stable figure in comparison with the one recorded last month (6.1%).
23/03/2011 - 
IPCA-15 of March is 0.60% and IPCA-E, 2.35%
The Extended Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) changed by 0.60% in March, a rate below that of February...
18/03/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - March 21 to 25
15/03/2011 - 
In January, retail sales grow 1.2% and the nominal revenue rises 1.1%
In January, the retail trade recorded a growth of 1.2% in the volume of sales compared with the previous month ...
11/03/2011 - 
Industrial employment changed -0.1% in January
In January 2011, industrial employment repeated the slight negative variation of 0.1% observed in the previous month...
11/03/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - March 14 to 18
10/03/2011 - 
In February, IBGE expects grain harvest 1.2% larger than that of 2010
The national harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds2 indicates a production of the order of 151.2 million tons, 1.2% superior to the record harvest in 2010 (149.5 million tons)...
04/03/2011 - 
IPCA of February was 0.80%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) had a variation of 0.80% in February, a result which is inferior to that of January (0.83%)...
04/03/2011 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changed 0.39% in February
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), calculated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, presented a 0.39% variation in February...
04/03/2011 - 
Industrial output grows in seven of the 14 places surveyed
Between December of 2010 and January of 2011, the regional indexes of the industrial output, in the seasonally adjusted series, increased...
04/03/2011 - 
Publishing calendar - March 7 to 11
03/03/2011 - 
In 2010, GDP changed 7.5% and was R$ 3.675 trillion
In relation to the third quarter of 2010, the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) at market prices of the fourth quarter of last year grew 0.7%, considering the seasonally adjusted series...
02/03/2011 - 
Industrial output changes 0.2% in January
In January of 2011, in the seasonally adjusted series, the industrial output continues recording a slow pace of production...
25/02/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - February 28 to March 4
24/02/2011 - 
In January, unemployment was 6.1%
The unemployment rate (6.1%) rose 0.8 percentage point in relation to December (5.3%) and fell 1.1 point in relation to January 2010 (7.2%)...
22/02/2011 - 
IPCA-15 of February was 0.97%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) had a variation of 0.97% in February, a result which is superior to that of January (0.76%)...
18/02/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - February 21 - 25
15/02/2011 - 
Retail sales remain stable (0.0%) in December and close 2010 in 10.9%, the highest accumulated index since 2001
In December, the retail trade of the country changed 0.0% for the volume of sales and 1.0% for the nominal revenue ...
14/02/2011 - 
IBGE’s new survey investigates the use of information and communication technologies in companies
IBGE starts this Monday,02/14/2011, interviews for the Survey on the Use of Information and Communication Technology in Companies (ICT-Enterprise)...
11/02/2011 - 
Industrial employment grew 3.4% in 2010, the highest rate since 2002
After four months of stability, the employed personnel in industry decreased 0.1% in the comparison between December and November 2010 in the series without seasonal adjustment...
11/02/2011 - 
Publishing calendar - February 14 to 18
09/02/2011 - 
In January, IBGE estimates a grain harvest 1.8% smaller than in 2010
The national harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds points to an output of 146.8 million metric tons...
09/02/2011 - 
Brazilian agricultural industry increased 4.7% in 2010
In 2010, Brazilian agricultural industry increased 4.7%, reversing the decline (-4.8%) recorded in the previous year...
09/02/2011 - 
In 2010, industrial production increased in all the 14 places surveyed
In 2010, the Brazilian industrial production increased in the 14 places surveyed, with five Federation Units registering highs above the national average (+10.5%)...
08/02/2011 - 
IPCA of January was 0.83%
The National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) changed by 0.83% in January 2011 and was 0.20 percentage points above...
08/02/2011 - 
National index of Civil Construction changed 0.27% in January
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, started 2011 with a change almost equal ...
04/02/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - February 7 - 11
02/02/2011 - 
Industrial production drops 0.7% in December and closes 2010 in 10.5%
In December 2010, industrial production contracted 0.7%, in the seasonally adjusted series...
28/01/2011 - 
Publishing Calendar - January 31 to February 4
28/01/2011 - 
UNESCO rewards IBGE for technology in the 2010 Census
The technological innovations used in the 2010 Census, the first total digital census in the world, granted IBGE a position among the 10 award winners announced by UNESCO and Netexplorateur
27/01/2011 - 
Unemployment was 5.3% in December and closed 2010 with an average of 6.7%
The unemployment rate was estimated in 5.3% in December 2010, the lowest in the series Monthly Employment Survey (PME)...
26/01/2011 - 
IPCA-15 of January was 0.76%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) changed 0.76% in January, a result which is superior to that of December (0.69%)...
21/01/2011 - 
Publishing calendar - January 24 to 28
13/01/2011 - 
In November 2010, industrial employment remained stable
In the seasonally adjusted series, the employed population in industry remained stable since August 2010...
12/01/2011 - 
In November, retail sales increased by 1.1%, and nominal revenue, by 1.2%
In November, retail trade in the country recorded increase of 1.1% in terms of volume of sales versus the figure in the previous month, in the seasonally adjusted series...
11/01/2011 - 
Industrial production increases in seven of the 14 surveyed places
The Brazilian industrial production increased in seven of the 14 surveyed places between October and November 2010...
07/01/2011 - 
IPCA of December was 0.63% and closes 2010 at 5.91%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) had a variation of 0.63% in December 2010 and was 0.20 percentage point below the November rate (0.83%)...
07/01/2011 - 
The National Index of Civil Construction changed 0.26% in December and recorded a high of 7.36% in 2010
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, recorded a change of 0.26% in December...
07/01/2011 - 
Publishing calendar - January 10 to14
06/01/2011 - 
In 2010, national harvest increased 11.6%; for 2011, a 2.5% decrease is estimated
The 12th estimate of the national harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds indicates a production of 149.5 million tons...
05/01/2011 - 
In November, industrial production changed -0.1%
In November of 2010, the industrial production index displayed a negative change of 0.1% in relation to the previous month...
30/12/2010 - 
Publishing Calendar - January 3 - 7, 2011
21/12/2010 - 
IPCA-15 of December was 0.69% and IPCA-E closes the year at 5.79%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) changed 0. 69% in December and ...
17/12/2010 - 
In November, unemployment rate was 5.7%
That was the lowest rate since the beginning of the series of the survey, started in March of 2002...
17/12/2010 - 
Cattle slaughter decreases 2.5% between 2nd and 3rd quarters
In the third quarter of 2010, 7,394 million cattle heads were slaughtered, what represents a decrease of 2.5% in relation to the immediately previous quarter...
17/12/2010 - 
Publishing calendar - December 20 to 24
16/12/2010 - 
Brazilians eat less rice and beans and more industrialized food at home
Between 2002-03 and 2008-09, the average annual per capita acquisition (the amount of a product a family acquires in one year, divided by the number of people in the family) decreased 40.5% for polished rice ...
15/12/2010 - 
47.2% of people do not feel safe in the city where they live
In 2009, 78.6% of people aged 10 or over felt safe in their housing units, 67.1% in the neighborhood and 52.8% in the city...
14/12/2010 - 
In October, retail sales increased 0.4% and nominal revenue, 1.3%
In October, retail trade in the country recorded 0.4% growth in volume of sales in relation to the previous month...
14/12/2010 - 
New edition of National Atlas reveals Brazilian territory changes
IBGE releases today the Milton Santos National Atlas of Brazil, which updates the geographical information about the Brazilian territory....
10/12/2010 - 
Employment in industry was stable in October
Between September and October, industrial employment showed stability (0.0%), already discounted seasonal effects...
10/12/2010 - 
In 2008, six capitals held 25% of GDP in the country
São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, Brasília, Curitiba, Belo Horizonte e Manaus had the six biggest municipal GDP figures...
10/12/2010 - 
IBGE releases Image Map of the Federal District
The Image Map of the Federal District, which IBGE makes available today ...
10/12/2010 - 
Publishing calendar - December 13 to 17
09/12/2010 - 
GDP increased 0.5% in relation to 2nd quarter and reached R$ 937.2 billion
In relation to the second quarter, the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) at market prices of the third quarter of 2010 grew 0.5%, considering the seasonally adjusted series...
09/12/2010 - 
Soybean stock rises by 39.2% between June of 2009 and June of 2010
The largest stocks recorded on June 30 of 2010 were soybean grain...
09/12/2010 - 
In 2011, IBGE expects grain harvest 2.5% smaller than that of 2010
IBGE made, in November, the second forecast for the 2011 harvest...
09/12/2010 - 
Thematic maps reveal the diversity of the Amazon state
IBGE releases today (09) a collection of thematic maps approaching Vegetation, Geology, Geomorphology and Amazon Soils...
08/12/2010 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes 0.69% in November
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with Caixa, recorded a change of 0.69% in November, advancing 0.18 percentage points in relation to October (0.51%)...
08/12/2010 - 
In November, IPCA was 0.83%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) closed November at 0.83% ...
08/12/2010 - 
IBGE releases the 1st Map of Land Use and Cover in Brazil
07/12/2010 - 
Industrial production grows in four of the 14 surveyed places
The states that stood out were Bahia (5.4%) and Espírito Santo (3.8%)...
03/12/2010 - 
Publishing calendar - December 6 to 10
02/12/2010 - 
Industrial production increased 0.4% in October
In October 2010, industrial production increased 0.4% compared to the previous month (seasonally adjusted series)...
01/12/2010 - 
In 2009, life expectancy at birth was 73.17 years
In 2009, life expectancy at birth in Brazil reached 73.17 years...
01/12/2010 - 
IBGE hosts the meeting of the Committee on Geospatial Data Infrastructure for the Americas
By next Friday, December 3, the directors of geosciences institutes from Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Cuba and Mexico will have met in IBGE to plan...
29/11/2010 - 
Members of the BRIC meet at IBGE to discuss harmonized statistics
From November 29 to December 1st, representatives of the official statistics offices of Brazil, Russia, India and China will meet at IBGE ...
29/11/2010 - 
2010 Census: Brazilian population amounts to 190,732,694 persons
After about four months of collection and supervision activities, throughout which 230 thousand persons – including 191 enumerators - have worked, the result of the 2010 Census presents a Brazilian population of 190,732,694 persons ...
26/11/2010 - 
Food insecurity decreases, but still affects 30.2% of Brazilian households
The number of Brazilian households facing some level of food insecurity decreased from 34.9% to 30.2% between 2004 and 2009.
26/11/2010 - 
Publishing calendar - November 29 to December 3
25/11/2010 - 
In October, unemployment was 6.1%
The unemployment rate was statistically stable in relation to September ...
24/11/2010 - 
National total cattle herd increases by 1.5% in 2009
In 2009, the national total cattle herd reached 205.292 million heads, an increase of 1.5% compared with the previous year...
24/11/2010 - 
In 2009, production of logs from native forests increased more than that from planted forests
The value of silviculture production (exploitation of planted forests) and wild-crop harvesting (exploitation of native vegetable resources) amounted R$ 13.6 billion in 2009...
23/11/2010 - 
In November, IPCA-15 stands at 0.86%
The Extended Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) changed 0.86% in November, above the result of October (0.62%).
19/11/2010 - 
Publishing calendar - November 22 to 26
19/11/2010 - 
Supply of hospital equipment increases, there are more physicians, but fewer beds, and regional differences remain
The number of completely or partially active health establishments increased from 77 thousand in 2005 to 94 thousand in 2009 (22.2%). ...
17/11/2010 - 
Regional Accounts: GDP from Piauí grows 8.8%, the highest increase of 2008
Piauí was the Brazilian state with the highest real growth in the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in 2008 (8.8%), though it continued contributing little to the national GDP (0.6%)...
12/11/2010 - 
In September, retail sales grow 0.4%. Nominal revenue rises 0.9%
In September, the country’s retail trade recorded, in relation to the previous month (in the seasonally adjusted series), a growth of 0.4% for the volume of sales and of 0.9% for the nominal revenue...
12/11/2010 - 
Number of marriages decreases for the first time since 2002: 2.3%
The total number of marriages occurred and registered in 2009 decreased 2.3%, in relation to 2008 ...
12/11/2010 - 
Publishing calendar - November 16 to 19
11/11/2010 - 
Employment in industry changed -0.1% in September
From August to September, the industrial employment (seasonally adjusted) changed -0.1%, after eight positive results, when it accumulated an expansion of 3.4%.
10/11/2010 - 
In September, industrial production decreased in 9 of the 14 areas surveyed
The Brazilian industrial production recorded negative change of 0.2% between August and September 2010...
10/11/2010 - 
In 2011, IBGE expects grain harvest to be 2.8% lower than in 2010
IBGE issued, in October, the first forecast for the 2011 harvest in the Southeast, South and Central-West regions and in the states of Rondônia, Maranhão, Piauí and Bahia.
09/11/2010 - 
In October, IPCA was 0.75%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) closed October at 0.75% and was above the 0.45% rate of the previous month in 0.30 percentage point...
09/11/2010 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changed by 0.51% in October
The National Index of Civil Construction (SINAPI), calculated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, changed by 0.51% in October...
05/11/2010 - 
Publishing calendar - November 8 to 12
05/11/2010 - 
GDP reaches R$ 3 trillion and grows 5.2% in 2008
In 2008, the Brazilian economy recorded a 5.2% growth in volume of Gross Domestic Product (GDP), versus the figure in the previous year...
04/11/2010 - 
Industrial output changes -0.2% in September
In September of 2010, industrial output changed -0.2% compared with the previous month...
04/11/2010 - 
IBGE releases results of the 2010 Census collection
IBGE reveals today, November 4, the resident population in each of the 5.565 Brazilian municipalities ...
29/10/2010 - 
2008 PINTEC: proportion of innovative industrial companies rises from 31.5% to 38.1% in eight years
The innovation rate of industry, of selected services (edition, telecommunication and computer science) and of the Research and Development sector...
29/10/2010 - 
Publishing calendar - November 1 to 5
27/10/2010 - 
High-growth companies generated 2.9 million formal jobs between 2005 and 2008
An unpublished study Demography of Enterprises, based on IBGE’s Central Register of Enterprises and OECD’s entrepreneurship indicators, found that in 2008...
22/10/2010 - 
Tourism grew more than the overall economy between 2003 and 2007
Between 2003 and 2007, the sector of tourism (covering products ...
22/10/2010 - 
Publishing Calendar - October 25 to 29
21/10/2010 - 
In September, unemployment was 6.2%
The unemployment rate (6.2%) reached its lowest level in the series, initiated in March 2002, and decreased 0.5 percentage point in relation to last August (6.7%)...
20/10/2010 - 
In October, IPCA-15 was 0.62%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index -15 (IPCA-15) changed 0.62% in October, higher than the result of September (0.31%)...
20/10/2010 - 
Agricultural production value decreases by 5.3% from 2008 to 2009
Production value in 2009 was R$ 140.8 billion, almost R$ 8.0 billion less (-5.3%) than in 2008...
19/10/2010 - 
20-10-2010: a planet well provided with numbers celebrates the first World Statistics Day
On October 20, 2010, on an initiative by the United Nations (UN) Statistics Division, the World Statistics Day is being celebrated in more than 75 countries...
15/10/2010 - 
Publishing calendar - October 18 to 22
14/10/2010 - 
In August, retail sales grow 2.0%
In August, the retail trade of the country recorded a growth of 2.0% in the volume of sales in relation to the previous month, considering the seasonally adjusted series...
08/10/2010 - 
Employment in industry increased by 0.1% in August
From July to August, employment in industry increased by 0.1% (seasonally adjusted series), the eighth consecutive positive result, according to the Monthly Survey of Industrial Employment and Wages (PIMES)...
08/10/2010 - 
Publishing calendar - October 11 to 15
07/10/2010 - 
IBGE: harvest estimate in September is 11.1% higher than in 2009
According to the September estimate, the national harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds is expected to reach 148.9 million metric tons in 2010, and become the biggest national harvest in the time series.. .
07/10/2010 - 
In September, IPCA was 0.45%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) closed September at 0.45%, much above the rate of August (0.04%)...
07/10/2010 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes 0.35% in September
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), estimated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, closed September at 0.35%...
06/10/2010 - 
Industrial production declines in nine of the 14 areas surveyed in August
Between July and August of this year, industrial production declined in nine of the 14 surveyed places, already considering seasonal influences...
01/10/2010 - 
Publishing Calendar - October 4 to 8
01/10/2010 - 
In August, industrial production changes -0.1%
In August of 2010, the industrial production decreased by -0.1% compared with July...
30/09/2010 - 
Cattle slaughter increases by 7.2% between Q1 and Q2
In the 2nd quarter of 2010 a total 7.587 million cattle head were slaughtered...
29/09/2010 - 
Seminar on the 2010 Census methodology and technology brings together representatives of 20 countries
IBGE holds this week the “2010 Population Census: Assessment of Field Work and International Seminar ...
27/09/2010 - 
Preliminary data of the 2010 Census already reveal changes in the Brazilian population pyramid
With 80% of the Brazilian population already enumerated, preliminary data of the 2010 Census indicate that the Brazilian population pyramid has changed in the last decade...
24/09/2010 - 
Publishing Calendar - September 27 to October 1
23/09/2010 - 
In August, unemployment was 6.7%
The unemployment rate remained stable in relation to July (6.9%) and dropped 1.4 percentage points in relation to August of 2009. ...
21/09/2010 - 
In September, IPCA-15 was 0.31% and IPCA-E, 0.17%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index 15 (IPCA-15) presented a variation of 0.31% in September and was above the result of August (-0.05%)...
17/09/2010 - 
SIS 2010: more educated women become mothers later and have fewer children
Although below the level of population replacement, which is an average of two children per woman, the average Brazilian fertility rate ...
17/09/2010 - 
Publishing Calendar - September 20 - 24
14/09/2010 - 
Volume and nominal revenue of sales increase by 0.4% in July
In July, retail trade in the country recorded, in both volume of sales and nominal revenue, increase of 0.4%...
14/09/2010 - 
IBGE makes available new radar images of Amazon and Northeast
From this Tuesday (September 14th), users of mapping, cartography and natural resource evaluation services ...
10/09/2010 - 
Employment in industry advanced 0.3% in July
Between June and July, the growth in the industrial employment (seasonally adjusted) was at 0.3%...
10/09/2010 - 
Publishing calendar - September 13 to 17
09/09/2010 - 
In August, IPCA was 0.04%
The Extended Consumer Price Index (IPCA) closed August in 0.04%, very next to the rate of July (0.01%)...
09/09/2010 - 
In August, IBGE estimates grain harvest 10.5% larger than that of 2009
The eighth estimate of the harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds2 indicates the production of 148.0 million tons...
09/09/2010 - 
National Construction Index changed by 0.31% in August
The National Construction Index(SINAPI), calculated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, changed by 0.31% in August...
08/09/2010 - 
PNAD 2009: income and number of employees with formal contracts increase; unemployment rises
The National Household Sample Survey (PNAD) 2009 shows advances in several indicators, such as the increased percentage of employees with formal contracts, from 58.8% in 2008 to 59.6% in 2009...
08/09/2010 - 
Seminar discusses the use of time in modern society
The II International Seminar about Researches on the Use of Time – Methodological Aspects and International Experiences...
03/09/2010 - 
GDP increases 1.2% in relation to the 1st quarter and reaches R$ 900.7 billion
In relation to the first quarter of 2010, the Gross Domestic Product (GDP)1 at market prices of the second quarter of 2010 increased 1.2%...
03/09/2010 - 
Publishing Calendar - December 6 - 10
02/09/2010 - 
Industrial production grows in seven of the 14 surveyed regions in July
Between June and July, seven of the 14 surveyed locations presented positive seasonally adjusted rates...
01/09/2010 - 
SDI 2010: the country develops in sustainability indicators, but there are still socioeconomic inequalities and impacts on the environment
The country keeps the rhythm of economic growth and develops in the main social indicators...
31/08/2010 - 
In July, industrial production grows 0.4%
In July 2010, the industrial production advanced 0.4% compared with June, in the seasonally adjusted series, after three consecutive months of decline...
30/08/2010 - 
2010 Census: 48% of the population has been counted
At 10 a.m. today (08/30), IBGE will present the second partial assessment of the 2010 Census ongoing data collection...
27/08/2010 - 
POF 2008-2009: malnutrition decreases and weight of Brazilian children surpasses international standards
Brazilians have gained weight in the last few years. In 2009, one out of every three children aged 5 to 9 was overweight...
27/08/2010 - 
PeNSE 2009: 23.2% of the surveyed students are over the ideal weight
Among the information collected, the survey found out that 35.8% of the female students who considered themselves very fat were, in fact, the right weight...
27/08/2010 - 
Publishing Calendar - August 30 to September 3
26/08/2010 - 
In July, unemployment was 6.9%
The unemployment rate of July (6.9%) was the lowest for this month, since the beginning of the survey initiated in March, 2002...
26/08/2010 - 
IBGE releases Brazil in Figures 2010
IBGE releases today (8/26/2010) the 18th volume of Brazil in Figures...
25/08/2010 - 
PAS 2008: information and communication sector generates a flow of R$ 203 billion
Information and communication activities generated, in 2008, R$ 203.5 billion in revenue, as shown in the Annual Survey of Services (PAS)...
20/08/2010 - 
IPCA-15: - 0,05% in August
The Extended National Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) has changed by -0.05% in August...
20/08/2010 - 
PNSB 2008: Water supply reaches 99.4% of the municipalities; waste collection, 100%; and sewage collection network, 55.2%
Between 2000 and 2008, the percentage of Brazilian municipalities that had water supply network in at least one district increased from 97.9% to 99.4%...
20/08/2010 - 
Publishing Calendar - August 23 - 27
18/08/2010 - 
2010 Census: IBGE selects 2,006 more enumerators
IBGE opened a selection process for 2,006 more enumerators for the 2010 Census in the following states: Goiás, Paraná, Rio de Janeiro, Santa Catarina and São Paulo...
16/08/2010 - 
2010 Census: 17% of the population has been enumerated
The 2010 Census has evolved normally in the first two weeks of activities...
13/08/2010 - 
Publishing calendar - August 16 - 20
12/08/2010 - 
IBGE releases map and report on the land use in Rio Grande do Sul
This richly illustrated publication presents the mapping and the analysis of the characteristics and of the processes of land use in the state of Rio Grande do Sul...
11/08/2010 - 
In June, retail sales grew 1%. Nominal revenue increased 0.5%
Retail trade in the country kept a positive result in June 2010, presenting rates of 1% in volume of sales and 0.5% in nominal revenue...
10/08/2010 - 
Employment in industry rose 0.5% in June
In June of 2010, the total employed personnel in the industrial sector advanced 0.5% compared with the previous month, not considering the seasonal effects, the sixth consecutive positive result...
06/08/2010 - 
In July, IPCA was 0.01%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) closed the month at 0.01%, very close to the rate of June (0.00%)...
06/08/2010 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changed 0.74% in July
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), calculated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, changed 0.74% in July, increasing 0.08 percentage point in relation to the result of June (0.66%)...
06/08/2010 - 
Agroindustry grows 6% in the first semester
In the first semester of 2010, the Brazilian agroindustry grew 6%, a much higher result compared with the one obtained in the same period of 2009 (-5.3%), but lower than the one registered by the general industry average (16.2%)...
06/08/2010 - 
Industrial output down in nine of the 14 regions surveyed in June
Between May and June, nine of the 14 surveyed locations presented negative rates, not considering the seasonal influences, following the fall observed in the country average (-1%). ...
06/08/2010 - 
Publishing calendar - August 9 - 13
05/08/2010 - 
In July, IBGE estimates grain harvest 9.2% larger than that of 2009
The national harvest of cereals, legumes and oil seeds must amount 146.4 million tons in 2010, becoming the largest of the national production history series...
03/08/2010 - 
In June, industrial production decreased by 1.0%
In June 2010, industrial production decreased 1.0% in relation to May, in the seasonally adjusted series...
02/08/2010 - 
2010 Demographic Census begins
The 12th Brazilian Demographic Census began on Sunday, August 1st, 2010. Throughout this week and in the next three months...
30/07/2010 - 
River and satellite navigation put 2010 Census interviews on the way to IBGE
The 8,514,876.599 km² of the Brazilian territory constitute an additional challenge in the 2010 Census...
30/07/2010 - 
Publishing Calendar - August 2 - 6
29/07/2010 - 
Brazil will host the International Statistical Congress in 2015
IBGE (Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics) will host, in the second semester of 2015, the 60th edition of the International Statistical Congress...
26/07/2010 - 
IBGE hosts a seminar about the 2010 Census for journalists
With one week to go before the beginning of the 2010 Census information collection, IBGE hosts today (07/26), at 9:30 a.m., a seminar about the Census, aimed at journalists of the whole Brazil...
22/07/2010 - 
In June, the unemployment rate was 7%
The unemployment rate decreased by 0.5 percentage points in relation to May and 1.1 percentage points in relation to June of 2009...
20/07/2010 - 
IPCA-15: - 0.09% in July
The Extended Consumer Price Index -15 (IPCA-15) had a change of -0.09% in July, a lower rate than in June (0.19%)...
19/07/2010 - 
Census 2010: enumerators start final training phase
IBGE starts today the attended training program for the 209,826 applicants approved for the second selection phase of Census 2010 enumerators...
16/07/2010 - 
Publishing Calendar - July 19 - 23
13/07/2010 - 
In May, retail sales increased 1.4% and nominal revenue, 0.4%
Retail trade in the country recorded change of 1.4% in volume of sales and 0.4% in nominal revenue of sales, seasonally adjusted rates compared to those in the previous month.
09/07/2010 - 
Publishing Calendar - July 12 - 16
08/07/2010 - 
Employment in industry increased 0.3% in May
From April to May, employment in industry increased 0.3%, in the seasonally adjusted series, recording its fifth consecutive positive result...
08/07/2010 - 
Grain harvest: IBGE points to increase of 8.9% over 2009 in June
The national harvest of cereal, legumes and oilseeds is expected to be 145.9 million metric tons in 2010.
07/07/2010 - 
National Index of Construction changes by 0.66% in June
07/07/2010 - 
IPCA does not change and closes June at 0.0%
Not having changed in June, the Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) closed the month at 0.0%, being 0.43 percentage points below the rate of May (0.43%)...
06/07/2010 - 
In May, industrial production increased in 6 of the 14 areas surveyed
From April to May 2010, the seasonally adjusted regional indexes of industrial production increased in six of the 14 areas surveyed...
02/07/2010 - 
Publishing Calendar - July 5 - 9
01/07/2010 - 
Industrial production remained stable in May
In May 2010, industrial production remained at the same level as in April (0.0%), after having interrupted a sequence of positive results which had started in December 2009...
30/06/2010 - 
Cattle slaughter closes first quarter of 2010 with a 5.3% decrease in relation to the fourth quarter of 2009
In the first quarter of 2010, 7.075 million cattle heads were slaughtered, 5.3% less than in the previous quarter...
30/06/2010 - 
47% of industrial companies have between 1 and 4 employees
From 2007 to 2008, the number of industrial companies increased 10.8%...
30/06/2010 - 
Diesel holds leadership and iron ores rise to the second position in the rank of industrial products.
29/06/2010 - 
IBGE inaugurates 11 highly-precise location stations obtained from GPS data
IBGE, in partnership with the National Institute for Colonization and Agrarian Reform (INCRA) has inaugurated 11 new stations of the Brazilian Network for Continuous Monitoring of GNSS Systems ...
25/06/2010 - 
Publishing calendar - June 28 to July 2
24/06/2010 - 
In May, unemployment rate was 7.5%
The unemployment rate was estimated at 7.5% in May 2010, according to the Monthly Employment Survey (PME)...
23/06/2010 - 
POF 2008/09 reveals inequality and changes in the budget of Brazilian families
The Brazilian family spends, on average, R$ 2,626.31 per month, and those in the Southeast spend more (R$ 3,135.80), almost twice as families in the Northeast (R$ 1,700.26), who have the lowest expenditure...
22/06/2010 - 
IPCA-15 of June was 0.19, and IPCA-E closes the half-year at 3.35%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) had a variation of 0.19% in June, a rate inferior to that of May (0.63%)...
18/06/2010 - 
Publishing Calendar - June 21 - 25
18/06/2010 - 
Construction industry increased in 2008
The Annual Survey of Construction Industry (PAIC) of 2008 observed expansion in all groups of products and services of construction in companies with 30 or more employed persons...
17/06/2010 - 
Trade companies employed 8.22 million persons in 2008
In 2008, the 1.4 million commercial companies in the country employed about 8.2 million persons and generated net operating revenue of R$ 1.45 trillion.
16/06/2010 - 
In April, retail sales decreased 3.0%. Nominal revenue increased 0.3%
Retail trade recorded a 3.0% decrease in the volume of sales and a 0.3% increase in nominal revenue in April ...
11/06/2010 - 
Employment in industry increased 0.4% in April
From March to April, industrial employment increased by 0.4% (seasonally adjusted series), recording its fourth consecutive positive result...
11/06/2010 - 
Publishing Calendar - June 14 - 18
09/06/2010 - 
IPCA of May was 0.43%
Thus, May recorded the lowest IPCA of the year. With the result of May, the accumulated in the year was 3.09%...
09/06/2010 - 
In April, industry decreased in 7 of the 14 investigated places
Between March and April, the seasonally adjusted regional indexes of industrial production showed decrease in seven of the 14 investigated places...
09/06/2010 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changed by 1.61% in May
Compared with the rate of May, 2009 (1.30%), the current index showed increase...
08/06/2010 - 
In May, IBGE estimates point to harvest 8.8% bigger than in 2009
The national harvest of cereal, legumes and oilseeds is expected to reach 145.8 million metric tons in 2010, being 8.8% above the harvest obtained in 2009 ...
08/06/2010 - 
GDP grows 2.7% in the first quarter of 2010 and reaches R$ 826.4 billion
In relation to the first quarter of 2009, the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) grew 9.0%, and the largest rise was recorded in Industry (14.6%)...
04/06/2010 - 
Publishing calendar - June 7 - 11
02/06/2010 - 
In 2008, birth registration coverage increased in the country
With the reduced under-registration of births in Brazil, which reached the lowest level of the series (8.9%) according to Civil Registry Statistics 2008 ...
01/06/2010 - 
Industrial production decreased 0.7% in April
In April 2010, industrial production decreased 0.7% in relation to March, in the seasonally adjusted series, after having accumulated an increase of 6.4% in the last four months of growth...
28/05/2010 - 
Publishing calendar - May 31 to June 4
28/05/2010 - 
On its 74th anniversary, IBGE publishes the 69th Statistical Yearbook of Brazil
As part of its 74th anniversary celebrations, IBGE is releasing today (May 28, 2010) the 69th edition of the Statistical Yearbook of Brazil...
27/05/2010 - 
Unemployment rate was 7.3% in April
The estimated unemployment rate in April 2010 was 7.3%, according to the Monthly Employment Survey (PME)...
26/05/2010 - 
Companies were responsible for 70.3% of the formal jobs and paid 62.1% of the salaries in 2008
Em 2008, as empresas representavam 88,5% do total das organizações ativas no Cadastro Central de Empresas (CEMPRE)...
21/05/2010 - 
Publishing Calendar - May 24 - 28
21/05/2010 - 
A total 98.6% of the municipalities in Brazil declared to have social assistance services, but only a few supervise them
All but four municipalities in the country (99.9%) declared to have, in 2009, an organizational structure prepared to deal with social assistance policies...
20/05/2010 - 
IPCA-15 of May was 0.63%
The National Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) had a variation of 0.63% in May, a rate superior to that of April (0.48%)...
14/05/2010 - 
Publishing Calendar - May 17 - 21
13/05/2010 - 
Munic 2009: just 7.1% of the municipalities have police stations for women defense
Munic also evidenced that 95.1% of the municipalities had professional teams concerned with family health...
12/05/2010 - 
In March, retail sales increased 1.6% and nominal revenue, 0.9%
Retail trade recorded hikes of 1.6% in volume of sales and of 0.9% in nominal revenue, in March, versus the previous month...
11/05/2010 - 
In March, employment in industry increased 0.7%
From February to March, the level of employment increased by 0.7%(seasonally adjusted series)...
07/05/2010 - 
In March, industry advances in 12 of the 14 subsectors surveyed
Between February and March, the seasonally-adjusted regional indexes of industrial production increased in 12 of the 14 subsectors surveyed by IBGE...
07/05/2010 - 
IPCA of April was 0.57%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) of April changed by 0.57% and was 0.05 percentage points above the March rate (0.52%)...
07/05/2010 - 
National Index of Construction changed by 0.37% in April
The National Index of Construction (Sinapi), calculated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, changed by 0.37%, in April...
07/05/2010 - 
Publishing Calendar - May 10 - 14
06/05/2010 - 
IBGE: April figures point to a record harvest in 2010
The production of cereals, legumes and oilseeds is expected to reach 146.5 million metric tons, surpassing by 9.4% the amount obtained in 2009 (133.9 million metric tons)...
05/05/2010 - 
IBGE starts countdown for the 2010 Census
The Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE) has started a three-month countdown for the 2010 Census data collection...
04/05/2010 - 
Industrial production grows 2.8% from February to March
Industrial production increased 2.8% from February to March this year...
30/04/2010 - 
Publishing calendar - May 3 - 7
29/04/2010 - 
In March, unemployment rate was 7.6%
The unemployment rate remained statistically stable in relation to the figure in February (7.4%) and decreased by 1.4 percentage points in relation to the result in March 2009 (9.0%)...
22/04/2010 - 
Publishing Calendar - April 26 - 30
20/04/2010 - 
IPCA-15 of April was 0.48%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) changed by 0.48% in April, with a rate below that of March (0.55%)...
19/04/2010 - 
Book revisits IBGE’s participation in the construction of Brasília
In order to celebrate the 50 year anniversary of Brasília, on April 21, IBGE (Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics) now releases the book " Veredas de Brasília: as expedições geográficas em busca de um sonho”.
16/04/2010 - 
Publishing Calendar - April 19 - 23
15/04/2010 - 
The Presidency of the Republic releases publication with social, economic and environmental information on countries that form the BRIC group
The Presidency of the Republic will release this Thursday, April 15, the Joint Statistical Publication by BRIC Countries...
14/04/2010 - 
In February, retail sales increased 1.6%, and nominal revenue, 2.2%
The positive result, for the second consecutive month, expresses a more consistent growth in the sales rhythm...
09/04/2010 - 
Employment in industry increased 0.6% in February
There was increase of 0.6% compared to the figure in January 2010, in the seasonally adjusted series...
09/04/2010 - 
Publishing Calendar - April 12 - 16
08/04/2010 - 
National Index of Construction was 0.76% in March
The National Index of Construction, which is calculated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, changed by 0.76% in March...
08/04/2010 - 
Internet portal will integrate geospatial information of the country
The design of a new highway, the construction of a hydroelectric power plant, the installation of an industrial complex...
08/04/2010 - 
IPCA of March was 0.52%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) of March presented a variation of 0.52% and was below the 0.78% rate recorded in February...
07/04/2010 - 
In February, industry increases in 7 of the 14 surveyed places
Between January and February, the regional indexes of industrial production, seasonally adjusted, increased in seven of the 14 places surveyed by IBGE...
07/04/2010 - 
In March, IBGE estimates grain harvest 8.5% larger than that of 2009
The national harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds must reach a production of 145.2 million tons in 2010, 8.5% superior to that obtained in 2009 ...
01/04/2010 - 
Industrial production increased by 1.5% from January to February
Industrial production increased by 1.5% from January to February this year ...
01/04/2010 - 
Publishing Calendar - April 5 - 9
31/03/2010 - 
From 2003 to 2008, the percentage of women who had already undergone a mammogram increased from 42.5% to 54.8%
The PNAD 2008 Health Supplement, conducted by IBGE in partnership with the Ministry of Health, shows that 77.3% of the population evaluated their own health conditions as “very good or good”...
31/03/2010 - 
IBGE and the Ministry of Health are granted an international prize for tobacco survey
The minister of Health, José Gomes Temporão, and the president of IBGE, Eduardo Pereira Nunes, receive today 9March 31) a prize...
30/03/2010 - 
Cattle slaughter closes 2009 with a decrease of 2.5% in relation to 2008
In 2009, 27.975 million cattle heads were slaughtered, a number 2.5% lower than that of 2008...
26/03/2010 - 
Publishing Calendar - March 29 to April 1
25/03/2010 - 
In February, unemployment was 7.4%
The unemployment rate was stable in relation to January (7.2%) and decreased 1.1 percentage point in relation to February 2009 (8.5%)...
23/03/2010 - 
IPCA-15 of March was 0.55%, and IPCA-E closed the quarter at 2.02%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) had a variation of 0.55% in March, a rate inferior to the 0.94% of February...
19/03/2010 - 
Publishing calendar - March 22 – 26
12/03/2010 - 
Employment in industry changes 0.3% in January 2010
In the first month of the year, employment changed 0.3% compared to the figure in December 2009, in the seasonally adjusted series...
11/03/2010 - 
In January, volume of retail trade sales increased 2.7% and nominal revenue rose 3%
Retail trade in the country started 2010 with increases of 2.7% in volume of Sales and 3.0% in nominal revenue...
11/03/2010 - 
In 2009, GDP changed -0.2% and was R$ 3,143 billion
Industry recorded the sharpest rise (4.0%), followed by services (0.6%) and agriculture (0.0%)...
10/03/2010 - 
In January, industry increases in 13 of the 14 surveyed places
In relation to January 2009 (series without adjustment), industrial activity grew in all areas, with highlights being Espírito Santo (48.5%)...
09/03/2010 - 
In February, IBGE estimates grain harvest 8.5% larger than that of 2009
The national harvest of cereals, legumes and oilseeds1 must amount 145.1 million tons in 2010, 8.5% larger than that obtained in 2009 ...
08/03/2010 - 
IBGE releases information about women in the job market
In 2009, approximately 35.5% of the women in Brazil were engaged in the job market with a formal employment contrat...
05/03/2010 - 
National Index of Construction was 0.43% in February
The National Index of Construction (Sinapi), calculated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, recorded change of 0.43% in February.
05/03/2010 - 
IPCA of February was 0.78%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) of February presented a variation of 0.78%...
05/03/2010 - 
Publishing Calendar - March 8 - 12
04/03/2010 - 
Industrial production increases 1.1% from December to January
In January 2010, industrial production increased 1.1% compared to the figure in the previous month (in the seasonally adjusted series)...
02/03/2010 - 
IBGE releases new edition of the Technical Manual of Geomorphology
IBGE releases today the second edition of the Technical Manual of Geomorphology.
26/02/2010 - 
Publishing calendar - March 1 - 5
25/02/2010 - 
In January, unemployment was 7.2%
The unemployment rate increased 0.4 percentage point in relation to December (6.8%) and decreased 1.0 percentage point in relation to January 2009 (8.2%)...
23/02/2010 - 
IPCA-15 of February was 0.94%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) had a variation of 0.94% in February, a rate superior to that of 0.52% in January...
23/02/2010 - 
In December, volume of sales and revenue changed by -0.4%
The Retail trade in the country recorded, in December/09, in the seasonally adjusted relation month/previous month, change rates of -0.4% ...
19/02/2010 - 
Publishing Calendar - February 22 - 26
09/02/2010 - 
In December, industrial employment decreased by 0.6%
In December 2009, the industrial sector reduced the number of employed persons by 0.6%, in comparison to November ...
09/02/2010 - 
In January, IBGE estimates a grain harvest 7.2% larger than that of 2009
A safra nacional de cereais, leguminosas e oleaginosas1 deve somar 143,4 milhões de toneladas em 2010, 7,2% maior que a obtida em 2009...
05/02/2010 - 
IPCA of January was 0.75%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) presented a variation of 0.75% in January...
05/02/2010 - 
Industrial production increases in 8 of the 14 surveyed places in December
Among the areas whose production increased in December, the highlights were Paraná (5.9%) and Espírito Santo (4.1%)...
05/02/2010 - 
In 2009, agriculture industry decreased by 4.9%
It was a result inferior to that of 2008 (1.7%), but above general industry (-7.4%)...
05/02/2010 - 
National Index of Construction changes by 0.42% in January
Decrease of 0.12 percentage points in relation to the result of December (0.54%)...
05/02/2010 - 
Publishing Calendar - February 8 - 12
02/02/2010 - 
Industrial production changes by -0.3% from November to December and closes 2009 at -7.4%
In December 2009, the Brazilian industrial production changed by -0.3% compared to the figure in the previous year, in the seasonally adjusted series...
29/01/2010 - 
Publishing Calendar - February 1 - 5
28/01/2010 - 
In December, unemployment was 6.8%
In December 2009, the unemployment rate was the same as that of December 2008 (6.8%, the smallest in the series)...
28/01/2010 - 
In seven years, annual figure for average unemployed population has fallen by 28.2%
In seven years, the annual figure for average unemployed population has fallen by 28.2%, which corresponds to 736 thousand persons not looking for a job...
22/01/2010 - 
IPCA-15 of January was 0.52%
The Extended National Consumer Price Índex-15 (IPCA-15) had a variation of 0.52% in January, superior to the 0.38% rate of December...
22/01/2010 - 
Publishing Calendar - January 25 - 29
15/01/2010 - 
Publishing Calendar - January 18 - 22
14/01/2010 - 
In November, trade sales increased by 1.1% and nominal revenue, by 1.3%
The Retail Trade in the country recorded, in November 2009, positive results in the relation month/previous month ...
13/01/2010 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes by 0.54% in December and closes 2009 at 5.85%
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), calculated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, recorded a variation of 0.54% in December...
13/01/2010 - 
IPCA: 0.37% in December and 4.31% in year 2009
The National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) changed by 0.37% in December 2009...
12/01/2010 - 
Industrial employment increases by 1.1% in November 2009
This rise of 1,1% in relation to October 2009, in the seasonally adjusted series, was the biggest one since January 2001...
08/01/2010 - 
Industrial production increases in nine of the 14 surveyed areas in November
In the comparison November 09/October 09, the regional seasonally adjusted indexes of industrial production were positive in nine of the 14 areas...
08/01/2010 - 
Publishing Calendar - January 11 - 15
07/01/2010 - 
IBGE estimates harvest 5.2% larger in 2010
IBGE conducted, in December, the third prognosis of area and production for the 2010 harvest...
06/01/2010 - 
Industrial production changes -0.2% from October to November
In November 2009, the Brazilian industrial production recorded a variation of -0.2% in comparison to the previous month...
30/12/2009 - 
Publishing Calendar - January 4-8, 2010
23/12/2009 - 
IPCA-15 of December was 0.38% and IPCA-E closes the year at 4.18%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) had a variation of 0.38% in December...
18/12/2009 - 
In November, unemployment was 7.4%
Examining employment by groups of activity, there was stability in the comparison with October, and, in relation to November of last year...
18/12/2009 - 
Publishing Calendar - December 21-24
18/12/2009 - 
IBGE reveals habits, customs and risks faced by students of Brazilian capitals
The National Survey of School Health (Pense) presents information on students’ health conditions, in a previously unseen survey on the theme at IBGE ...
17/12/2009 - 
Cattle slaughter grows by 4.6% between second and third quarters
The third quarter of 2009 recorded the slaughter of 7.213 million cattle heads...
16/12/2009 - 
Public administration is responsible for more than a third of economy in almost 34% of Brazilian municipalities
In 2007, among the 5,564 municipalities of the country, São Paulo (SP), Rio de Janeiro (RJ), Brasília (DF), Belo Horizonte (MG) and Curitiba (PR) had, in this order, the highest municipal Gross Domestic Product ...
15/12/2009 - 
In October, trade sales increased 1.4% and nominal revenue, 1.8%
Retail trade in Brazil presented, in October versus the previous month, increase of 1.4% in volume and 1.8% in nominal revenue of sales...
11/12/2009 - 
From 2005 to 2008, access to Internet increased 75.3% and over half of Brazilians managed to have a cell phone
In three years, the percentage of persons aged 10 years and over who accessed the Internet at least once from a computer increased 75.3%...
11/12/2009 - 
Publishing Calendar - December 14 - 18
10/12/2009 - 
GDP increases by 1.3% in relation to the second quarter and reaches R$ 797 billion
In the third quarter of 2009, in the seasonally adjusted series, the highlight was Industry (2.9%), followed by Services (1.6%). Agriculture suffered a decrease (-2.5%)...
09/12/2009 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes by 0.33% in November
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), calculated by IBGE in partnership with Caixa Econômica Federal, recorded a variation of 0.33% in November...
09/12/2009 - 
Health-related activities consumed 8.4% of GDP in 2007
The revenue (value added) generated by health-related activities increased 8.9%, between 2005 and 2007 in Brazil...
09/12/2009 - 
IPCA of November was 0.41%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) of November presented a variation of 0.41% ...
08/12/2009 - 
IBGE estimates grain harvest 8.1% inferior to record harvest of 2008
For the 2010 harvest, estimated production is 140.4 million tons, 4.7% larger than that obtained in 2009...
08/12/2009 - 
Industrial employment increases 0.7% in October
The indicator had the biggest increase since July 2008...
04/12/2009 - 
Industrial production increases in 10 of the 14 surveyed places, in October
In October, seasonally adjusted regional indexes of industrial production increased, in comparison to September, in 10 of the 14 surveyed places...
04/12/2009 - 
Publishing calendar - December 7 -11
02/12/2009 - 
Industrial production increases by 2.2% from September to October
In October 2009, industrial production increased by 2.2% in comparison with the previous month, in the seasonally-adjusted series...
01/12/2009 - 
In 2008, life expectancy of Brazilians reached 72.86 years of age
Life expectancy at birth of the population, both sexes, in Brazil changed from 69.66 years ...
27/11/2009 - 
17.2% of Brazilians smoke; 52.1% of them think of quitting
Around 24.6 million Brazilians aged 15 and over smoked tobacco products in 2008...
27/11/2009 - 
Publishing Calendar - November 30 to December 4
26/11/2009 - 
In October, unemployment was 7.5%
The unemployment rate (7.5%) did not have a statistically significant variation in relation to either last September (7.7%)...
26/11/2009 - 
IPCA-15 of November is 0.44%
The result was higher than the index of October (0.18%), accumulating 3.79% in the year and 4.09% in the last 12 months...
25/11/2009 - 
Number of children with birth certificates increases ten years after registration became free
In ten years, the percentage of under-registration of births1 decreased from 27.1%in 1998 to 8.9% in 2008...
19/11/2009 - 
Extraction of wood decreases by 5.04% between 2007 and 2008
The value of production silviculture and extractive agriculture has amounted to R$ 12.7 billion in 2008...
19/11/2009 - 
Total cattle herd increases after two years of reduction
The total cattle herd in 2008 was 202.287 million heads, the first positive result after two years of successive herd reductions ...
19/11/2009 - 
Publishing Calendar - November 23 - 27
18/11/2009 - 
IBGE releases Regional Accounts 2007
Since 1995, eight states (SP, RJ, MG, RS, PR, BA, SC and DF) have maintained leadership in the participation in the gross domestic product (GDP) of the country, concentrating almost 80% of economy...
13/11/2009 - 
In September, retail sales changed by 0.3%, and revenue, by 0.2%
By comparison with September 2008, the volume of sales and nominal revenue of retail trade increased by 5.0% and 8.1%...
13/11/2009 - 
Publishing Calendar - November 16 - 20
11/11/2009 - 
IPCA of October was 0.28%
The National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) of October presented a change of 0.28%...
11/11/2009 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes by 0.33% in October
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), calculated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, changed by 0.33% in October...
10/11/2009 - 
Industrial employment increased 0.4% in September
The rate remained positive for the third consecutive month, in the seasonally adjusted series. Compared to the same month in the previous year...
06/11/2009 - 
Industrial production increases in 12 of the 14 surveyed areas in September
In September 2009, Brazilian industrial production increased by 0.8% in relation to August...
06/11/2009 - 
Publishing Calendar - November 9-13
05/11/2009 - 
In 2010, grain harvest is expected to increase by 3.8%
In October IBGE made the first prognosis of area and production for the 2010 harvest, in the Southeast, South and Central West regions and in the states of Maranhão, Piauí and Bahia...
04/11/2009 - 
In 2007, GDP reached R$ 2.7 trillion and increased by 6.1%
The growth rate compared to 2006 (6.1%) was due to the positive performance of Services (6.1%), Industry (5.3%) and Agriculture (4.8%)...
03/11/2009 - 
Industrial production increased 0.8% between August and September
In September, industrial production in Brazil increased 0.8% compared to the result in the previous month...
30/10/2009 - 
Publishing Calendar - November 3 - 6
23/10/2009 - 
IPCA-15 of October is 0.18%
The index was similar to that of September (0.19%), accumulating 3.34% in the year and 4.14% in the last 12 months...
22/10/2009 - 
In September, unemployment was 7.7%
The unemployment rate of September, estimated by the Monthly Employment Survey (PME)1, was 0.4 percentage point below that of August (8.1%)...
16/10/2009 - 
Value of agricultural production increases by 27.3% between 2007 and 2008
The value of agricultural production increased by 27.3% in 2008 compared to 2007...
16/10/2009 - 
Publishing Calendar - October 19 - 23
15/10/2009 - 
In August, retail trade sales increased by 0.7%, and revenue, by 0.8%
In August, the volume of sales of Retail Trade in the country increased by 0.7% compared to the figure in the previous month (seasonaly adjusted series)...
09/10/2009 - 
SIS 2009: in ten years, percentage of families living on up to half a minimum wage per capita decreases from 32.4% to 22.6%
The number of families with household income per capita of up to ½ a minimum wage fell from 32.4% to 22.6%...
09/10/2009 - 
Publishing Calendar - October 13 - 16
08/10/2009 - 
Industrial employment changes by 0.3% in August
The rate represented the second consecutive positive evolution in the month/immediately previous month comparison, seasonally adjusted...
08/10/2009 - 
National Index of Civil Construction changes by 0.20% in September
The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi), calculated by IBGE in partnership with Caixa Econômica Federal, recorded a variation of 0.20% in September...
08/10/2009 - 
IPCA of September was 0.24%
The National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) of September presented a variation of 0.24% and was 0.09 percentage point above the rate of August (0.15%)...
07/10/2009 - 
Grain harvest expected to decrease 8.1%, according to September estimate
The national output of cereal, legumes and oilseeds in 2009 is expected to be 134.1 million metric tons, 8.1% less than the record harvest of 2008 (146.0 million metric tons)...
06/10/2009 - 
Industrial production increases in seven of the 14 surveyed areas, in August
Between July and August of this year, in the seasonally-adjusted series, among the seven areas with production increase, six obtained rates higher than the national average (1.2%)...
05/10/2009 - 
IBGE starts data collection for PNAD 2009
The survey will contain questions about violence and access to police and justice services, allowing comparisons with PNAD 1988.
02/10/2009 - 
Industrial production increases 1.2% from July to August
In August 2009, industrial production increased 1.2% compared to the figure in the previous year, in the seasonally adjusted series...
02/10/2009 - 
Publishing Calendar - October 5 - 9
30/09/2009 - 
IBGE: Census of Agriculture 2006 makes a portrait of Brazil
The 2006 edition of the Census of Agriculture revealed that the concentration of land distribution has remained practically stable in the last twenty years...
30/09/2009 - 
Cattle slaughter rises 5.5% compared to the previous quarter
There was increase of 5.5% in the number of cattle head slaughtered, compared to the figure in the first quarter of 2009...
30/09/2009 - 
Household agriculture occupied 84.4% of agricultural establishments
In the Census of Agriculture 2006, 4,367,902 establishments of household agriculture were identified...
25/09/2009 - 
Publishing Calendar - September 28 to October 2
24/09/2009 - 
IPCA-15 of September is 0.19%, and IPCA-E closes the quarter at 0.64%
The Extended National Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) changed by 0.19% in September...
24/09/2009 - 
Unemployment rate was 8.1% in August
The unemployment rate was statistically stable in relation to July (8.0%) and increased by 0.5 percentage point in relation to August 2008 (7.6%)...
23/09/2009 - 
Between 2006 and 2007, the number of salaried employed persons increased by 7.5% in companies and other organizations
In 2007 there was an increase of 2.7% in the number of formal active companies...
21/09/2009 - 
IBGE promotes International Seminar on Environmental Statistics
IBGE and the United Nations Statistical Division...
18/09/2009 - 
Pnad 2008: job market advances, income remains on upward trend and home Internet access increases
The National Household Sample Survey (PNAD) shows the improvement of the Brazilian job market in 2008...
18/09/2009 - 
Publishing Calendar - September 21 - 25
15/09/2009 - 
Retail trade sales and nominal revenue increased by 0.5% in July
In July, extended retail trade presented increase of 0.5% in both volume of sales and nominal revenue...
11/09/2009 - 
GDP grows 1.9% from Q1 to Q2 2009
In the same comparison, considering a seasonally adjusted series, the main highlight was industry (2.1%)...
11/09/2009 - 
Publishing Calendar - September 14 - 18
10/09/2009 - 
National Index of Construction changed by 0.20% in August
The National Index of Construction (SINAPI), calculated by IBGE in partnership with CAIXA, changed by 0.20% in August...
10/09/2009 - 
IPCA of August was 0.15%
The National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) of August changed by 0.15%...
08/09/2009 - 
In July, industrial employment changed by 0.4%
It was the first positive rate in nine months with falling rates, in the month/immediately previous month comparison (seasonally adjusted series) and with -7.3% accumulated in the period...
08/09/2009 - 
In August, IBGE expects decrease of 8.6% in the grain harvest
The national harvest of cereals, legumes, and oilseeds is expected to reach 133.5 million tons in 2009...
04/09/2009 - 
Publishing Calendar – September 8-11
03/09/2009 - 
Industrial production grows in 10 of the 14 surveyed areas in July
In July 2009, the seasonally adjusted regional indexes of industrial production showed positive results in comparison to June, with 10 of the 14 areas presenting growth...
02/09/2009 - 
IBGE publishes Demographic and Health Indicators
The study covers fertility, birth and death rates from 1960 to 2005...
01/09/2009 - 
IBGE presents innovations in the 2010 Population Census
The Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE) presents this Tuesday, September 1st, the innovations in the XII Population Census...
31/08/2009 - 
Industrial production grows by 2.2% from June to July
In July, industrial production grew by 2.2% in relation to June, in the seasonally adjusted series, the seventh consecutive expansion in this comparison...
28/08/2009 - 
Publishing Calendar - August 31-September 4
26/08/2009 - 
Sector of services shows growth for low-compensation jobs
Between 2003 and 2007, the number of workers