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South Africa Direct Investment Abroad

1985 - 2017 | Quarterly | USD mn | CEIC

South Africa's Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 4.3 USD bn in Sep 2017, compared with a growth of 2.3 USD bn in the previous quarter. South Africa's Direct Investment Abroad: USD mn data is updated quarterly. It is available from Mar 1985 to Sep 2017 and averaged 193.5 USD mn throughout the period. The data reached an all-time high of 5.1 USD bn in Sep 2006 and a record low of -5.1 USD bn in Jun 2001. CEIC converts quarterly Direct Investment Abroad into USD. South African Reserve Bank provides Direct Investment Abroad in local currency. Federal Reserve Board average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions.

In the latest reports of South Africa, Current Account recorded a deficit of 2.1 USD bn in Sep 2017. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 1.5 USD bn in Sep 2017. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 6.7 USD bn in Sep 2017. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 88.4 USD bn in Sep 2017.

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What was South Africa's Direct Investment Abroad in Sep 2017?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

4,326.7

Sep 2017

2,304.4

Jun 2017

-5,055.3

Jun 2001

5,099.8

Sep 2006

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017

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Direct Investment Abroad: USD mn: Quarterly: South Africa

Series Details
Series ID

380490587

Name

Direct Investment Abroad: USD mn: Quarterly: South Africa

Country

South Africa

Frequency

Quarterly

Unit

USD mn

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Generate

First Date

Mar 1985

Last Date

Sep 2017

Last Updated

14 Dec 2017

Statistics
Mean

408.79

Variance

1,236,307.36

Standard deviation

1,111.89

Skewness

-0.01

Kurtosis

10.08

Coefficient variation

2.72

Median

193.54

Max
Sep 2006

NaN

Min
Jun 2001

NaN

Previous observation
Jun 2017

2,304.43

Last observation
Sep 2017

4,326.71

Number of Observations

131

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More Countries for Direct Investment Abroad

Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
United States

97,035.0

Sep 2017

102,315.0

Jun 2017

-64,855.0

Dec 2005

167,491.0

Mar 2007

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Canada

17,229.4

Sep 2017

13,761.7

Jun 2017

-1,197.5

Mar 2010

36,003.9

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1957 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
France

3,279.8

Nov 2017

3,700.5

Oct 2017

-8,874.0

Oct 2013

24,737.3

Mar 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2008 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Germany

9,020.2

Nov 2017

13,184.8

Oct 2017

-33,418.6

Dec 2008

41,621.6

Nov 1998

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1971 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Italy

2,175.1

Oct 2017

4,266.4

Sep 2017

-19,437.3

Jan 2008

40,252.3

Oct 2007

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1988 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Japan

7,474.2

Nov 2017

8,669.8

Oct 2017

-13,969.0

Aug 2016

43,955.4

Sep 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1996 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
United Kingdom

52,156.2

Sep 2017

21,794.3

Jun 2017

-109,035.9

Mar 2014

203,959.8

Mar 2000

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Austria

2,896.3

Sep 2017

-1,045.6

Jun 2017

-26,479.4

Dec 2010

72,530.7

Mar 2005

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Belgium

-4,884.3

Sep 2017

-5,515.5

Aug 2017

-40,286.9

Oct 2012

76,939.7

Dec 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2007 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Bulgaria

-97.8

Oct 2017

191.8

Sep 2017

-299.0

Oct 2009

804.6

Mar 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2007 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Cyprus

-1,490.2

Sep 2017

2,924.5

Jun 2017

-4,631.6

Dec 2011

42,580.6

Mar 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Czech Republic

546.9

Nov 2017

-296.2

Oct 2017

-2,984.2

May 2012

3,351.6

Dec 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2004 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Denmark

2,061.7

Nov 2017

538.9

Oct 2017

-19,865.3

Dec 2012

15,613.3

May 2000

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1999 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Estonia

42.4

Nov 2017

22.6

Oct 2017

-2,090.3

Jul 2011

492.5

Dec 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1999 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Finland

1,647.5

Nov 2017

1,638.6

Oct 2017

-13,913.6

Aug 2009

10,273.3

Jul 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2006 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Greece

87.9

Oct 2017

160.7

Sep 2017

-2,441.1

Jun 2016

2,886.6

Aug 2006

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2000 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Hungary

2,044.8

Sep 2017

-201.7

Jun 2017

-19,675.8

Dec 2010

73,375.1

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 1992 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Iceland

-3,598.5

Sep 2017

56.8

Jun 2017

-3,598.5

Sep 2017

4,143.6

Jun 2007

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Ireland

12,857.7

Sep 2017

24,896.6

Jun 2017

-4,247.5

Jun 2016

60,875.2

Dec 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Latvia

17.6

Nov 2017

-3.5

Oct 2017

-67.5

Jun 2009

115.3

Apr 2007

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2000 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Lithuania

230.6

Nov 2017

28.9

Oct 2017

-237.1

May 2012

476.9

Dec 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2004 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Argentina

280.4

Sep 2017

267.7

Jun 2017

-448.8

Sep 2002

1,123.7

Jun 1997

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1992 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Luxembourg

-255,383.3

Sep 2017

110,070.5

Jun 2017

-255,383.3

Sep 2017

426,513.0

Mar 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Malta

-1,776.9

Sep 2017

-1,657.6

Jun 2017

-2,512.3

Jun 2014

4,272.4

Jun 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Bolivia

34.7

Jun 2017

-100.4

Mar 2017

-142.5

Sep 2015

134.5

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Jun 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Netherlands

51,388.8

Sep 2017

29,350.9

Jun 2017

-64,151.2

Jun 2009

205,249.5

Jun 2006

USD mn

quarterly

Jun 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Norway

-5,789.6

Sep 2017

2,704.5

Jun 2017

-7,982.2

Dec 2009

18,585.0

Mar 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Brazil

-564.2

Nov 2017

495.8

Oct 2017

-5,197.3

Jan 2011

15,082.3

Oct 2006

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1995 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Poland

762.0

Nov 2017

336.0

Oct 2017

-43,695.0

Apr 2007

42,962.0

Jun 2007

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2004 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Chile

587.0

Nov 2017

779.3

Oct 2017

-6,111.5

Jun 2008

9,873.7

Sep 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Portugal

147.0

Oct 2017

471.6

Sep 2017

-9,772.3

Sep 2010

6,438.9

Apr 2003

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1996 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Colombia

856.4

Sep 2017

1,274.8

Jun 2017

-1,167.6

Dec 2012

4,694.9

Dec 2005

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Romania

-18.8

Nov 2017

-18.8

Oct 2017

-986.4

May 2016

921.7

Feb 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2005 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Slovakia

631.6

Oct 2017

476.3

Sep 2017

-1,409.4

Dec 2014

1,231.2

Mar 2009

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2008 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Slovenia

-124.6

Nov 2017

178.4

Oct 2017

-214.4

Dec 2015

345.4

Sep 2007

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Mexico

-346.5

Sep 2017

3,269.1

Jun 2017

-2,677.0

Jun 2010

6,605.9

Dec 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Spain

8,050.8

Sep 2017

4,110.9

Aug 2017

-7,530.8

Feb 2010

37,997.8

Oct 2007

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1990 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Panama

119.6

Sep 2017

103.0

Jun 2017

-247.6

Mar 2013

573.0

Dec 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Sweden

6,895.8

Sep 2017

11,615.3

Jun 2017

-7,281.3

Dec 2014

18,045.5

Mar 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1982 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Switzerland

-24,505.0

Sep 2017

-12,060.9

Jun 2017

-24,505.0

Sep 2017

46,144.2

Sep 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Peru

-78.5

Sep 2017

663.0

Jun 2017

-1,271.7

Dec 2015

779.4

Sep 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Uruguay

168.4

Sep 2017

159.1

Jun 2017

-1,146.6

Jun 2013

1,536.7

Jun 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Venezuela

272.0

Sep 2015

369.0

Jun 2015

-2,951.0

Jun 2011

1,713.0

Mar 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Sep 2015

Updated on Oct 2016
Algeria

46.8

2016

95.5

2015

-271.7

2013

533.9

2011

USD mn

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Australia

9,442.9

Sep 2017

-123.2

Jun 2017

-45,519.9

Jun 2005

11,906.9

Jun 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 1959 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Bangladesh

7.1

Jun 2017

23.8

Mar 2017

0.0

Jun 2010

29.0

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 1997 - Jun 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Brunei

507.9

2015

381.8

2014

-84.1

2010

859.1

2013

USD mn

yearly

1990 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Cambodia

40.0

Sep 2017

112.7

Jun 2017

-2.6

Mar 2005

112.7

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Bahrain

170.2

2016

496.8

2015

-1,791.5

2009

1,669.1

2007

USD mn

yearly

1982 - 2016

Updated on 2017
China

23,998.1

Sep 2017

20,541.0

Jun 2017

-754.0

Sep 2000

66,622.6

Dec 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Botswana

158.7

Jun 2017

155.6

Mar 2017

-54.7

Jun 2006

158.7

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Hong Kong

8,174.7

Sep 2017

42,502.7

Jun 2017

-5,695.1

Jun 2015

58,614.9

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
India

2,287.6

Sep 2017

3,062.1

Jun 2017

-3,016.3

Sep 2016

8,871.7

Mar 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Israel

1,742.0

Sep 2017

1,359.0

Jun 2017

-33.0

Sep 1983

10,961.3

Mar 2006

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Indonesia

785.8

Sep 2017

-107.8

Jun 2017

-12,870.3

Dec 2016

5,085.3

Dec 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Jordan

6.2

Sep 2017

6.5

Jun 2017

-104.1

Mar 2006

62.1

Dec 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
South Korea

2,777.4

Nov 2017

214.5

Oct 2017

-59.8

Aug 2001

6,660.2

Oct 2010

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1980 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Malawi

36.9

2012

49.6

2011

-1.3

2009

49.6

2011

USD mn

yearly

2003 - 2012

Updated on 2016
Malaysia

1,815.8

Sep 2017

3,591.9

Jun 2017

-721.6

Mar 2009

7,569.7

Sep 2010

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Macau

-66.4

2016

-219.9

2015

-593.4

2009

2,186.9

2013

USD mn

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017
New Zealand

-864.4

Sep 2017

346.0

Jun 2017

-2,192.9

Jun 2000

3,145.3

Jun 2007

USD mn

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Pakistan

2.0

Sep 2017

22.0

Jun 2017

-18.0

Dec 2013

143.0

Mar 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Philippines

139.5

Sep 2017

218.2

Aug 2017

-115.6

Nov 2005

3,284.1

Jun 2007

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Singapore

4,208.0

Sep 2017

4,504.4

Jun 2017

-64.0

Sep 2008

13,903.5

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Sri Lanka

18.5

Sep 2017

18.5

Jun 2017

13.2

Dec 2015

59.2

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Taiwan

3,075.0

Sep 2017

4,017.0

Jun 2017

1.0

Dec 1982

7,348.0

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Thailand

4,151.0

Sep 2017

5,529.4

Jun 2017

-2,304.3

Mar 2014

6,514.5

Dec 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Vietnam

100.0

Sep 2017

140.0

Jun 2017

15.0

Jun 2006

647.0

Jun 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Albania

-8.2

Sep 2017

-20.5

Jun 2017

-23.8

Mar 2017

186.1

Sep 2009

USD mn

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Armenia

6.3

Sep 2017

-6.3

Jun 2017

-6.3

Jun 2017

145.4

Jun 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Azerbaijan

575.7

Sep 2017

503.6

Jun 2017

0.0

Dec 2000

3,089.9

Dec 2007

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Belarus

26.2

Sep 2017

-9.0

Jun 2017

-206.7

Dec 2002

198.2

Dec 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina

26.0

Sep 2017

12.9

Jun 2017

-86.2

Jun 2009

75.7

Mar 2010

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Croatia

344.3

Sep 2017

40.3

Jun 2017

-549.2

Dec 2015

2,398.8

Jun 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Georgia

77.4

Sep 2017

45.6

Jun 2017

-92.0

Jun 2005

234.3

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Kazakhstan

570.1

Sep 2017

949.9

Jun 2017

-702.6

Mar 2014

3,230.2

Sep 2009

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Kyrgyzstan

0.0

Jun 2017

1.0

Mar 2017

-27.1

Mar 2010

75.1

Mar 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Macedonia

10.6

Sep 2017

10.9

Aug 2017

-113.3

Dec 2014

89.2

Jan 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Moldova

1.7

Sep 2017

6.7

Jun 2017

-4.0

Mar 2014

28.2

Dec 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Mongolia

2.6

Nov 2017

11.0

Oct 2017

-6.5

Sep 2009

87.9

Dec 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2009 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Mauritius

-3,172.0

Sep 2017

-3,143.0

Jun 2017

-16,761.3

Sep 2011

1,951.4

Mar 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Montenegro

4.7

Sep 2017

7.9

Jun 2017

-167.5

Mar 2016

69.7

Sep 2007

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Russia

9,079.3

Sep 2017

7,677.5

Jun 2017

-2,239.6

Jun 2013

65,550.1

Mar 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Serbia

10.5

Oct 2017

14.2

Sep 2017

-25.9

Jul 2016

59.6

Jul 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2013 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Turkey

349.0

Nov 2017

186.0

Oct 2017

-275.0

Jan 2006

2,018.0

Mar 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1992 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Ukraine

0.0

Nov 2017

0.0

Oct 2017

-67.0

May 2017

591.0

Mar 2010

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2010 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Morocco

115.0

Sep 2017

595.5

Jun 2017

-49.1

Dec 2005

595.5

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Nigeria

322.2

Sep 2017

313.7

Jun 2017

-269.0

Mar 2010

954.3

Dec 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Oman

-356.3

2016

-335.5

2015

-1,498.0

2010

83.2

2000

USD mn

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Qatar

393.4

Sep 2017

803.3

Jun 2017

-1,944.5

Mar 2012

4,687.6

Jun 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Saudi Arabia

1,374.4

Sep 2017

2,385.1

Jun 2017

-142.1

Dec 2007

4,490.5

Jun 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
South Africa

4,326.7

Sep 2017

2,304.4

Jun 2017

-5,055.3

Jun 2001

5,099.8

Sep 2006

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
United Arab Emirates

13,614.7

2016

16,691.6

2015

-57.7

1990

16,691.6

2015

USD mn

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Egypt

52.4

Sep 2017

27.4

Jun 2017

0.1

Jun 1996

701.5

Jun 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Kuwait

-142.4

Sep 2017

-6,192.6

Jun 2017

-6,192.6

Jun 2017

475.0

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
European Union

41,506.6

Oct 2017

16,063.6

Sep 2017

-187,901.6

Jul 2017

224,998.3

Oct 2013

USD mn

monthly

Apr 1999 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Kenya

157.7

2016

242.0

2015

39.0

2009

242.0

2015

USD mn

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Lebanon

45.0

Jun 2017

49.5

May 2017

-106.0

Jun 2008

488.0

Jul 2013

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2002 - Jun 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Kosovo

16.6

Sep 2017

8.0

Jun 2017

-11.3

Jun 2011

27.0

Sep 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018

More Indicators for South Africa

Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Government Debt: % of GDP

51.6

2016

49.3

2015

26.5

2008

51.6

2016

%

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Business Confidence: Net Balance

-2.8

Nov 2017

-3.4

Oct 2017

-29.8

Apr 2009

21.7

Apr 2002

% Point

monthly

Sep 1999 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Foreign Direct Investment

1,460.2

Sep 2017

293.8

Jun 2017

-1,430.4

Dec 2006

6,557.1

Jun 2001

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Total Imports Growth

2.4

Nov 2017

8.2

Oct 2017

-41.8

Jul 2009

67.1

Oct 2006

%

monthly

Oct 2005 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Money Supply M2

198,231.34

Nov 2017

198,191.86

Oct 2017

4,041.80

Mar 1965

246,531.71

Apr 2011

USD mn

monthly

Mar 1965 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Government Revenue

1,966.02

2022

1,820.48

2021

223.94

2000

1,966.02

2022

ZAR bn

yearly

2000 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Production

599,004.00

Dec 2016

288,372.00

Jun 2016

246,092.00

Jun 2014

615,658.00

Dec 2015

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2001 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Teledensity: Fixed Line

6.62

2016

7.72

2015

3.74

1960

12.43

1999

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Real GDP Growth

1.0

Sep 2017

0.6

Jun 2017

-4.5

Mar 1983

9.4

Sep 1967

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Labour Productivity Growth

-1.44

Sep 2017

-2.20

Jun 2017

-3.82

Dec 2015

8.38

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Domestic Credit Growth

7.5

Nov 2017

6.5

Oct 2017

-0.9

Apr 2010

30.1

Jul 1981

%

monthly

Mar 1966 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

312.5

2016

289.6

2015

0.2

2010

312.5

2016

%

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Total Imports

7,344.7

Nov 2017

7,288.6

Oct 2017

3,946.9

Feb 2005

9,975.4

Oct 2014

USD mn

monthly

Oct 2004 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

5.24

Nov 2017

5.26

Oct 2017

0.63

Jun 2010

15.64

Jan 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2009 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

6,859.74

2022

6,717.63

2021

1,792.07

1985

8,083.13

2011

USD

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

1,017.75

2016

683.92

2015

211.30

2000

1,075.15

2003

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Public Consumption: % of GDP

20.6

Sep 2017

20.4

Jun 2017

8.6

Jun 1963

21.5

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Retail Sales Growth

4.3

Oct 2017

4.6

Sep 2017

-6.0

Apr 2009

14.0

Sep 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Equity Market Index

59,504.7

Dec 2017

59,772.8

Nov 2017

60.7

Apr 1961

59,772.8

Nov 2017

02Jan2002=100

monthly

Jan 1960 - Dec 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Domestic Credit

263,321.0

Nov 2017

266,206.2

Oct 2017

6,566.0

Mar 1965

326,708.5

Jul 2011

USD mn

monthly

Mar 1965 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Non Performing Loans Ratio

2.8

Nov 2017

2.8

Oct 2017

2.1

Jan 2008

6.0

Nov 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2008 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Visitor Arrivals

8,904,000

2015

9,549,000

2014

4,488,000

1995

9,592,000

2008

Person

yearly

1995 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Core CPI Change

4.42

Nov 2017

4.53

Oct 2017

2.90

Feb 2011

8.33

May 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2009 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Government Expenditure

2,220.23

2022

2,069.97

2021

238.50

2000

2,220.23

2022

ZAR bn

yearly

2000 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

186,117.00

Dec 2016

91,771.00

Jun 2016

90,459.00

Jun 2012

241,455.00

Dec 2007

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Gold Production

140,000.00

2016

144,515.00

2015

140,000.00

2016

619,201.00

1993

kg

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Population

56.5

2017

55.6

2016

17.4

1960

56.5

2017

Person mn

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Household Debt: % of GDP

44.5

2016

46.2

2015

25.8

1980

54.2

2007

%

yearly

1969 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Short Term Interest Rate

7.56

Nov 2017

7.40

Oct 2017

4.92

Sep 2012

22.15

Feb 1985

% pa

monthly

Dec 1980 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Gold Reserves

5,158.00

Nov 2017

5,131.00

Oct 2017

147.32

May 1961

7,492.77

Sep 1980

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Government Net Debt

3,918.62

2022

3,605.52

2021

399.44

2000

3,918.62

2022

ZAR bn

yearly

2000 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

361,289.00

Dec 2016

180,690.00

Jun 2016

180,690.00

Jun 2016

481,558.00

Dec 2006

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
GDP Deflator Growth

5.5

Sep 2017

5.7

Jun 2017

0.0

Sep 1962

27.1

Mar 1980

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Unemployment Rate

27.70

Sep 2017

27.70

Jun 2017

21.50

Dec 2008

27.70

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Long Term Interest Rate

9.78

Nov 2017

9.60

Oct 2017

6.73

Apr 2013

10.65

Jun 2008

% pa

monthly

Aug 2006 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Total Exports

8,272.1

Nov 2017

7,605.4

Oct 2017

3,545.7

Jan 2006

10,098.9

Sep 2011

USD mn

monthly

Oct 2004 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Bank Lending Rate

10.25

18 Dec 2017

10.25

17 Dec 2017

4.50

16 Oct 1949

25.50

18 Oct 1998

% pa

daily

31 Dec 1948 - 18 Dec 2017

Updated on 18 Dec 2017
Consumer Confidence: Net Balance

-9.0

Jun 2017

-5.0

Mar 2017

-33.0

Jun 1985

23.0

Mar 2007

% Point

quarterly

Jun 1982 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
External Debt: % of GDP

48.3

2016

39.1

2015

18.9

2005

48.3

2016

%

yearly

1985 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Producer Price Index Growth

5.1

Nov 2017

5.0

Oct 2017

2.7

Feb 2015

8.8

Apr 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2013 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Trade Balance

927.5

Nov 2017

316.8

Oct 2017

-2,207.1

Oct 2007

2,192.5

Dec 2010

USD mn

monthly

Oct 2004 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Tax Revenue

5,719.73

Nov 2017

5,255.44

Oct 2017

1,487.03

Apr 2002

12,108.41

Mar 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1990 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

15,011.61

2022

14,640.36

2021

4,630.88

1980

15,011.61

2022

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Natural Gas: Consumption

0.50

2016

0.49

2015

0.02

1982

0.50

2016

Cub ft/Day bn

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2017
House Prices Growth

7.3

Nov 2016

6.5

Oct 2016

-9.0

Jul 1985

41.5

May 1981

%

monthly

Jan 1967 - Nov 2016

Updated on Dec 2016
Consumer Confidence Growth

1.6

Jun 2017

3.9

Mar 2017

-38.0

Jun 1985

30.0

Sep 1994

% Point

quarterly

Jun 1983 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Exchange Rate against USD

13.092

Dec 2017

14.043

Nov 2017

0.668

Jul 1974

16.325

Jan 2016

ZAR/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Foreign Exchange Reserves

42,372.0

Nov 2017

41,019.0

Oct 2017

5,584.0

Jan 2003

42,372.0

Nov 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2001 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Visitor Arrivals Growth

-6.8

2015

0.1

2014

-26.9

2009

15.2

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Non-Performing Loans

7,852.53

Oct 2017

8,107.26

Sep 2017

6,179.64

Jan 2008

19,976.47

Oct 2010

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2008 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

2.20

2022

2.20

2021

-2.14

1992

6.62

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Silver Production

69.00

2014

68.78

2013

67.30

2012

222.00

1986

Metric Ton

yearly

1986 - 2014

Updated on 2016
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-4.2

2016

-4.2

2015

-6.6

1993

0.7

2007

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

4.6

Nov 2017

4.8

Oct 2017

0.2

Jan 2004

20.9

Jan 1986

%

monthly

Jan 1958 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
External Debt

163,311.0

Sep 2017

158,533.0

Jun 2017

21,185.0

Dec 1988

163,311.0

Sep 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1985 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Real Effective Exchange Rate

83.1

Oct 2017

85.5

Sep 2017

63.9

Dec 2001

143.5

Aug 1983

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1970 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Gross National Product

84,845.80

Sep 2017

84,867.37

Jun 2017

1,723.40

Mar 1960

107,525.39

Jun 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Gross Savings Rate

16.3

Sep 2017

16.2

Jun 2017

14.4

Dec 2012

42.4

Mar 1980

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Labour Force Participation Rate

59.9

Sep 2017

59.9

Jun 2017

55.0

Dec 2010

60.5

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

-2.3

Sep 2017

-2.4

Jun 2017

-11.0

Mar 1971

13.9

Mar 1980

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
M2 Growth

5.2

Apr/2017

5.1

Mar/2017

-1.2

Feb/2010

37.5

Sep/1988

%

monthly

Mar/1966 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Private Consumption Expenditure

52,248.09

Sep 2017

51,476.91

Jun 2017

1,149.05

Mar 1960

65,512.40

Jun 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector

246.62

Jun 2017

240.19

Mar 2017

6.10

Mar 1965

290.48

Jun 2011

USD bn

quarterly

Mar 1965 - Jun 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Coal Production

142.44

2016

142.89

2015

74.86

1981

148.23

2014

TOE mn

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Investment: % of GDP

20.1

Sep 2017

19.5

Jun 2017

11.3

Dec 1993

40.6

Sep 1981

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Business Confidence Growth

-1.0

Nov 2017

3.8

Oct 2017

-37.3

Apr 2009

36.7

Feb 2010

% Point

monthly

Sep 2000 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

1.6

Sep 2017

0.3

Jun 2017

-2.1

Dec 2006

20.4

Jun 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Policy Rate

6.75

Dec 2017

6.75

Nov 2017

5.00

Dec 2013

13.50

May 2003

% pa

monthly

Nov 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

16,534.69

Sep 2017

16,209.95

Jun 2017

361.55

Jun 1960

20,848.09

Jun 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-15.84

2022

-15.16

2021

-21.57

2013

5.11

1987

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

28.59

2022

28.60

2021

9.24

1980

28.60

2020

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Aluminum: Exports

1,319,133.86

2016

1,048,009.24

2015

697,284.69

1998

2,201,370.62

2007

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Industrial Production Index Growth

2.1

Nov 2017

1.3

Oct 2017

-20.1

Apr 2009

23.2

Apr 1964

%

monthly

Jan 1962 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
External Debt: Short Term

33,995.0

Sep 2017

30,578.0

Jun 2017

7,736.0

Sep 2003

34,042.0

Dec 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
P/E ratio

21.18

Dec 2017

20.56

Nov 2017

15.89

Jun 2013

30.53

Jan 2017

NA

monthly

Apr 2013 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Tourism Revenue

312

Oct 2017

292

Sep 2017

172

Jun 2005

422

Jun 2010

USD mn

monthly

Sep 2004 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Employed Persons

16,191,669.89

Sep 2017

16,099,707.77

Jun 2017

13,647,783.70

Sep 2010

16,212,250.45

Mar 2017

Person

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-2.4

Dec 2017

7.2

Nov 2017

-37.9

Apr 2009

56.0

Aug 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

5.50

2022

5.50

2021

1.43

2004

18.41

1986

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

3.38

2022

3.38

2021

-18.52

2009

11.04

1993

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Credit to Households

115.67

Jun 2017

113.03

Mar 2017

94.82

Dec 2015

167.38

Jun 2011

USD bn

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

3,521,608.51

2016

3,662,848.03

2015

1,303,080.23

2001

4,139,209.90

2013

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Television

127,081.11

2016

161,984.38

2015

54,650.05

2002

319,224.24

2010

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Number of Subscriber Mobile

76,653,421.00

2016

87,999,492.00

2015

0.00

1988

87,999,492.00

2015

Person

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Oil Consumption

560.11

2016

582.89

2015

117.73

1965

582.89

2015

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Natural Gas: Imports

3,942.00

2016

3,749.00

2015

600.00

2003

3,942.00

2016

Cub m mn

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Container Port Throughput

4,355,320.00

2016

4,597,907.00

2015

3,726,313.00

2009

4,693,914.00

2013

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

37.35

2017

35.45

2016

23.13

2004

43.02

2013

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Exports: Medicament

1,573.66

2016

375.13

2015

375.13

2015

1,633.99

2008

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Medicament

398,723.63

2016

461,212.97

2015

14,505.80

2000

461,212.97

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Coal Consumption

85.11

2016

83.35

2015

24.34

1966

93.82

2009

TOE mn

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017
GDP per Capita

5,375.85

2016

5,849.76

2015

410.20

1957

8,066.35

2011

USD

yearly

1957 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Private Consumption: % of GDP

58.3

Sep 2017

58.4

Jun 2017

47.6

Jun 1980

66.9

Dec 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Total Deposits

276,915.14

Sep 2017

270,190.92

Aug 2017

35,325.12

Dec 1986

346,503.07

Jul 2011

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1986 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Imports: ICT Goods

7,000,632.54

2015

7,815,805.98

2014

2,857,675.86

2002

8,453,001.09

2013

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

434,837.24

2016

503,401.06

2015

171,106.37

1998

686,927.69

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exports: Television

121,803.34

2016

69,821.59

2015

10,048.24

2002

258,483.36

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Nominal Residential Property Price Index

143.11

Sep 2017

142.62

Jun 2017

1.08

Mar 1966

143.11

Sep 2017

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 1966 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Nominal Residential Property Price Index Growth

3.75

Sep 2017

3.18

Jun 2017

-8.82

Sep 1985

40.90

Jun 1981

%

quarterly

Mar 1967 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Real Residential Property Price Index

97.83

Sep 2017

98.22

Jun 2017

45.84

Mar 1997

120.10

Dec 2007

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 1966 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Real Residential Property Price Index Growth

-0.99

Sep 2017

-2.01

Jun 2017

-21.70

Sep 1985

30.93

Mar 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 1967 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

3,562,982.00

2016

4,131,055.00

2015

650,013.00

1960

5,492,838.00

1999

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Teledensity: Mobile

142.38

2016

164.51

2015

0.00

1988

164.51

2015

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Natural Gas Production: OPEC: Marketed Production

1,962.90

2016

2,003.00

2015

1,962.90

2016

3,744.00

2010

Cub m mn

yearly

2005 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

77,468.24

2016

73,312.91

2015

8,907.40

2000

80,522.77

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Minerals Production

319,271,916.00

2015

324,079,437.00

2014

293,820,974.00

2009

324,079,437.00

2014

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2015

Updated on 2017
National Government Debt

175,931.2

Nov 2017

178,959.4

Oct 2017

3,407.6

Feb 1960

183,666.6

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1960 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Monthly Earnings

1,498

Aug 2017

1,452

May 2017

968

Feb 2009

1,877

Aug 2011

USD

quarterly

Nov 2004 - Aug 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Nominal GDP

88,447.8

Sep 2017

87,178.9

Jun 2017

1,853.6

Mar 1960

110,183.2

Jun 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Current Account Balance

-2,065.7

Sep 2017

-2,096.6

Jun 2017

-6,055.6

Sep 2013

2,630.6

Mar 1980

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Electricity Production

21,786

Oct 2017

21,011

Sep 2017

10,439

Feb 1985

23,801

Jul 2007

GWh

monthly

Jan 1985 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

10.1

2016

9.2

2015

4.9

2004

10.1

2016

%

yearly

1994 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Liquid Assets Ratio

9.4

Sep 2017

9.5

Aug 2017

3.5

May 2002

10.0

Sep 1989

%

monthly

Mar 1988 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Household Debt

151,880.6

Sep 2017

149,802.9

Jun 2017

4,410.0

Mar 1969

205,443.3

Jun 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1969 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales

49,653

Nov 2017

51,022

Oct 2017

25,377

Apr 2003

63,675

Sep 2012

Unit

monthly

Jan 2003 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

5.8

Nov 2017

5.6

Oct 2017

2.4

Oct 2004

7.2

Dec 2015

NA

monthly

Oct 2004 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Foreign Portfolio Investment

6,709.94

Sep 2017

5,660.33

Jun 2017

-6,099.54

Dec 2008

8,648.38

Mar 2006

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Total Exports Growth

17.3

Nov 2017

17.9

Oct 2017

-33.4

Aug 2009

58.8

Oct 2008

%

monthly

Oct 2005 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Tourism Revenue Growth

1.2

Oct 2017

1.6

Sep 2017

-34.8

Jun 2011

49.4

Jun 2010

%

monthly

Sep 2005 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Nominal GDP Growth

6.52

Sep 2017

6.32

Jun 2017

4.33

Jun 1961

36.82

Sep 1980

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Public Consumption Expenditure

18,306.00

Sep 2017

18,017.91

Jun 2017

169.05

Mar 1960

22,057.67

Jun 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Money Supply M1

120,480.82

Nov 2017

120,826.36

Oct 2017

2,074.80

Mar 1965

132,547.77

Jul 2011

USD mn

monthly

Mar 1965 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

12.18

Sep 2017

12.02

Jun 2017

3.48

Dec 2003

13.52

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Population

61.14

2022

60.18

2021

29.08

1980

61.14

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Registered

9,600.41

2015

9,319.19

2014

6,872.00

2005

9,600.41

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector

8.80

Jun 2017

8.80

Mar 2017

7.60

Dec 2013

12.10

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Exports: ICT Goods

999,223.86

2015

1,440,959.55

2014

388,281.69

2002

1,440,959.55

2014

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017