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CountrySouth AfricaInformation on item
FrequencyAnnual
Time200220032004200520062007200820092010201120122013201420152016
VariableUnit
External sectors, trade and paymentsCurrent account balance as a percentage of GDPInformation on itemPercentageInformation on item0.902-0.826-2.766-3.129-4.477-5.383-5.537-2.728-1.501-2.219-5.144-5.786-5.083-4.626-2.877
Exchange rate, national currency per USDInformation on itemRandInformation on item10.5237.5696.4546.3646.7707.0568.2638.4177.3057.2498.2029.64810.84612.76514.703
Imports of goods and services, volume in USD (national accounts basis)Information on itemUS Dollar, 2015Information on item46 484 242 927.91850 242 313 662.09158 034 013 726.62264 347 613 444.63676 098 180 568.56783 225 798 969.75685 563 692 671.40470 453 199 770.98078 057 736 035.14187 355 960 297.60691 042 171 533.37695 607 256 164.58195 067 650 049.128100 242 512 010.39696 372 470 449.863
Goods and services trade, volume in USDInformation on itemUS Dollar, 2015Information on item58 600 975 805.26560 518 727 726.78065 417 509 493.83071 692 985 360.30280 517 446 526.37487 405 813 048.23689 284 473 099.25573 812 702 822.45680 593 049 536.89986 695 328 867.67888 879 941 335.60692 890 452 711.36494 233 187 676.60098 186 670 679.59796 420 839 623.648
Exports of goods and services, volume in USD (national accounts basis)Information on itemUS Dollar, 2015Information on item70 717 708 682.61270 795 141 791.46972 801 005 261.03779 038 357 275.96884 936 712 484.18191 585 827 126.71693 005 253 527.10577 172 205 873.93283 128 363 038.65686 034 697 437.75086 717 711 137.83690 173 649 258.14693 398 725 304.07296 130 829 348.79896 469 208 797.433
Government accountsGeneral government net lending as a percentage of GDPInformation on itemPercentageInformation on item-3.304-4.486-4.556-2.428-1.680-0.696-1.738-3.854-3.279-2.476-3.606-3.563-3.846-3.688-3.373
Expenditure and GDPGovernment final consumption expenditure, volumeInformation on itemRand, 2010Information on item382 307 094 199.264403 922 849 525.318425 077 104 737.660446 956 110 128.578468 767 115 502.741487 661 120 158.164515 927 127 122.820539 902 133 030.185555 912 136 975.000571 278 836 775.000591 274 931 625.000609 382 436 400.000619 681 127 925.000614 956 987 550.000628 434 363 975.000
Private final consumption expenditure, volumeInformation on itemRand, 2010Information on item1 178 131 564 212.9801 211 490 654 705.0901 287 093 508 157.0201 366 037 085 656.8001 485 924 576 486.8801 582 776 548 882.4601 601 944 543 419.2601 560 439 555 248.8701 621 835 537 750.0001 705 240 163 750.0001 768 365 179 750.0001 803 625 595 000.0001 818 511 020 750.0001 853 657 161 750.0001 864 436 308 750.000
Gross domestic product, nominal value, market pricesInformation on itemRandInformation on item1 217 297 800 833.0601 325 801 724 537.5901 476 662 789 581.1701 639 298 171 890.9201 839 449 565 092.5102 109 558 843 352.0602 369 126 837 570.2802 507 744 572 709.8502 748 082 048 750.0003 022 420 981 500.0003 245 251 319 250.0003 540 331 531 250.0003 796 487 702 500.0004 042 564 432 250.0004 348 771 519 750.000
Gross domestic product, volume, market pricesInformation on itemRand, 2010Information on item2 081 837 216 666.4602 143 232 140 683.4302 240 846 564 120.4602 359 098 662 227.0602 491 294 960 110.3802 624 839 957 972.1202 708 599 956 630.9802 666 938 957 298.0402 748 007 956 000.0002 838 257 096 000.0002 901 077 768 250.0002 973 175 553 750.0003 028 089 694 000.0003 064 237 109 250.0003 076 465 120 250.000
Gross fixed capital formation, total, volumeInformation on itemRand, 2010Information on item297 029 575 000.000327 437 375 000.000369 601 100 000.000410 197 150 000.000460 014 000 000.000523 306 000 000.000590 407 000 000.000550 987 000 000.000529 431 000 000.000558 755 351 175.000573 309 554 450.000614 502 019 950.000618 786 145 225.000634 539 687 050.000612 111 270 175.000
Selected variables: ready-made growth ratesExports of goods and services, volume, growth (national accounts basis)Information on itemPercentage, 2010Information on item0.9890.1092.8338.5687.4637.8281.550-17.0247.7183.4960.7943.9853.5772.9250.352
Imports of goods and services, volume, growth (national accounts basis)Information on itemPercentage, 2010Information on item5.3418.08515.50810.87918.2619.3662.809-17.66010.79411.9124.2205.014-0.5645.443-3.861
Gross domestic product, volume, growthInformation on itemPercentage, 2010Information on item3.6682.9494.5555.2775.6045.3603.191-1.5383.0403.2842.2132.4851.8471.1940.399
Core inflationInformation on itemPercentage, 2010Information on item..5.491-1.4711.6752.3795.3147.9237.8854.0923.6724.7585.1255.5595.5655.653
Gross domestic product, market prices, deflator, growthInformation on itemPercentage, 2010Information on item12.2415.7946.5275.4496.2558.8498.8327.5056.3516.4865.0486.4475.2915.2267.147
Gross fixed capital formation, total, volume, growthInformation on itemPercentage, 2010Information on item3.49210.23712.87710.98412.14513.75912.823-6.677-3.9125.5392.6057.1850.6972.546-3.535
Private final consumption expenditure, volume, growthInformation on itemPercentage, 2010Information on item3.1732.8326.2406.1338.7766.5181.211-2.5913.9355.1433.7021.9940.8251.9330.582
Headline inflationInformation on itemPercentage, 2010Information on item9.1455.8711.4253.3514.6187.15411.5276.6024.2644.9855.6245.7606.0904.5756.341
Government final consumption expenditure, volume, growthInformation on itemPercentage, 2010Information on item4.5715.6545.2375.1474.8804.0315.7964.6472.9652.7643.5003.0621.690-0.7622.192
Prices and deflatorsConsumer price indexInformation on itemIndex, 2010Information on item0.6480.6870.6960.7200.7530.8070.9000.9591.0001.0501.1091.1731.2441.3011.384
Exports of goods and services, deflator (national accounts basis)Information on itemIndex, 2010Information on item0.5780.5320.5460.5800.6700.7590.9590.9591.0001.1321.1791.2851.3551.3431.461
Imports of goods and services, deflator (national accounts basis)Information on itemIndex, 2010Information on item0.7600.6710.6760.7060.7780.8551.0701.0161.0001.0651.1561.2781.3691.3191.411
Gross domestic product, market prices, deflatorInformation on itemIndex, 2010Information on item0.5850.6190.6590.6950.7380.8040.8750.9401.0001.0651.1191.1911.2541.3191.414
Labour marketsUnemployment rateInformation on itemPercentageInformation on item27.05126.41124.09723.40622.38422.01022.54923.67624.87024.78524.87024.73725.07925.34526.715
Total employment (labour force survey basis)Information on itemPersonsInformation on item12 540 935.78012 444 829.10012 757 077.20713 526 719.49014 125 447.01914 214 928.75114 584 861.03714 193 824.21413 787 976.15414 070 050.14114 424 889.21414 865 627.83515 146 303.54315 740 732.50515 780 441.971
Labour forceInformation on itemPersonsInformation on item17 191 327.06316 911 361.38916 807 017.60117 660 314.43218 199 177.88718 226 558.86318 831 026.39118 596 812.37718 352 206.63618 706 361.63119 199 955.49019 751 673.85520 216 438.48521 084 659.92321 533 066.422
Monetary dataLong-term interest rate on government bondsInformation on itemPercentageInformation on item11.5019.6169.5278.0677.9387.9859.1008.7038.6158.5207.9007.7238.2508.1669.021
Short-term interest rateInformation on itemPercentageInformation on item11.16310.6657.5336.9057.3399.11510.8747.8506.4205.4875.2885.0785.7996.0527.228
Data extracted on 30 Oct 2020 23:15 UTC (GMT) from OECD.Stat

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