South Africa Real GDP Growth

1961 - 2020 | Quarterly | % | CEIC Data

The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in South Africa contracted 17.2 % YoY in Jun 2020, following a negative growth of 0.2 % in the previous quarter. Real GDP Growth YoY data in South Africa is updated quarterly, available from Mar 1961 to Jun 2020, with an average rate of 3.0 %. The data reached an all-time high of 9.4 % in Sep 1967 and a record low of -17.2 % in Jun 2020. CEIC calculates Real GDP Growth from quarterly Real GDP. Statistics South Africa provides Real GDP in local currency, at 2010 prices.

In the latest reports, Nominal GDP of South Africa reached 59.8 USD bn in Jun 2020. Its GDP deflator (implicit price deflator) increased 2.2 % in Jun 2020. GDP Per Capita in South Africa reached 6,130.3 USD in Dec 2019. Its Gross Savings Rate was measured at 10.7 % in Jun 2020.

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South Africa Real GDP Growth

What was South Africa's Real GDP Growth in Jun 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
-17.2 Jun 2020 -0.2 Mar 2020 -17.2 Jun 2020 9.4 Sep 1967 % quarterly Mar 1961 - Jun 2020

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

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