UNFPA Brazil

Brazil is the world’s fifth largest country with the eighth largest economy by nominal GDP and is the 85th country in the Human Development Index (2013). Despite being a middle-income country, it continues to face inequalities in income distribution and disparities associated to gender, race and generational and regional disparities. As of 1973, UNFPA support has contributed sexual reproductive health and family planning resources and services throughout the country. Through this effort and governmental support, the poverty rate decreased significantly within the last 15 years.

Data overview View more

Población

  • Population aged 0-14

  • Population aged 15-64

  • Population aged 65+

Salud materna y neonatal

  • Partos atendidos por personal de salud cualificado

Salud sexual y reproductiva

  • Tasa de prevalencia del uso de anticonceptivos, cualquier método

  • Demanda no satisfecha

Educación

Fecundidad

Tasa de fecundidad total, mujeres, 2010-2015

Esperanza de vida

Esperanza de vida al nacer, 2010-2015

Harmful Practices

Child marriage by age 18, per cent, 2006-2017

  • Child marriage by age 18

Key results of Brazil in 2018 View more

Minimum Initial Services Package

175 Health service providers and managers were trained on the minimum initial service package

Life skills programmes for girls

76 Marginalized girls were reached with health, social and economic asset-building programmes

Advocacy platforms against harmful social norms

5 Communities developed advocacy platforms to eliminate discriminatory gender and sociocultural norms which affect women and girls

Essential services for gender-based violence survivors

672 Women and girls who were subjected to violence have accessed the essential services package

Minimum Initial Services Package

175 Health service providers and managers were trained on the minimum initial service package

Life skills programmes for girls

76 Marginalized girls were reached with health, social and economic asset-building programmes

Advocacy platforms against harmful social norms

5 Communities developed advocacy platforms to eliminate discriminatory gender and sociocultural norms which affect women and girls

Essential services for gender-based violence survivors

672 Women and girls who were subjected to violence have accessed the essential services package
Expenditure View more

Programme activities

  • Ganancias
  • Principales
  • Non - core

Noticias