In 2017, real GDP growth in South Africa was 1.3 %. In the ranking by real GDP growth including 190 countries, South Africa has the 161st rank that is close to the positions of such countries as Brunei Darussalam and the Haiti. Compared to Libya which at the top of the ranking with real GDP growth of 64 % in 2017, South Africa has 97.94 % percent lower real GDP growth.The description is composed by Yodatai, our digital data assistant. Have a question? Ask Yodatai ›
Annual percentage growth rate of GDP at market prices based on constant local currency. GDP is the sum of gross value added by all resident producers in the economy plus any product taxes and minus any subsidies not included in the value of the products. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or for depletion and degradation of natural resources.