Brazil Weekly

Brazil’s middle class smallest in over a decade

This week, we show how the pandemic crisis has shrunk the Brazilian middle class, furthering an ongoing trend. Also, drier weather set to become the norm for Brazil, causing droughts in key agro regions.

Pandemic squeezes Brazil’s middle class even further

Pandemic squeezes Brazil's middle class even further
Rising fuel prices have lowered the middle class’ purchasing power. Photo: Roberto Parizotti/Fotos Públicas

Not only has the pandemic increased the number of Brazilians living in...

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