South Africa Business Confidence: Net Balance

1999 - 2020 | Monthly | % Point | CEIC Data

South Africa Business Confidence: Net Balance added 0.6% points in Dec 2020, compared with an increase of 5.2 % points in the previous month. South Africa Business Confidence: Net Balance is updated monthly, available from Sep 1999 to Dec 2020, with an averaged number of 1.7 % points. The data reached an all-time high of 21.8 % points in Oct 2020 and a record low of -39.4 % points in Apr 2020. CEIC calculates Business Confidence Net Balance by rescaling monthly Purchasing Managers' Index. Bureau for Economic Research provides Purchasing Managers' Index with range from 0 to 100 with neutral point 50. Business Confidence covers Manufacturing sector only.

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South Africa Business Confidence: Net Balance

What was South Africa's Business Confidence: Net Balance in Dec 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
0.6 Dec 2020 5.2 Nov 2020 -39.4 Apr 2020 21.8 Oct 2020 % Point monthly Sep 1999 - Dec 2020

Business Confidence: Net Balance by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (% Point) -22.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2002 - Sep 2020
Armenia (% Point) 7.4 Jun 2016 quarterly Sep 2005 - Jun 2016
Australia (% Point) 4.2 Nov 2020 monthly Aug 2006 - Nov 2020
Austria (% Point) -8.0 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1985 - Dec 2020
Belarus (% Point) 8.2 Aug 2014 monthly Dec 2005 - Aug 2014
Belgium (% Point) -8.0 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1980 - Nov 2020
Brazil (% Point) 26.0 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2009 - Nov 2020
Bulgaria (% Point) -10.4 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1993 - Dec 2020
Canada (% Point) -6.6 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 2000 - Dec 2020
Chile (% Point) 6.1 Oct 2020 monthly Nov 2003 - Oct 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -8.4 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 1990 - Jun 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -2,561.674 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 1990 - Sep 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 6,262.205 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1990 - Nov 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 21.0 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1990 - Jun 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 247,941.9 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1960 - Nov 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 69.4 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 1960 - Jun 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (ZAR bn) 2,161.643 2025 yearly 2000 - 2025
Forecast: Government Net Debt (ZAR bn) 5,647.554 2025 yearly 2000 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (ZAR bn) 1,957.719 2025 yearly 2000 - 2025
National Govt Balance (ZAR mn) -21,403.285 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1990 - Nov 2020
National Govt Expenditure (ZAR mn) 120,621.480 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1990 - Nov 2020
National Govt Revenue (ZAR mn) 99,218.195 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1990 - Nov 2020
National Govt Debt: Gross: Foreign (ZAR mn) 404,803.000 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1960 - Nov 2020
National Govt Debt: Gross (ZAR mn) 3,826,364.000 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1960 - Nov 2020
National Govt Debt: Gross: Domestic (ZAR mn) 3,421,561.000 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1960 - Nov 2020

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