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Brazil - Gross domestic product per capita based on purchasing-power-parity in current prices

15,211
(international dollars)
in 2016

GDP per capita (PPP based) is gross domestic product converted to international dollars using purchasing power parity rates and divided by total population. An international dollar has the same purchasing power over GDP as a U.S. dollar has in the United States. A purchasing power parity (PPP) between two countries, A and B, is the ratio of the number of units of country A’s currency needed to purchase in country A the same quantity of a specific good or service as one unit of country B’s currency will purchase in country B. PPPs can be expressed in the currency of either of the countries. In practice, they are usually computed among large numbers of countries and expressed in terms of a single currency, with the U.S. dollar (US$) most commonly used as the base or “numeraire” currency.

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Date Value Change, %
2016 15,211 -2.78 %
2015 15,646 -3.61 %
2014 16,232 1.02 %
2013 16,068 3.74 %
2012 15,488 2.83 %
2011 15,062 5.03 %
2010 14,340 7.75 %
2009 13,309 -0.41 %
2008 13,364 6.00 %
2007 12,608 7.67 %
2006 11,710 5.91 %
2005 11,056