South Africa | Economic Indicators

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 2.5 % Jun/17
Unemployment Rate 27.7 % Sep/17
Inflation Rate 4.8 % Oct/17
Interest Rate 6.75 % Nov/17
Balance of Trade 4002 ZAR Million Sep/17
Government Debt to GDP 51.7 % Dec/16
Markets Last Reference
Currency 13.87 Nov/17
Government Bond 10Y 9.35 % Nov/17
Stock Market 60324 points Nov/17
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 2.5 % Jun/17
GDP Annual Growth Rate 1.1 % Jun/17
GDP 295 USD Billion Dec/16
GDP Constant Prices 3097941 ZAR Million Jun/17
Gross National Product 3078829 ZAR Million Jun/17
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 610160 ZAR Million Jun/17
GDP per capita 7504 USD Dec/16
GDP per capita PPP 12260 USD Dec/16
GDP From Agriculture 74142 ZAR Million Jun/17
GDP From Construction 108975 ZAR Million Jun/17
GDP From Manufacturing 379277 ZAR Million Jun/17
GDP From Mining 232402 ZAR Million Jun/17
GDP From Public Administration 474286 ZAR Million Jun/17
GDP From Services 622919 ZAR Million Jun/17
GDP From Transport 264492 ZAR Million Jun/17
GDP From Utilities 64676 ZAR Million Jun/17
Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate 27.7 % Sep/17
Employed Persons 9617000 Jun/17
Unemployed Persons 6210 Thousand Sep/17
Labor Force Participation Rate 59.9 % Sep/17
Labour Costs 145 Index Points Mar/17
Wages 19170 ZAR/Month Jun/17
Wages in Manufacturing 16680 ZAR/Month Jun/17
Population 55.91 Million Dec/16
Retirement Age Women 60 Dec/17
Retirement Age Men 60 Dec/17
Employment Rate 43.3 % Jun/17
Living Wage Family 10300 ZAR/Month Dec/17
Living Wage Individual 6460 ZAR/Month Dec/17
Wages High Skilled 21300 ZAR/Month Dec/17
Wages Low Skilled 3950 ZAR/Month Dec/17
Youth Unemployment Rate 52.2 % Sep/17
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate 4.8 % Oct/17
Inflation Rate Mom 0.3 % Oct/17
Consumer Price Index CPI 104 Index Points Oct/17
Core Consumer Prices 104 Index Points Oct/17
Core Inflation Rate 4.5 % Oct/17
Producer Prices 103 Index Points Sep/17
Producer Prices Change 5.2 % Sep/17
Export Prices 148 Index Points Jun/17
Import Prices 136 Index Points Jun/17
Food Inflation 5.3 % Oct/17
CPI Housing Utilities 104 Index Points Oct/17
CPI Transportation 104 Index Points Oct/17
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 6.75 % Nov/17
Interbank Rate 7.1 % Nov/17
Money Supply M0 238525 ZAR Million Oct/17
Money Supply M1 1652874 ZAR Million Sep/17
Money Supply M2 2682020 ZAR Million Sep/17
Money Supply M3 3288122 ZAR Million Sep/17
Banks Balance Sheet 5116427 ZAR Million Sep/17
Foreign Exchange Reserves 48903 USD Million Oct/17
Loans to Private Sector 3402580 ZAR Million Sep/17
Deposit Interest Rate 7.17 % Dec/16
Central Bank Balance Sheet 769150 ZAR Million Oct/17
Lending Rate 10.25 % Nov/17
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade 4002 ZAR Million Sep/17
Exports 101761 ZAR Million Sep/17
Imports 97759 ZAR Million Sep/17
Current Account -110457 ZAR Million Jun/17
Current Account to GDP -3.3 % Dec/16
External Debt 158533 USD Million Jun/17
Tourist Arrivals 1302312 Aug/17
Gold Reserves 125 Tonnes Jun/17
Crude Oil Production 2 BBL/D/1K Jul/17
Foreign Direct Investment 1830 ZAR Billion Jun/17
Terrorism Index 4.09 Dec/16
Weapons Sales 59 USD Million Dec/16
Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP 51.7 % Dec/16
Government Budget -3.9 % of GDP Dec/16
Government Budget Value -3663 ZAR Million Sep/17
Government Spending 633268 ZAR Million Jun/17
Government Revenues 100827 ZAR Million Sep/17
Government Debt 63923 USD Million Jun/17
Fiscal Expenditure 104490 ZAR Million Sep/17
Credit Rating 48.59
Military Expenditure 3424 USD Million Dec/16
Business Last Reference
Business Confidence 35 Sep/17
Manufacturing PMI 47.8 Oct/17
Industrial Production -1.6 % Sep/17
Industrial Production Mom -0.8 % Sep/17
Capacity Utilization 81.3 % Jun/17
Changes in Inventories 5340 ZAR Million Jun/17
Bankruptcies 161 Companies Sep/17
Car Registrations 35316 Cars Oct/17
Total Vehicle Sales 51040 Oct/17
Leading Economic Index 1.2 % Sep/17
Internet Speed 6737 KBps Mar/17
IP Addresses 4274668 IP Mar/17
Coincident Index 92.9 Index Points Oct/17
Competitiveness Index 4.32 Points Dec/18
Competitiveness Rank 61 Dec/18
Composite Pmi 49.6 Oct/17
Corruption Index 45 Points Dec/16
Corruption Rank 64 Dec/16
Ease of Doing Business 82 Dec/17
Electricity Production 21013 Gigawatt-hour Sep/17
Mining Production -0.9 % Sep/17
Steel Production 556 Thousand Tonnes Sep/17
Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Confidence -9 Jun/17
Retail Sales MoM -0.7 % Sep/17
Retail Sales YoY 5.4 % Sep/17
Consumer Spending 1884552 ZAR Million Jun/17
Disposable Personal Income 2723157 ZAR Million Jun/17
Personal Savings 0.2 % Jun/17
Private Sector Credit 5.59 % Sep/17
Bank Lending Rate 10.25 % Sep/17
Gasoline Prices 0.99 USD/Liter Oct/17
Households Debt To Gdp 34.3 % of GDP Mar/17
Households Debt To Income 74.4 % Dec/16
Housing Last Reference
Housing Index 544 Index Points Nov/16
Taxes Last Reference
Corporate Tax Rate 28 % Dec/16
Personal Income Tax Rate 45 % Dec/17
Sales Tax Rate 14 % Dec/16
Social Security Rate 2 % Dec/16
Social Security Rate For Companies 1 % Dec/16
Social Security Rate For Employees 1 % Dec/16
Climate Last Reference
Precipitation 19 mm Dec/15
Temperature 24 celsius Dec/15




Economic Indicators for South Africa including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for South Africa economy.