Unemployment increases 39.7% in Brazil and affects 13.7 million people

The number of unemployed in the country grew 39.7% between the beginning of May and the end of August, raising the number of unemployed in Brazil to a record level during the pandemic of 13.7 million Brazilians, showed IBGE’s Pnad Covid. In early May, the survey registered 9.8 million unemployed people in the country.

Source: Reuters