by Institute for the Comparative Study of Political Systems, a division of Operations and Policy Research, Inc. in Washington, D.C .
Written in English
|Other titles||Brazil election factbook. No. 2 (Supplement)|
|Contributions||Institute for the Comparative Study of Political Systems (U.S.)|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||28 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||28|
Brazil is the eighth-largest economy in the world, but is recovering from a recession in and that ranks as the worst in the country’s history. In , Brazil`s GDP grew 1%, inflation fell to historic lows of %, and the Central Bank lowered benchmark interest rates from % in . Brazil election factbook.. [Institute for the Comparative Study of Political Systems (U.S.);] OCLC Number: Description: 1 volume: illustrations ; 15 x 22 cm: Reviews. User-contributed reviews Tags. Add tags for "Brazil election factbook.". Be the first. NOTE: 1) The information regarding Brazil on this page is re-published from the World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency and other sources. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Brazil Government information contained here. Electoral system. Voting in Brazil is allowed for citizens over years-old, and mandatory for those between 18 and years-old. Those who do not vote in an election and do not later present an acceptable justification (such as being absent from their voting location at the time) must pay a fine of BRL (equivalent to USD). Brazilian citizens residing abroad only .
Since the previous elections in , polling companies have published surveys tracking voting intention for the Brazilian general results of these surveys are listed below in reverse chronological order and include parties whose candidates frequently poll above 3% of the vote as well as the incumbent President of Brazil Jair Bolsonaro. NOTE: The information regarding Brazil on this page is re-published from the World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency and other sources. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Brazil information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Brazil should be addressed to the CIA. Background. The elections saw Workers' Party candidate Dilma Rousseff reelected as President in the second round with % of the vote, defeating Aécio Neves of the Brazilian Social Democracy Party who received % of the vote. Rousseff had first been elected in the elections, succeeding her political mentor, Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, who was in office . November 1, - World Factbook: In the Government section, “Legislative branch” field, the ‘election results’ entry has been expanded for all European countries with the addition of text describing ‘composition,’ which tallies the number of men and women and the percent of women in unicameral and bicameral legislatures.
Brazil Elections 13 Oct GMT Meet the first native woman voted to Congress in Brazil The year-old indigenous lawyer will represent the more than , indigenous people in the. The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA; / s i aɪ ˈ eɪ /) is a civilian foreign intelligence service of the federal government of the United States, tasked with gathering, processing, and analyzing national security information from around the world, primarily through the use of human intelligence (HUMINT). As one of the principal members of the United States Intelligence . Brazil elects on the national level a head of state—the president—and a president is elected to a four-year term by absolute majority vote through a two-round National Congress (Congresso Nacional) has two Chamber of Deputies (Câmara dos Deputados) has members, elected to a four-year term by proportional representation. Brazil election: Your guide in five charts. 29 October Health ministry numbers for showed the number of infant deaths at 14 in every 1, live births, a 5% increase on the previous.