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Brazil 2020

The Brazil benchmark represents people who work in Brazil. It covers all industries and functions. The benchmark includes people who work in Brazil but their organizations have headquarters in other countries.

  • Emerging

    Benchmark status

We consider this an emerging benchmark: it has enough data available for us to use bootstrapping to create a representative sample. As the sample grows in size, some scores may slightly change. Our research has shown that our bootstrapped scores are consistent with our standard benchmarks. Read more about the methodology.

Data provided by Culture Amp

Industry breakdown

  • Computer Software


  • Information Technology and Services


  • Internet


  • Financial Services


  • Staffing and Recruiting


  • Insurance


  • Marketing and Advertising


  • Publishing


  • Management Consulting


  • Utilities


  • Apparel & Fashion


  • Wine and Spirits


  • International Trade and Development


  • Warehousing


  • Public Relations and Communications


  • Accounting


  • Motion Pictures and Film


  • Entertainment


  • Online Media


  • Telecommunications


  • Investment Management


Are employees committed to their organizations?

Engaged people are emotionally committed to their organization. These people stay at their organizations longer and are more productive and effective. Successful organizations have more engaged employees.

75% of Brazil employees are engaged

This is in the top 22% compared with other countries.

The average eNPS score for organizations in this benchmark is 30 and is in the top 14% compared with other countries.

Understanding the engagement questions

Engagement is defined through these five industry-standard questions from Culture Amp’s engagement survey template.

I see myself still working at [Company] in two years' time


10% above global average

I would recommend [Company] as a great place to work


4% above global average

I rarely think about looking for a job at another company


3% above global average

I am proud to work for [Company]


2% above global average

[Company] motivates me to go beyond what I would in a similar role elsewhere


1% above global average

The highest scoring question for Brazil had 91% of People agreeing that they know how their work contributes to the goals of [company] (+2% compared to overall) while they were generally most positive about Engagement.

People in Brazil were generally least favourable about Feedback & Recognition, and were most negative towards 'When it is clear that someone is not delivering in their role we do something about it' with 20% of people disagreeing (+0% above average).

How long do people stay?

In the short term, 19% of people in this benchmark are thinking of or actually seeking jobs elsewhere (-1% compared to overall) while on a longer time frame, 11% of people see themselves leaving within two years (-1% compared to overall).

The following questions had the biggest impact on whether individuals felt that they were planning to stay at their organization and not actively looking for alternative jobs.


[Company] is in a position to really succeed over the next three years

70% favorable

Company Performance

We are encouraged to be innovative even though some of our initiatives may not succeed

70% favorable


I believe there are good career opportunities for me at [Company]

61% favorable

Learning & Development
Average Glassdoor ratings

We’ve connected the employee feedback data for each company included in the benchmark with ratings from, which is one of the world’s largest job and recruiting sites combined with a growing database of company reviews, CEO approval ratings and more.

Overall Rating

3.6 stars (-0.2)

Culture and Values

3.6 stars (-0.3)

Work Life Balance

3.5 stars (-0.3)

Compensation and Benefits

3.6 stars (+0)

Career Opportunities

3.3 stars (-0.2)

Recommend to Friend

71.5% (+0.5)

CEO Approval

90.0% (+6)

Are staff empowered with results?

Organizations in the Brazil benchmark on average gave 10% of employees access to reports with their survey results. This is below the overall average of 10% and demonstrates that organizations in this benchmark are more likely to share via offline and traditional formats.

An interesting reference point is that the average proportion of managers in organizations is 12-15%, with some industries higher than others (New Tech was closer to 20%).

  • Global average


  • Brazil


  • How does Brazil compare?

    People in Brazil were much more positive than average regarding Decision Making, Engagement, and Teamwork & Ownership.

    On the lower side, People in Brazil had much lower favorable scores than average in Feedback & Recognition, Fairness, and Voice.

    What are organizations focussing on?

    Below are the most common areas that organizations in Brazil choose to take action on using the Culture Amp platform. Actions varied from changing or iterating on an All Hands meeting, introducing new skip level 1:1s, to introducing an organizational transparency report.


    I receive appropriate recognition for good work at [Company]

    64% favorable

    Feedback & Recognition

    My manager gives me useful feedback on how well I am performing

    68% favorable


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