Historical index

See the evolution of the Shadow Economy Index from 2003 to 2019

By ETCO
11/02/2020

Informality brings direct damage to society, creates an environment of transgression, stimulates opportunistic economic behavior, with a drop in the quality of investment and a reduction in the growth potential of the Brazilian economy.

In 2019, the underground economy moved R $ 1,2 trillion, higher than the GDP of the North, Northeast and Midwest regions.