South Africa | Economic Indicators

Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 13.31 Aug/15 13.14 0.67 : 13.31
Government Bond 10Y 8.34 Aug/15 8.43 5.77 : 20.69
Stock Market 49967 Aug/15 49125 26739 : 55188
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 350 Dec/14 366 7.36 : 417
GDP Growth Rate -1.3 Jun/15 1.3 -6.1 : 7.6
GDP Annual Growth Rate 1.2 Jun/15 2.1 -2.6 : 7.1
GDP Constant Prices 3040592 Jun/15 3050345 565040 : 3050345
Gross National Product 2944705 Mar/15 2914842 504385 : 2944705
GDP per capita 6086 Dec/14 6090 3544 : 6090
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 627181 Mar/15 624408 73065 : 640491
GDP per capita PPP 12446 Dec/14 12454 9546 : 12454
GDP From Agriculture 67151 Jun/15 70444 33531 : 73705
GDP From Construction 104729 Jun/15 104674 14702 : 104729
GDP From Manufacturing 375681 Jun/15 381820 228221 : 391090
GDP From Mining 235540 Jun/15 239744 214554 : 251120
GDP From Public Administration 468073 Jun/15 467364 90907 : 468270
GDP From Services 606667 Jun/15 602667 66256 : 606667
GDP From Transport 256125 Jun/15 256027 89069 : 256125
GDP From Utilities 67318 Jun/15 67812 46747 : 70556
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 25 Jun/15 26.4 21.5 : 31.2
Employed Persons 8942000 Mar/15 8989000 3694977 : 8989000
Unemployed Persons 5230 Jun/15 5535 3873 : 5535
Labor Force Participation Rate 58.1 Jun/15 58.6 53.6 : 60.8
Wages 14911 Dec/14 14795 6742 : 14911
Wages in Manufacturing 14912 Mar/15 15184 6250 : 15184
Labour Costs 142 Dec/14 139 1.1 : 142
Population 54 Dec/14 52.98 17.4 : 54
Retirement Age Women 60 Dec/15 60 60 : 60
Retirement Age Men 60 Dec/15 60 60 : 65
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 5 Jul/15 4.7 0.2 : 20.9
Inflation Rate Mom 1 Jul/15 0.4 -0.74 : 4.29
Consumer Price Index CPI 116 Jul/15 115 1.5 : 116
Producer Prices 119 Jul/15 118 4.1 : 219
Producer Prices Change 3.3 Jul/15 3.7 2.61 : 8.8
Export Prices 127 Mar/15 132 0.6 : 135
Import Prices 133 Mar/15 136 1.2 : 143
Food Inflation 4.4 Jul/15 4.3 0.73 : 15.75
Core Consumer Prices 116 Jul/15 115 78.5 : 116
Core Inflation Rate 5.4 Jul/15 5.5 2.9 : 8.34
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 6 Jul/15 5.75 5 : 23.99
Interbank Rate 5.92 Aug/15 5.89 1.58 : 23.5
Money Supply M0 207914 Jul/15 203837 415 : 209636
Money Supply M1 1315412 Jun/15 1308850 1482 : 1315412
Money Supply M2 2305254 Jun/15 2312319 2887 : 2312319
Money Supply M3 2887071 Jun/15 2872594 4796 : 2887071
Foreign Exchange Reserves 579877 Jul/15 571210 153 : 579877
Loans to Private Sector 2950151 Jun/15 2966414 4051 : 2966414
Banks Balance Sheet 4437491 Jun/15 4384535 114781 : 4437491
Central Bank Balance Sheet 636062 Jul/15 625155 543 : 636062
Lending Rate 9.5 Aug/15 9.5 5 : 25.5
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade 5804 Jun/15 4944 -24487 : 10328
Exports 90280 Jun/15 88829 55.8 : 90854
Imports 84476 Jun/15 83885 66.1 : 110322
Current Account -188675 Mar/15 -198477 -231981 : 15627
Current Account to GDP -5.4 Dec/14 -5.8 -7.5 : 6
External Debt 144406 Mar/15 145082 33262 : 145082
Tourist Arrivals 1169290 Apr/15 1235571 37430 : 1536881
Gold Reserves 125 Mar/15 125 123 : 184
Crude Oil Production 3 Mar/15 3 2 : 58
Foreign Direct Investment 1695 Mar/15 1684 1 : 1719
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -3.8 Dec/14 -4 -7.4 : 1
Government Debt to GDP 39 Dec/14 37 27.8 : 43.5
Government Budget Value -69972 Jul/15 29891 -71492 : 30427
Government Spending 615646 Mar/15 618660 65991 : 618660
Credit Rating 57.44 :
Fiscal Expenditure 139021 Jul/15 86816 46 : 139021
Government Revenues 69049 Jul/15 116707 36 : 124581
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence 43 Jun/15 49 10.2 : 91
Manufacturing PMI 51.4 Jul/15 51.4 34.2 : 64.2
Industrial Production -0.4 Jun/15 -1.6 -23.2 : 10.4
Industrial Production Mom 0.9 Jun/15 -0.4 -8.66 : 10.79
Capacity Utilization 81.5 Mar/15 81.5 76.9 : 86.3
Changes in Inventories 8812 Mar/15 3770 -42839 : 45990
Bankruptcies 190 Jul/15 158 63 : 511
Total Vehicle Sales 53810 Jul/15 50038 18482 : 65689
Car Registrations 36506 Jul/15 33035 5155 : 42915
Competitiveness Index 4.35 Dec/15 4.37 4.31 : 4.54
Competitiveness Rank 56 Dec/15 53 35 : 56
Corruption Index 44 Dec/14 42 41 : 56.8
Corruption Rank 67 Dec/14 72 23 : 72
Ease of Doing Business 43 Dec/14 41 32 : 43
Leading Economic Index 94 Jun/15 93.4 23.9 : 103
Mining Production 1.1 Jun/15 2.7 -16.8 : 23.72
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence -15 Jun/15 -4 -33 : 23
Retail Sales MoM 0.1 Jun/15 0.1 -3.6 : 4.2
Retail Sales YoY 3.5 Jun/15 2.4 -6.2 : 15.5
Consumer Spending 1856394 Mar/15 1843463 260612 : 1856394
Disposable Personal Income 2314181 Mar/15 2296674 3393 : 2314181
Personal Savings -53708 Mar/15 -51439 -58737 : 27491
Bank Lending Rate 9.5 Aug/15 9.25 5.5 : 25.5
Private Sector Credit 8.14 Jun/15 9.42 -2 : 36
Gasoline Prices 1.09 Jul/15 1.1 0.43 : 1.44
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 28 Dec/15 28 28 : 37.8
Personal Income Tax Rate 41 Dec/15 40 40 : 41
Sales Tax Rate 14 Dec/15 14 14 : 14
Social Security Rate 3 Dec/14 3 3 : 3
Social Security Rate For Companies 2 Dec/14 2 2 : 2
Social Security Rate For Employees 1 Dec/14 1 1 : 1




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. 8/30/2015