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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
70 Corruption rank#64
84 Ease of doing business#81
South Africa


South Africa Major Economic Indicators

Indicator Data Period
GDP Value 420 USD Billion 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate 0.2 % 2Q/22
GDP Growth Rate -0.7 % 2Q/22
GDP per capita 5865 USD 2021
Inflation Rate YoY 7.6 % Oct/22
Interest Rate 7 % Nov/22
Unemployment Rate 32.9 % 3Q/22
Wages 24578 ZAR/Month | 1403.888 USD/Month 2Q/22
Balance of Trade -4314 ZAR Million | -0.246 B USD Oct/22
Current Account -86588 ZAR Million | -4.946 B USD 2Q/22
Foreign Exchange Reserves 58700 USD Million | 58.7 B USD Oct/22
Government Debt 78749 USD Million | 78.749 B USD 2Q/22


GDP Indicators

Indicator Data Period
GDP Value 420 USD Billion 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate 0.2 % 2Q/22
GDP Growth Rate -0.7 % 2Q/22
GDP per capita 5865 USD 2021
Gross National Product 4622796 ZAR Million | 264.053 USD Billion 2Q/22
GDP Constant Prices 4565988 ZAR Million | 260.808 B USD 2Q/22
GDP per capita PPP 13126 USD 2021
GDP From Agriculture  117365 ZAR Million | 6.704 B USD 2Q/22
GDP From Construction  105100 ZAR Million | 6.003 B USD 2Q/22
GDP From Manufacturing  509641 ZAR Million | 29.111 B USD 2Q/22
GDP From Mining  202227 ZAR Million | 11.551 B USD 2Q/22
GDP From Public Administration  370230 ZAR Million | 21.147 B USD 2Q/22
GDP From Services  1102660 ZAR Million | 62.984 B USD 2Q/22
GDP From Transport  357921 ZAR Million | 20.444 B USD 2Q/22
GDP From Utilities  102114 ZAR Million | 5.833 B USD 2Q/22


Budget Indicators

Indicator Data Period
Government Debt to GDP 69.9 % 2021
Government Budget Value -4863 ZAR Million | -0.278 USD Billion Sep/22
Government Spending 901380 ZAR Million | 51.487 USD Billion 2Q/22
Government Debt 78749 USD Million | 78.749 USD Billion 2Q/22
Government Revenues 135828 ZAR Million | 7.758 USD Billion Sep/22
Fiscal Expenditure  140691 ZAR Million | 8.036 B USD Sep/22
Government Budget to GDP -5.7 % 2021
Military Expenditure 3266 USD Million | 3.266 B USD 2021


Inflation Indicators

Indicator Data Period
Consumer Price Index (CPI) 106 index points Oct/22
Export Prices 180 index points 2Q/22
Food Inflation 12 % Oct/22
Gasoline Prices 1.33 USD/Liter Nov/22
Import Prices 154 index points 2Q/22
Inflation Rate YoY 7.6 % Oct/22
Producer Prices 125 index points Oct/22
Inflation Rate Mom 0.4 % Oct/22
Core Consumer Prices 105 Index Points Oct/22
Core Inflation Rate 5 % Oct/22
CPI Housing Utilities 104 Index Points Oct/22
CPI Transportation 112 Index Points Oct/22
Inflation Expectations 5.92 % 3Q/22
Producer Prices Change  16 % Oct/22


Trade Indicators

Indicator Data Period
Current Account to GDP 3.7 % 2021
Weapons Sales 37 USD Million 2020
Balance of Trade -4314 ZAR Million | -0.246 USD Billion Oct/22
Current Account -86588 ZAR Million | -4.946 USD Billion 2Q/22
Exports 159609 ZAR Million | 9.117 USD Billion Oct/22
External Debt 169320 USD Million | 169.32 USD Billion 2Q/22
Foreign Exchange Reserves 58700 USD Million | 58.7 USD Billion Oct/22
Imports 163923 ZAR Million | 9.363 USD Billion Oct/22
Terms of Trade  117 Index Points 2Q/22
Tourist Arrivals 792934 Persons | 0.793 Million Persons Sep/22


Money Indicators

Indicator Data Period
Bank Lending Rate 10.5 % Nov/22
Gold Reserves 125 Tonnes 3Q/22
Interbank Rate 7.2 % Dec/22
Interest Rate 7 % Nov/22
Loans to Private Sector 4411197 ZAR Million | 251.966 USD Billion Sep/22
Money Supply M0 353228 ZAR Million | 20.176 USD Billion Oct/22
Money Supply M1 2429923 ZAR Million | 138.797 USD Billion Sep/22
Money Supply M2 3828429 ZAR Million | 218.679 USD Billion Sep/22
Money Supply M3 4647000 ZAR Million | 265.435 USD Billion Sep/22
Central Bank Balance Sheet 1143182 ZAR Million | 65.298 B USD Oct/22
Deposit Interest Rate 5.6 % Sep/22
Foreign Direct Investment 26229 ZAR Billion | 1498.193 B USD 2Q/22


Labor Indicators

Indicator Data Period
Retirement Age Men 60 2022
Retirement Age Women 60 2022
Unemployment Rate 32.9 % 3Q/22
Wages 24578 ZAR/Month | 1403.888 USD/Month 2Q/22
Youth Unemployment Rate 59.6 % 3Q/22
Employed Persons 15765 Person | 0.016 Million Person 3Q/22
Employment Rate  39.1 % 3Q/22
Labor Force Participation Rate 58.3 % 3Q/22
Living Wage Family 11300 ZAR/Month | 655.744 USD/Month 2018
Living Wage Individual 6570 ZAR/Month | 381.26 USD/Month 2018
Unemployed Persons 7700 Thousand Persons | 7.7 Million Persons 3Q/22
Wages High Skilled 22600 ZAR/Month | 1311.488 USD/Month 2018
Wages in Manufacturing 21401 ZAR/Month | 1222.419 USD/Month 2Q/22
Wages Low Skilled  4380 ZAR/Month | 254.173 USD/Month 2018


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Production Indicators

Indicator Data Period
Crude Oil Production 1 BBL/D/1K Feb/19
Electricity Production 18504 GWh Sep/22
Industrial Production 2.9 % Sep/22
Mining Production -4.5 % Sep/22
Steel Production 292 Thousand Tonnes Dec/20
Industrial Production (MoM) 4.9 % Sep/22


Business Indicators

Indicator Data Period
Bankruptcies 170 companies Sep/22
Business Confidence 38 index points 4Q/22
Corruption Index 44 index points 2021
Corruption Rank 70 place 2021
Ease of Doing Business 84 place 2019
Manufacturing PMI 52.6 index points Nov/22
Competitiveness Index 62.44 Index Points 2019
Competitiveness Rank 60 2019
Composite PMI 49.5 Index Points Oct/22
Leading Economic Index  1.4 % Sep/22
Total Vehicle Sales 49413 Units | 0.049 M Units Nov/22


Consumer Indicators

Indicator Data Period
Consumer Confidence -20 index points 3Q/22
Retail Sales MoM 0.1 % Sep/22
Retail Sales YoY -0.6 % Sep/22
Consumer Spending 3068389 ZAR Million | 175.266 USD Billion 2Q/22
Disposable Personal Income 4139867 ZAR Million | 236.468 B USD 2Q/22
Households Debt To GDP 34 % 1Q/22
Households Debt To Income 66.1 % 2021