Casual Employment in Brazil Exceeds 50 Percent in 11 States, Says IBGE

The drop in unemployment in 2019 was driven by the increase in casual work, which reached 41.1 percent, its highest rate since 2016, and broke records in 19 states and the Federal District.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Casual labor is the main occupation of the population in 11 Brazilian states, reported on Friday, February 14th, the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE).

The drop in unemployment in 2019 was driven by the Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?