Government
GDP [+]2013350,630 M.$chart522,638 M.$2013GDP [+]
GDP [+]2013263,998 M.€chart392,885 M.€2013GDP [+]
GDP per capita [+]20136,618$chart3,010$2013GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]20134,983€chart2,263€2013GDP per capita [+]
Debt [+]2013119,365 M.€chart37,794 M.€2012Debt [+]
Debt [+]2013158,528 M.$chart48,557 M.$2012Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201345.19%chart10.40%2012Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]20132,252 €chart228 €2012Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]20132,991$chart293$2012Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2013-11,641 M.€chart1,322 M.€2012Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2013-15,461 M.$chart1,700 M.$2012Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2013-4.41%chart0.36%2012Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]2013116,391.0chart65,279.82012Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Expenditure (M.€) [+]201387,637.2chart50,809.32012Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201219,929.4
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]201225,605.2
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201220.58%
Health Expenditure (M.$) [+]201216,091.0chart8,824.62012Health Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Health Expenditure (M.€) [+]201212,516.6chart6,864.32012Health Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Health Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201212.92%chart13.51%2012Health Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]20134,108.8chart2,454.12013Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20133,093.6chart1,844.82013Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20133.53%chart9.78%2012Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201333.18%chart13.98%2012Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20131,654€chart301€2012Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20132,197$chart387$2012Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2012381€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2012490$
Health Expenditure P.C. [+]2012239€chart41€2012Health Expenditure P.C. [+]
Health Expenditure P.C. [+]2012308$chart52$2012Health Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201378$chart14$2013Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201358€chart11€2013Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Moody's Rating [+]07/17/2013Baa1
S&P Rating [+]06/13/2014BBB-BB-11/07/2012S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]09/29/2014BBBBB-10/03/2014Fitch Rating [+]
Corruption Index [+]201342chart252013Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201453ºchart120º2014Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201466.6chart99.72014Fragile States Index [+]
Labour
Unemployment [+]June 201425.5%
Markets
Euro / South African Rand [+]10/20/201414.1028
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]10/20/20141.66%
Money Market
Key rates [+]07/18/20145.75%
Business
Doing Business [+]201441ºchart147º2014Doing Business [+]
Trade
Exports [+]201372,340.6 M.€chart75,295.5 M.€2013Exports [+]
Exports [+]201396,075.5 M.$chart100,000.0 M.$2013Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201222.84%chart43.93%2012Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]201395,151.0 M.€chart42,165.5 M.€2013Imports [+]
Imports [+]2013126,370.0 M.$chart56,000.0 M.$2013Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201232.52%chart19.32%2012Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2013-22,810.4 M.€chart33,130.0 M.€2013Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2013-30,294.5 M.$chart44,000.0 M.$2013Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2012-9.68%chart24.62%2012Trade balance % GDP [+]
Socio-Demography
Population [+]201352,981,991chart173,615,3452013Population [+]
Population density [+]201343chart1882013Population density [+]
HDI [+]20120.629chart0.4712012HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]2014122ºchart151º2014Global Peace Ranking [+]
Birth Rate [+]201221.09‰chart41.53‰2012Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20122.41chart6.002012Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]201213.24‰chart13.48‰2012Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201256.27chart52.122012Life expectancy [+]
Number of homicides [+]201216,259chart33,8172012Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201231.00chart20.002012Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
  • Capital: Pretoria
  • Population: 52,981,991
  • Surface Area: 1,219,090 km2
  • Currency: South African Rand (1 EUR=14.1028 ZAR)
  • Capital: Abuja
  • Population: 173,615,345
  • Surface Area: 923,770 km2
  • Currency: Naira