Gross Domestic Product of South Africa grew 0.8% in the second quarter of 2016 compared to the previous quarter. This rate is 11-tenths of one percent higher than the figure of -0.3% published in the first quarter of 2016.
The year-on-year change in GDP was 0.7%, 13-tenths of one percent more than the -0.6% recorded in the first quarter of 2016.
The GDP figure in the second quarter of 2016 was €63,635$56,354 million, South Africa is number 26 in the ranking of quarterly GDP of the 48 countries that we publish.
South Africa has a quarterly GDP per capita, of €1,158$1,158, less than the same period last year, when it was €1,391 $1,391 .
If we order the countries according to their GDP per capita, South Africa is in 46th position. According to this parameter, its population has a low level of affluence compare to the 48 countries whose quarterly GDP we publish.