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South Africa

South Africa, officially the Republic of South Africa, is the southernmost country in Africa. It is bounded to the south by 2,798 kilometres (1,739 mi) of coastline that stretches along the South Atlantic and Indian Oceans; to the north by the neighbouring countries of Namibia, Botswana, and Zimbabwe; and to the east and northeast by Mozambique and Eswatini. It also completely enclaves the country Lesotho. It is the southernmost country on the mainland of the Old World, and the second-most populous country located entirely south of the equator, after Tanzania. South Africa is a biodiversity hotspot, with unique biomes, plant and animal life. With over 62 million people, the country is the world's 23rd-most populous nation and covers an area of 1,221,037 square kilometres (471,445 square miles). Pretoria is the administrative capital, while Cape Town, as the seat of Parliament, is the legislative capital. Bloemfontein has traditionally been regarded as the judicial capital. The largest city, and site of highest court is Johannesburg. About 80% of the population are Black South Africans. The remaining population consists of Africa's largest communities of European (White South Africans), Asian (Indian South ... [More]
  • Last : 5,717.7
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  • Time : 31 Dec
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  • Open : 19.3304
  • Time : 02:04:59
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  • Last : 9.265 (ZAR)
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South Africa Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
USD/ZAR Ask 19.3211 19.3213 19.3211 19.336 0.00 0.01% 2024/02/26 Time 2:04
ZAR/XAF Ask 31.34 - 31.34 31.34 0.03 0.10% 2024/02/26 Time 2:04
ZAR/XOF Ask 31.34 - 31.34 31.34 0.09 0.29% 2024/02/26 Time 2:04
VES/ZAR Ask 0.5341 - 0.5341 0.5341 0.00 0.09% 2024/02/26 Time 2:04
TWD/ZAR Ask 0.6113 - 0.6113 0.6113 0.00 0.13% 2024/02/26 Time 2:04
ZAR/TRY Ask 1.6117 - 1.6117 1.6117 0.02 1.00% 2024/02/26 Time 2:04

South Africa Indices

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
FTSE South Africa 3852.73 - 3852.73 3852.73 0.00 0.00% 2023/12/07 Time 16:46
FTSE/JSE Top 40 68861.5 - 68861.5 68861.5 0.00 0.00% 2023/12/07 Time 16:46
FTSE/JSE All Share 76960.61 - 76960.61 76960.61 0.00 0.00% 2023/10/23 Time 17:55
South Africa 40 5717.7 - 5717.6 5759.9 0.00 0.00% 2019/12/31 Time 0:00

South Africa Stocks

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
African Media Entertainment 3400 - 3400 3400 0.00 0.00% 2024/02/24 Time 3:58
RH Bophelo 225 - 225 225 0.00 0.00% 2024/02/24 Time 3:58
Krugerrand 3900000 - 3900000 3900000 0.00 0.00% 2024/02/24 Time 3:58
UBS AG 20525 - 20525 20525 0.00 0.00% 2024/02/24 Time 3:58
Mantengu Mining 98 - 98 98 0.00 0.00% 2024/02/24 Time 3:58
Life Healthcar 1770 - 1770 1770 0.00 0.00% 2024/02/24 Time 3:58

South Africa Bonds

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
South Africa 3M 4.5 - 4.5 4.5 0.00 0.00% 2023/09/27 Time 20:55
South Africa 2Y 5.295 - 5.295 5.295 0.00 0.00% 2023/09/27 Time 20:55
South Africa 5Y 7.775 - 7.775 7.775 0.00 0.00% 2023/09/27 Time 20:55
South Africa 10Y 9.265 - 9.265 9.265 0.00 0.00% 2023/09/27 Time 20:55
South Africa 20Y 10.425 - 10.425 10.425 0.00 0.00% 2023/09/27 Time 20:55
South Africa 25Y 10.495 - 10.495 10.495 0.00 0.00% 2023/09/27 Time 20:55

South Africa Funds

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
Coronation Balanced Defensive Fund P 2.275 - 2.275 2.275 0.00 0.00% 2024/02/24 Time 2:43
Investec Managed Fund H 14.941 - 14.941 14.941 0.00 0.00% 2024/02/24 Time 2:43
Coronation Balanced Defensive Fund D 2.264 - 2.264 2.264 0.00 0.00% 2024/02/24 Time 2:43
Coronation Balanced Defensive Fund A 2.273 - 2.273 2.273 0.00 0.00% 2024/02/24 Time 2:43
Investec Global Franchise Feeder Fund A 18.929 - 18.929 18.929 0.00 0.00% 2024/02/24 Time 2:43
Investec Managed Fund Z 14.996 - 14.996 14.996 0.00 0.00% 2024/02/24 Time 2:43

South Africa ETFs

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
Satrix Nasdaq 100 Feeder Portfolio 19800 - 19566 19950 0.00 0.00% 2024/02/23 Time 20:02
CoreShares S&P SA Top 50 2960 - 2930 2960 0.00 0.00% 2024/02/23 Time 20:02
Satrix Indi 10300 - 10260 10310 0.00 0.00% 2024/02/23 Time 20:02
STANLIB MSCI World Index Feeder 9188 - 9028 9188 0.00 0.00% 2024/02/23 Time 20:02
STANLIB S&P500 Index Feeder 51682 - 50989 51682 0.00 0.00% 2024/02/23 Time 20:02
Satrix MSCI India Feeder 8896 - 8769 8896 0.00 0.00% 2024/02/23 Time 20:02

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Metric
Balance of Trade
14065 -36128 20562 52741
Bank Lending Rate
11.75 5.5 11.75 25.5
Bankruptcies
137 0 144 511
Banks Balance Sheet
7570613 114781 7607008 7607008
Building Permits
6120374 218553 8911907 12114101
Business Confidence
31 5 33 92
CPI Housing Utilities
110 46.1 110 110
CPI Transportation
115 52.5 117 120
Capacity Utilization
78.5 58.4 77.8 86.2
Car Registrations
28790 105 27535 43659
Central Bank Balance Sheet
1200916 543 1213548 1269315
Changes in Inventories
-44495 -144645 61980 97294
Coincident Index
112 81 112 163
Competitiveness Index
62.44 19 Dec 60.76 Points
Competitiveness Rank
60 19 Dec 67
Composite PMI
49.2 32.5 49 53.7
Consumer Confidence
-17 -36 -16 26
Consumer Price Index CPI
113 1.2 113 113
Consumer Spending
3077095 260612 3086474 3092841
Core Consumer Prices
110 52.5 110 110
Core Inflation Rate
4.6 2.5 4.5 8.4
Core Inflation Rate MoM
0.3 -0.2 0.2 1.4
Coronavirus Cases
4072533 0 4070434 4072533
Coronavirus Deaths
102595 0 102588 102595
Coronavirus Vaccination Rate
64.8 0 64.73 64.8
Coronavirus Vaccination Total
38813021 0 38768176 38813021
Corporate Tax Rate
27 27 28 37.8
Corruption Index
41 41 43 56.8
Corruption Rank
83 23 72 83
Credit Rating
41 23 Jul
Currency
19.32 2.71 19.15 19.92
Current Account
-19314 -241123 -185158 295264
Current Account to GDP
-0.5 -7.5 3.7 6
Deposit Interest Rate
7.08 3.74 6.96 21.6
Disposable Personal Income
4500353 3806 4448534 4500353
Ease of Doing Business
84 19 Dec 82
Electricity Production
18300 10439 18474 23801
Employed Persons
16723 11666 16745 16745
Employment Rate
40.8 35.93 40.95 46.17
Export Prices
175 0.4 178 180
Exports
163972 55.8 185333 194220
External Debt
156096 33262 155565 185358
Fiscal Expenditure
163327 23 Apr 196857 ZAR Million
Food Inflation
7.2 0.6 8.5 15.6
Foreign Direct Investment
26014 -13910 53829 557912
Foreign Exchange Reserves
61188 5316 62518 62518
Full Year GDP Growth
1.91 -6.43 4.91 7.94
GDP
405 8.75 420 458
GDP Annual Growth Rate
-0.7 -16.2 1.5 19.2
GDP Constant Prices
4617100 718057 4620220 4630011
GDP From Agriculture
118836 43537 131496 151353
GDP From Construction
108602 14702 111674 157769
GDP From Manufacturing
528595 334105 535348 572539
GDP From Mining
200534 145919 202678 240358
GDP From Public Administration
373265 90907 373013 375670
GDP From Services
1102238 66256 1096578 1102791
GDP From Transport
375953 122083 372503 390348
GDP From Utilities
96040 82820 95844 125002
GDP Growth Rate
-0.2 -17 0.5 13.7
GDP per capita
6022 3974 5959 6263
GDP per capita PPP
13479 9556 13338 14017
Gasoline Prices
1.2 0.43 1.25 1.6
Gold Production
-3.41 -60.8 -2.88 175
Gold Reserves
125 123 125 184
Government Budget
-4.9 -10 -4.2 1
Government Budget Value
-78616 23 Apr -25123 ZAR Million
Government Debt
72879 23 Mar 75480 USD Million
Government Debt to GDP
72.2 27.8 72.8 72.8
Government Revenues
171734 23 Apr 171734 ZAR Million
Government Spending
906744 23 Mar 895626 ZAR Million
Gross Fixed Capital Formation
691708 73065 716295 815426
Gross National Product
4669794 504385 4717288 4737603
Households Debt To GDP
34.5 33.1 34.5 43.9
Households Debt To Income
62 36 66.1 77.6
Housing Index
112 82.3 112 112
IP Addresses
4274668 17 Mar 3727821 IP
Import Prices
162 0.9 161 164
Imports
149907 66.1 164771 184983
Industrial Production
0.7 -53 2.5 102
Industrial Production Mom
-1.7 -48.8 1.2 41.5
Inflation Expectations
5.69 3.9 5.53 8.72
Inflation Rate
5.3 0.2 5.1 20.7
Inflation Rate Mom
0.1 -0.7 0 6.7
Interbank Rate
8.37 3.33 8.37 16.96
Interest Rate
8.25 3.5 8.25 23.99
Internet Speed
6737 17 Mar 6596 KBps
Labor Force Participation Rate
60 47.3 60.2 60.8
Labour Costs
134 0.7 132 134
Leading Economic Index
-0.8 -6.3 -0.4 5
Lending Rate
11.75 5 11.75 25.5
Loans to Private Sector
4637402 4051 4586692 4637402
Manufacturing PMI
43.6 30.88 50.9 59.99
Military Expenditure
2995 22 Dec 3394 USD Million
Minimum Wages
27.58 20 25.42 27.58
Mining Production
0.6 -50.4 6.9 119
Money Supply M0
397321 415 395807 409000
Money Supply M1
2579000 1482 2604729 2604729
Money Supply M2
4216314 2887 4155806 4216314
Money Supply M3
5091819 4796 4975363 5091819
Personal Income Tax Rate
45 40 45 45
Personal Savings
-0.7 -2.4 -0.8 23.8
Population
62.03 17.12 60.6 62.03
Price to Rent Ratio
102 45.87 103 120
Private Sector Credit
4.94 -2.35 3.84 35.88
Producer Price Inflation MoM
-0.6 -1.2 -0.6 2.5
Producer Prices
131 63.8 132 132
Producer Prices Change
4 0.3 4.6 18
Residential Property Prices
2.6 1.5 2.6 8.6
Retail Sales MoM
1.4 -50.8 1.1 74.5
Retail Sales YoY
2.7 -49.9 -1 95.1
Retirement Age Men
60 60 60 65
Retirement Age Women
60 60 60 60
Steel Production
292 20 Dec 326 Thousand Tonnes
Stock Market
74213 4395 74113 81338
Terms of Trade
108 42.3 110 130
Terrorism Index
0.83 0 1.24 3.68
Total Vehicle Sales
41636 574 40268 65689
Tourist Arrivals
1183035 29341 1015584 1598893
Unemployed Persons
7895 3984 7849 8000
Unemployment Rate
32.1 21.5 31.9 35.3
Wages
26086 6742 25866 26086
Wages in Manufacturing
23153 6250 22744 23153
Weapons Sales
48 0 89 243
Youth Unemployment Rate
59.4 48.8 58 66.5
Indicator Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Metric
Balance of Trade 14065 28000 1000 4000 5000 52741
Bank Lending Rate 11.75 11.75 11.75 11.5 11.25 25.5
Bankruptcies 137 135 150 160 150 511
Banks Balance Sheet 7570613 7550000 7630000 7660000 7680000 7607008
Business Confidence 31 29 33 35 37 92
CPI Housing Utilities 110 110 111 115 116 110
CPI Transportation 115 116 116 117 118 120
Capacity Utilization 78.5 78.5 79 78.6 79.1 86.2
Car Registrations 28790 31700 32000 31500 32200 43659
Central Bank Balance Sheet 1200916 1170000 1300000 1250000 1320000 1269315
Coincident Index 112 108 108 108 109 163
Composite PMI 49.2 50.3 49.8 51 50.7 53.7
Consumer Confidence -17 -15 -20 -18 -15 26
Consumer Price Index CPI 113 115 115 118 118 113
Consumer Spending 3077095 3123769 3111166 3117097 3114020 3092841
Core Consumer Prices 110 112 113 114 115 110
Core Inflation Rate 4.6 4.7 4.5 4.7 4.6 8.4
Core Inflation Rate MoM 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.2 0.2 1.4
Currency 19.32 19.28 19.54 19.79 20.06 19.92
Current Account -19314 70000 -150000 -200000 -180000 295264
Current Account to GDP -0.5 -2.8 6
Deposit Interest Rate 7.08 7.08 7.08 6.83 6.58 21.6
Disposable Personal Income 4500353 4435860 4484122 4558858 4554357 4500353
Electricity Production 18300 19500 18600 20050 20000 23801
Employed Persons 16723 17200 17500 18000 18050 16745
Employment Rate 40.8 39.8 40.3 40 40 46.17
Export Prices 175 175 178 173 170 180
Exports 163972 193000 171000 178000 180000 194220
Fiscal Expenditure 163327 175000 181000 201000 180000 ZAR Million
Food Inflation 7.2 7 5.5 4.8 5.3 15.6
Foreign Direct Investment 26014 12500 20000 28000 25500 557912
Foreign Exchange Reserves 61188 61000 61300 61500 62000 62518
Full Year GDP Growth 1.91 1 7.94
GDP 405 409 458
GDP Annual Growth Rate -0.7 1 0.8 1.3 1.2 19.2
GDP Constant Prices 4617100 4635928 4657182 4677122 4672505 4630011
GDP From Agriculture 118836 129198 132548 120381 120262 151353
GDP From Construction 108602 112988 112567 110014 109905 157769
GDP From Manufacturing 528595 529660 539631 535467 534938 572539
GDP From Mining 200534 203049 204300 203141 202940 240358
GDP From Public Administration 373265 374199 375997 378118 377744 375670
GDP From Services 1102238 1103678 1105350 1116567 1115464 1102791
GDP From Transport 375953 383093 375483 380840 380464 390348
GDP From Utilities 96040 97535 96611 97289 97193 125002
GDP Growth Rate -0.2 0.7 1 1.3 1.2 13.7
GDP per capita 6022 6083 6263
GDP per capita PPP 13479 13614 14017
Gasoline Prices 1.2 1.22 1.23 1.25 1.27 1.6
Gold Production -3.41 3.1 4 5 5 175
Government Budget -4.9 -4.5 1
Government Budget Value -78616 -35000 69000 -81000 30000 ZAR Million
Government Debt 72879 73000 77400 81000 78900 USD Million
Government Debt to GDP 72.2 73.3 72.8
Government Revenues 171734 140000 250000 120000 210000 ZAR Million
Government Spending 906744 905433 903687 915811 915811 ZAR Million
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 691708 697193 722025 700700 700008 815426
Gross National Product 4669794 4761233 4755026 4730501 4725832 4737603
Households Debt To Income 62 65 77.6
Import Prices 162 168 165 160 160 164
Imports 149907 165000 170000 174000 175000 184983
Industrial Production 0.7 2.1 3 4.5 4 102
Industrial Production Mom -1.7 0.7 1.3 2 2 41.5
Inflation Rate 5.3 5.3 5.1 5.1 5 20.7
Inflation Rate Mom 0.1 0.8 0.5 0.6 0.4 6.7
Interbank Rate 8.37 8.37 8.37 8.12 7.87 16.96
Interest Rate 8.25 8.25 8.25 8 7.75 23.99
Labor Force Participation Rate 60 61 59.2 59.6 60 60.8
Leading Economic Index -0.8 0.6 1 1.5 1.3 5
Lending Rate 11.75 11.75 11.75 11.5 11.25 25.5
Loans to Private Sector 4637402 4540309 4586025 4670273 4693051 4637402
Manufacturing PMI 43.6 48.8 50.5 51 51.5 59.99
Minimum Wages 27.58 27.58 27.58
Mining Production 0.6 2 1 2.7 2.5 119
Money Supply M0 397321 387000 390000 395000 393500 409000
Money Supply M1 2579000 2470000 2530000 2450000 2500000 2604729
Money Supply M2 4216314 3870000 3950000 3930000 3920000 4216314
Money Supply M3 5091819 4950000 5010000 5200000 5200000 5091819
Population 62.03 63 62.03
Private Sector Credit 4.94 5 4.7 4.5 4 35.88
Producer Price Inflation MoM -0.6 0.1 0.1 0.6 0.5 2.5
Producer Prices 131 131 131 135 135 132
Producer Prices Change 4 3.1 2.8 3 3 18
Retail Sales MoM 1.4 0.5 -0.1 0.4 1.2 74.5
Retail Sales YoY 2.7 0.8 1 2.2 2 95.1
Stock Market 74213 72307 71206 70127 69062 81338
Terms of Trade 108 104 108 108 106 130
Total Vehicle Sales 41636 49800 47300 46900 40500 65689
Tourist Arrivals 1183035 950000 890000 995000 1100000 1598893
Unemployed Persons 7895 7800 7680 7600 7580 8000
Unemployment Rate 32.1 32.7 33.2 33.5 34 35.3
Youth Unemployment Rate 59.4 61.3 60.7 59.8 60.5 66.5