Explore our Data

Submit

South Africa Teledensity: Fixed Line

1960 - 2016 | Yearly | Number | World Bank

South Africa’s Teledensity: Fixed Line was reported at 8.07 Number in Dec 2016. This records an increase from the previous number of 7.47 Number for Dec 2015. South Africa’s Teledensity: Fixed Line data is updated yearly, averaging 8.79 Number from Dec 1960 to 2016, with 45 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 12.19 Number in 1999 and a record low of 3.72 Number in 1960. South Africa’s Teledensity: Fixed Line data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under World Trend Plus’s Association: Telecommunication Sector – Table ZA.World Bank: Telecommunication. Fixed telephone subscriptions refers to the sum of active number of analogue fixed telephone lines, voice-over-IP (VoIP) subscriptions, fixed wireless local loop (WLL) subscriptions, ISDN voice-channel equivalents and fixed public payphones.; ; International Telecommunication Union, World Telecommunication/ICT Development Report and database.; Weighted average; Please cite the International Telecommunication Union for third-party use of these data.

CEIC only displays a select group of indicators on our website.
Explore the complete set of 4 million+ time series by registering for a free trial.

What was South Africa's Teledensity: Fixed Line in 2016?

Last

8.07

2016
Previous

7.47

2015
Min

3.72

1960
Max

12.19

1999
Unit

Number

Frequency

yearly

Range

1960 - 2016

Updated on 19 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

8.07

2016

7.47

2015

3.72

1960

12.19

1999

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

View South Africa's Teledensity: Fixed Line from 1960 to 2016 in the chart:

South Africa Teledensity: Fixed Line

Series Details
Series ID

265960202

Name

South Africa Teledensity: Fixed Line

Country

South Africa

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

Number

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

1960

Last Date

2016

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

8.02

Variance

5.15

Standard deviation

2.27

Skewness

-0.37

Kurtosis

-0.91

Coefficient variation

0.28

Median

8.79

Max
1999

12.19

Min
1960

3.72

Previous observation
2015

7.47

Last observation
2016

8.07

Number of Observations

45

Get This Data

More Countries for Teledensity: Fixed Line

Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

8.50

2016

7.76

2015

0.42

1960

12.25

2009

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Algeria

8.38

2016

8.20

2015

0.58

1965

8.95

2007

Number

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Angola

1.06

2016

1.02

2015

0.12

1960

1.34

2009

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Argentina

22.67

2016

23.20

2015

4.44

1960

24.13

2008

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Armenia

18.18

2016

18.90

2015

6.71

1975

21.55

2008

Number

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Australia

33.91

2016

35.71

2015

15.18

1960

53.40

2002

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Austria

40.95

2016

41.60

2015

6.06

1960

49.84

1998

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Azerbaijan

17.48

2016

18.67

2015

3.70

1975

18.89

2014

Number

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Bahrain

19.64

2016

20.42

2015

1.71

1965

25.98

1999

Number

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Bangladesh

0.47

2016

0.54

2015

0.07

1970

0.90

2008

Number

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Belarus

47.63

2016

47.87

2015

0.92

1960

47.87

2015

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Belgium

38.48

2016

39.77

2015

8.50

1960

49.73

2001

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Bolivia

7.97

2016

8.22

2015

2.42

1980

8.72

2011

Number

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Bosnia and Herzegovina

21.18

2016

21.85

2015

6.19

1995

28.20

2007

Number

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Botswana

6.32

2016

7.26

2015

0.08

1960

8.44

2001

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Brazil

20.15

2016

21.21

2015

0.90

1960

22.25

2013

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Brunei

17.54

2016

18.20

2015

4.12

1977

26.00

2001

Number

yearly

1977 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Bulgaria

20.74

2016

23.06

2015

9.09

1979

36.51

2002

Number

yearly

1979 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Cambodia

1.44

2016

1.65

2015

0.03

1987

3.96

2012

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Canada

41.76

2016

43.43

2015

26.74

1965

68.09

2001

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Chile

18.84

2016

19.40

2015

1.71

1960

22.52

2001

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
China

14.72

2016

16.53

2015

0.18

1975

27.67

2006

Number

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Colombia

14.63

2016

14.74

2015

1.67

1960

18.68

2002

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Congo

0.33

2016

0.34

2015

0.20

2003

0.76

1995

Number

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Costa Rica

17.50

2016

17.88

2015

0.75

1960

33.41

2009

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Croatia

34.08

2016

34.86

2015

2.98

1970

43.15

2008

Number

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Cyprus

37.72

2016

38.39

2015

1.86

1960

52.61

2008

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Czech Republic

16.57

2016

17.98

2015

11.18

1979

37.63

2000

Number

yearly

1979 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Denmark

27.26

2016

29.83

2015

18.20

1960

72.13

2001

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Dominican Republic

12.63

2016

12.39

2015

1.87

1980

12.63

2016

Number

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Ecuador

14.96

2016

15.56

2015

0.91

1965

15.56

2015

Number

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Egypt

6.39

2016

6.65

2015

0.82

1960

14.64

2008

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
El Salvador

14.71

2016

14.96

2015

0.38

1965

17.91

2009

Number

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Estonia

28.24

2016

29.47

2015

8.44

1975

37.37

2000

Number

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Finland

8.31

2016

9.80

2015

8.31

2016

55.53

1997

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
France

60.27

2016

60.40

2015

4.78

1960

65.30

2009

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Georgia

21.24

2016

24.05

2015

4.51

1975

32.14

2011

Number

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Germany

53.84

2016

55.50

2015

4.39

1960

67.09

2005

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Ghana

0.89

2016

1.00

2015

0.22

1965

1.66

2007

Number

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Greece

46.50

2016

46.89

2015

2.20

1960

56.36

2004

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Guatemala

14.80

2016

10.58

2015

0.42

1960

14.80

2016

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Honduras

4.86

2016

5.55

2015

0.53

1976

10.65

2007

Number

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Hong Kong

59.13

2016

59.78

2015

2.58

1960

62.09

2010

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Hungary

31.99

2016

31.63

2015

2.43

1960

37.16

2000

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Iceland

49.50

2016

50.92

2015

18.79

1960

70.01

2000

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
India

1.84

2016

1.95

2015

0.07

1960

4.39

2005

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Indonesia

4.12

2016

4.02

2015

0.09

1960

16.88

2010

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Iran

38.24

2016

38.33

2015

0.53

1960

38.34

2013

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Iraq

5.46

2016

5.53

2015

0.93

1970

5.71

2012

Number

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Ireland

40.14

2016

41.11

2015

3.92

1960

51.35

2007

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Israel

40.78

2016

42.31

2015

3.10

1960

49.48

2001

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Italy

34.10

2016

33.96

2015

6.15

1960

47.57

2001

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Ivory Coast

1.22

2016

1.20

2015

0.10

1960

1.87

2002

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Jamaica

10.77

2016

8.80

2015

1.22

1960

19.10

2001

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Japan

50.18

2016

49.78

2015

3.88

1960

51.95

2009

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Jordan

4.27

2016

4.03

2015

1.05

1970

12.76

2002

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Kazakhstan

21.85

2016

23.37

2015

3.33

1975

25.77

2012

Number

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Kenya

0.15

2016

0.18

2015

0.15

2016

1.65

2008

Number

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
South Korea

55.20

2016

57.09

2015

0.76

1965

60.46

2013

Number

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Kuwait

9.95

2016

12.20

2015

1.23

1960

24.01

1996

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Kyrgyzstan

6.42

2016

6.96

2015

2.34

1975

9.40

2008

Number

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Laos

18.74

2016

14.44

2015

0.03

1960

18.74

2016

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Latvia

18.42

2016

17.87

2015

10.12

1975

32.46

2005

Number

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Lebanon

30.24

2016

17.31

2015

12.16

1982

30.24

2016

Number

yearly

1982 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Libya

21.84

2016

17.05

2015

0.58

1960

21.84

2016

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Lithuania

18.25

2016

19.17

2015

1.46

1960

33.92

2000

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Luxembourg

48.01

2016

48.86

2015

11.60

1960

60.90

1997

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Macau

23.20

2016

24.32

2015

1.37

1960

42.63

1999

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Macedonia

17.70

2016

17.84

2015

10.68

1983

27.33

2002

Number

yearly

1983 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Malawi

0.06

2016

0.08

2015

0.06

2016

1.41

2012

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Malaysia

15.51

2016

14.61

2015

0.59

1960

19.96

2000

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Malta

54.59

2016

53.84

2015

2.97

1960

59.63

2009

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Mauritius

30.86

2016

30.17

2015

0.92

1960

31.07

2010

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Mexico

16.04

2016

15.36

2015

0.89

1960

18.04

2006

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Moldova

28.85

2016

29.57

2015

0.68

1960

30.00

2013

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Mongolia

7.44

2016

8.59

2015

2.41

1982

8.59

2015

Number

yearly

1982 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Montenegro

23.55

2016

24.59

2015

23.55

2016

28.46

2007

Number

yearly

2005 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Morocco

5.87

2016

6.39

2015

0.57

1970

11.57

2010

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Mozambique

0.29

2016

0.32

2015

0.13

1960

0.47

2000

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Myanmar

0.97

2016

0.98

2015

0.05

1960

1.17

2006

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Nepal

2.96

2016

2.96

2015

0.05

1975

3.11

2010

Number

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Netherlands

39.88

2016

41.04

2015

9.12

1960

62.09

2000

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
New Zealand

37.76

2016

40.09

2015

22.63

1960

48.02

1999

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Nicaragua

5.96

2016

5.82

2015

0.71

1970

5.96

2016

Number

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Nigeria

0.08

2016

0.10

2015

0.05

1960

1.18

2006

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Norway

15.34

2016

18.16

2015

12.70

1960

62.78

1997

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Oman

9.55

2016

10.36

2015

0.03

1965

11.08

2007

Number

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Pakistan

1.61

2016

1.87

2015

0.15

1960

3.68

2009

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Panama

15.91

2016

15.63

2015

5.87

1978

15.91

2016

Number

yearly

1978 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Paraguay

5.21

2016

5.19

2015

0.43

1960

6.77

2013

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Peru

9.68

2016

9.28

2015

0.72

1965

12.24

2009

Number

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Philippines

3.71

2016

3.17

2015

0.27

1965

4.49

2008

Number

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Poland

21.30

2016

23.66

2015

1.81

1960

32.69

2004

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Portugal

46.16

2016

44.95

2015

1.08

1960

46.16

2016

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Qatar

18.18

2016

18.53

2015

1.27

1960

27.34

1998

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Romania

20.78

2016

21.48

2015

1.58

1965

23.52

2013

Number

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Russia

22.42

2016

24.71

2015

4.41

1975

31.83

2008

Number

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Saudi Arabia

11.27

2016

11.87

2015

1.60

1970

16.51

2012

Number

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Serbia

37.53

2016

39.44

2015

29.01

2004

42.67

2010

Number

yearly

2004 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Singapore

35.54

2016

36.42

2015

2.27

1960

49.72

2000

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Slovakia

15.13

2016

15.93

2015

1.92

1960

31.45

2000

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Slovenia

35.20

2016

36.30

2015

14.73

1985

51.36

2006

Number

yearly

1985 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
South Africa

8.07

2016

7.47

2015

3.72

1960

12.19

1999

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Spain

42.36

2016

41.76

2015

4.27

1960

44.73

2008

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Sri Lanka

11.92

2016

15.87

2015

0.23

1960

17.76

2011

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Sudan

0.34

2016

0.31

2015

0.23

1960

3.41

2004

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Sweden

31.56

2016

36.41

2015

27.92

1960

72.02

1998

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Switzerland

47.23

2016

49.76

2015

20.60

1960

74.74

2001

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Syria

18.80

2016

18.89

2015

0.85

1960

22.36

2013

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Tajikistan

5.36

2016

5.35

2015

2.06

1975

5.36

2016

Number

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Tanzania

0.23

2016

0.27

2015

0.08

1960

0.51

2000

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Thailand

6.83

2016

7.73

2015

0.14

1960

11.11

2008

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Trinidad and Tobago

19.94

2016

19.92

2015

2.43

1965

24.98

2000

Number

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Tunisia

8.55

2016

8.37

2015

0.63

1960

12.45

2005

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Turkey

13.93

2016

14.68

2015

0.66

1960

29.45

2001

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Uganda

0.89

2016

0.82

2015

0.10

1960

1.32

2011

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Ukraine

20.14

2016

21.61

2015

2.81

1960

28.53

2008

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
United Arab Emirates

24.66

2016

24.67

2015

4.66

1975

32.63

1999

Number

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
United Kingdom

50.94

2016

50.78

2015

9.61

1960

59.76

2000

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
United States

37.72

2016

39.02

2015

26.37

1960

68.27

2000

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Uruguay

32.33

2016

32.24

2015

4.33

1960

32.33

2016

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Venezuela

24.27

2016

24.97

2015

1.53

1960

25.64

2013

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Vietnam

5.92

2016

7.83

2015

0.02

1960

19.90

2009

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Yemen

4.23

2016

4.24

2015

0.21

1980

4.70

2007

Number

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Zambia

0.61

2016

0.72

2015

0.48

1965

0.90

1993

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19

More Indicators for South Africa

Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
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 2017-06-16
Bank Lending Rate

10.00

08 May 2018

10.00

07 May 2018

4.50

16 Oct 1949

25.50

18 Oct 1998

% pa

daily

31 Dec 1948 - 08 May 2018

Updated on 2018-05-08
Business Confidence Growth

12.0

Apr 2018

-8.0

Mar 2018

-37.3

Apr 2009

36.7

Feb 2010

% Point

monthly

Sep 2000 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
Business Confidence: Net Balance

1.8

Apr 2018

-6.2

Mar 2018

-29.8

Apr 2009

21.7

Apr 2002

% Point

monthly

Sep 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

3.50

Mar 2018

3.91

Feb 2018

0.63

Jun 2010

15.64

Jan 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2009 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-20
Coal Consumption

85.11

2016

83.35

2015

24.34

1966

93.82

2009

TOE mn

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-14
Coal Production

142.44

2016

142.89

2015

74.86

1981

148.23

2014

TOE mn

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-14
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-4.4

2017

-4.2

2016

-6.6

1993

0.7

2007

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Consumer Confidence Growth

31.0

Mar 2018

2.2

Dec 2017

-38.0

Jun 1985

31.0

Mar 2018

% Point

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: % of GDP

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
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: 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