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South Africa Total Imports Growth

2005 - 2017 | monthly | % | CEIC Generated

South Africa's Total Imports dropped 1.3 % YoY in Aug 2017, compared with a decrease of 7.4 % YoY in the previous month. South Africa's Total Imports Growth data is updated monthly, available from Oct 2005 to Aug 2017, with an averaged rate of 11.4 %. The data reached an all-time high of 67.1 % in Oct 2006 and a record low of -41.8 % in Jul 2009. CEIC calculates Total Imports Growth from monthly Total Imports. South African Revenue Service provides Total Imports, FOB, in local currency. Total Imports Growth prior to January 2011 exclude Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia and Swaziland.

In the latest reports, South Africa's Total Imports recorded 7.4 USD bn in Aug 2017. Total Exports reached 7.8 USD bn in Aug 2017, which registered an increase of 15.0 % year on year. South Africa's Trade Balance recorded a surplus of 449.5 USD mn in Aug 2017.

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What was South Africa's Total Imports Growth in Aug 2017?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

-1.3

Aug 2017

-7.4

Jul 2017

-41.8

Jul 2009

67.1

Oct 2006

%

monthly

Oct 2005 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017

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More Countries for Total Imports Growth

Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
United States

4.6

Aug 2017

5.1

Jul 2017

-35.4

May 2009

33.2

May 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1990 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Canada

3.0

Aug 2017

3.7

Jul 2017

-24.3

Jun 2009

30.8

Jan 1995

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
France

4.7

Aug 2017

9.1

Jul 2017

-21.7

Aug 2009

23.0

Feb 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Germany

8.7

Aug 2017

9.6

Jul 2017

-23.6

Jul 2009

73.7

Feb 1951

%

monthly

Jan 1951 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Italy

8.2

Aug 2017

10.5

Jul 2017

-29.4

Apr 2009

39.4

May 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1992 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Japan

16.2

Sep 2017

16.5

Aug 2017

-41.8

Jun 2009

35.5

May 1996

%

monthly

Apr 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
United Kingdom

0.1

Aug 2017

-1.1

Jul 2017

-18.9

Jul 2009

40.7

Mar 2006

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Austria

8.5

Jul 2017

1.6

Jun 2017

-25.9

Jun 2009

57.6

Mar 1955

%

monthly

Jan 1954 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Belgium

1.6

Aug 2017

4.1

Jul 2017

-32.2

Apr 2009

40.8

May 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Bulgaria

10.8

Aug 2017

8.2

Jul 2017

-41.2

Jun 2009

47.7

Jan 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Cyprus

24.3

Aug 2017

6.6

Jul 2017

-46.3

Apr 2016

124.3

May 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Czech Republic

6.5

Aug 2017

9.7

Jul 2017

-25.7

Apr 2009

44.9

Oct 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Denmark

8.5

Aug 2017

13.4

Jul 2017

-28.3

Jun 2009

24.3

May 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Estonia

12.0

Aug 2017

8.5

Jul 2017

-41.2

May 2009

229.1

Jan 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Finland

9.1

Aug 2017

16.7

Jul 2017

-38.7

Apr 2009

39.8

Mar 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Greece

14.3

Aug 2017

6.3

Jul 2017

-38.2

May 2009

101.4

Aug 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Hungary

10.6

Aug 2017

8.8

Jul 2017

-24.5

Apr 2009

35.1

Aug 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Iceland

-2.8

Aug 2017

9.4

Jul 2017

-37.1

May 2009

92.8

Dec 2006

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Ireland

-9.6

Aug 2017

-14.0

Jul 2017

-27.6

May 2003

64.7

Apr 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1971 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Latvia

21.2

Aug 2017

20.5

Jul 2017

-44.4

Apr 2009

57.7

Dec 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Lithuania

17.6

Aug 2017

18.2

Jul 2017

-43.6

Apr 2009

50.7

Dec 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Argentina

26.1

Aug 2017

30.2

Jul 2017

-71.3

Apr 2002

132.5

Mar 1992

%

monthly

Jan 1992 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Luxembourg

7.2

Jul 2017

4.2

Jun 2017

-26.6

Jun 2002

59.9

Dec 1997

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Malta

-22.6

Aug 2017

-27.8

Jul 2017

-56.9

Feb 2017

102.3

Jul 2012

%

monthly

Oct 1995 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Bolivia

20.2

Aug 2017

-0.6

Jul 2017

-36.7

Apr 2001

77.4

Jul 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Netherlands

8.6

Jul 2017

6.2

Jun 2017

-24.3

Apr 2009

32.3

Jun 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Norway

0.9

Sep 2017

2.5

Aug 2017

-47.1

Jul 1978

58.7

Jul 1977

%

monthly

Jan 1977 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Brazil

12.5

Sep 2017

8.0

Aug 2017

-39.7

Oct 1977

153.0

May 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1960 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Poland

3.6

Aug 2017

7.6

Jul 2017

-16.9

Apr 2005

53.8

Apr 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Chile

7.3

Sep 2017

6.2

Aug 2017

-46.5

May 2009

64.2

May 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Portugal

12.8

Aug 2017

13.0

Jul 2017

-32.4

Feb 2009

32.0

Feb 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Colombia

-0.6

Aug 2017

11.8

Jul 2017

-40.5

Apr 1999

108.7

Mar 1993

%

monthly

Jan 1981 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Romania

9.3

Aug 2017

14.0

Jul 2017

-38.7

Apr 2009

43.1

Jan 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Slovakia

10.5

Aug 2017

11.7

Jul 2017

-36.1

Apr 2009

35.8

Dec 2005

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Slovenia

17.8

Aug 2017

12.0

Jul 2017

-32.8

May 2009

37.3

Aug 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Ecuador

22.1

Aug 2017

31.1

Jul 2017

-39.0

Jan 2016

73.4

Aug 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Mexico

13.5

Aug 2017

6.2

Jul 2017

-34.0

May 2009

45.4

May 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Spain

11.0

Jul 2017

5.2

Jun 2017

-36.7

Mar 2009

34.8

Jan 1989

%

monthly

Jan 1986 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Panama

5.8

Aug 2017

4.6

Jul 2017

-28.8

May 2009

100.1

Nov 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Sweden

6.9

Aug 2017

10.6

Jul 2017

-27.1

Apr 2009

56.5

Jul 1979

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Paraguay

6.9

Sep 2017

22.1

Aug 2017

-47.1

Apr 1999

111.7

Sep 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Switzerland

9.1

Sep 2017

3.8

Aug 2017

-38.0

May 2014

73.9

Jan 2012

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Peru

10.1

Aug 2017

15.7

Jul 2017

-47.6

Jul 1989

117.2

Jul 1990

%

monthly

Jan 1986 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Uruguay

0.6

Aug 2017

10.6

Jul 2017

-51.2

Aug 2002

130.8

Apr 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Venezuela

-12.8

Oct 2014

16.0

Sep 2014

-69.7

Jan 2003

150.3

Jan 2004

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Oct 2014

Updated on Jul 2016
Bangladesh

33.3

Jul 2017

-4.7

Jun 2017

-33.3

Jul 1991

142.7

Nov 1988

%

monthly

Jul 1987 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Brunei

10.2

Jul 2017

16.0

Jun 2017

-57.6

Jul 2016

159.6

Feb 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2011 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Cambodia

11.0

Mar 2017

6.7

Dec 2016

-0.7

Mar 2014

35.0

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Bahrain

-13.5

2016

-20.6

2015

-22.6

1986

117.8

1974

%

yearly

1967 - 2016

Updated on 2017
China

13.6

Sep 2017

13.3

Aug 2017

-25.5

Mar 2015

74.7

Feb 2010

%

monthly

May 2009 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Botswana

-23.7

Jun 2017

-9.9

May 2017

-34.0

Mar 2017

82.2

Jul 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Hong Kong

7.7

Aug 2017

5.5

Jul 2017

-36.6

Sep 1967

61.6

Aug 1968

%

monthly

Jan 1953 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
India

18.1

Sep 2017

21.0

Aug 2017

-37.5

Nov 1991

78.5

Mar 2010

%

monthly

Apr 1991 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Israel

6.3

Aug 2017

6.1

Jul 2017

-40.8

Apr 2009

43.4

Aug 2004

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Indonesia

13.1

Sep 2017

9.1

Aug 2017

-42.4

Apr 2009

67.5

Apr 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2009 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Jordan

31.8

Jul 2017

0.5

Jun 2017

-59.4

Jun 1986

189.2

Apr 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1973 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
South Korea

22.6

Sep 2017

15.3

Aug 2017

-43.9

Jul 1998

115.6

Feb 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1967 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Malawi

15.2

Sep 2016

104.0

Aug 2016

-64.3

Mar 2000

317.5

Mar 2001

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Sep 2016

Updated on Jun 2017
Malaysia

23.0

Aug 2017

21.3

Jul 2017

-30.0

Jan 2009

46.0

Aug 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Laos

4.2

Jun 2017

-6.5

Mar 2017

-38.6

Jun 2013

108.2

Sep 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Macau

-4.3

Aug 2017

8.1

Jul 2017

-27.4

Mar 2009

65.5

Feb 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Myanmar

25.9

Jul 2017

5.8

Jun 2017

-52.0

Jun 2012

122.3

Nov 2011

%

monthly

Jul 2011 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Nepal

9.3

Aug 2017

5.3

Jul 2017

-59.6

Oct 2015

170.0

Oct 2016

%

monthly

Aug 2004 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
New Zealand

6.5

Aug 2017

4.9

Jul 2017

-35.3

May 1962

97.7

Mar 1976

%

monthly

Jan 1961 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Pakistan

17.6

Sep 2017

15.8

Aug 2017

-31.8

Sep 2009

86.2

Jul 1991

%

monthly

Dec 1988 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Philippines

10.5

Aug 2017

-3.2

Jul 2017

-37.1

Apr 2009

56.5

Jul 1987

%

monthly

Jan 1980 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Singapore

10.7

Sep 2017

16.1

Aug 2017

-31.4

Apr 2009

101.3

Mar 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1965 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Sri Lanka

12.6

Aug 2017

11.1

Jul 2017

-52.3

Apr 2009

99.7

Jul 1990

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Taiwan

11.6

Sep 2017

7.9

Aug 2017

-51.1

Mar 2009

83.1

Feb 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2009 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Thailand

5.4

Sep 2017

10.2

Aug 2017

-37.1

Feb 2009

61.8

Feb 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1992 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Vietnam

24.8

Sep 2017

16.9

Aug 2017

-52.5

Jan 2009

77.4

Jan 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Albania

10.5

Sep 2017

6.0

Aug 2017

-16.1

Dec 2012

35.2

Sep 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Armenia

27.6

Sep 2017

8.7

Aug 2017

-45.7

May 2009

108.4

Jun 2003

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Belarus

30.0

Aug 2017

28.7

Jul 2017

-42.6

Jul 2009

81.4

Dec 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina

15.1

Sep 2017

15.6

Aug 2017

-30.3

Aug 2009

60.5

Dec 2005

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Croatia

12.1

Jul 2017

7.4

Jun 2017

-44.8

Dec 1998

55.0

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Georgia

5.5

Sep 2017

1.9

Aug 2017

-51.5

Dec 1998

364.8

Feb 1996

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Kazakhstan

6.5

Aug 2017

28.7

Jul 2017

-66.2

Jun 1999

170.7

Mar 1998

%

monthly

Sep 1996 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Kyrgyzstan

19.6

Jul 2017

-5.4

Jun 2017

-46.7

Oct 2015

94.7

Mar 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2007 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Macedonia

10.4

Aug 2017

11.4

Jul 2017

-46.3

May 2009

86.3

Oct 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Moldova

22.4

Aug 2017

26.3

Jul 2017

-48.5

Aug 2009

69.3

Apr 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Mongolia

37.2

Sep 2017

22.5

Aug 2017

-51.3

Feb 2009

163.8

Jan 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Mauritius

-1.9

Jul 2017

9.0

Jun 2017

-25.9

Feb 2009

35.8

Nov 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2007 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Montenegro

3.0

Aug 2017

5.7

Jul 2017

-43.9

Jun 2009

83.1

Feb 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Russia

21.2

Aug 2017

29.2

Jul 2017

-52.3

Jan 1999

63.4

Aug 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Serbia

18.8

Aug 2017

18.2

Jul 2017

-44.2

May 2009

94.8

Dec 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2002 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Tajikistan

-19.4

Sep 2017

8.3

Aug 2017

-86.7

Oct 2014

415.2

Oct 2015

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Turkey

17.2

Aug 2017

25.7

Jul 2017

-43.4

Apr 2009

51.5

Apr 2004

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Ukraine

14.8

Aug 2017

27.2

Jul 2017

-59.6

Jun 2009

73.8

Sep 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Morocco

-0.5

Aug 2017

0.4

Jul 2017

-32.1

Sep 2009

61.8

Oct 2007

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Nigeria

3.4

Jun 2017

9.0

May 2017

-66.4

Feb 1986

114.0

Jan 2011

%

monthly

Jan 1982 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Oman

68.0

Mar 2017

-19.7

Feb 2017

-49.3

Nov 1976

130.8

Mar 1977

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Qatar

-7.6

Aug 2017

-35.0

Jul 2017

-56.3

Jul 2004

356.6

Nov 2005

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Saudi Arabia

-19.8

2016

0.5

2015

-27.9

1985

107.0

1976

%

yearly

1953 - 2016

Updated on 2017
South Africa

-1.3

Aug 2017

-7.4

Jul 2017

-41.8

Jul 2009

67.1

Oct 2006

%

monthly

Oct 2005 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Sudan

-43.4

Jun 2017

-19.7

May 2017

-43.4

Jun 2017

136.7

Jan 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Syria

4.2

Jun 2017

18.6

May 2017

-85.7

Feb 1989

752.2

Mar 2004

%

monthly

Jan 1961 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Tunisia

18.3

Sep 2017

22.5

Aug 2017

-28.0

Sep 2015

51.8

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Yemen

-14.7

Jun 2017

-17.5

May 2017

-81.6

May 2015

201.9

May 2016

%

monthly

Jun 1991 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
United Arab Emirates

4.1

Mar 2017

8.1

Feb 2017

-14.5

Nov 2015

38.1

Oct 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2010 - Mar 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Egypt

2.7

Jul 2017

-30.6

Jun 2017

-41.2

Oct 2003

145.3

Jul 2008

%

monthly

Jul 1995 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Kuwait

3.4

Jun 2017

11.1

Mar 2017

-93.1

Jun 1977

2,809.9

Mar 1979

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Ivory Coast

5.5

2015

5.0

2014

-15.2

1990

85.1

1994

%

yearly

1966 - 2015

Updated on 2017
European Union

4.0

Aug 2017

6.1

Jul 2017

-30.5

Jul 2009

35.9

Jun 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Kenya

8.5

Aug 2017

41.1

Jul 2017

-27.8

Jul 2002

86.4

Aug 2011

%

monthly

Aug 1999 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Iran

-22.5

2016

7.8

2015

-41.1

1995

58.5

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Lebanon

-18.3

Aug 2017

11.9

Jul 2017

-67.8

Aug 2006

288.3

Aug 2007

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Kosovo

9.9

Aug 2017

14.3

Jul 2017

-20.5

Nov 2005

56.1

Feb 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017

More Indicators for South Africa

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

51.6

2016

49.3

2015

26.5

2008

51.6

2016

%

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Business Confidence: Net Balance

-12.0

Aug 2017

-14.2

Jul 2017

-29.9

Apr 2009

22.2

Apr 2002

% Point

monthly

Sep 1999 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Foreign Direct Investment

293.8

Jun 2017

680.4

Mar 2017

-1,430.4

Dec 2006

6,557.1

Jun 2001

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Money Supply M2

200,144.31

Aug 2017

199,082.69

Jul 2017

4,041.80

Mar 1965

246,531.71

Apr 2011

USD mn

monthly

Mar 1965 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Forecast: Government Revenue

1,966.02

2022

1,820.48

2021

223.94

2000

1,966.02

2022

ZAR bn

yearly

2000 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Production

599,004.00

Dec 2016

288,372.00

Jun 2016

246,092.00

Jun 2014

615,658.00

Dec 2015

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2001 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Real GDP Growth

0.5

Jun 2017

0.7

Mar 2017

-4.5

Mar 1983

9.4

Sep 1967

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Labour Productivity Growth

-2.35

Jun 2017

-2.34

Mar 2017

-3.82

Dec 2015

8.38

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Domestic Credit Growth

7.8

Aug 2017

7.8

Jul 2017

-0.9

Apr 2010

30.1

Jul 1981

%

monthly

Mar 1966 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

312.5

2016

289.6

2015

0.2

2010

312.5

2016

%

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Total Imports

7,373.2

Aug 2017

6,369.6

Jul 2017

3,946.9

Feb 2005

9,975.4

Oct 2014

USD mn

monthly

Oct 2004 - Aug 2017

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

5.73

Aug 2017

6.80

Jul 2017

0.63

Jun 2010

15.64

Jan 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2009 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

6,175.06

2022

6,051.98

2021

1,792.07

1985

8,058.90

2011

USD

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

1,017.75

2016

683.92

2015

211.30

2000

1,075.15

2003

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Public Consumption: % of GDP

20.3

Jun 2017

20.7

Mar 2017

8.6

Jun 1963

21.5

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Retail Sales Growth

2.2

Jul 2017

3.2

Jun 2017

-6.2

Apr 2009

14.1

Sep 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Equity Market Index

55,579.9

Sep 2017

56,522.1

Aug 2017

60.7

Apr 1961

56,522.1

Aug 2017

02Jan2002=100

monthly

Jan 1960 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Domestic Credit

274,881.3

Aug 2017

275,085.2

Jul 2017

6,566.0

Mar 1965

326,708.5

Jul 2011

USD mn

monthly

Mar 1965 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Non Performing Loans Ratio

2.8

Aug 2017

2.9

Jul 2017

2.1

Jan 2008

6.0

Nov 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2008 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Visitor Arrivals

8,904,000

2015

9,549,000

2014

4,488,000

1995

9,592,000

2008

Person

yearly

1995 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Core CPI Change

4.55

Aug 2017

4.66

Jul 2017

2.90

Feb 2011

8.33

May 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2009 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Forecast: Government Expenditure

2,220.23

2022

2,069.97

2021

238.50

2000

2,220.23

2022

ZAR bn

yearly

2000 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

186,117.00

Dec 2016

91,771.00

Jun 2016

90,459.00

Jun 2012

241,455.00

Dec 2007

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Gold Production

140,000.00

2016

144,515.00

2015

140,000.00

2016

619,201.00

1993

kg

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Population

56.5

2017

55.6

2016

17.4

1960

56.5

2017

Person mn

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Household Debt: % of GDP

44.5

2016

46.2

2015

25.8

1980

54.2

2007

%

yearly

1969 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Short Term Interest Rate

7.11

Sep 2017

7.16

Aug 2017

4.92

Sep 2012

22.15

Feb 1985

% pa

monthly

Dec 1980 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Gold Reserves

5,262.00

Aug 2017

5,110.00

Jul 2017

147.32

May 1961

7,492.77

Sep 1980

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Forecast: Government Net Debt

3,918.62

2022

3,605.52

2021

399.44

2000

3,918.62

2022

ZAR bn

yearly

2000 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

361,289.00

Dec 2016

180,690.00

Jun 2016

180,690.00

Jun 2016

481,558.00

Dec 2006

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
GDP Deflator Growth

5.4

Jun 2017

5.2

Mar 2017

0.0

Sep 1962

27.1

Mar 1980

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Unemployment Rate

27.70

Jun 2017

27.70

Mar 2017

21.50

Dec 2008

27.70

Jun 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Direct Investment Abroad

2,304.4

Jun 2017

750.4

Mar 2017

-5,055.3

Jun 2001

5,099.8

Sep 2006

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Long Term Interest Rate

9.13

Sep 2017

9.13

Aug 2017

6.73

Apr 2013

10.65

Jun 2008

% pa

monthly

Aug 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Total Exports

7,822.7

Aug 2017

7,079.1

Jul 2017

3,545.7

Jan 2006

10,098.9

Sep 2011

USD mn

monthly

Oct 2004 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Bank Lending Rate

10.25

28 Sep 2017

10.25

27 Sep 2017

4.50

16 Oct 1949

25.50

18 Oct 1998

% pa

daily

31 Dec 1948 - 28 Sep 2017

Updated on 28 Sep 2017
Consumer Confidence: Net Balance

-9.0

Jun 2017

-5.0

Mar 2017

-33.0

Jun 1985

23.0

Mar 2007

% Point

quarterly

Jun 1982 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
External Debt: % of GDP

48.3

2016

39.1

2015

18.9

2005

48.3

2016

%

yearly

1985 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Producer Price Index Growth

4.2

Aug 2017

3.6

Jul 2017

2.7

Feb 2015

8.8

Apr 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2013 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Trade Balance

449.5

Aug 2017

709.5

Jul 2017

-2,207.1

Oct 2007

2,192.5

Dec 2010

USD mn

monthly

Oct 2004 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Tax Revenue

7,721.81

Aug 2017

4,648.10

Jul 2017

1,487.03

Apr 2002

12,108.41

Mar 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1990 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

15,216.06

2022

14,819.64

2021

4,630.88

1980

15,216.06

2022

Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Natural Gas: Consumption

0.50

2016

0.49

2015

0.02

1982

0.50

2016

Cub ft/Day bn

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Crude Steel Production

6,141.30

2016

6,417.00

2015

3,702.00

1967

9,718.00

2006

Tonne th

yearly

1967 - 2016

Updated on 2017
House Prices Growth

7.3

Nov 2016

6.5

Oct 2016

-9.0

Jul 1985

41.5

May 1981

%

monthly

Jan 1967 - Nov 2016

Updated on Dec 2016
Consumer Confidence Growth

1.6

Jun 2017

3.9

Mar 2017

-38.0

Jun 1985

30.0

Sep 1994

% Point

quarterly

Jun 1983 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Exchange Rate against USD

13.170

Sep 2017

13.215

Aug 2017

0.668

Jul 1974

16.325

Jan 2016

ZAR/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves

41,424.0

Sep 2017

38,889.0

Aug 2017

5,584.0

Jan 2003

41,971.0

Feb 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Visitor Arrivals Growth

-6.8

2015

0.1

2014

-26.9

2009

15.2

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Non-Performing Loans

8,106.00

Aug 2017

8,254.74

Jul 2017

6,179.64

Jan 2008

19,976.47

Oct 2010

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2008 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

2.22

2022

2.20

2021

-2.14

1992

6.62

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Silver Production

69.00

2014

68.78

2013

67.30

2012

222.00

1986

Metric Ton

yearly

1986 - 2014

Updated on 2016
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-4.2

2016

-4.2

2015

-6.6

1993

0.7

2007

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

5.1

Sep 2017

4.8

Aug 2017

0.2

Jan 2004

20.9

Jan 1986

%

monthly

Jan 1958 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Real Effective Exchange Rate

87.1

Jul 2017

89.1

Jun 2017

63.9

Dec 2001

143.5

Aug 1983

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1970 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross National Product

84,857.83

Jun 2017

81,466.71

Mar 2017

1,723.40

Mar 1960

107,525.39

Jun 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Savings Rate

16.3

Jun 2017

17.2

Mar 2017

14.4

Dec 2012

42.4

Mar 1980

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Labour Force Participation Rate

59.9

Jun 2017

60.5

Mar 2017

55.0

Dec 2010

60.5

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

-2.4

Jun 2017

-2.0

Mar 2017

-11.0

Mar 1971

13.9

Mar 1980

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
M2 Growth

5.2

Apr/2017

5.1

Mar/2017

-1.2

Feb/2010

37.5

Sep/1988

%

monthly

Mar/1966 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Private Consumption Expenditure

51,451.41

Jun 2017

50,577.87

Mar 2017

1,149.05

Mar 1960

65,512.40

Jun 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector

240.20

Mar 2017

226.58

Dec 2016

6.10

Mar 1965

290.48

Jun 2011

USD bn

quarterly

Mar 1965 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Coal Production

142.44

2016

142.89

2015

74.86

1981

148.23

2014

TOE mn

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Investment: % of GDP

19.5

Jun 2017

17.5

Mar 2017

11.3

Dec 1993

40.6

Sep 1981

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Business Confidence Growth

-4.6

Aug 2017

-18.1

Jul 2017

-37.3

Apr 2009

36.9

Feb 2010

% Point

monthly

Sep 2000 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

0.3

Jun 2017

0.8

Mar 2017

-2.1

Dec 2006

20.4

Jun 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Policy Rate

6.75

Sep 2017

6.75

Aug 2017

5.00

Dec 2013

13.50

May 2003

% pa

monthly

Nov 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

16,164.66

Jun 2017

16,258.98

Mar 2017

361.55

Jun 1960

20,848.09

Jun 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-15.84

2022

-15.16

2021

-21.57

2013

5.11

1987

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

28.59

2022

28.60

2021

9.24

1980

28.60

2020

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Aluminum: Exports

1,319,133.86

2016

1,048,009.24

2015

697,284.69

1998

2,201,370.62

2007

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Industrial Production Index Growth

1.4

Aug 2017

-0.4

Jul 2017

-20.1

Apr 2009

23.2

Apr 1964

%

monthly

Jan 1962 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
External Debt: Short Term

30,578.0

Jun 2017

32,056.0

Mar 2017

7,736.0

Sep 2003

34,042.0

Dec 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
P/E ratio

19.36

Sep 2017

24.17

Aug 2017

15.89

Jun 2013

30.53

Jan 2017

NA

monthly

Apr 2013 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Tourism Revenue

292

Jul 2017

255

Jun 2017

172

Jun 2005

422

Jun 2010

USD mn

monthly

Sep 2004 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

6.8

Sep 2017

6.7

Aug 2017

-37.9

Apr 2009

56.0

Aug 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

5.50

2022

5.50

2021

1.43

2004

18.41

1986

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

3.38

2022

3.38

2021

-18.52

2009

11.04

1993

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Credit to Households

113.05

Mar 2017

108.41

Dec 2016

94.82

Dec 2015

167.38

Jun 2011

USD bn

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

3,521,608.51

2016

3,662,848.03

2015

1,303,080.23

2001

4,139,209.90

2013

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Television

127,081.11

2016

161,984.38

2015

54,650.05

2002

319,224.24

2010

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Number of Subscriber Mobile

76,653,421.00

2016

87,999,492.00

2015

0.00

1988

87,999,492.00

2015

Person

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Oil Consumption

560.11

2016

582.89

2015

117.73

1965

582.89

2015

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Natural Gas: Imports

3,942.00

2016

3,749.00

2015

600.00

2003

3,942.00

2016

Cub m mn

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Container Port Throughput

4,831,462.00

2014

4,694,500.00

2013

3,726,313.00

2009

4,831,462.00

2014

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2014

Updated on 2015
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

37.35

2017

35.45

2016

23.13

2004

43.02

2013

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Exports: Medicament

1,573.66

2016

375.13

2015

375.13

2015

1,633.99

2008

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Medicament

398,723.63

2016

461,212.97

2015

14,505.80

2000

461,212.97

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Coal Consumption

85.11

2016

83.35

2015

24.34

1966

93.82

2009

TOE mn

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017
GDP per Capita

5,375.85

2016

5,849.76

2015

410.20

1957

8,066.35

2011

USD

yearly

1957 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Private Consumption: % of GDP

58.4

Jun 2017

58.3

Mar 2017

47.6

Jun 1980

66.9

Dec 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Total Deposits

274,372.19

Jun 2017

265,259.88

May 2017

35,325.12

Dec 1986

346,503.07

Jul 2011

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1986 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Imports: ICT Goods

7,000,632.54

2015

7,815,805.98

2014

2,857,675.86

2002

8,453,001.09

2013

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

434,837.24

2016

503,401.06

2015

171,106.37

1998

686,927.69

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exports: Television

121,803.34

2016

69,821.59

2015

10,048.24

2002

258,483.36

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Nominal Residential Property Price Index

142.67

Jun 2017

139.71

Mar 2017

1.08

Mar 1966

142.67

Jun 2017

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 1966 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Nominal Residential Property Price Index Growth

3.37

Jun 2017

2.31

Mar 2017

-8.82

Sep 1985

40.90

Jun 1981

%

quarterly

Mar 1967 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Real Residential Property Price Index

97.29

Mar 2017

97.68

Dec 2016

45.84

Mar 1997

120.10

Dec 2007

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 1966 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Real Residential Property Price Index Growth

-3.77

Mar 2017

-4.26

Dec 2016

-21.70

Sep 1985

30.93

Mar 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 1967 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

3,562,982.00

2016

4,131,055.00

2015

650,013.00

1960

5,492,838.00

1999

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Teledensity: Mobile

142.38

2016

164.51

2015

0.00

1988

164.51

2015

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Natural Gas Production: OPEC: Marketed Production

1,962.90

2016

2,003.00

2015

1,962.90

2016

3,744.00

2010

Cub m mn

yearly

2005 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

77,468.24

2016

73,312.91

2015

8,907.40

2000

80,522.77

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Hot Rolled Products Production

5,700.00

2015

5,583.00

2014

5,400.00

2012

7,513.00

2006

Tonne th

yearly

1990 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Iron Ore Production

61,380.00

2015

66,920.00

2014

16,605.00

1983

66,920.00

2014

Tonne th

yearly

1980 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Minerals Production

319,271,916.00

2015

324,079,437.00

2014

293,820,974.00

2009

324,079,437.00

2014

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2015

Updated on 2017
National Government Debt

178,802.1

Aug 2017

177,582.4

Jul 2017

3,407.6

Feb 1960

179,119.5

Jun 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1960 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Monthly Earnings

1,451

May 2017

1,380

Feb 2017

968

Feb 2009

1,877

Aug 2011

USD

quarterly

Nov 2004 - May 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Nominal GDP

86,849.3

Jun 2017

84,587.1

Mar 2017

1,853.6

Mar 1960

110,183.2

Jun 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Current Account Balance

-2,091.6

Jun 2017

-1,730.5

Mar 2017

-6,055.6

Sep 2013

2,630.6

Mar 1980

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Electricity Production

22,200

Jul 2017

21,845

Jun 2017

10,439

Feb 1985

23,801

Jul 2007

GWh

monthly

Jan 1985 - Jul 2017

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

10.1

2016

9.2

2015

4.9

2004

10.1

2016

%

yearly

1994 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Liquid Assets Ratio

9.7

Jun 2017

9.6

May 2017

3.5

May 2002

10.0

Sep 1989

%

monthly

Mar 1988 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Household Debt

149,746.4

Jun 2017

148,085.6

Mar 2017

4,410.0

Mar 1969

205,443.3

Jun 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1969 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales

49,127

Aug 2017

46,668

Jul 2017

25,377

Apr 2003

63,675

Sep 2012

Unit

monthly

Jan 2003 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

5.3

Aug 2017

6.1

Jul 2017

2.4

Oct 2004

7.2

Dec 2015

NA

monthly

Oct 2004 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Foreign Portfolio Investment

5,660.33

Jun 2017

1,962.78

Mar 2017

-6,099.54

Dec 2008

8,648.38

Mar 2006

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Total Exports Growth

15.0

Aug 2017

-2.5

Jul 2017

-33.4

Aug 2009

58.8

Oct 2008

%

monthly

Oct 2005 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Tourism Revenue Growth

2.9

Jul 2017

2.5

Jun 2017

-34.8

Jun 2011

49.4

Jun 2010

%

monthly

Sep 2005 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Nominal GDP Growth

5.92

Jun 2017

5.92

Mar 2017

4.33

Jun 1961

36.82

Sep 1980

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Public Consumption Expenditure

17,959.41

Jun 2017

17,362.27

Mar 2017

169.05

Mar 1960

22,057.67

Jun 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Money Supply M1

123,819.33

Aug 2017

123,801.79

Jul 2017

2,074.80

Mar 1965

132,547.77

Jul 2011

USD mn

monthly

Mar 1965 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

12.02

Jun 2017

12.37

Mar 2017

3.48

Dec 2003

13.52

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Forecast: Population

61.61

2022

60.62

2021

29.08

1980

61.61

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Registered

9,600.41

2015

9,319.19

2014

6,872.00

2005

9,600.41

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

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

8.80

Mar 2017

8.60

Dec 2016

7.60

Dec 2013

12.10

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Exports: ICT Goods

999,223.86

2015

1,440,959.55

2014

388,281.69

2002

1,440,959.55

2014

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017