Brazil

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Lifespan

Indicator definition:

Lifespan is life expectancy, measured as the number of years a person can expect to survive if morbidity and mortality trends that were in force in the year s/he was born do not change. Source: The World Bank.

What you can learn from this indicator:

Life expectancy reflects standard of living. High values of this indicator are associated with good health care systems, widely-available primary education and a productive economy.

Illiteracy

Indicator definition:

The adult illiteracy rate is the percentage of adults aged 15 and above who cannot, with understanding, read and write a short, simple statement about their everyday life. Source: The World Bank.

What you can learn from this indicator:

Literate populations tend to be healthier and more productive than illiterate populations. Nations with higher rates of illiteracy are in a weaker position, economically, than nations with lower rates of illiteracy.


Categories: Overview | Political | Economic | Social | Environmental | Rule of Law | Trade Policy | Money
Graphs: Growth | Income | Inflation | Unemployment | Well-being | Trade Volume | Trade (CAB) | Spending

Related: LinksView all categories for years from to | See Full Report | Print