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Economy of South Africa. Statistics, Data and Indicators

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South Africa
49BB Credit rank #60
137.89 Quality of life #38
69 Corruption rank#64
84 Ease of doing business#81
South Africa


South Africa Major Economic Indicators

Indicator Data Period
GDP Value 351 USD Billion 2019
GDP Annual Growth Rate -4.1 % 4Q/20
GDP Growth Rate 6.3 % 4Q/20
GDP per capita 7346 USD 2019
Inflation Rate YoY 3.2 % Mar/21
Interest Rate 3.5 % Mar/21
Unemployment Rate 32.5 % 4Q/20
Wages 23133 ZAR/Month | 1637.332 USD/Month 4Q/20
Balance of Trade 52769 ZAR Million | 3.735 B USD Mar/21
Current Account 197818 ZAR Million | 14.001 B USD 4Q/20
Foreign Exchange Reserves 53689 USD Million | 53.689 B USD Apr/21
Government Debt 78295 USD Million | 78.295 B USD 4Q/20


GDP
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351
USD Billion
#37 from 174 countries
GDP per capita
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7346
USD
#78 from 169 countries


GDP Indicators

Indicator Data Period
GDP Value 351 USD Billion 2019
GDP Annual Growth Rate -4.1 % 4Q/20
GDP Growth Rate 6.3 % 4Q/20
GDP per capita 7346 USD 2019
Gross National Product 3083515 ZAR Million | 218.248 USD Billion 4Q/20
GDP Constant Prices 3006813 ZAR Million | 212.819 B USD 4Q/20
GDP per capita PPP 12482 USD 2019
GDP From Agriculture  81675 ZAR Million | 5.781 B USD 4Q/20
GDP From Construction  82048 ZAR Million | 5.807 B USD 4Q/20
GDP From Manufacturing  368775 ZAR Million | 26.102 B USD 4Q/20
GDP From Mining  217192 ZAR Million | 15.373 B USD 4Q/20
GDP From Public Administration  491142 ZAR Million | 34.763 B USD 4Q/20
GDP From Services  620298 ZAR Million | 43.904 B USD 4Q/20
GDP From Transport  232981 ZAR Million | 16.49 B USD 4Q/20
GDP From Utilities  63350 ZAR Million | 4.484 B USD 4Q/20


Budget Indicators

Indicator Data Period
Government Debt to GDP 83 % 2020
Government Budget Value 21257 ZAR Million | 1.505 USD Billion Mar/21
Government Spending 655551 ZAR Million | 46.399 USD Billion 4Q/20
Government Debt 78295 USD Million | 78.295 USD Billion 4Q/20
Government Revenues 146977 ZAR Million | 10.403 USD Billion Mar/21
Fiscal Expenditure  125719 ZAR Million | 8.898 B USD Mar/21
Government Budget to GDP -6.3 % 2019
Military Expenditure 3617 USD Million | 3.617 B USD 2019


Inflation Indicators

Indicator Data Period
Consumer Price Index (CPI) 119 index points Mar/21
Export Prices 196 index points 4Q/20
Food Inflation 5.7 % Mar/21
Gasoline Prices 1.2 USD/Liter Apr/21
Import Prices 164 index points 4Q/20
Inflation Rate YoY 3.2 % Mar/21
Producer Prices 103 index points Mar/21
Inflation Rate Mom 0.7 % Mar/21
Core Consumer Prices 118 Index Points Mar/21
Core Inflation Rate 2.5 % Mar/21
CPI Housing Utilities 118 Index Points Mar/21
CPI Transportation 120 Index Points Mar/21
Inflation Expectations 4.21 % 1Q/21
Producer Prices Change  5.2 % Mar/21


Trade Indicators

Indicator Data Period
Current Account to GDP 2.2 % 2020
Weapons Sales 37 USD Million 2020
Balance of Trade 52769 ZAR Million | 3.735 USD Billion Mar/21
Current Account 197818 ZAR Million | 14.001 USD Billion 4Q/20
Exports 168286 ZAR Million | 11.911 USD Billion Mar/21
External Debt 170836 USD Million | 170.836 USD Billion 4Q/20
Foreign Exchange Reserves 53689 USD Million | 53.689 USD Billion Apr/21
Imports 115517 ZAR Million | 8.176 USD Billion Mar/21
Terms of Trade  120 Index Points 4Q/20
Tourist Arrivals 136510 Persons | 0.137 Million Persons Feb/21


Money Indicators

Indicator Data Period
Bank Lending Rate 7 % Apr/21
Gold Reserves 125 Tonnes 4Q/20
Interbank Rate 3.68 % May/21
Interest Rate 3.5 % Mar/21
Loans to Private Sector 3935120 ZAR Million | 278.524 USD Billion Mar/21
Money Supply M0 290539 ZAR Million | 20.564 USD Billion Apr/21
Money Supply M1 2249170 ZAR Million | 159.194 USD Billion Mar/21
Money Supply M2 3468716 ZAR Million | 245.513 USD Billion Mar/21
Money Supply M3 4111730 ZAR Million | 291.024 USD Billion Mar/21
Central Bank Balance Sheet 877277 ZAR Million | 62.093 B USD Apr/21
Deposit Interest Rate 3.75 % Feb/21
Foreign Direct Investment 16010 ZAR Billion | 1133.173 B USD 4Q/20


Labor Indicators

Indicator Data Period
Retirement Age Men 60 2020
Retirement Age Women 60 2020
Unemployment Rate 32.5 % 4Q/20
Wages 23133 ZAR/Month | 1637.332 USD/Month 4Q/20
Youth Unemployment Rate 61.3 % 3Q/20
Employed Persons 15024 Person | 0.015 Million Person 4Q/20
Employment Rate  38.2 % 4Q/20
Labor Force Participation Rate 56.6 % 4Q/20
Living Wage Family 11300 ZAR/Month | 655.744 USD/Month 2018
Living Wage Individual 6570 ZAR/Month | 381.26 USD/Month 2018
Unemployed Persons 7233 Thousand Persons | 7.233 Million Persons 4Q/20
Wages High Skilled 22600 ZAR/Month | 1311.488 USD/Month 2018
Wages in Manufacturing 19788 ZAR/Month | 1400.576 USD/Month 4Q/20
Wages Low Skilled  4380 ZAR/Month | 254.173 USD/Month 2018


Taxes



Production Indicators

Indicator Data Period
Crude Oil Production 1 BBL/D/1K Feb/19
Electricity Production 20466 GWh Mar/21
Industrial Production 4.6 % Mar/21
Mining Production 21.3 % Mar/21
Steel Production 292 Thousand Tonnes Dec/20
Industrial Production (MoM) 3.4 % Mar/21


Business Indicators

Indicator Data Period
Bankruptcies 216 companies Mar/21
Business Confidence 35 index points 1Q/21
Corruption Index 44 index points 2020
Corruption Rank 69 place 2020
Ease of Doing Business 84 place 2019
Manufacturing PMI 56.2 index points Apr/21
Competitiveness Index 62.44 Index Points 2019
Competitiveness Rank 60 2019
Composite PMI 53.7 Index Points Apr/21
Leading Economic Index  2 % Feb/21
Total Vehicle Sales 35779 Units | 0.036 M Units Apr/21


Consumer Indicators

Indicator Data Period
Consumer Confidence -9 index points 1Q/21
Retail Sales MoM 6.9 % Feb/21
Retail Sales YoY 2.3 % Feb/21
Consumer Spending 1917965 ZAR Million | 135.752 USD Billion 4Q/20
Disposable Personal Income 3145736 ZAR Million | 222.652 B USD 4Q/20
Households Debt To GDP 35.8 % 3Q/20
Households Debt To Income 77.1 % 2020


Government Debt
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78.295
USD Billion
#31 from 65 countries
Balance of Trade
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3.735
USD Billion
#40 from 173 countries


Gold Reserves
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125
Tonnes
#30 from 114 countries
Foreign Exchange Reserves
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53.689
USD Billion
#36 from 114 countries


Government Budget Value
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1.505
USD Billion
#66 from 113 countries
Inflation Rate
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3.2
%
#47 from 174 countries


Interest Rate
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3.5
%
#49 from 159 countries
Bank Lending Rate
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7%
#9 from 55 countries


Unemployment Rate
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32.5
%
#5 from 171 countries
Wages
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1637.332
USD/Month
#36 from 82 countries


Retirement Age
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60
60
men
women
Taxes
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28%
45%
company profits
income of individuals