IBGE Survey: Brazil Had 1.3 Million Service Sector Companies in 2017

The Annual Services Survey (PAS 2017) by the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE), shows that services companies employed 12.3 million people, to whom they paid R$336.7 billion (US$84 billion) in salaries, benefits, and other remuneration.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Annual Services Survey (PAS 2017), released yesterday, August 28th, by the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE), shows that in 2017 there were 1.3 million companies providing non-financial services in Brazil, with a net operating revenue of R$1.5 trillion (US$375 billion) and a gross added value of R$906.5 billion. These companies employed 12.3 million people, to whom they paid R$336.7 billion in salaries, benefits, and other remuneration.

However, IBGE's Analysis and Dissemination Manager, Synthia Santana, pointed out that although the Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?