South Africa | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 11.55  Dec/14 11.55 0.67 : 12.45
Government Bond 10Y 7.83 percent Dec/14 7.83 5.77 : 20.69
Stock Market 49387 Index points Dec/14 49387 4308 : 52242
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 351 USD Billion Dec/13 351 7.36 : 404
GDP Growth Rate 1.4 percent Aug/14 1.4 -6.1 : 7.6
GDP Annual Growth Rate 1.4 percent Aug/14 1.4 -2.6 : 7.1
GDP Constant Prices 3004322 ZAR Million Aug/14 3004322 376298 : 3004322
Gross National Product 2898560 ZAR Million Aug/14 2898560 355030 : 2898560
GDP per capita 5916 USD Dec/13 5916 3395 : 5916
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 619196 ZAR Million Aug/14 619196 46980 : 619196
GDP per capita PPP 12106 USD Dec/13 12106 9151 : 12106
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 25.4 percent Aug/14 25.4 21.5 : 31.2
Employed Persons 8540000  Aug/14 8540000 3694977 : 8669000
Unemployed Persons 5151 Thousand Aug/14 5151 3873 : 5154
Labor Force Participation Rate 57.1 percent Aug/14 57.1 53.6 : 60.8
Wages 14911 ZAR Nov/14 14911 6742 : 14911
Wages in Manufacturing 14419 ZAR Aug/14 14419 6250 : 14419
Labour Costs 366 Index Points May/14 366 3.2 : 366
Population 52.98 Million Dec/13 52.98 17.4 : 52.98
Retirement Age Women 60  Jan/14 60 60 : 60
Retirement Age Men 60  Jan/14 60 60 : 65
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 5.8 percent Nov/14 5.8 0.2 : 20.9
Inflation Rate Mom percent Nov/14 0 -0.74 : 4.29
Consumer Price Index CPI 111 Index Points Nov/14 111 1.5 : 111
Producer Prices 115 Index Points Nov/14 115 4.1 : 219
Producer Prices Change 6.5 percent Nov/14 6.5 4.9 : 8.8
Export Prices 115 Index Points Aug/14 115 1.5 : 227
Import Prices 119 Index Points Aug/14 119 1.7 : 194
Food Inflation 7.6 percent Nov/14 7.6 0.73 : 15.75
Core Consumer Prices 111 Index Points Nov/14 111 78.5 : 111
Core Inflation Rate 5.8 percent Nov/14 5.8 2.9 : 8.34
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 5.75 percent Nov/14 5.75 5 : 23.99
Interbank Rate 5.66 percent Dec/14 5.66 1.58 : 23.5
Money Supply M0 199128 ZAR Million Nov/14 199128 415 : 199128
Money Supply M1 1227479 ZAR Million Oct/14 1227479 1482 : 1263085
Money Supply M2 2220629 ZAR Million Oct/14 2220629 2887 : 2220629
Money Supply M3 2693624 ZAR Million Oct/14 2693624 4796 : 2693624
Foreign Exchange Reserves 531585 ZAR THO Million Oct/14 531585 153 : 556838
Loans to Private Sector 2782109 ZAR Million Oct/14 2782109 4051 : 2782109
Banks Balance Sheet 4099315 ZAR Million Oct/14 4099315 114781 : 4126496
Central Bank Balance Sheet 587816 ZAR Million Nov/14 587816 543 : 605206
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -21327 ZAR Million Oct/14 -21327 -24487 : 10328
Exports 88996 ZAR Million Oct/14 88996 55.8 : 90629
Imports 110323 ZAR Million Oct/14 110323 66.1 : 110323
Current Account -230000 ZAR Million Aug/14 -230000 -235000 : 14045
Current Account to GDP -5.8 percent Dec/13 -5.8 -7.5 : 6
External Debt 141837 USD Million May/14 141837 33262 : 141837
Tourist Arrivals 1277825  Mar/14 1277825 37430 : 1536881
Gold Reserves 125 Tonnes May/14 125 123 : 184
Crude Oil Production BBL/D/1K Jul/14 3 2 : 58
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -4 percent of GDP Dec/13 -4 -7.4 : 1
Government Debt to GDP 46.1 percent Dec/13 46.1 27.8 : 46.1
Government Budget Value -25060 ZAR Million Oct/14 -25060 -71492 : 30427
Government Spending 616612 ZAR Million Aug/14 616612 44897 : 616612
Credit Rating 57.44  57.44 :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence 51  Nov/14 51 10.2 : 91
Manufacturing PMI 53.3  Nov/14 53.3 34.11 : 63.71
Industrial Production 2.2 percent Oct/14 2.2 -23.2 : 10.4
Industrial Production Mom 0.5 percent Oct/14 0.5 -8.66 : 10.79
Capacity Utilization 80.7 percent Aug/14 80.7 76.9 : 86.3
Changes in Inventories 1148 ZAR Million Aug/14 1148 -42839 : 45990
Bankruptcies 168 Companies Oct/14 168 63 : 511
Total Vehicle Sales 50862 New Vehicles Nov/14 50862 30470 : 60589
Car Registrations 33276 Cars Nov/14 33276 5155 : 42915
Leading Economic Index 99.9 Index Points Oct/14 99.9 23.9 : 103
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence Nov/14 0 -33 : 23
Retail Sales MoM 0.4 percent Oct/14 0.4 -5 : 4.2
Retail Sales YoY 3.4 percent Oct/14 3.4 -6.8 : 15.4
Consumer Spending 1833785 ZAR Million Aug/14 1833785 189019 : 1833785
Disposable Personal Income 2260875 ZAR Million Aug/14 2260875 3393 : 2260875
Personal Savings -52395 ZAR Million Aug/14 -52395 -54323 : 17075
Bank Lending Rate 9.25 percent Dec/14 9.25 5.5 : 25.5
Private Sector Credit 9.06 percent Oct/14 9.06 -2 : 36
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 28 percent Jan/14 28 28 : 36.89
Personal Income Tax Rate 40 percent Jan/14 40 40 : 40
Sales Tax Rate 14 percent Jan/14 14 14 : 14
Social Security Rate percent Jan/14 3 3 : 3
Social Security Rate For Companies percent Jan/14 2 2 : 2
Social Security Rate For Employees percent Jan/14 1 1 : 1




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