Government
GDP [+]2014350,082 M.$chart573,652 M.$2014GDP [+]
GDP [+]2014263,390 M.€chart431,596 M.€2014GDP [+]
GDP per capita [+]20146,483$chart3,006$2013GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]20144,877€chart2,263€2013GDP per capita [+]
Debt [+]2014120,806 M.€chart41,168 M.€2013Debt [+]
Debt [+]2014160,491 M.$chart54,675 M.$2013Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201445.87%chart10.48%2013Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]20142,973$chart315$2013Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]20142,237 €chart237 €2013Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2014-10,808 M.€chart-9,265 M.€2013Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2014-14,365 M.$chart-12,305 M.$2013Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2014-4.10%chart-2.36%2013Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]2014112,409.3chart69,948.62013Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Expenditure (M.€) [+]201484,613.7chart52,668.22013Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]201225,588.5
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201219,916.3
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201220.58%
Health Expenditure (M.$) [+]201216,713.7chart8,819.32012Health Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Health Expenditure (M.€) [+]201213,008.8chart6,864.32012Health Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Health Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201213.44%chart13.41%2012Health Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]20134,289.8chart2,453.82013Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20133,230.1chart1,847.62013Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20133.70%chart3.51%2013Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201432.13%chart13.41%2013Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20142,082$chart403$2013Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20141,567€chart303€2013Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2012489$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2012381€
Health Expenditure P.C. [+]2012319$chart54$2012Health Expenditure P.C. [+]
Health Expenditure P.C. [+]2012249€chart42€2012Health Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201381$chart14$2013Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201361€chart11€2013Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Moody's Rating [+]11/06/2014Baa2
S&P Rating [+]06/13/2014BBB-B+03/20/2015S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]12/12/2014BBBBB-03/30/2015Fitch Rating [+]
Corruption Index [+]201444chart272014Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201453ºchart120º2014Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201466.6chart99.72014Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]201317ºchart48º2013RTI Raking [+]
Labour
Unemployment [+]June 201425.5%
Markets
Euro / South African rands [+]04/17/201512.9192
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]04/17/20158.01%
Money Market
Key rates [+]07/18/20145.75%
Business
Doing Business [+]201543ºchart170º2015Doing Business [+]
Trade
Exports [+]201468,533.6 M.€chart73,767.4 M.€2014Exports [+]
Exports [+]201491,046.9 M.$chart98,000.0 M.$2014Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201426.02%chart17.09%2014Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]201491,787.7 M.€chart47,948.8 M.€2014Imports [+]
Imports [+]2014121,940.0 M.$chart63,700.0 M.$2014Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201434.85%chart11.11%2014Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2014-23,254.1 M.€chart25,818.6 M.€2014Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2014-30,893.1 M.$chart34,300.0 M.$2014Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2013-8.27%chart8.43%2013Trade balance % GDP [+]
Socio-Demography
Population [+]201454,002,000chart173,615,3452013Population [+]
Density [+]201444chart1882013Density [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]2014122ºchart151º2014Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201418ºchart118º2014Gender Gap 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 [+]201256.10chart52.112012Life expectancy [+]
Number of homicides [+]201216,259chart33,8172012Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201231.00chart20.002012Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
  • Capital: Pretoria
  • Population: 54,002,000
  • Surface Area: 1,219,090 km2
  • Currency: South African rands (1 EUR=12.9192 ZAR)
  • Capital: Abuja
  • Population: 173,615,345
  • Surface Area: 923,770 km2
  • Currency: Nairas