South Africa | Economic Indicators

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.6 % Dec/15
Unemployment Rate 24.5 % Dec/15
Inflation Rate 6.3 % Mar/16
Interest Rate 7 % Mar/16
Balance of Trade 2916 ZAR Million Mar/16
Government Debt to GDP 50.1 % Dec/15
Markets Last Reference
Currency 14.98 May/16
Government Bond 10Y 10.16 % Dec/15
Stock Market 51496 points May/16
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.6 % Dec/15
GDP Annual Growth Rate 0.6 % Dec/15
GDP 350 USD Billion Dec/14
GDP Constant Prices 3051488 ZAR Million Dec/15
Gross National Product 2919799 ZAR Million Dec/15
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 634274 ZAR Million Dec/15
GDP per capita 6086 USD Dec/14
GDP per capita PPP 12446 USD Dec/14
GDP From Agriculture 61828 ZAR Million Dec/15
GDP From Construction 105620 ZAR Million Dec/15
GDP From Manufacturing 378925 ZAR Million Dec/15
GDP From Mining 230677 ZAR Million Dec/15
GDP From Public Administration 470656 ZAR Million Dec/15
GDP From Services 612940 ZAR Million Dec/15
GDP From Transport 256097 ZAR Million Dec/15
GDP From Utilities 66749 ZAR Million Dec/15
Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate 24.5 % Dec/15
Employed Persons 8992000 Dec/15
Unemployed Persons 5193 Thousand Dec/15
Labor Force Participation Rate 58.5 % Dec/15
Labour Costs 146 Index Points Sep/15
Wages 17517 ZAR/Month Dec/15
Wages in Manufacturing 15841 ZAR/Month Dec/15
Population 54 Million Dec/14
Retirement Age Women 60 Dec/15
Retirement Age Men 60 Dec/15
Employment Rate 44.16 % Dec/15
Wages High Skilled 19900 ZAR/Month Mar/16
Wages Low Skilled 3410 ZAR/Month Mar/16
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate 6.3 % Mar/16
Inflation Rate Mom 0.8 % Mar/16
Consumer Price Index CPI 120 Index Points Mar/16
Core Consumer Prices 121 Index Points Mar/16
Core Inflation Rate 5.4 % Mar/16
Producer Prices 124 Index Points Mar/16
Producer Prices Change 7.1 % Mar/16
Export Prices 129 Index Points Dec/15
Import Prices 136 Index Points Dec/15
Food Inflation 9.5 % Mar/16
Cpi Transportation 110 Index Points Mar/16
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 7 % Mar/16
Interbank Rate 7.3 % May/16
Money Supply M0 219341 ZAR Million Mar/16
Money Supply M1 1493081 ZAR Million Mar/16
Money Supply M2 2459084 ZAR Million Mar/16
Money Supply M3 3075329 ZAR Million Mar/16
Banks Balance Sheet 4857562 ZAR Million Mar/16
Foreign Exchange Reserves 46770 USD Million Mar/16
Loans to Private Sector 3156722 ZAR Million Mar/16
Deposit Interest Rate 5.8 % Dec/14
Central Bank Balance Sheet 760564 ZAR Million Mar/16
Lending Rate 10.5 % Apr/16
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade 2916 ZAR Million Mar/16
Exports 96134 ZAR Million Mar/16
Imports 93218 ZAR Million Mar/16
Current Account -208204 ZAR Million Dec/15
Current Account to GDP -4.4 % Dec/15
External Debt 124070 USD Million Dec/15
Tourist Arrivals 1285698 Feb/16
Gold Reserves 125 Tonnes Dec/15
Crude Oil Production 3 BBL/D/1K Oct/15
Foreign Direct Investment 1942 ZAR Billion Dec/15
Terrorism Index 4.23 Dec/14
Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP 50.1 % Dec/15
Government Budget -3.8 % of GDP Dec/14
Government Budget Value -18130 ZAR Million Mar/16
Government Spending 619683 ZAR Million Dec/15
Government Revenues 118546 ZAR Million Mar/16
Government Debt 40265 USD Million Dec/15
Fiscal Expenditure 136676 ZAR Million Mar/16
Credit Rating 48.59
Business Last Reference
Business Confidence 36 Mar/16
Manufacturing PMI 54.9 Apr/16
Industrial Production 1.9 % Feb/16
Industrial Production Mom 1.3 % Feb/16
Capacity Utilization 80.5 % Dec/15
Changes in Inventories -10919 ZAR Million Dec/15
Bankruptcies 161 Companies Mar/16
Car Registrations 30702 Cars Mar/16
Total Vehicle Sales 40390 Apr/16
Leading Economic Index 91.6 Index Points Feb/16
Competitiveness Index 4.39 Points Dec/16
Competitiveness Rank 49 Dec/16
Corruption Index 44 Points Dec/15
Corruption Rank 61 Dec/15
Ease of Doing Business 73 Dec/15
Electricity Production 19916 Gigawatt-hour Feb/16
Mining Production -8.7 % Feb/16
Steel Production 536 Thousand Tonnes Mar/16
Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Confidence -9 Mar/16
Retail Sales MoM 0.5 % Feb/16
Retail Sales YoY 4.1 % Feb/16
Consumer Spending 1872535 ZAR Million Dec/15
Disposable Personal Income 2425723 ZAR Million Dec/15
Personal Savings -2.4 % Dec/15
Private Sector Credit 8.94 % Mar/16
Bank Lending Rate 10.5 % Apr/16
Gasoline Prices 0.89 USD/Liter Apr/16
Households Debt To Gdp 36.9 % of GDP Sep/15
Households Debt To Income 78 % Dec/15
Housing Last Reference
Housing Index 502 Index Points Mar/16
Taxes Last Reference
Corporate Tax Rate 28 % Dec/15
Personal Income Tax Rate 41 % Dec/15
Sales Tax Rate 14 % Dec/15
Social Security Rate 3 % Dec/15
Social Security Rate For Companies 2 % Dec/15
Social Security Rate For Employees 1 % 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. 5/6/2016