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Brazil vs Malaysia: Economic Indicators Comparison

Brazil with a GDP of $1.9T ranked the 9th largest economy in the world, while Malaysia ranked 37th with $358.6B. By GDP 5-years average growth and GDP per capita, Brazil and Malaysia ranked 171st vs 29th and 80th vs 67th, respectively.

Gross Domestic Product & Income

StatBrazilMalaysia
GDP$1.9T$358.6B
GDP growth, 1 year1.1%4.7%
GDP growth, 5-years average-0.8%5.2%
Population208.5M31.6M
GDP per capita$8.9k$11k
GDP per capita growth0.33%3.33%
Purchasing Power Parity conversion factor2.021.44
Price level ratio of PPP conversion factor GDP to market exchange rate0.550.36
GDP per capita, PPP adjusted$16k$31k
GNI, Atlas method$1.9T$333.8B
GNI per capita$9.1k$11k
GNI, PPP adjusted$3.3T$966.3B
GNI per capita, PPP adjusted$16k$31k

Financial system and Human development

StatBrazilMalaysia
Income Tax Rate27.5%25%
Corporate Tax Rate34%25%
Inflation, consumer prices3.7%1%
Inflation, GDP deflator3%0.7%
Unemployment12.5%3.4%
Economic Freedom Index53.774.7
Personal Freedom Index7.726.23
Human Freedom Index7.056.38
Property Rights Index57.386.5
Judical Effectiveness Index46.774.6
Business Freedom Index60.587.8
Fiscal Health Index4.680.2
Labor Freedom Index49.574.5
Investment Freedom Index6060
Financial Freedom Index5050
Trade Freedom Index67.882
Monetary Freedom Index77.281.6
Government Spending Index54.684.6
Tax Burden Index70.485.7
Government Integrity Index45.649.4
Corruption Perceptions Index3547
Life expectancy at birth, years75.575.8
Suicide mortality rate, per 100,000 people6.55.5
Mortality caused by road traffic injury, per 100,000 people19.723.6
Intentional homicides, per 100,000 people30.52.1
International tourism, number of arrivals6.6M25.8M

Government debt & reserves

StatBrazilMalaysia
Central government debt, % of GDP87.9%56.2%
External debt stocks, % of GNI30.3%N/A
External debt stocks$557.8BN/A
Short-term debt, % of total reserves17.8%N/A
Total debt service, % of exports and primary income31.7%N/A
Adjusted net savings including particulate emission damage, % of GNI6.1%10%
Gross savings, % of GDP14.4%25.7%
Gross capital formation, % of GDP15.4%23.6%
Total reserves including gold$374.7B$101.5B
Foreign direct investment net inflows$78.2B$8.6B

Exports, imports and economic structure

StatBrazilMalaysia
Exports of goods and services, % of GDP14.8%68.8%
Imports of goods and services, % of GDP14.3%61.7%
Current account balance (balance of payments)-$41.5B$7.6B
Revenue excluding grants, % of GDP27.2%16.1%
Grants excluding technical cooperation, BoP$241.7M$26.2M
Personal remittances received$2.9B$1.7B
Industry including construction value added, % of GDP18.4%38.3%
Agriculture, forestry and fishing value added, % of GDP4.4%7.5%
Charges for the use of intellectual property, payments BoP$5.1B$2B
Charges for the use of intellectual property, receipts BoP$825.5M$267.4M
Expense, % of GDP34.9%15.9%
Government Expenditure, % of GDP38.9%22.6%

Compare with countries close by GDP per capita

Brazil vs

CountryGDP
per capita
Population
Costa Rica
$12k
4.87M
Argentina
$12k
44.9M
Russia
$11k
147M
Mauritius
$11k
1.26M
Grenada
$11k
108k
Saint Lucia
$11k
179k
Maldives
$10k
345k
Equatorial Guinea
$10k
1.22M
Nauru
$9.9k
13.7k
Kazakhstan
$9.8k
18M
China
$9.8k
1.41B
Mexico
$9.7k
131M
Turkey
$9.4k
82M
Bulgaria
$9.3k
7.27M
Montenegro
$8.8k
622k
Cuba
$8.8k
11.3M
Lebanon
$8.3k
4.47M
Botswana
$8.3k
2.02M
Dominican Republic
$8.1k
10.4M
Gabon
$8k
1.67M
Dominica
$7.7k
72k
Saint Vincent
$7.4k
109k
Thailand
$7.3k
65.9M
Serbia
$7.2k
7.02M
Libya
$7.2k
5.66M
Turkmenistan
$7k
5.13M
Peru
$6.9k
30.4M
Colombia
$6.7k
49.1M
South Africa
$6.4k
57.7M
Ecuador
$6.3k
15.7M

Malaysia vs

CountryGDP
per capita
Population
Uruguay
$17k
3.41M
Trinidad and Tobago
$17k
1.34M
Antigua and Barbuda
$17k
101k
Seychelles
$16k
95.8k
Oman
$16k
3.63M
Hungary
$16k
9.97M
Venezuela
$16k
28.5M
Chile
$16k
18.1M
Palau
$16k
20.9k
Panama
$16k
3.86M
Poland
$15k
38.5M
Croatia
$15k
4.11M
Romania
$12k
19.6M
Costa Rica
$12k
4.87M
Argentina
$12k
44.9M
Russia
$11k
147M
Mauritius
$11k
1.26M
Grenada
$11k
108k
Saint Lucia
$11k
179k
Maldives
$10k
345k
Equatorial Guinea
$10k
1.22M
Nauru
$9.9k
13.7k
Kazakhstan
$9.8k
18M
China
$9.8k
1.41B
Mexico
$9.7k
131M
Turkey
$9.4k
82M
Bulgaria
$9.3k
7.27M
Montenegro
$8.8k
622k
Cuba
$8.8k
11.3M
Lebanon
$8.3k
4.47M