Key Questions: Where are the richest in Brazil? How has the pandemic affected overall inequality and the geographic distribution of the nation's wealth?
The contingent of people with household per capita income lower than 497 reais per month became 62.9 million Brazilians in 2021, about 29.6% of the country's total population.
Besides prosperity and equality, stability is a key attribute to social well-being. Like the first two dimensions, stability is missing in the Brazilian case.