South Africa | Economic Indicators


Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate -0.3 % Dec/16
Unemployment Rate 26.5 % Dec/16
Inflation Rate 5.3 % Apr/17
Interest Rate 7 % Apr/17
Balance of Trade 11435 ZAR Million Mar/17
Government Debt to GDP 50.1 % Dec/15
Markets Last Reference
Currency 12.89 May/17
Government Bond 10Y 8.5 % May/17
Stock Market 54309 points May/17
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate -0.3 % Dec/16
GDP Annual Growth Rate 0.7 % Dec/16
GDP 315 USD Billion Dec/15
GDP Constant Prices 3084847 ZAR Million Dec/16
Gross National Product 3061822 ZAR Million Dec/16
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 612274 ZAR Million Dec/16
GDP per capita 7586 USD Dec/15
GDP per capita PPP 12393 USD Dec/15
GDP From Agriculture 65470 ZAR Million Dec/16
GDP From Construction 109316 ZAR Million Dec/16
GDP From Manufacturing 381498 ZAR Million Dec/16
GDP From Mining 223212 ZAR Million Dec/16
GDP From Public Administration 475929 ZAR Million Dec/16
GDP From Services 620856 ZAR Million Dec/16
GDP From Transport 264114 ZAR Million Dec/16
GDP From Utilities 64120 ZAR Million Dec/16
Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate 26.5 % Dec/16
Employed Persons 9690000 Dec/16
Unemployed Persons 5781 Thousand Dec/16
Labor Force Participation Rate 59.2 % Dec/16
Labour Costs 140 Index Points Sep/16
Wages 18502 ZAR/Month Dec/16
Wages in Manufacturing 16830 ZAR/Month Dec/16
Population 55.91 Million Dec/16
Retirement Age Women 60 Dec/17
Retirement Age Men 60 Dec/17
Employment Rate 43.54 % Dec/16
Living Wage Family 10800 ZAR/Month Dec/16
Living Wage Individual 7222 ZAR/Month Dec/16
Wages High Skilled 20100 ZAR/Month Jun/16
Wages Low Skilled 3650 ZAR/Month Jun/16
Youth Unemployment Rate 50.9 % Dec/16
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate 5.3 % Apr/17
Inflation Rate Mom 0.1 % Apr/17
Consumer Price Index CPI 102 Index Points Apr/17
Core Consumer Prices 102 Index Points Apr/17
Core Inflation Rate 4.8 % Apr/17
Producer Prices 101 Index Points Mar/17
Producer Prices Change 5.2 % Mar/17
Export Prices 146 Index Points Dec/16
Import Prices 138 Index Points Dec/16
Food Inflation 6.7 % Apr/17
Cpi Housing Utilities 101 Index Points Apr/17
Cpi Transportation 102 Index Points Apr/17
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 7 % Apr/17
Interbank Rate 7.34 % May/17
Money Supply M0 230474 ZAR Million Apr/17
Money Supply M1 1603388 ZAR Million Mar/17
Money Supply M2 2584117 ZAR Million Mar/17
Money Supply M3 3194490 ZAR Million Mar/17
Banks Balance Sheet 4938998 ZAR Million Mar/17
Foreign Exchange Reserves 46690 USD Million Apr/17
Loans to Private Sector 3304992 ZAR Million Mar/17
Deposit Interest Rate 6.2 % Dec/15
Central Bank Balance Sheet 694256 ZAR Million Apr/17
Lending Rate 10.5 % Apr/17
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade 11435 ZAR Million Mar/17
Exports 101234 ZAR Million Mar/17
Imports 89799 ZAR Million Mar/17
Current Account -76438 ZAR Million Dec/16
Current Account to GDP -3.3 % Dec/16
External Debt 142833 USD Million Dec/16
Tourist Arrivals 1180301 Feb/17
Gold Reserves 125 Tonnes Dec/16
Crude Oil Production 2 BBL/D/1K Dec/16
Foreign Direct Investment 1873 ZAR Billion Dec/16
Terrorism Index 3.53 Dec/15
Weapons Sales 39 USD Million Dec/15
Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP 50.1 % Dec/15
Government Budget -3.9 % of GDP Dec/16
Government Budget Value -3851 ZAR Million Mar/17
Government Spending 634777 ZAR Million Dec/16
Government Revenues 134799 ZAR Million Mar/17
Government Debt 55247 USD Million Dec/16
Fiscal Expenditure 138650 ZAR Million Mar/17
Credit Rating 48.59
Military Expenditure 3881 USD Million Dec/15
Business Last Reference
Business Confidence 40 Mar/17
Manufacturing PMI 44.7 Apr/17
Industrial Production 0.3 % Mar/17
Industrial Production Mom -0.6 % Mar/17
Capacity Utilization 81.5 % Dec/16
Changes in Inventories -16402 ZAR Million Dec/16
Bankruptcies 188 Companies Mar/17
Car Registrations 22542 Cars Apr/17
Total Vehicle Sales 34956 Apr/17
Leading Economic Index 0.9 % Jan/17
Competitiveness Index 4.47 Points Dec/17
Competitiveness Rank 47 Dec/17
Composite Pmi 50.3 Apr/17
Corruption Index 45 Points Dec/16
Corruption Rank 64 Dec/16
Ease of Doing Business 74 Dec/16
Electricity Production 21295 Gigawatt-hour Mar/17
Mining Production 15.5 % Mar/17
Steel Production 538 Thousand Tonnes Mar/17
Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Confidence -10 Dec/16
Retail Sales MoM 0.3 % Mar/17
Retail Sales YoY 0.8 % Mar/17
Consumer Spending 1875986 ZAR Million Dec/16
Disposable Personal Income 2626536 ZAR Million Dec/16
Personal Savings -0.5 % Dec/16
Private Sector Credit 4.95 % Mar/17
Bank Lending Rate 10.5 % Apr/17
Gasoline Prices 1 USD/Liter Apr/17
Households Debt To Gdp 34.7 % of GDP Sep/16
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




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.