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As of 10/31/2013.
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The IPCA is a consumer price index produced by Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatistica (IBGE), in Rio de Janeiro. The index is used by Brazil's government to set benchmark interest rates and make monetary policy decisions. The index measures the percentage change in consumer prices for a 30-day period, beginning the first day of each month and uses the previous month as its reference. The base period is December 1993=100. IPCA reflects consumption by families whose incomes range from the national minimum wage to 40 times minimum wage (for minimum wage see, BZMW Index