South Africa Labour Force Participation Rate

2008 - 2020 | Quarterly | % | Statistics South Africa

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South Africa's Labour Force Participation Rate increased to 60.3 % in Mar 2020, compared with 59.8 % in the previous quarter. South Africa's Labour Force Participation Rate is updated quarterly, available from Mar 2008 to Mar 2020, with an average rate of 58.1 % . The data reached the an all-time high of 60.5 % in Mar 2017 and a record low of 55.0 % in Dec 2010. South Africa's Labour Force Participation Rate is reported by reported by Statistics South Africa.

In the latest reports, South Africa's Population reached 58.8 million people in Jun 2019. Unemployment Rate of South Africa remained the same at 29.1 % in Dec 2019. The country's Monthly Earnings stood at 1,516.2 USD in Nov 2019.

What was South Africa's Labour Force Participation Rate in Mar 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

60.3

% Mar 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

59.8

% Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

55.0

Dec 2010

60.5

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

Updated on 23 Jun 2020

Labour Force Participation Rate by Country Comparison

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Country/Region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%)

60.0

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Algeria (%)

41.7

2018

yearly

2003 - 2018

Argentina (%)

61.3

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Armenia (%)

56.1

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

Australia (%)

64.0

Jun 2020

monthly

Feb 1978 - Jun 2020

Austria (%)

75.9

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

Azerbaijan (%)

66.5

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Bahrain (%)

73.4

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Bangladesh (%)

59.0

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Belarus (%)

87.1

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Belgium (%)

68.6

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2020

Bolivia (%)

62.4

2017

yearly

1999 - 2017

Bosnia and Herzegovina (%)

42.1

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

Botswana (%)

70.8

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Brazil (%)

55.3

Jun 2020

monthly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

Brunei (%)

64.7

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Bulgaria (%)

55.0

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Mar 2020

Cambodia (%)

84.3

2017

yearly

2007 - 2017

Canada (%)

65.3

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jul 2020

Chile (%)

51.9

Jun 2020

monthly

Mar 2009 - Jun 2020

China (%)

68.0

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Colombia (%)

61.6

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Mar 2020

Croatia (%)

51.4

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Sep 2019

Cyprus (%)

62.5

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Mar 2020

Czech Republic (%)

59.9

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 2001 - Mar 2020

Denmark (%)

77.1

2018

yearly

2006 - 2018

Ecuador (%)

68.0

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Egypt (%)

43.3

2018

yearly

2009 - 2018

Estonia (%)

63.5

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2020

European Union (%)

56.9

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Finland (%)

67.9

Jun 2020

monthly

May 2004 - Jun 2020

France (%)

72.0

Jun 2019

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Jun 2019

Georgia (%)

63.9

2018

yearly

1998 - 2018

Germany (%)

55.9

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2020

Greece (%)

56.9

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - May 2020

Hong Kong SAR, China (%)

59.4

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 1981 - Jun 2020

Hungary (%)

62.4

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Jun 2020

Iceland (%)

75.8

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Apr 2020

India (%)

49.3

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Indonesia (%)

69.2

Feb 2020

semiannually

Feb 2005 - Feb 2020

Iran (%)

38.3

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2020

Ireland (%)

59.9

Jun 2017

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Jun 2017

Israel (%)

61.8

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2012 - Jun 2020

Italy (%)

49.0

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Mar 2020

Ivory Coast (%)

57.0

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Japan (%)

61.9

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1968 - Jun 2020

Jordan (%)

39.3

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Kazakhstan (%)

69.8

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2020

Kenya (%)

74.7

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

South Korea (%)

63.2

Jun 2020

monthly

Jun 1999 - Jun 2020

Kosovo (%)

40.5

2019

yearly

2002 - 2019

Kuwait (%)

73.5

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Kyrgyzstan (%)

59.8

2018

yearly

1994 - 2018

Laos (%)

78.5

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Latvia (%)

69.9

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2020

Lebanon (%)

47.0

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Lithuania (%)

62.4

Jun 2020

quarterly

Jun 1998 - Jun 2020

Luxembourg (%)

55.2

2019

yearly

2000 - 2019

Macau SAR, China (%)

70.8

Jun 2020

monthly

Sep 1996 - Jun 2020

North Macedonia (%)

57.5

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

Malawi (%)

76.7

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Malaysia (%)

68.1

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2015 - Jun 2020

Malta (%)

77.2

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Mar 2020

Mauritius (%)

59.6

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

Mexico (%)

59.8

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Mar 2020

Moldova (%)

40.8

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2019

Mongolia (%)

59.0

Mar 2020

quarterly

Sep 2006 - Mar 2020

Montenegro (%)

56.6

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

Morocco (%)

44.8

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2020

Myanmar (%)

61.7

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Nepal (%)

83.8

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Netherlands (%)

70.7

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Mar 2020

New Zealand (%)

69.4

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2020

Nigeria (%)

52.9

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Norway (%)

63.8

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Oman (%)

72.4

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Pakistan (%)

52.6

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Panama (%)

66.5

2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

Paraguay (%)

63.1

2017

yearly

1998 - 2017

Peru (%)

72.3

2018

yearly

2001 - 2018

Philippines (%)

55.6

Apr 2020

quarterly

Jul 2003 - Apr 2020

Poland (%)

56.0

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 1998 - Mar 2020

Portugal (%)

56.3

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

Qatar (%)

88.3

2018

yearly

2006 - 2018

Romania (%)

55.8

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Sep 2019

Russia (%)

68.5

Dec 2019

monthly

Aug 2009 - Dec 2019

Saudi Arabia (%)

55.9

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Serbia (%)

54.0

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Mar 2020

Singapore (%)

68.0

2019

yearly

1991 - 2019

Slovakia (%)

59.1

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Slovenia (%)

57.8

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

South Africa (%)

60.3

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

Spain (%)

55.5

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 1976 - Jun 2020

Sri Lanka (%)

51.0

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Mar 2020

Sudan (%)

48.4

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Sweden (%)

75.1

Jun 2020

monthly

Apr 2005 - Jun 2020

Switzerland (%)

68.1

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

Syria (%)

44.1

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Taiwan (%)

59.1

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1978 - Jun 2020

Tajikistan (%)

45.7

2018

yearly

1990 - 2018

Thailand (%)

67.3

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2013 - Mar 2020

Tunisia (%)

46.6

2014

yearly

1999 - 2014

Turkey (%)

47.2

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Apr 2020

Ukraine (%)

63.2

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Dec 2019

United Arab Emirates (%)

82.1

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

United Kingdom (%)

64.1

Apr 2020

monthly

Feb 1971 - Apr 2020

United States (%)

62.0

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1948 - Jul 2020

Uruguay (%)

58.6

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2006 - May 2020

Venezuela (%)

67.9

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1999 - Dec 2018

Vietnam (%)

76.5

Mar 2019

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2019

Yemen (%)

36.3

2014

yearly

2004 - 2014

South Africa Key Series

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Domestic Trade and Household Survey
Inflation
Foreign Trade
Balance of Payments
Monetary
Banking Statistics
Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates
Energy
Tourism
Business and Economic Survey
Financial Market
Transport and Telecommunications
National Accounts Last Frequency Range
Nominal GDP (USD mn)

84,734.3

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

Real GDP Growth (%)

-0.3

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Mar 2020

Nominal GDP Growth (%)

5.793

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Mar 2020

GDP per Capita (USD)

6,130.300

2019

yearly

1957 - 2019

GDP Deflator Growth (%)

6.1

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Mar 2020

Private Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

50,871.581

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

Private Consumption: % of GDP (%)

59.3

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

Public Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

17,981.409

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

Public Consumption: % of GDP (%)

21.5

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

Investment: % of GDP (%)

12.8

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

Gross Fixed Capital Formation (USD mn)

14,087.041

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

Gross National Product (USD mn)

80,575.724

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

Gross Savings Rate (%)

15.4

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita (PPP Intl $)

15,227.159

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita (USD)

6,846.991

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Real GDP Growth (%)

3.496

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Total Trade of Goods & Services: % of Nominal GDP (%)

56.508

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

GDP: Domestic (ZAR mn)

1,236,405.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

GDP: Domestic: Final Consumption: Household (ZAR mn)

790,666.134

Dec 2018

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Dec 2018

GDP: Domestic: Final Consumption: General Government (ZAR mn)

269,645.658

Dec 2018

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Dec 2018

GDP: Domestic: Gross Capital Formation: Fixed (ZAR mn)

210,504.715

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

GDP: Domestic: Gross Capital Formation: Change in Inventories (ZAR mn)

-46,747.930

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

GDP: Exports of Goods and Services (ZAR mn)

399,829.339

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Dec 2019

GDP: Imports of Goods and Services (ZAR mn)

340,579.195

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

GDP: saar: Exports of Goods and Services (ZAR mn)

1,597,555.515

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

GDP: saar: Imports of Goods and Services (ZAR mn)

1,396,718.121

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

GDP: saar: Domestic (ZAR mn)

5,009,092.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

GDP: saar: Domestic: Final Consumption: Household (ZAR mn)

3,127,862.870

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

GDP: saar: Domestic: Final Consumption: General Government (ZAR mn)

1,105,595.327

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

GDP: saar: Domestic: Gross Capital Formation: Fixed (ZAR mn)

866,148.319

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

GDP: saar: Domestic: Gross Capital Formation: Change in Inventories (ZAR mn)

-135,419.911

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

GDP: 2010p: Domestic (ZAR mn)

763,528.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

GDP: 2010p: Domestic: Final Consumption: Household (ZAR mn)

473,730.171

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

GDP: 2010p: Domestic: Final Consumption: General Government (ZAR mn)

164,426.135

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

GDP: 2010p: Domestic: Gross Capital Formation: Fixed (ZAR mn)

136,818.144

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

GDP: 2010p: Domestic: Gross Capital Formation: Change in Inventories (ZAR mn)

-27,907.203

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

GDP: 2010p: Exports of Goods and Services (ZAR mn)

233,341.709

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: Imports of Goods and Services (ZAR mn)

239,661.554

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: saar: Exports of Goods and Services (ZAR mn)

908,001.106

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

GDP: 2010p: saar: Imports of Goods and Services (ZAR mn)

904,681.519

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

GDP: 2010p: saar: Domestic (ZAR mn)

3,124,739.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

GDP: 2010p: saar: Domestic: Final Consumption: Household (ZAR mn)

1,969,884.450

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

GDP: 2010p: saar: Domestic: Final Consumption: General Government (ZAR mn)

654,887.557

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

GDP: 2010p: saar: Domestic: Gross Capital Formation: Fixed (ZAR mn)

563,852.489

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

GDP: 2010p: saar: Domestic: Gross Capital Formation: Change in Inventories (ZAR mn)

-67,256.480

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

GDP: GVA: Mining and Quarrying (ZAR mn)

105,679.955

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Dec 2019

GDP: GVA: Personal Services (ZAR mn)

68,490.601

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2020

GDP: GVA: Finance, Real Estate and Business Services (ZAR mn)

225,668.296

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2020

GDP: Taxes Less Subsidies on Products (ZAR mn)

162,153.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2020

GDP: Gross Value Added (GVA) (ZAR mn)

1,169,720.281

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Dec 2019

GDP: GVA: Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (ZAR mn)

25,155.758

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2020

GDP: GVA: Manufacturing (ZAR mn)

143,699.990

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2020

GDP: GVA: Electricity, Gas and Water (ZAR mn)

41,956.955

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2020

GDP: GVA: Construction (ZAR mn)

41,075.757

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Dec 2019

GDP: GVA: Wholesale & Retail Trade and Catering & Accommodation (ZAR mn)

167,734.061

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2020

GDP: GVA: Transport, Storage and Communication (ZAR mn)

117,324.917

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: GVA: Wholesale & Retail Trade and Catering & Accommodation (ZAR mn)

123,153.318

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: GVA: Finance, Real Estate and Business Services (ZAR mn)

165,509.845

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: GVA: Personal Services (ZAR mn)

41,705.109

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: Taxes less Subsidies on Products (ZAR mn)

72,845.644

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: Gross Value Added (GVA) (ZAR mn)

733,119.685

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: GVA: Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (ZAR mn)

11,043.868

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: GVA: Mining and Quarrying (ZAR mn)

57,898.503

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: GVA: Manufacturing (ZAR mn)

99,362.392

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: GVA: Electricity, Gas and Water (ZAR mn)

16,447.252

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: GVA: Construction (ZAR mn)

25,998.273

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: GVA: Transport, Storage and Communication (ZAR mn)

69,469.112

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: saar: Gross Value Added (GVA) (ZAR mn)

2,848,182.522

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

GDP: 2010p: saar: GVA: Manufacturing (ZAR mn)

380,805.115

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: saar: GVA: Mining and Quarrying (ZAR mn)

227,400.352

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: saar: GVA: Personal Services (ZAR mn)

172,571.072

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: saar: Taxes less Subsidies on Products (ZAR mn)

279,875.720

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2020

GDP: 2010p: saar: GVA: Finance, Real Estate and Business Services (ZAR mn)

667,395.534

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

GDP: 2010p: saar: GVA: Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (ZAR mn)

71,693.747

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

GDP: 2010p: saar: GVA: Electricity, Gas and Water (ZAR mn)

63,851.657

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: saar: GVA: Construction (ZAR mn)

100,664.930

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

GDP: 2010p: saar: GVA: Wholesale & Retail Trade and Catering & Accommodation (ZAR mn)

430,922.441

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Dec 2019

GDP: 2010p: saar: GVA: Transport, Storage and Communication (ZAR mn)

266,439.798

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Dec 2019

GDP Deflator: sa (2010=100)

166.555

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

Gross National Income (ZAR mn)

1,238,559.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

Gross Saving (ZAR mn)

157,289.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

Production Last Frequency Range
Industrial Production Index Growth (%)

-48.6

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1962 - Apr 2020

Minerals Production (Metric Ton)

325,326,897.000

2018

yearly

2009 - 2018

Gold Production (kg)

90,000.000

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Silver Production (Metric Ton)

52.127

2016

yearly

1986 - 2016

Motor Vehicle Production (Unit)

599,004.000

Dec 2016

semiannually

Dec 2001 - Dec 2016

Capacity Utilization: 2010p: sa (%)

80.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1971 - Mar 2020

Capacity Utilization: 2010p: Manufacturing (Mfg) (%)

79.300

Feb 2020

quarterly

Nov 2003 - Feb 2020

Electricity Consumption (GWh)

201,929.073

2017

yearly

1992 - 2017

Energy Consumption (TJ)

3,247,499.205

2015

yearly

1992 - 2015

Construction and Properties Last Frequency Range
House Prices Growth (%)

7.3

Nov 2016

monthly

Jan 1967 - Nov 2016

Nominal Residential Property Price Index (2010=100)

158.200

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1966 - Dec 2019

Nominal Residential Property Price Index Growth (%)

3.550

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1967 - Dec 2019

Real Residential Property Price Index (2010=100)

98.500

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1966 - Dec 2019

Real Residential Property Price Index Growth (%)

-0.190

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1967 - Dec 2019

Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%)

-6.3

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn)

-2,879.970

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1990 - May 2020

Tax Revenue (USD mn)

5,849.263

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1990 - Jun 2020

Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%)

28.5

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Mar 2020

National Government Debt (USD mn)

200,908.2

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1960 - Jun 2020

Government Debt: % of GDP (%)

62.2

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Forecast: Government Expenditure (ZAR bn)

2,565.674

2024

yearly

2000 - 2024

Forecast: Government Net Debt (ZAR bn)

5,512.578

2024

yearly

2000 - 2024

Forecast: Government Revenue (ZAR bn)

2,095.817

2024

yearly

2000 - 2024

National Govt Balance (ZAR mn)

-52,369.080

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1990 - May 2020

National Govt Expenditure (ZAR mn)

120,475.526

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1990 - May 2020

National Govt Revenue (ZAR mn)

108,554.101

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1990 - Jun 2020

National Govt Debt: Gross: Foreign (ZAR mn)

361,266.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1960 - Jun 2020

National Govt Debt: Gross (ZAR mn)

3,390,832.000

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1960 - May 2020

National Govt Debt: Gross: Domestic (ZAR mn)

3,081,136.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1960 - Jun 2020

Demographic and Labour Market Last Frequency Range
Population (Person mn)

59.6

2020

yearly

1960 - 2020

Labour Force Participation Rate (%)

60.3

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

Employed Persons (Person)

16,382,555.174

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

Unemployment Rate (%)

30.10

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

Monthly Earnings (USD)

1,532

Feb 2020

quarterly

Nov 2004 - Feb 2020

Labour Productivity Growth (%)

-0.65

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2020

Forecast: Population (Person mn)

63.447

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Employment (Person mn)

0.000

yearly

-

Forecast: Unemployment Rate (%)

34.111

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Population: Mid Year (Person)

58,775,022.053

2019

yearly

2001 - 2019

Population: Mid Year: Male (Person)

28,180,102.000

2018

yearly

2001 - 2018

Population: Mid Year: Female (Person)

29,545,505.000

2018

yearly

2001 - 2018

Labour Force (Person th)

23,452.204

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

Labour Force: Male (Person th)

12,631.993

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2019

Labour Force: Female (Person th)

10,514.409

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2019

Employment: Female (Person th)

7,233.996

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

Employment: Male (Person th)

9,148.559

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

Employment (Person th)

16,420.268

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2019

Employment: Labour Force Survey: Mining (Person th)

429.510

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2019

Employment: Labour Force Survey: Manufacturing (Person th)

1,720.391

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2019

Employment: Labour Force Survey: Utilities (Person th)

119.712

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2019

Unemployment Rate: Male (%)

25.100

Dec 2018

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2018

Unemployment Rate: Female (%)

29.500

Dec 2018

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2018

Unemployment (Person th)

7,069.649

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

Unemployment: Male (Person th)

3,463.097

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

Unemployment: Female (Person th)

3,606.552

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

Domestic Trade and Household Survey Last Frequency Range
Retail Sales Growth (%)

-13.2

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2020

Motor Vehicles Sales (Unit)

12,932

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2020

Motor Vehicles Sales Growth (%)

-68.0

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - May 2020

Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars (Unit)

181,233.000

Dec 2019

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars (Unit)

355,378.000

Dec 2019

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Consumer Confidence: Net Balance (% Point)

-33.0

Jun 2020

quarterly

Jun 1982 - Jun 2020

Consumer Confidence Growth (% Point)

-38.0

Jun 2020

quarterly

Jun 1983 - Jun 2020

Nominal Retail Sales (ZAR mn)

80,836.000

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - May 2020

Nominal Retail Sales: sa (ZAR mn)

81,721.000

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - May 2020

Real Retail Sales: 2012p (ZAR mn)

68,883.000

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - May 2020

Real Retail Sales: 2012p: sa (ZAR mn)

69,844.000

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - May 2020

Nominal Wholesale Sales (ZAR mn)

171,480.000

Jan 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Jan 2020

Nominal Wholesale Sales: sa (ZAR mn)

192,696.000

Jan 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Jan 2020

Real Wholesale Sales: 2012p (ZAR mn)

119,299.000

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - May 2020

Real Wholesale Sales: 2012p: sa (ZAR mn)

122,310.000

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - May 2020

Motor Trade Sales (ZAR mn)

54,378.000

Jan 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Jan 2020

Motor Trade Sales: sa (ZAR mn)

29,908.000

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - May 2020

Consumer Confidence Index (CCI) (% Point)

-9.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 1982 - Mar 2020

Inflation Last Frequency Range
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth (%)

2.2

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1958 - Jun 2020

Core CPI Change (%)

2.954

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2009 - Jun 2020

CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change (%)

4.155

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2009 - Jun 2020

Producer Price Index Growth (%)

0.5

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2013 - Jun 2020

Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth (%)

3.163

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Export Price Index: sa: excl Gold (2010=100)

172.100

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

Export Price Index: sa: incl Gold (2010=100)

175.900

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

Import Price Index: sa (2010=100)

154.400

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Trade Balance (USD mn)

2,721.4

Jun 2020

monthly

Oct 2004 - Jun 2020

Total Exports (USD mn)

6,788.3

Jun 2020

monthly

Oct 2004 - Jun 2020

Total Exports Growth (%)

6.5

Jun 2020

monthly

Oct 2005 - Jun 2020

Aluminum: Exports (USD th)

1,799,483.676

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Exports: Medicament (USD th)

350,476.060

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

97,433.340

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Total Imports (USD mn)

4,066.8

Jun 2020

monthly

Oct 2004 - Jun 2020

Total Imports Growth (%)

-32.8

Jun 2020

monthly

Oct 2005 - Jun 2020

Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%)

3.482

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Imports: Medicament (USD th)

1,998,716.836

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

603,404.169

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Total Exports to USA (USD mn)

456.007

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Jun 2020

Total Imports from USA (USD mn)

306.858

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Jun 2020

Total Imports from China (USD mn)

970.062

Jun 2020

monthly

Sep 1999 - Jun 2020

Exports (ZAR mn)

116,311.500

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - Jun 2020

Exports: United Kingdom (ZAR)

8,901,591,394.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2009 - Jun 2020

Exports: Germany (ZAR)

5,944,338,381.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2009 - Jun 2020

Exports: United States (ZAR)

7,813,312,304.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2009 - Jun 2020

Exports: China (ZAR)

15,982,307,644.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2009 - Jun 2020

Exports: Japan (ZAR)

4,285,971,240.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2009 - Jun 2020

Exports: Natural Pearls and Precious Metal (ZAR mn)

22,345.000

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - May 2020

Exports: Base Metals (ZAR mn)

10,993.500

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - May 2020

Exports: Machinery and Mechanical Appliances (ZAR mn)

6,583.400

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - May 2020

Exports: Mineral Products (ZAR mn)

27,314.400

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - May 2020

Exports: Chemical Products (ZAR mn)

7,887.500

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - May 2020

Imports (ZAR mn)

69,682.100

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - Jun 2020

Imports: United Kingdom (ZAR)

1,567,321,317.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2009 - Jun 2020

Imports: Germany (ZAR)

5,216,098,064.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2009 - Jun 2020

Imports: United States (ZAR)

5,257,765,913.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2009 - Jun 2020

Imports: China (ZAR)

16,621,227,823.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2009 - Jun 2020

Imports: Japan (ZAR)

1,512,770,219.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2009 - Jun 2020

Imports: Textiles (ZAR mn)

5,751.100

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - May 2020

Imports: Machinery and Mechanical Appliances (ZAR mn)

21,766.000

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - May 2020

Imports: Vehicles (ZAR mn)

4,889.700

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - May 2020

Imports: Mineral Products (ZAR mn)

10,321.700

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - May 2020

Imports: Chemical Products (ZAR mn)

12,461.000

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - May 2020

Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Current Account Balance (USD mn)

1,134.1

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%)

1.3

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn)

1,887.4

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Mar 2020

Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%)

2.3

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Mar 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn)

2,865.349

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Dec 2019

Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn)

-2,229.444

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Dec 2019

Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn)

-6,346.736

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Mar 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%)

0.712

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Dec 2019

External Debt (USD mn)

185,236.0

Dec 2019

quarterly

Dec 1985 - Dec 2019

External Debt: % of GDP (%)

52.7

2019

yearly

1985 - 2019

External Debt: Short Term (USD mn)

33,234.0

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Mar 2020

Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn)

599.2

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Mar 2020

External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%)

9.8

2019

yearly

1994 - 2019

Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn)

-20.548

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Net International Investment Position (USD mn)

27,281.262

Dec 2019

quarterly

Dec 2012 - Dec 2019

BoP: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives: Net (ZAR mn)

14,063.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Mar 2020

BoP: Financial Account: PI: Liabilities: Equity & Investment Fund Shares (ZAR mn)

-15,687.000

Dec 2018

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Dec 2018

BoP: Financial Account: PI: Net: Liabilities (ZAR mn)

-97,558.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Mar 2020

BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment (PI): Net (ZAR mn)

-17,979.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Mar 2020

BoP: Financial Account: Net Direct Investment: Liabilities (ZAR mn)

-8,219.000

Dec 2018

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Dec 2018

BoP: Current Account: Current Transfers (ZAR mn)

-8,622.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

BoP: Financial Account (ZAR mn)

16,649.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Mar 2020

BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment: Net: Financial Assets (ZAR mn)

-9,210.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Mar 2020

BoP: Capital Transfers Account (ZAR mn)

64.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment: Net (ZAR mn)

19,802.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Mar 2020

BoP: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives: Net: Liabilities (ZAR mn)

-73,697.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Mar 2020

BoP: Financial Account: Other Investment: Net (ZAR mn)

-41,397.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Mar 2020

BoP: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives: Net: Financial Assets (ZAR mn)

87,760.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Mar 2020

BoP: Financial Account: PI: Net: Assets (ZAR mn)

79,579.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Mar 2020

BoP: Financial Account: Other Investment: Net: Liabilities (ZAR mn)

52,024.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Mar 2020

BoP: Current Account: Exports: Merchandise (ZAR mn)

303,635.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

BoP: Financial Account: Other Investment: Net: Financial Assets (ZAR mn)

-93,421.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Mar 2020

BoP: Financial Account: Reserve Assets (ZAR mn)

42,160.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Mar 2020

BoP: Current Account: Exports: Net Gold (ZAR mn)

24,277.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

BoP: Current Account: Receipts: Services (ZAR mn)

52,917.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

BoP: Current Account: Receipts: Income (ZAR mn)

35,782.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

BoP: Current Account: Less Imports: Merchandise (ZAR mn)

290,463.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

BoP: Current Account: Less Payments: Services (ZAR mn)

50,116.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

BoP: Current Account: Less Payments: Income (ZAR mn)

73,878.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

BoP: saar: Current Account (CA) (ZAR mn)

69,733.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

BoP: saar: CA: Exports: Merchandise (ZAR mn)

1,299,269.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

BoP: saar: CA: Exports: Net Gold (ZAR mn)

97,108.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

BoP: saar: CA: Receipts: Services (ZAR mn)

201,179.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

BoP: saar: CA: Receipts: Income (ZAR mn)

128,704.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

BoP: saar: CA: Less Imports: Merchandise (ZAR mn)

1,188,421.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

BoP: saar: CA: Less Payments: Services (ZAR mn)

208,297.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

BoP: saar: CA: Less Payments: Income (ZAR mn)

225,145.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

BoP: saar: CA: Current Transfers (ZAR mn)

-34,663.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

Foreign Investment: Direct (ZAR mn)

1,925,533.000

2017

yearly

1956 - 2017

Monetary Last Frequency Range
Money Supply M1 (USD mn)

119,800.107

Jun 2020

monthly

Mar 1965 - Jun 2020

Money Supply M2 (USD mn)

193,451.109

Jun 2020

monthly

Mar 1965 - Jun 2020

M2 Growth (%)

14.1

Jun 2020

monthly

Mar 1966 - Jun 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn)

42,208.0

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jun 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%)

12.344

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Mar 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA)

10.4

Jun 2020

monthly

Oct 2004 - Jun 2020

Gold Reserves (USD mn)

7,124.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 1956 - Jun 2020

Total Deposits Growth (%)

7.084

Dec 2019

monthly

Dec 1987 - Dec 2019

Total Deposits (USD mn)

241,812.379

Apr 2020

monthly

Dec 1986 - Apr 2020

Domestic Credit (USD mn)

256,381.9

Jun 2020

monthly

Mar 1965 - Jun 2020

Domestic Credit Growth (%)

7.0

Jun 2020

monthly

Mar 1966 - Jun 2020

Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector (%)

9.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2019

Household Debt: % of GDP (%)

44.7

2019

yearly

1969 - 2019

Credit to Households (USD bn)

123.432

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2019

Non Performing Loans Ratio (%)

4.6

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - May 2020

Non-Performing Loans (USD mn)

11,515.633

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - May 2020

Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn)

263.297

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1965 - Dec 2019

Household Debt (USD mn)

149,262.7

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1969 - Mar 2020

Total Loans (USD mn)

250,938.320

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - May 2020

Total Loans Growth (%)

8.372

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2009 - Apr 2020

Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%)

78.36

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1965 - Mar 2020

Monetary Base (ZAR mn)

283,765.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Mar 1965 - Jun 2020

Money Supply M3: sa (ZAR mn)

4,138,932.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Mar 1965 - Jun 2020

Money Supply M3 (ZAR mn)

4,101,572.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Mar 1965 - Jun 2020

Money Supply M3: M2 (ZAR mn)

3,314,630.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Mar 1965 - Jun 2020

Money Supply M3: M2: M1 (ZAR mn)

2,052,679.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Mar 1965 - Jun 2020

Official Reserve Assets (USD mn)

52,769.000

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - May 2020

Official Reserve Assets: Gold (USD mn)

5,335.000

Jan 2019

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jan 2019

Gold & Other Foreign Reserves: Memorandum Items: Gross (USD mn)

50,582.00

Jun 2018

monthly

Jan 1981 - Jun 2018

Domestic Deposits (ZAR mn)

3,636,707.000

Dec 2019

monthly

Mar 1965 - Dec 2019

Domestic Credit (ZAR mn)

4,392,898.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Mar 1965 - Jun 2020

Banking Statistics Last Frequency Range
Liquid Assets Ratio (%)

11.1

Apr 2020

monthly

Mar 1988 - Apr 2020

South African Reserve Bank: Assets (ZAR mn)

1,015,028.280

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1964 - Jun 2020

Banks: Return on Equity (%)

10.730

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2009 - May 2020

Banks: Total Capital Adequacy (%)

15.790

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2013 - May 2020

Banks: Tier 1 Capital Adequacy (%)

12.830

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2013 - May 2020

Banks: Return on Assets (%)

0.950

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2009 - Apr 2020

Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates Last Frequency Range
Bank Lending Rate (% pa)

7.000

06 Aug 2020

daily

31 Dec 1948 - 06 Aug 2020

Exchange Rate against USD (ZAR/USD)

16.739

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jul 2020

Policy Rate (% pa)

3.50

Jul 2020

monthly

Nov 1999 - Jul 2020

Short Term Interest Rate (% pa)

3.88

Jul 2020

monthly

Dec 1980 - Jul 2020

Long Term Interest Rate (% pa)

10.19

Jul 2020

monthly

Aug 2006 - Jul 2020

Real Effective Exchange Rate (2005=100)

72.2

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1970 - May 2020

Short Term Government Bond Yield (% pa)

7.840

07 Jul 2020

daily

15 Aug 2006 - 07 Jul 2020

SABOR Interbank Rate (% pa)

3.573

Jul 2020

monthly

Aug 2006 - Jul 2020

Prime Lending Rate (% pa)

7.250

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jul 2020

Mortgage Lending Rate: Bank: Dwelling Units (% pa)

9.750

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1965 - Feb 2020

Foreign Exchange Rate: Avg: European Euro (ZAR/EUR)

19.287

Jun 2020

monthly

May 1980 - Jun 2020

Real Effective Exchange Rate Index: Average (2010=100)

70.060

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1970 - Apr 2020

Energy Last Frequency Range
Electricity Production (GWh)

16,013

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1985 - Apr 2020

Natural Gas Production: OPEC: Marketed Production (Cub m mn)

2,400.000

2012

yearly

2005 - 2012

Natural Gas: Imports (Cub m mn)

4,110.000

2018

yearly

1975 - 2018

Natural Gas: Consumption (Cub ft/Day bn)

0.414

2019

yearly

1971 - 2019

Oil Consumption (Barrel/Day th)

569.442

2019

yearly

1965 - 2019

Coal Production (TOE mn)

143.239

2018

yearly

1981 - 2018

Coal Consumption (TOE mn)

85.982

2018

yearly

1965 - 2018

Tourism Last Frequency Range
Visitor Arrivals (Person)

10,472,000

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Visitor Arrivals Growth (%)

1.8

2018

yearly

1996 - 2018

Tourism Revenue (USD mn)

4

May 2020

monthly

Sep 2004 - May 2020

Tourism Revenue Growth (%)

-98.0

May 2020

monthly

Sep 2005 - May 2020

Visitor Arrivals: Foreigner (Person)

863,232.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1979 - Mar 2020

Visitor Arrivals: Europe: Netherlands (Person)

6,290.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1979 - Mar 2020

Visitor Arrivals: America: North: USA (Person)

17,044.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1979 - Mar 2020

Visitor Arrivals: Asia: China (Person)

1,230.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Jun 1999 - Mar 2020

Visitor Arrivals: Asia: India (Person)

4,416.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1979 - Mar 2020

Visitor Arrivals: Europe: Germany (Person)

22,964.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1979 - Mar 2020

Visitor Departures: Residents (Person)

283,691.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1979 - Mar 2020

Accommodation Occupancy Rate (%)

0.900

May 2020

monthly

Sep 2004 - May 2020

Tourism Income: Total (ZAR mn)

72.500

May 2020

monthly

Sep 2004 - May 2020

Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence: Net Balance (% Point)

7.8

Jun 2020

monthly

Sep 1999 - Jun 2020

Business Confidence Growth (% Point)

9.4

Jun 2020

monthly

Sep 2000 - Jun 2020

Purchasing Managers' Index (NA)

51.700

Jun 2020

monthly

Sep 1999 - Jun 2020

Business Confidence Index: Quarterly: Manufacturers (%)

6.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2020

Composite Leading Index: sa: 2015=100: Domestic (2015=100)

105.88

Apr 2018

monthly

Jan 1960 - Apr 2018

Composite Coincident Index: sa: 2015=100: Domestic (2015=100)

102.50

Mar 2018

monthly

Jan 1960 - Mar 2018

Composite Lagging Index: sa: 2015=100: Domestic (2015=100)

94.64

Mar 2018

monthly

Jan 1960 - Mar 2018

Building & Construction Survey: Composite Confidence (%)

24.500

Mar 2019

quarterly

Jun 1986 - Mar 2019

Financial Market Last Frequency Range
Equity Market Index (02Jan2002=100)

55,721.8

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1960 - Jul 2020

Market Capitalization: % of GDP (%)

343.5

2019

yearly

1975 - 2019

P/E ratio (NA)

14.858

Sep 2019

monthly

Apr 2013 - Sep 2019

Market Capitalization: JSE: USD (USD mn)

1,105,351.53

May 2018

monthly

Aug 2002 - May 2018

Equity Capital Raised: JSE (ZAR mn)

13,903.418

Jun 2020

monthly

Sep 2002 - Jun 2020

No of Listed Companies: JSE (Unit)

345.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Sep 2002 - Jun 2020

Transport and Telecommunications Last Frequency Range
Motor Vehicle Registered (Unit th)

9,600.412

2015

yearly

2005 - 2015

Container Port Throughput (TEU)

4,892,400.000

2018

yearly

2008 - 2018

Liner Shipping Connectivity Index (2004=100)

40.110

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

Number of Subscriber Fixed Line (Unit)

3,345,440.000

2018

yearly

1960 - 2018

Number of Subscriber Mobile (Person)

92,427,958.000

2018

yearly

1960 - 2018

Teledensity: Fixed Line (Number)

5.789

2018

yearly

1960 - 2018

Teledensity: Mobile (Number)

159.931

2018

yearly

1960 - 2018

Exports: ICT Goods (USD th)

910,337.724

2018

yearly

2000 - 2018

Exports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

257,532.235

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Exports: Television (USD th)

132,453.934

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Imports: ICT Goods (USD th)

7,329,087.205

2018

yearly

2000 - 2018

Imports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

3,291,400.663

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Imports: Television (USD th)

174,996.206

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Passenger Transportation: Land: Number of Passengers: Rail (Person th)

61.000

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - May 2020

Passenger Transportation: Land: Number of Passengers: Road (Person th)

10,925.000

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - May 2020

Freight Transportation: Land: Ton: Rail (Ton th)

14,137.000

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - May 2020

Freight Transportation: Land: Ton: Road (Ton th)

46,320.000

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - May 2020

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