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South Africa Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

2001 - 2017 | Quarterly | % | CEIC

South Africa’s Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP was reported at 12.22 % in Dec 2017. This records an increase from the previous number of 12.12 % for Sep 2017. South Africa’s Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP data is updated quarterly, averaging 9.93 % from Mar 2001 to Dec 2017, with 68 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 13.50 % in Sep 2016 and a record low of 3.48 % in Dec 2003. South Africa’s Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP data remains active status in CEIC and is generated by CEIC. The data is categorized under World Trend Plus’s Global Economic Monitor – Table: Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of Nominal GDP: Middle East and Africa. CEIC calculates quarterly Foreign Exchange Reserves as % of Nominal GDP from monthly Foreign Exchange Reserves and quarterly Nominal GDP. South African Reserve Bank provides Foreign Exchange Reserves in USD. Statistics South Africa provides Nominal GDP in local currency. Federal Reserve Board average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions.

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What was South Africa's Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP in Dec 2017?

Last

12.22

Dec 2017
Previous

12.12

Sep 2017
Min

3.48

Dec 2003
Max

13.50

Sep 2016
Unit

%

Frequency

quarterly

Range

Mar 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 20 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

12.22

Dec 2017

12.12

Sep 2017

3.48

Dec 2003

13.50

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 20 Apr 2018

View South Africa's Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP from Mar 2001 to Dec 2017 in the chart:

South Africa Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

Series Details
Series ID

384177767

Name

South Africa Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

Country

South Africa

Frequency

Quarterly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Generated

First Date

Mar 2001

Last Date

Dec 2017

Last Updated

20 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

9.00

Variance

8.51

Standard deviation

2.92

Skewness

-0.50

Kurtosis

-1.07

Coefficient variation

0.32

Median

9.93

Max
Sep 2016

13.50

Min
Dec 2003

3.48

Previous observation
Sep 2017

12.12

Last observation
Dec 2017

12.22

Number of Observations

68

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Dec 2008 - Dec 2017

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1990

107.30

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Dec 2017

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1.54

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15.83

Dec 2017

16.59

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Dec 2001 - Dec 2017

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9.94

Sep 2017

4.89

Jun 2017

4.65

Sep 2016

23.83

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%

quarterly

Dec 2007 - Sep 2017

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Bangladesh

12.65

2017

12.75

2016

4.74

2006

12.75

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

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Belarus

8.01

Mar 2018

8.91

Dec 2017

2.90

Mar 2011

9.23

Jun 2012

%

quarterly

Dec 2009 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-20
Belgium

1.92

Dec 2017

1.88

Sep 2017

1.45

Sep 2008

3.66

Dec 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-27
Bolivia

21.86

Dec 2017

22.12

Sep 2017

5.17

Mar 2003

43.27

Sep 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-03
Bosnia and Herzegovina

32.78

Dec 2017

32.11

Sep 2017

21.98

Jun 2012

32.78

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Dec 2008 - Dec 2017

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45.75

Dec 2017

43.79

Sep 2017

43.00

Mar 2017

124.15

Dec 1998

%

quarterly

Jun 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-08
Brazil

18.01

Mar 2018

17.78

Dec 2017

4.95

Dec 2000

20.20

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Brunei

24.24

Dec 2017

23.38

Sep 2017

15.77

Mar 2014

28.71

Jun 2016

%

quarterly

Dec 2013 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Bulgaria

42.46

Dec 2017

44.66

Sep 2017

25.30

Sep 2003

44.82

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Sep 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Cambodia

41.14

2016

37.39

2015

0.34

1993

41.14

2016

%

yearly

1993 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Canada

4.63

Dec 2017

4.59

Sep 2017

2.52

Dec 2006

4.87

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Jun 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-03
Chile

13.68

Dec 2017

13.66

Sep 2017

9.58

Mar 2007

22.89

Mar 2003

%

quarterly

Dec 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
China

24.60

Mar 2018

25.60

Dec 2017

3.43

Sep 1993

47.45

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Dec 1992 - Mar 2018

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Colombia

14.71

Dec 2017

15.09

Sep 2017

8.43

Dec 2000

16.76

Jun 2016

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Croatia

33.35

Dec 2017

32.17

Sep 2017

15.42

Mar 2001

33.35

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Cyprus

0.31

Dec 2017

0.33

Sep 2017

0.10

Jun 2013

26.75

Mar 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-04
Czech Republic

67.29

Dec 2017

70.60

Sep 2017

15.00

Sep 2008

71.27

Jun 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Denmark

20.27

Dec 2017

20.19

Sep 2017

8.38

Sep 2008

36.06

Mar 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
Ecuador

1.57

Dec 2017

1.15

Sep 2017

0.54

Dec 2012

9.50

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-27
Egypt

13.93

Dec 2017

14.00

Sep 2017

2.74

Mar 2013

21.64

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Dec 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Estonia

0.90

Dec 2017

0.91

Sep 2017

0.46

Dec 2011

19.91

Jun 2010

%

quarterly

Sep 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
European Union

1.46

Dec 2017

1.47

Sep 2017

1.04

Jun 2008

2.70

Sep 2000

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Finland

2.38

Dec 2017

2.45

Sep 2017

1.97

Dec 2010

6.08

Sep 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-03
France

1.62

Mar 2018

1.50

Dec 2017

0.82

Mar 2009

1.81

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Georgia

18.66

Dec 2017

18.94

Sep 2017

2.98

Jun 1999

20.61

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Dec 1996 - Dec 2017

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0.96

Dec 2017

1.00

Sep 2017

0.96

Dec 2017

5.54

Sep 1992

%

quarterly

Dec 1991 - Dec 2017

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1.07

Dec 2017

1.08

Sep 2017

0.01

Dec 2011

1.14

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
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126.21

Dec 2017

124.43

Sep 2017

57.32

Jun 2000

126.21

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Dec 2017

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Hungary

19.62

Dec 2017

19.19

Sep 2017

15.19

Sep 2008

37.91

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2017

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Iceland

25.43

Dec 2017

25.51

Sep 2017

3.76

Mar 2003

55.27

Dec 2011

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Dec 2017

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15.27

Dec 2017

15.45

Sep 2017

13.34

Sep 2013

16.07

Jun 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2017

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11.61

Mar 2018

12.22

Dec 2017

9.62

Sep 2013

13.68

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-07
Ireland

0.59

Dec 2017

0.56

Sep 2017

0.00

Jun 2013

5.36

Jun 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Israel

31.83

Dec 2017

32.20

Sep 2017

15.57

Jun 2008

32.25

Jun 2017

%

quarterly

Dec 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
Italy

1.88

Dec 2017

1.91

Sep 2017

1.11

Mar 2008

2.16

Sep 2000

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Ivory Coast

0.01

2017

0.01

2016

0.01

2016

10.20

1978

%

yearly

1962 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Japan

24.68

Dec 2017

24.64

Sep 2017

17.78

Jun 2011

27.00

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
Jordan

33.12

Dec 2017

30.46

Sep 2017

11.58

Jun 1993

51.70

Sep 2003

%

quarterly

Dec 1992 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Kazakhstan

10.95

Dec 2017

12.72

Sep 2017

8.16

Sep 2013

23.42

Mar 2007

%

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Kenya

9.78

Dec 2017

10.60

Sep 2017

9.53

Sep 2011

14.60

Jun 2014

%

quarterly

Dec 2009 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
South Korea

24.75

Dec 2017

25.02

Sep 2017

3.52

Dec 1997

29.11

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 1971 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Kosovo

13.04

Dec 2017

15.19

Sep 2017

8.79

Mar 2015

15.19

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
Kuwait

26.17

2017

26.12

2016

1.43

1967

28.36

1991

%

yearly

1964 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Kyrgyzstan

21.53

Dec 2017

21.90

Sep 2017

14.05

Sep 2001

30.83

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Laos

6.81

2014

5.96

2013

5.96

2013

12.27

2007

%

yearly

2002 - 2014

Updated on 2018-04-20
Latvia

12.94

Dec 2017

11.86

Sep 2017

9.44

Sep 2016

30.82

Sep 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-01
Lebanon

77.72

2015

81.99

2014

51.64

2007

83.53

2012

%

yearly

2004 - 2015

Updated on 2018-04-25
Lithuania

7.99

Dec 2017

3.45

Sep 2017

1.80

Mar 2015

18.93

Dec 2007

%

quarterly

Dec 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Luxembourg

0.26

Dec 2017

0.27

Sep 2017

0.00

Mar 1999

1.10

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Macau

40.05

Dec 2017

40.03

Sep 2017

28.11

Jun 2014

92.69

Dec 2011

%

quarterly

Dec 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-08
Macedonia

20.80

Dec 2017

20.36

Sep 2017

11.38

Dec 2000

26.18

Sep 2014

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Malawi

10.42

2015

9.88

2014

2.32

2009

10.42

2015

%

yearly

2002 - 2015

Updated on 2018-04-20
Malaysia

31.40

Dec 2017

31.96

Sep 2017

28.63

Sep 2015

46.06

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Malta

5.00

Dec 2017

5.00

Sep 2017

2.18

Jun 2010

48.38

Dec 2003

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Mauritius

40.71

Dec 2017

37.96

Sep 2017

17.27

Dec 2008

40.71

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Dec 2006 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Mexico

14.29

Dec 2017

14.63

Sep 2017

4.84

Jun 2000

15.75

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-27
Moldova

34.10

Dec 2017

34.19

Sep 2017

13.12

Jun 2004

35.37

Dec 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Mongolia

24.87

Dec 2017

13.07

Sep 2017

8.58

Sep 2016

31.45

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Montenegro

21.36

Dec 2017

19.02

Sep 2017

7.21

Jun 2012

22.95

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Morocco

21.47

Dec 2017

20.30

Sep 2017

14.98

Sep 2012

28.56

Dec 2007

%

quarterly

Dec 2007 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-03
Nepal

36.23

2017

39.23

2016

15.88

2011

39.23

2016

%

yearly

2002 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Netherlands

0.57

Dec 2017

0.59

Sep 2017

0.57

Dec 2017

1.83

Sep 2000

%

quarterly

Sep 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
New Zealand

9.61

Dec 2017

9.88

Sep 2017

6.40

Sep 2005

13.46

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Sep 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Nigeria

10.57

Dec 2017

9.06

Sep 2017

5.29

Mar 2015

10.57

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Norway

15.77

Dec 2017

15.36

Sep 2017

9.00

Dec 2012

16.24

Jun 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
Oman

21.94

Dec 2017

23.48

Sep 2017

13.50

Dec 2006

32.08

Jun 2016

%

quarterly

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Pakistan

5.56

2017

6.31

2016

1.66

2001

10.68

2003

%

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Panama

3.95

Dec 2017

4.62

Sep 2017

3.95

Dec 2017

10.65

Mar 2009

%

quarterly

Dec 2007 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Paraguay

24.58

Sep 2017

25.67

Jun 2017

4.84

Mar 1998

25.67

Jun 2017

%

quarterly

Dec 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Peru

28.18

Dec 2017

29.38

Sep 2017

2.65

Dec 1990

32.42

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Dec 1990 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-07
Philippines

22.84

Dec 2017

23.02

Sep 2017

14.18

Sep 2004

30.11

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-07
Poland

20.49

Dec 2017

21.17

Sep 2017

11.04

Dec 2008

23.25

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Portugal

3.77

Dec 2017

4.26

Sep 2017

0.15

Dec 2011

7.86

Mar 2002

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Qatar

7.86

Dec 2017

9.11

Sep 2017

7.86

Dec 2017

24.07

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Romania

17.22

Dec 2017

17.60

Sep 2017

17.22

Dec 2017

26.34

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Jun 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Russia

21.97

Dec 2017

22.46

Sep 2017

15.75

Dec 2014

25.48

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Dec 2011 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Saudi Arabia

70.98

Dec 2017

70.22

Sep 2017

27.52

Dec 2003

95.42

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Dec 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
Serbia

25.15

Dec 2017

27.62

Sep 2017

13.59

Mar 2004

35.91

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Singapore

85.68

Dec 2017

86.04

Sep 2017

77.20

Jun 2001

101.28

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-27
Slovakia

1.62

Dec 2017

1.43

Sep 2017

0.02

Dec 2012

35.91

Mar 2005

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Slovenia

0.68

Dec 2017

0.72

Sep 2017

0.43

Mar 2013

27.85

Dec 2002

%

quarterly

Dec 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
South Africa

12.22

Dec 2017

12.12

Sep 2017

3.48

Dec 2003

13.50

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Spain

3.70

Dec 2017

3.58

Sep 2017

0.61

Jun 2008

11.59

Dec 1997

%

quarterly

Dec 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Sri Lanka

7.98

Dec 2017

7.34

Sep 2017

5.01

Mar 2017

11.70

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Sudan

0.00

2016

0.00

2015

0.00

2016

17.34

1960

%

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Sweden

9.91

Dec 2017

10.16

Sep 2017

4.76

Mar 2009

10.39

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Switzerland

112.28

Dec 2017

111.01

Sep 2017

7.91

Sep 2008

112.28

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Syria

31.63

2010

31.36

2009

0.52

2004

61.46

2005

%

yearly

1990 - 2010

Updated on 2018-04-25
Taiwan

78.16

Mar 2018

78.69

Dec 2017

24.31

Sep 1984

88.62

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Sep 1984 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Tajikistan

8.60

Dec 2017

8.66

Sep 2017

0.29

Mar 2016

9.86

Sep 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Thailand

42.56

Dec 2017

43.32

Sep 2017

16.21

Sep 1997

49.16

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Dec 1993 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Tunisia

13.44

Dec 2017

13.96

Sep 2017

6.58

Mar 2002

23.17

Sep 2009

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Turkey

9.69

Dec 2017

10.63

Sep 2017

6.54

Jun 2001

11.93

Mar 2007

%

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Ukraine

13.88

Dec 2017

13.86

Sep 2017

4.92

Dec 2014

25.73

Sep 2010

%

quarterly

Dec 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
United Arab Emirates

24.20

2016

25.86

2015

2.75

1977

29.92

2007

%

yearly

1973 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
United Kingdom

4.88

Dec 2017

4.80

Sep 2017

1.24

Mar 2009

4.88

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Sep 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-27
United States

0.23

Mar 2018

0.22

Dec 2017

0.00

Dec 1974

0.87

Dec 1990

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Uruguay

26.28

Dec 2017

25.58

Sep 2017

15.71

Dec 2006

31.78

Jun 2015

%

quarterly

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
Venezuela

0.53

2015

0.77

2014

0.53

2015

18.69

2003

%

yearly

1997 - 2015

Updated on 2018-04-30
Vietnam

21.75

2017

17.62

2016

6.37

1995

30.36

2007

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
Yemen

14.50

2013

18.13

2012

0.62

1993

36.75

2003

%

yearly

1991 - 2013

Updated on 2018-04-20

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quarterly

Jun 1983 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-25
Consumer Confidence: Net Balance

26.0

Mar 2018

-8.0

Dec 2017

-33.0

Jun 1985

26.0

Mar 2018

% Point

quarterly

Jun 1982 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-25
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

3.8

Mar 2018

4.0

Feb 2018

0.2

Jan 2004

20.9

Jan 1986

%

monthly

Jan 1958 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-20
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 2017-10-25
Core CPI Change

4.11

Mar 2018

4.14

Feb 2018

2.90

Feb 2011

8.33

May 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2009 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-20
Credit to Households

112.84

Sep 2017

115.67

Jun 2017

94.82

Dec 2015

167.38

Jun 2011

USD bn

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-11
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector

244.07

Sep 2017

246.47

Jun 2017

6.10

Mar 1965

290.48

Jun 2011

USD bn

quarterly

Mar 1965 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-11
Current Account Balance

-2,524.8

Dec 2017

-1,872.7

Sep 2017

-6,172.5

Sep 2013

2,630.6

Mar 1980

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector

8.90

Sep 2017

8.80

Jun 2017

7.60

Dec 2013

12.10

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-11
Direct Investment Abroad

-232.9

Dec 2017

4,430.7

Sep 2017

-5,055.3

Jun 2001

5,099.8

Sep 2006

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Domestic Credit

318,850.6

Mar 2018

316,255.4

Feb 2018

6,566.0

Mar 1965

326,708.5

Jul 2011

USD mn

monthly

Mar 1965 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Domestic Credit Growth

6.9

Mar 2018

6.2

Feb 2018

-0.9

Apr 2010

30.1

Jul 1981

%

monthly

Mar 1966 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Electricity Production

21,563

Mar 2018

19,565

Feb 2018

10,439

Feb 1985

23,801

Jul 2007

GWh

monthly

Jan 1985 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-03
Employed Persons

16,171,025.87

Dec 2017

16,191,669.89

Sep 2017

13,647,783.70

Sep 2010

16,212,250.45

Mar 2017

Person

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Equity Market Index

58,252.1

Apr 2018

55,474.5

Mar 2018

60.7

Apr 1961

59,772.8

Nov 2017

02Jan2002=100

monthly

Jan 1960 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Exchange Rate against USD

12.107

Apr 2018

11.842

Mar 2018

0.668

Jul 1974

16.325

Jan 2016

ZAR/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-01
Exports: ICT Goods

1,034,752.35

2016

999,223.86

2015

388,281.69

2002

1,440,959.55

2014

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Exports: Medicament

1,573.66

2016

375.13

2015

375.13

2015

1,633.99

2008

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
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 2017-06-16
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 2017-06-15
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 2017-06-15
External Debt

173,319.0

Dec 2017

163,311.0

Sep 2017

21,185.0

Dec 1988

173,319.0

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1985 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
External Debt: % of GDP

49.6

2017

48.2

2016

18.9

2005

49.6

2017

%

yearly

1985 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
External Debt: Short Term

32,898.0

Dec 2017

33,995.0

Sep 2017

7,736.0

Sep 2003

34,042.0

Dec 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

9.4

2017

10.1

2016

4.9

2004

10.1

2016

%

yearly

1994 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

5.50

2023

5.50

2022

1.43

2004

18.41

1986

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-15.45

2023

-14.65

2022

-21.57

2013

5.11

1987

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

3.28

2023

3.28

2022

-18.52

2009

11.04

1993

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

15,357.28

2023

15,059.18

2022

4,630.88

1980

15,357.28

2023

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Government Expenditure

2,408.38

2023

2,231.91

2022

238.50

2000

2,408.38

2023

ZAR bn

yearly

2000 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Government Net Debt

4,116.76

2023

3,798.95

2022

399.44

2000

4,116.76

2023

ZAR bn

yearly

2000 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Government Revenue

2,117.73

2023

1,963.12

2022

223.94

2000

2,117.73

2023

ZAR bn

yearly

2000 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

7,335.90

2023

7,165.85

2022

1,792.07

1985

8,083.13

2011

USD

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Population

62.13

2023

61.16

2022

29.08

1980

62.13

2023

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

1.83

2023

1.83

2022

-2.14

1992

6.62

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

29.02

2023

28.89

2022

9.24

1980

29.02

2023

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Foreign Direct Investment

-995.3

Dec 2017

1,231.9

Sep 2017

-1,430.4

Dec 2006

6,557.1

Jun 2001

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

-1.1

Dec 2017

1.4

Sep 2017

-2.1

Dec 2006

20.4

Jun 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Foreign Exchange Reserves

41,829.0

Mar 2018

41,929.0

Feb 2018

5,584.0

Jan 2003

42,735.0

Dec 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-16
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

5.6

Mar 2018

5.5

Feb 2018

2.4

Oct 2004

7.2

Dec 2015

NA

monthly

Oct 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Foreign Portfolio Investment

6,926.54

Dec 2017

6,364.83

Sep 2017

-6,099.54

Dec 2008

8,648.38

Mar 2006

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
GDP Deflator Growth

5.7

Dec 2017

6.2

Sep 2017

0.0

Sep 1962

27.1

Mar 1980

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
GDP per Capita

6,268.98

2017

5,381.43

2016

410.20

1957

8,066.35

2011

USD

yearly

1957 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Gold Production

145,000.00

2017

145,000.00

2016

144,515.00

2015

619,201.00

1993

kg

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-02-01
Gold Reserves

5,330.00

Mar 2018

5,317.00

Feb 2018

147.32

May 1961

7,492.77

Sep 1980

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-20
Government Debt: % of GDP

53.0

2017

51.6

2016

26.5

2008

53.0

2017

%

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

16,421.10

Dec 2017

16,383.06

Sep 2017

361.55

Jun 1960

20,848.09

Jun 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Gross National Product

86,628.83

Dec 2017

85,657.12

Sep 2017

1,723.40

Mar 1960

107,525.39

Jun 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Gross Savings Rate

15.8

Dec 2017

16.0

Sep 2017

14.4

Dec 2012

42.4

Mar 1980

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
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 2018-04-20
Household Debt

149,279.7

Dec 2017

152,556.9

Sep 2017

4,410.0

Mar 1969

205,443.3

Jun 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1969 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Household Debt: % of GDP

43.7

2017

44.4

2016

25.8

1980

54.2

2007

%

yearly

1969 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Imports: ICT Goods

6,440,541.44

2016

7,000,632.54

2015

2,857,675.86

2002

8,453,001.09

2013

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
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 2017-06-16
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 2017-06-16
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 2017-06-15
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 2017-06-15
Industrial Production Index Growth

0.8

Feb 2018

1.3

Jan 2018

-20.1

Apr 2009

23.2

Apr 1964

%

monthly

Jan 1962 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-20
Investment: % of GDP

18.5

Dec 2017

19.1

Sep 2017

11.3

Dec 1993

40.6

Sep 1981

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-09
Labour Force Participation Rate

58.8

Dec 2017

59.9

Sep 2017

55.0

Dec 2010

60.5

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-13
Labour Productivity Growth

0.82

Dec 2017

-0.94

Sep 2017

-3.84

Dec 2015

8.38

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

37.35

2017

35.45

2016

23.13

2004

43.02

2013

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017-09-29
Liquid Assets Ratio

9.8

Dec 2017

9.7

Nov 2017

3.5

May 2002

10.0

Sep 1989

%

monthly

Mar 1988 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-09
Long Term Interest Rate

8.57

Apr 2018

8.33

Mar 2018

6.73

Apr 2013

10.65

Jun 2008

% pa

monthly

Aug 2006 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

332.4

2017

312.2

2016

0.2

2010

332.4

2017

%

yearly

1975 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-09
Minerals Production

316,812,764.00

2016

319,271,916.00

2015

293,820,974.00

2009

324,079,437.00

2014

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-26
Money Supply M1

142,481.38

Mar 2018

140,131.37

Feb 2018

2,074.80

Mar 1965

142,481.38

Mar 2018

USD mn

monthly

Mar 1965 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-09
Money Supply M2

235,651.74

Mar 2018

232,848.94

Feb 2018

4,041.80

Mar 1965

246,531.71

Apr 2011

USD mn

monthly

Mar 1965 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Monthly Earnings

1,467

Nov 2017

1,518

Aug 2017

968

Feb 2009

1,877

Aug 2011

USD

quarterly

Nov 2004 - Nov 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Motor Vehicle Production

589,951.00

Dec 2017

599,004.00

Dec 2016

246,092.00

Jun 2014

615,658.00

Dec 2015

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
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 2017-06-27
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

186,117.00

Dec 2017

186,117.00

Dec 2016

90,459.00

Jun 2012

241,455.00

Dec 2007

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

369,598.65

Dec 2017

361,289.00

Dec 2016

180,690.00

Jun 2016

481,558.00

Dec 2006

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Motor Vehicles Sales

49,233

Mar 2018

46,267

Feb 2018

25,377

Apr 2003

63,675

Sep 2012

Unit

monthly

Jan 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-09
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

1.1

Mar 2018

-4.0

Feb 2018

-37.9

Apr 2009

56.0

Aug 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-09
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 2017-06-13
Natural Gas: Consumption

0.50

2016

0.49

2015

0.02

1982

0.50

2016

Cub ft/Day bn

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-13
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 2017-06-13
Nominal GDP

88,114.1

Dec 2017

89,175.1

Sep 2017

1,853.6

Mar 1960

109,785.3

Jun 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Nominal GDP Growth

7.76

Dec 2017

7.56

Sep 2017

4.33

Jun 1961

36.82

Sep 1980

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Nominal Residential Property Price Index

142.34

Sep 2017

141.79

Jun 2017

1.08

Mar 1966

142.34

Sep 2017

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 1966 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-02-28
Nominal Residential Property Price Index Growth

3.70

Sep 2017

3.19

Jun 2017

-8.82

Sep 1985

40.90

Jun 1981

%

quarterly

Mar 1967 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-02-28
Non Performing Loans Ratio

3.1

Jan 2018

2.8

Dec 2017

2.1

Jan 2008

6.0

Nov 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2008 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-08
Non-Performing Loans

9,629.94

Jan 2018

8,250.47

Dec 2017

6,179.64

Jan 2008

19,976.47

Oct 2010

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2008 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-04-20
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

4,522,850.00

2016

4,131,055.00

2015

650,013.00

1960

5,492,838.00

1999

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Number of Subscriber Mobile

82,412,880.00

2016

87,999,492.00

2015

0.00

1988

87,999,492.00

2015

Person

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Oil Consumption

560.11

2016

582.89

2015

117.73

1965

582.89

2015

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-14
P/E ratio

18.17

Apr 2018

17.72

Mar 2018

15.89

Jun 2013

30.53

Jan 2017

NA

monthly

Apr 2013 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-03
Policy Rate

6.50

Apr 2018

6.50

Mar 2018

5.00

Dec 2013

13.50

May 2003

% pa

monthly

Nov 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Population

56.5

2017

55.6

2016

17.4

1960

56.5

2017

Person mn

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Private Consumption Expenditure

52,335.38

Dec 2017

52,778.82

Sep 2017

1,149.05

Mar 1960

65,512.40

Jun 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Private Consumption: % of GDP

62.3

Dec 2017

58.4

Sep 2017

47.6

Jun 1980

66.9

Dec 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-09
Public Consumption Expenditure

18,460.55

Dec 2017

18,660.95

Sep 2017

169.05

Mar 1960

22,057.67

Jun 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-09
Public Consumption: % of GDP

21.1

Dec 2017

20.9

Sep 2017

8.6

Jun 1963

21.5

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-09
Real Effective Exchange Rate

93.4

Feb 2018

91.4

Jan 2018

63.9

Dec 2001

143.5

Aug 1983

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1970 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-05-09
Real GDP Growth

1.9

Dec 2017

1.3

Sep 2017

-4.5

Mar 1983

9.4

Sep 1967

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Real Residential Property Price Index

97.30

Sep 2017

97.66

Jun 2017

45.84

Mar 1997

120.10

Dec 2007

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 1966 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-02-28
Real Residential Property Price Index Growth

-1.04

Sep 2017

-2.01

Jun 2017

-21.70

Sep 1985

30.93

Mar 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 1967 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-02-28
Retail Sales Growth

4.9

Feb 2018

3.0

Jan 2018

-6.2

Apr 2009

14.2

Sep 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-20
Short Term Interest Rate

6.99

Apr 2018

6.87

Mar 2018

4.92

Sep 2012

22.15

Feb 1985

% pa

monthly

Dec 1980 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
Silver Production

35.00

2015

37.00

2014

35.00

2015

222.00

1986

Metric Ton

yearly

1986 - 2015

Updated on 2018-04-20
Tax Revenue

10,966.48

Mar 2018

10,968.44

Feb 2018

1,487.03

Apr 2002

12,108.41

Mar 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1990 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Teledensity: Fixed Line

8.07

2016

7.47

2015

3.72

1960

12.19

1999

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Teledensity: Mobile

147.13

2016

159.16

2015

0.00

1988

159.16

2015

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Total Deposits

278,787.79

Dec 2017

258,349.33

Nov 2017

35,325.12

Dec 1986

346,503.07

Jul 2011

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1986 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-09
Total Exports

8,299.7

Mar 2018

7,614.3

Feb 2018

3,545.7

Jan 2006

10,098.9

Sep 2011

USD mn

monthly

Oct 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-09
Total Exports Growth

-2.7

Mar 2018

3.1

Feb 2018

-33.4

Aug 2009

58.8

Oct 2008

%

monthly

Oct 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-09
Total Imports

7,499.7

Mar 2018

7,665.3

Feb 2018

3,946.9

Feb 2005

9,975.4

Oct 2014

USD mn

monthly

Oct 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Total Imports Growth

-1.1

Mar 2018

9.9

Feb 2018

-41.8

Jul 2009

67.1

Oct 2006

%

monthly

Oct 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Tourism Revenue

333

Feb 2018

333

Jan 2018

172

Jun 2005

422

Jun 2010

USD mn

monthly

Sep 2004 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
Tourism Revenue Growth

-3.4

Feb 2018

1.7

Jan 2018

-34.8

Jun 2011

49.4

Jun 2010

%

monthly

Sep 2005 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
Trade Balance

800.1

Mar 2018

-51.0

Feb 2018

-2,224.0

Jan 2018

2,192.5

Dec 2010

USD mn

monthly

Oct 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Unemployment Rate

26.70

Dec 2017

27.70

Sep 2017

21.50

Dec 2008

27.70

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-13
Visitor Arrivals

10,044,000

2016

8,904,000

2015

4,488,000

1995

10,044,000

2016

Person

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-09
Visitor Arrivals Growth

12.8

2016

-6.8

2015

-26.9

2009

15.2

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20