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South Africa

Mode of Transport
Air Transportation 180,317.19 Number in 2018 WB
National Accounts
GDP 368.14 U.S. dollars, Billions in 2018 IMF + 3 others
Gross Domestic Income 3,194.66B constant LCU in 2018 WB
Gross National Income 3,043.08B constant LCU in 2018 WB + 2 others
Gross Savings 725.37B current LCU in 2018 WB
Gross Value Added 3,090.12B constant LCU in 2018 WB
Net Current Transfers from Abroad -35.68B current LCU in 2018 WB
Net Income from Abroad -154.05B current LCU in 2018 WB
Net National Income 351.95B constant 2010 US$ in 2017 WB + 1 other
Net Taxes on Production 284.93B constant LCU in 2018 WB
National Accounts Gross Savings
Adjusted Savings 1.46 % in 2017 WB
Gross Domestic Savings 915.63B current LCU in 2018 WB
National Accounts Gross Savings Adjusted Savings
Education Expenditure Adjusted Savings 6.01 % in 2017 WB
National Accounts GDP
Discrepancy in Expenditure Estimate of GDP 316,000,000 constant LCU in 2018 WB
External Balance on Goods and Services -38.86B constant LCU in 2018 WB
Gross National Expenditure 99.15 % in 2018 WB
National Accounts GDP Gross National Expenditure
Final Consumption Expenditure 3,958.27B current LCU in 2018 WB + 2 others
Gross Capital Formation 604.17B constant LCU in 2018 WB + 1 other
National Accounts GDP Gross National Expenditure Gross Capital Formation
Changes in Inventories -909,102,829.45 current US$ in 2018 WB + 1 other
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 18.19 % in 2018 WB
National Accounts GDP Gross National Expenditure Final Consumption Expenditure
General Government Final Consumption Expenditure 1,037.28B current LCU in 2018 WB
Household Final Consumption Expenditure 2,920.99B Rand in 2018 OECD + 2 others
Balance of Payments Current Account Balance Trade
Exports 929.79B constant LCU in 2018 WB + 2 others
Goods 27 timeseries
Imports 968.65B constant LCU in 2018 WB + 2 others
Net Trade 1.16B current US$ in 2018 WB + 1 other
Services 10 timeseries
Terms of Trade 50.12B constant LCU in 2018 WB
Balance of Payments Current Account Balance Trade Exports
Exports as a capacity to import 979.92B constant LCU in 2018 WB
Fertility Indicators
Adolescent Fertility Rate 1 timeseries
Births 4,448.1 thousands in 2100 UNDESA
Completeness of Birth Registration 85 % in 2012 WB
Crude Birth Rate 11.16 per 1,000 population in 2099 UNDESA + 1 other
Fertility Rate 2.43 births per woman in 2017 WB
Mean Age of Childbearing 29.45 years in 2100 UNDESA
Reproduction 0.86 surviving daughters per woman in 2100 UNDESA
Wanted Fertility Rate 2 births per woman in 2016 WB
Demographics
Age Population 1 timeseries
Migration 292.65 thousands in 2100 UNDESA
Population 57,520,184.34 Persons in 2018 OECD + 4 others
Demographics Age
Adolescent 8 timeseries
Adult 29 timeseries
Children 13 timeseries
Dependency Ratio 52.43 % in 2018 WB
Infant 8.2 infant deaths per 1,000 live births in 2100 UNDESA
Old 12 timeseries
Youth 28 timeseries
Demographics Age Dependency Ratio (% in 2018)
Child Dependency Ratio 44.33 WB
Old-Age Dependency Ratio 8.11 WB
Demographics Population
Density Population 2 timeseries
Natural Change -1.78 per 1000 population in 2100 UNDESA
Education Level Basic Education
Lower Secondary Education 11 timeseries
Primary Education 64 % in 2017 WB
Education Level Intermediate Education
Secondary Education 71.16 % in 2017 WB
Land Use Land Use Type
Agricultural Area 2 timeseries
Arable 0.22 hectares/person in 2016 WB
Country Area 1 timeseries
Cropland Area 1 timeseries
Forest Area 1 timeseries
Land Area 2 timeseries
Marine Area Protected 1 timeseries
Agriculture
Agricultural Products Production 6 timeseries
Crops Production 6 timeseries
Livestock Production 6 timeseries
Water Resources 51.35 10^9 m3/year in 2017 FAO
Agriculture Agricultural Products Beverages Alcohol Production (tonnes in 2014)
Beer Barley 1 timeseries
Wine 1,146,006 FAO
Agriculture Agricultural Products Bee products
Honey Production 1,088 tonnes in 2017 FAO + 1 other
Agriculture Agricultural Products Dairy Products
Butter Production 1 timeseries
Butter and Ghee Production 1 timeseries
Cheese Production 2 timeseries
Cream Fresh Production 1 timeseries
Ghee, butteroil Cow Production 1 timeseries
Milk 950,000 Head in 2017 FAO
Skim Milk and Buttermilk Dried Production 1 timeseries
Whey Dried Production 1 timeseries
Agriculture Agricultural Products Textile Fibres Cotton
Cotton lint Production 12,492.67 1000 Int. $ in 2016 FAO + 1 other
Agriculture Agricultural Products Fat Production (tonnes in 2014)
Tallow 18,112 FAO
Lard 9,889 FAO
Agriculture Agricultural Products Margarine
Margrine Short Production 10,943 tonnes in 2014 FAO
Agriculture Agricultural Products Sugar Production (tonnes in 2014)
Molasses 820,000 FAO
Raw Centrifugal Sugar 1 timeseries
Agriculture Crops Oilcrops Coconuts
Copra Oil Production 0 tonnes in 2014 FAO
Agriculture Crops Herbs
Plantains Production 0 in 2013 FAO
Agriculture Water Resources
External 0 10^9 m3/year in 2017 FAO
Ground Water 4.8 10^9 m3/year in 2017 FAO
Internal 4.8 10^9 m3/year in 2017 FAO
Precipitation 495 mm/year in 2017 FAO
Pressure on Water Resources 30.19 % in 2013 FAO + 1 other
Surface Water Resources 49.55 10^9 m3/year in 2017 FAO
Agriculture Water Resources Precipitation
National Rainfall Index 548.3 mm/year in 1999 FAO
Agriculture Water Resources Pressure on Water Resources
Water Withdrawal 9.69 10^9 m3/year in 2013 FAO
Economic Activity Services Educational services, health care, and social assistance Education
Expenditures 6.16 % in 2018 WB
Economic Activity Services ICT
High Technology Exports Goods 5.32 % in 2018 WB
Economic Activity Manufacturing
Purchasing Managers' Index Manufacturing 53.8 Index on Dec 2018 WB
Economic Activity Retail Trade
Retail Sales 65.07 Index on Aug 2019 WB + 1 other
Health Deaths (% in 2016)
Non-communicable Diseases 51.3 WB
Communicable Diseases 39.6 WB
Health Communicable Diseases
AIDS Deaths 1 timeseries
Diphteria Children Immunization 1 timeseries
Hepatitis B Age 1 Immunization 1 timeseries
HIV 7,700,000 numbers in 2018 WB
Measles Children Immunization 1 timeseries
Tuberculosis 3 timeseries
Commodities Natural resources Metals Production
Aluminium 716,000 tonnes (metric) in 2017 BGS
Antimony 0 tonnes (metal content) in 2017 BGS
Cobalt 2 timeseries
Copper 3 timeseries
Nickel 48,383 tonnes (metal content) in 2017 BGS
Steel 481 thousand ton on Sep 2019 World Steel Association
Zinc 30,778 tonnes (metal content) in 2017 BGS
Commodities Natural resources Minerals Production (tonnes (metric))
Feldspar 116,400 in 2017 BGS
Barytes 1,628 in 2000 BGS
Beryl 3 in 1986 BGS
Commodities Natural resources Rocks Production
Diamond 9,685,235 carats in 2017 BGS
Diatomite 576 tonnes (metric) in 1992 BGS
Commodities Natural resources Fossil Fuels Solid Fuels
Coal Electricity Generation 92.71 % in 2015 WB
Commodities Natural resources Fossil Fuels Oil
Petroleum Products 38 timeseries
Primary Products 38 timeseries
Refinery Capacity 520 1,000 Barrels per calendar day in 2018 OPEC
Agriculture Indicators (1000 ha in 2012)
Area 75 timeseries
Area Equipped for Full Control Irrigation 1,670 FAO
Area Equipped for Irrigation 1,670 FAO
Laying Eggs 2 timeseries
Production 719 timeseries
Seed 26 timeseries
Slaughtered 15 timeseries
Stocks 15 timeseries
Water Management 1,670 FAO
Yield 103 timeseries
National Defense
National Defense Military 2 timeseries
Armed forces 0.36 % in 2017 WB
Military 5 timeseries
Tourism Indicators
Arrivals International Tourism 1 timeseries
Contribution Tourism 6 timeseries
Expenditure 291.04 LCU in billions in 2018 WTTC
Investment 76.82 LCU in billions in 2018 WTTC
Receipts International Tourism 4 timeseries
Health Indicators Mortality Rate Conditions Deaths
Maternity 0.3 % in 2017 WB
Neonatal 12,717 numbers in 2018 WB
Health Indicators Mortality Rate Conditions Maternity (% in 2016)
Assisted by medical professionals Births 1 timeseries
Prenatal care 93.7 WB
Access to Financial Sector (per 100,000 adults in 2018)
ATM 66.66 WB
Commercial Bank Branches 10.12 WB
Water
Dam Capacity 31.02 km3 in 2015 FAO
Drinking water Usage 4 timeseries
Sanitation Basic Usage 3 timeseries
Usage 7 timeseries
Species Threatened (Number in 2018)
Plant 153 WB
Fish 121 WB
Bird 54 WB
Mammal 30 WB
Government Finance
Budget Deficit -216.42 National currency, billions in 2018 IMF + 2 others
Consumption of fixed capital 42.31 Domestic Currency in 2017 IMF
Debt 10 timeseries
Government Expenditure 1,635.45 National currency, billions in 2018 IMF + 2 others
Government Revenue 1,419.03 National currency, billions in 2018 IMF + 2 others
Investment in Nonfinancial Assets 142.27 Domestic Currency in 2017 IMF
Net Acquisition of Financial Assets 137.67 Domestic Currency in 2017 IMF
Net Incurrence of Liabilities 319.1 Domestic Currency in 2017 IMF
Net Worth 4 timeseries
Operating Balance 28 timeseries
Primary Net Lending/Borrowing -8.23 Domestic Currency in 2017 IMF
Structural Balance -3.69 Percent of potential GDP in 2018 IMF
Government Finance Government Expenditure
Compensation of Employees 14.13 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Goods and Services Expense 10.56 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Interest Payments 10.24 % in 2017 WB + 1 other
Other Expenses 3.92 % in 2017 WB
Social Benefits 244.03 Domestic Currency in 2017 IMF
Subsidies and Other Transfers 61.16 % in 2017 WB
Government Finance Government Expenditure Subsidies and Other Transfers (Domestic Currency in 2017)
Grants Expense 56.01 IMF
Subsidies 43.93 IMF
Government Finance Government Revenue (% in 2017)
Tax Revenue 26.97 WB + 1 other
Grants and Other Revenue 11.09 WB
Customs 3.82 WB
Social Contributions 1.79 WB + 1 other
Government Finance Government Revenue Tax Revenue (% in 2017)
Tax on Income, Profits and Capital Gains 49.41 WB
Tax on Goods and Services 33.01 WB
Taxes on International Trade 3.38 WB
Other Taxes 1.32 WB
Tax on Exports 0.01 WB
Government Finance Government Revenue Tax Revenue Tax Rates (% in 2018)
Individual Income Tax 45 KPMG
Corporate Tax 28 KPMG
Indirect Tax Rate 14 KPMG
Government Finance Government Revenue Grants and Other Revenue
Grants Revenue 1.5 Domestic Currency in 2017 IMF
Capital Markets
Stock Market 199.77 Index, Jan 2010=100 on Oct 2019 WB + 2 others
Capital Markets Stock Market
Capitalization Listed Companies 2 timeseries
Listed Companies 289 Number in 2018 WB
Capital Markets Bond Market
J.P. Morgan Emerging Markets Bond Index 780.69 Index on Oct 2019 WB
Financial Markets
Exchange Rate 0.07 US dollars in 3rd quarter 2019 IMF
Interest Rate 5.93 % in 2018 WB
Monetary Aggregates 72.78 % in 2018 WB
Financial Markets Interest Rate (Percent per Annum in 3rd quarter 2019)
Lending Rate 10 IMF
Money Market 6.55 IMF
Central Bank Policy Rate 6.5 IMF
Savings Rate 4.61 IMF
Financial Markets Exchange Rate
Effective Exchange Rate 60.31 Index on Oct 2019 WB + 1 other
Official Exchange Rate 14.91 LCU per USD on Oct 2019 WB + 1 other
Institutions
General Government 9 timeseries
Private 1,937.4B Rand, 2010 in 2018 OECD
Air Pollution Greenhouse Gases CO2 CO2 Emissions (% in 2014)
Solid 84.66 WB
Liquid 12.31 WB
Mortality Indicators
Children Deaths Children 1 timeseries
Children Mortality Rate 9.78 deaths under age five per 1,000 live births in 2100 UNDESA + 1 other
Crude Death Rate 13.03 deaths per 1,000 population in 2099 UNDESA
Infant Mortality Rate 8.05 per 1,000 live births in 2099 UNDESA + 1 other
Life Expectancy 76.12 years in 2100 UNDESA + 2 others
Mortality Rate 2 timeseries
Neonatal Deaths 12,717 Number in 2018 WB
Neonatal Mortality Rate 10.7 per 1,000 live births in 2018 WB
Survival 68 timeseries
Under-5 Deaths 40,008 Number in 2018 WB
World Rankings
Civil Liabilities 2 Score, 1=Most Free, 7=Least Free in 2018 FH
Freedom 79 Score, 0=Least Free, 100=Most Free in 2018 FH
Human Development Index 0.7 Index in 2017 UNDP
Political Rights 2 Score, 1=Most Free, 7=Least Free in 2018 FH
Press Freedom Index 20.39 Score, 0=Complete Freedom, 100=No Freedom at all in 2018 RSF
Health Personnel (per 1,000 people in 2017)
Nursing and midwifery personnel 3.52 WB
Physicians 0.91 WB
Health Personnel Community and traditional health workers
Community health workers 0.19 per 1,000 people in 2004 WB
Education Type
Compulsory Education Duration 9 years in 2018 WB
Goods and Services Indicators
Consumer Price Index 113.1 Index on Sep 2019 IMF + 3 others
Inflation 0 Percent on Sep 2019 IMF
Energy Indicators
Consumption Electricity Per Capita 1 timeseries
Energy Intensity 8.7 MJ/$2011 PPP GDP in 2015 WB
Generation 9 timeseries
Balance of Payments
Current Account Balance -12.36 U.S. dollars, Billions in 2018 IMF + 1 other
Net Errors and Omissions 2.28B current US$ in 2018 WB
Balance of Payments Current Account Balance (current US$)
Grants 21,020,000 in 2017 WB
Net Secondary Income -2.74B in 2018 WB
Primary Income -11.8B in 2018 WB
Balance of Payments Current Account Balance Net Secondary Income (current US$ in 2018)
Secondary income receipts 1.85B WB
Personal Remittances 1.1B WB
Secondary income payments 764,185,110.32 WB
Balance of Payments Current Account Balance Primary Income (current US$ in 2018)
Primary income payments 19.12B WB
Primary income receipts 7.32B WB + 1 other
Primary income on FDI 7.24B WB
Health Indicators
Deaths 5,154.51 thousands in 2100 UNDESA
Disease Prevention 62 % in 2018 WB
Incidence 4 timeseries
Mortality Rate 9.5 per 1,000 people in 2017 WB
Prevalence 36.8 % in 2016 WB
Residence (numbers in 2018)
Domestic Expenditure Health Care 8 timeseries
Foreign Expenditure Health Care 3 timeseries
Rural 19,439,954 WB
Urban 38,339,668 WB
Energy Electricity
Electrification Rate 84.4 % in 2017 WB
Energy Renewable electricity Generation
Hydroelectricity 0.32 % in 2015 WB
Non-Hydro Renewable Electricity 4.76B kWh in 2015 WB
Labor
Employment 124.9 Index in 2nd quarter 2019 IMF
Employment Rate 40.56 % in 2018 WB
Labor Force 22,968,000 Number in 2nd quarter 2019 IMF + 1 other
Labor Force Participation Rate 15 timeseries
Unemployment 27.13 % in 2018 OECD + 4 others
Wage 166.54 Index in 2018 IMF
Gender
Female 155 timeseries
Feminity Ratio 108.03 females per 100 males in 2100 UNDESA
Male 144 timeseries
Sex Ratio 92.57 males per 100 females in 2100 UNDESA
Sex Ratio at Birth 1.03 male births per female births in 2100 UNDESA
Capital and Financial Account (current US$ in 2018)
Net Capital Account 17,944,908.46 WB
Net Financial Account -11.08B WB
Capital and Financial Account Net Financial Account (current US$ in 2018)
Portfolio Investment 2.94B WB
Foreign Direct Investment -921,906,355.09 WB
Capital and Financial Account Net Financial Account Foreign Direct Investment Foreign Direct Investment (% in 2018)
Inward 1.48 WB
Outward 1.23 WB
Economy
Foreign-exchange reserves 54,529 current US$, millions on Oct 2019 WB + 2 others
Economy Foreign-exchange reserves
Gold Holdings 5.98B US dollars in 3rd quarter 2019 IMF
Inflation and Prices
GDP Deflator 155 Index in 2018 WB + 1 other
Inflation 4.16 % in 2018 OECD + 5 others
Producer Price Index 181.43 Index in 2nd quarter 2019 IMF
Inflation and Prices Inflation
Headline Inflation 4.62 % in 2018 OECD
Income Inequality
GINI Index 63 Index in 2014 WB
Income Share 16.5 % in 2014 WB
Health Facilities
Hospital beds Per Capita 2.8 per 1,000 people in 2005 WB
Telecommunication Internet
Individuals using Internet 1 timeseries
Secure Internet Servers 695,336 Number in 2018 WB
Intensity
Intensity CO2 3.33 kg per kg of oil equivalent energy use in 2014 WB
Balance Sheet Liabilities Equity
Investment 17.94 Percent of GDP in 2018 IMF
Nutrition
Malnutrition Prevalence 1 timeseries
Nutritional deficiencies 13 kilocalories per person per day in 2016 WB
Maternal Mortality
Maternal mortality ratio 119 per 100,000 live births in 2017 WB
Official Development Assistance
Net Official Development Assistance 994,440,000 constant 2014 US$ in 2017 WB
Net Official Development Assistance and Official Aid 994,440,000 constant 2013 US$ in 2017 WB
Research and Development
Patent Applications 6,816 Number in 2017 WB
R&D Expenditure 0.82 % in 2016 WB
R&D personnel 493.72 per million people in 2016 WB
Scientific and Technical Journal Articles 11,881.2 Number in 2016 WB
Trademark Applications 10,224 Number in 2017 WB
Infrastructure
Rail lines 20,953 km in 2017 WB
Africa (Purchasing power parity; 2011 international dollar in 2018)
Seychelles 27,115.84 IMF + 3 others
Mauritius 21,066.4 IMF + 3 others
Equatorial Guinea 20,186.59 IMF + 1 other
Gabon 16,440.93 IMF + 1 other
Botswana 15,969.38 IMF + 2 others
Algeria 13,724.5 IMF + 2 others
South Africa 12,155.98 IMF + 4 others
Egypt 11,881.42 IMF + 3 others
Tunisia 10,997.17 IMF + 3 others
Libya 10,194.4 IMF + 1 other
Namibia 9,981.21 IMF + 2 others
Eswatini 9,795.44 IMF + 2 others
Morocco 7,940.15 IMF + 3 others
Cabo Verde 6,502.81 IMF + 2 others
Angola 6,057.24 IMF + 2 others
Congo 6,043.54 IMF + 1 other
Ghana 5,734.91 IMF + 2 others
Nigeria 5,357.54 IMF + 2 others
Sudan 3,761.81 IMF + 1 other
Côte d'Ivoire 3,713.49 IMF + 1 other
Zambia 3,647.59 IMF + 2 others
Mauritania 3,546.89 IMF + 2 others
Cameroon 3,402.88 IMF + 2 others
Djibouti 3,365.15 IMF + 1 other
Kenya 3,280.85 IMF + 2 others
Senegal 3,245.51 IMF + 2 others
United Republic of Tanzania 3,061.06 IMF + 1 other
Lesotho 3,017.35 IMF + 2 others
Sao Tome and Principe 2,954.7 IMF + 2 others
Gambia 2,481.7 IMF + 2 others
Zimbabwe 2,477.92 IMF + 3 others
Uganda 2,220.08 IMF + 2 others
Benin 2,156.89 IMF + 2 others
Chad 2,146.91 IMF + 1 other
Mali 2,119.09 IMF + 2 others
Ethiopia 2,073.05 IMF + 2 others
Guinea 2,053.01 IMF + 2 others
Rwanda 2,026.76 IMF + 1 other
Burkina Faso 1,774.37 IMF + 1 other
Guinea Bissau 1,721.66 IMF + 1 other
Togo 1,551.63 IMF + 2 others
Eritrea 1,472.49 IMF + 1 other
Comoros 1,450.53 IMF + 1 other
Madagascar 1,449.09 IMF + 2 others
Sierra Leone 1,440.15 IMF + 2 others
South Sudan 1,335.24 IMF
Liberia 1,260.11 IMF + 2 others
Mozambique 1,147.96 IMF + 1 other
Niger 1,081.57 IMF + 2 others
Malawi 1,066.14 IMF + 2 others
Democratic Republic of the Congo 682.13 IMF + 1 other
Burundi 651.16 IMF + 2 others
Central African Republic 632.8 IMF + 1 other
Somalia 35.22 % WB + 1 other
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