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New Data: Brazil - GVA by Industry - Real
Monday, 06 Mar 2017 10:05 ET
By Amy Berdanier
February 2017 -- Moody's Analytics now computes real price counterparts for gross value added (GVA) by industry for Brazil (15 new quarterly series from 1996).

Motivation: Our national source, the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE), reports nominal and chained indices for gross value added, but not real price levels.

Response: For analytical consistency, we have created real price counterparts.

Properties: The start date (1996Q1) and units are identical for the two versions. Expect our real series to be revised in accordance with nominal. Supplemental series of this kind are marked in their source metadata with a secondary citation of "Moody's Analytics Calculated."

The series reside in the historical catalog (Brazil » National Accounts » by Value Add » Quarterly » Constant Prices (Moody's Analytics Calculated) and are, for example:

  • NACSGVAMQAQ.IBRA = National accounts: Production approach - Gross value added at basic prices - Mining, (Mil. Ch. 1995 BRL, SAAR)
  • NACSGVAFIAQ.IBRA = National accounts: Production approach - Gross value added at basic prices - Financial intermediation; insurance; pension funds and related services, (Mil. Ch. 1995 BRL, SAAR)


  1. Nominal series / (Deflator / 100)
Related ReleaseNational Accounts
SourceBrazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE)
Release DateReference date
01 Jun 20171Q 2017
01 Sep 20172Q 2017
01 Dec 20173Q 2017