Table

South Africa. Source:IMF World Economic Outlook Database(Oct 2018)
N Subject Descriptor Units Scale Estimates Start After 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023
1 Gross domestic product, constant prices National currency Billions Y2017 3,124.785 3,148.47 3,192.548 3,247.998 3,306.46 3,366.968 3,428.583
2 Gross domestic product, constant prices Percent change Y2017 1.317 0.758 1.4 1.737 1.8 1.83 1.83
3 Gross domestic product, current prices National currency Billions Y2017 4,651.784 4,911.041 5,242.025 5,620.029 6,035.851 6,484.353 6,966.182
4 Gross domestic product, current prices U.S. dollars Billions Y2017 349.299 376.679 385.526 403.029 419.712 438.23 456.417
5 Gross domestic product, current prices Purchasing power parity; international dollars Billions Y2017 767.167 790.934 819.093 849.207 880.588 913.385 948.059
6 Gross domestic product, deflator Index Y2017 148.867 155.982 164.196 173.031 182.547 192.587 203.18
7 Gross domestic product per capita, constant prices National currency Units Y2017 55,284.403 54,832.14 54,730.093 54,809.731 54,923.514 55,053.781 55,184.354
8 Gross domestic product per capita, constant prices Purchasing power parity; 2011 international dollar Units Y2017 12,336.925 12,236.001 12,213.228 12,231 12,256.391 12,285.461 12,314.599
9 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices National currency Units Y2017 82,300.414 85,528.171 89,864.434 94,837.573 100,261.348 106,026.599 112,123.36
10 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices U.S. dollars Units Y2017 6,179.87 6,560.041 6,609.097 6,801.087 6,971.832 7,165.562 7,346.201
11 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices Purchasing power parity; international dollars Units Y2017 13,572.886 13,774.508 14,041.766 14,330.305 14,627.415 14,934.898 15,259.38
12 Output gap in percent of potential GDP Percent of potential GDP NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
13 Gross domestic product based on purchasing-power-parity (PPP) share of world total Percent Y2017 0.602 0.585 0.572 0.562 0.552 0.543 0.534
14 Implied PPP conversion rate National currency per current international dollar Y2017 6.064 6.209 6.4 6.618 6.854 7.099 7.348
15 Total investment Percent of GDP Y2017 18.559 18.117 17.983 18.079 18.234 18.412 18.597
16 Gross national savings Percent of GDP Y2017 16.102 14.908 14.472 14.568 14.625 14.801 14.982
17 Inflation, average consumer prices Index Y2017 102.992 107.914 113.596 119.709 126.293 133.239 140.567
18 Inflation, average consumer prices Percent change Y2017 5.273 4.779 5.266 5.381 5.5 5.5 5.5
19 Inflation, end of period consumer prices Index Y2017 105.151 110.724 116.592 122.947 129.709 136.843 144.369
20 Inflation, end of period consumer prices Percent change Y2017 4.717 5.3 5.3 5.45 5.5 5.5 5.5
21 Six-month London interbank offered rate (LIBOR) Percent NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
22 Volume of imports of goods and services Percent change Y2017 1.597 2.541 3.064 3.335 3.312 3.317 3.317
23 Volume of Imports of goods Percent change Y2017 2.602 2.541 3.064 3.335 3.312 3.317 3.317
24 Volume of exports of goods and services Percent change Y2017 -0.097 1.38 2.9 3.28 3.28 3.28 3.28
25 Volume of exports of goods Percent change Y2017 0.855 1.38 2.9 3.28 3.28 3.28 3.28
26 Unemployment rate Percent of total labor force Y2017 27.45 27.931 28.331 28.631 28.778 28.919 29.053
27 Employment Persons Millions NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
28 Population Persons Millions Y2017 56.522 57.42 58.333 59.26 60.201 61.158 62.13
29 General government revenue National currency Billions Y2017 1,316.19 1,425.515 1,547.519 1,667.467 1,794.662 1,932.424 2,080.923
30 General government revenue Percent of GDP Y2017 28.294 29.027 29.521 29.67 29.733 29.801 29.872
31 General government total expenditure National currency Billions Y2017 1,531.204 1,649.192 1,781.055 1,921.115 2,068.794 2,226.415 2,396.52
32 General government total expenditure Percent of GDP Y2017 32.916 33.581 33.976 34.183 34.275 34.335 34.402
33 General government net lending/borrowing National currency Billions Y2017 -215.015 -223.677 -233.536 -253.648 -274.132 -293.991 -315.597
34 General government net lending/borrowing Percent of GDP Y2017 -4.622 -4.555 -4.455 -4.513 -4.542 -4.534 -4.53
35 General government structural balance National currency Billions Y2017 -183.073 -192.985 -205.59 -219.845 -239.639 -266.592 -286.78
36 General government structural balance Percent of potential GDP Y2017 -3.914 -3.899 -3.907 -3.906 -3.968 -4.11 -4.117
37 General government primary net lending/borrowing National currency Billions Y2017 -48.668 -37.189 -21.855 -21.148 -18.488 -13.576 -8.606
38 General government primary net lending/borrowing Percent of GDP Y2017 -1.046 -0.757 -0.417 -0.376 -0.306 -0.209 -0.124
39 General government net debt National currency Billions Y2017 2,177.723 2,498.431 2,782.576 3,086.845 3,404.512 3,745.426 4,109.839
40 General government net debt Percent of GDP Y2017 46.815 50.874 53.082 54.926 56.405 57.761 58.997
41 General government gross debt National currency Billions Y2017 2,467.295 2,736.817 3,004.886 3,302.874 3,621.827 3,964.027 4,329.726
42 General government gross debt Percent of GDP Y2017 53.04 55.728 57.323 58.77 60.005 61.132 62.154
43 Gross domestic product corresponding to fiscal year, current prices National currency Billions Y2017 4,651.784 4,911.041 5,242.025 5,620.029 6,035.851 6,484.353 6,966.182
44 Current account balance U.S. dollars Billions Y2017 -8.584 -12.087 -13.539 -14.149 -15.145 -15.823 -16.498
45 Current account balance Percent of GDP Y2017 -2.457 -3.209 -3.512 -3.511 -3.608 -3.611 -3.615