South Africa | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 10.94  Nov/14 11.03 1:12
Government Bond 10Y 7.47 percent Nov/14 7.65 6:21
Stock Market 49272.05 Index points Nov/14 49722.88 4308:52242
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 350.63 USD Billion Dec/13 382.34 7:404
GDP Growth Rate 0.60 percent May/14 -0.60 -6:8
GDP Annual Growth Rate 1.00 percent May/14 1.60 -3:7
GDP Constant Prices 2013212.00 ZAR Million May/14 2010165.00 376298:2013305
Gross National Product 2057894.00 ZAR Million May/14 2076102.00 355030:2076102
GDP per capita 5916.46 USD Dec/13 5885.22 3395:5916
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 417174.00 ZAR Million May/14 416704.00 46980:417174
GDP per capita PPP 12105.55 USD Dec/13 12041.63 9151:12106
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 25.40 percent Aug/14 25.50 22:31
Employed Persons 8666000.00  Jun/14 8666000.00 3694977:8666000
Unemployed Persons 5150.99 Thousand Aug/14 5153.91 3873:5154
Labor Force Participation Rate 57.10 percent Aug/14 57.30 54:61
Wages 14911.00 ZAR Nov/14 14795.00 6742:14911
Wages in Manufacturing 50254000.00 ZAR THO May/14 49442000.00 11800149:54857000
Labour Costs 355.30 Index Points Feb/14 349.70 3:355
Population 52.98 Million Dec/13 52.27 17:53
Retirement Age Women 60.00  Jan/14 60.00 60:60
Retirement Age Men 60.00  Jan/14 60.00 60:65
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 5.90 percent Oct/14 5.90 0:21
Inflation Rate Mom 0.20 percent Oct/14 0.00 -1:4
Consumer Price Index CPI 111.00 Index Points Sep/14 111.00 2:111
Producer Prices 115.00 Index Points Sep/14 114.90 4:219
Producer Prices Change 6.88 percent Sep/14 7.20 5:9
Export Prices 223.90 Index Points May/14 226.60 2:227
Import Prices 192.20 Index Points May/14 194.00 2:194
Food Inflation 7.80 percent Oct/14 8.50 1:16
Core Consumer Prices 110.60 Index Points Sep/14 110.20 79:111
Core Inflation Rate 5.70 percent Oct/14 5.60 3:8
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 5.75 percent Nov/14 5.75 5:24
Interbank Rate 5.65 percent Nov/14 5.65 2:24
Money Supply M0 194586.00 ZAR Million Oct/14 190902.00 415:194586
Money Supply M1 1263085.00 ZAR Million Sep/14 1235270.00 1482:1263085
Money Supply M2 2218162.00 ZAR Million Sep/14 2158945.00 2887:2218162
Money Supply M3 2690393.00 ZAR Million Sep/14 2639984.00 4796:2690393
Foreign Exchange Reserves 531573.00 ZAR THO Million Oct/14 556838.00 153:556838
Loans to Private Sector 2765789.00 ZAR Million Sep/14 2752412.00 4051:2765789
Banks Balance Sheet 4126496.00 ZAR Million Sep/14 4040554.00 114781:4126496
Central Bank Balance Sheet 583507.00 ZAR Million Oct/14 605206.00 543:605206
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -2913.60 ZAR Million Sep/14 -16745.27 -24487:10328
Exports 90792.05 ZAR Million Sep/14 76789.63 56:90792
Imports 93705.65 ZAR Million Sep/14 93534.90 66:94716
Current Account -222000.00 ZAR Million May/14 -160970.00 -222000:14045
Current Account to GDP -5.80 percent Dec/13 -5.20 -8:6
External Debt 141837.00 USD Million Jun/14 141837.00 33262:141837
Tourist Arrivals 1277825.00  Mar/14 1203851.00 37430:1536881
Gold Reserves 125.13 Tonnes May/14 125.13 123:184
Crude Oil Production 3.00 BBL/D/1K Jul/14 3.00 2:58
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -4.00 percent of GDP Dec/13 -5.20 -7:1
Government Debt to GDP 46.10 percent Dec/13 42.50 28:46
Government Budget Value -13858.00 ZAR Million Sep/14 -423.00 -71492:30427
Government Spending 430169.00 ZAR Million May/14 428503.00 44897:430169
Credit Rating 57.44  :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence 46.00  Aug/14 41.00 10:91
Manufacturing PMI 50.07  Oct/14 50.80 34:64
Industrial Production 8.00 percent Sep/14 -1.00 -23:10
Industrial Production Mom 4.00 percent Sep/14 2.55 -9:11
Capacity Utilization 80.60 percent May/14 82.60 77:86
Changes in Inventories -12348.00 ZAR Million May/14 -14404.00 -42839:45990
Bankruptcies 151.00 Companies Sep/14 162.00 63:511
Total Vehicle Sales 59113.00 New Vehicles Oct/14 60589.00 30470:60589
Car Registrations 40663.00 Cars Oct/14 42915.00 5155:42915
Leading Economic Index 100.50 Index Points Aug/14 99.70 24:103
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence -1.00  Aug/14 4.00 -33:23
Retail Sales MoM -0.80 percent Sep/14 0.50 -5:4
Retail Sales YoY 2.30 percent Sep/14 2.00 -7:15
Consumer Spending 1346442.00 ZAR Million May/14 1341544.00 189019:1346442
Disposable Personal Income 2195118.00 ZAR Million May/14 2145156.00 3393:2195118
Personal Savings -3102.00 ZAR Million May/14 -2286.00 -22527:17075
Bank Lending Rate 9.25 percent Nov/14 9.25 6:26
Private Sector Credit 8.74 percent Sep/14 8.78 -2:36
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 28.00 percent Jan/14 28.00 28:37
Personal Income Tax Rate 40.00 percent Jan/14 40.00 40:40
Sales Tax Rate 14.00 percent Jan/14 14.00 14:14
Social Security Rate 3.00 percent Jan/14 3.00 3:3
Social Security Rate For Companies 2.00 percent Jan/14 2.00 2:2
Social Security Rate For Employees 1.00 percent Jan/14 1.00 1:1




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