The number of unemployed persons in South Africa remained unchanged at 7200 Thousand in the first quarter of 2021 from 7200 Thousand in the fourth quarter of 2020. source: Statistics South Africa
Unemployed Persons in South Africa averaged 5136.27 Thousand from 2001 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 7200 Thousand in the fourth quarter of 2020 and a record low of 3873 Thousand in the fourth quarter of 2008. This page provides - South Africa Unemployed Persons - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. South Africa Unemployed Persons - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on July of 2021.
Unemployed Persons in South Africa is expected to be 7500.00 Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Unemployed Persons in South Africa to stand at 7600.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the South Africa Unemployed Persons is projected to trend around 7500.00 Thousand in 2022 and 7300.00 Thousand in 2023, according to our econometric models.