Gross Domestic Product of South Africa grew 0.3% in 2016 compared to last year . This rate is 10-tenths of one percent less than the figure of 1.3% published in 2015.
The GDP figure in 2016 was €265,726$294,132 million, South Africa is number 40 in the ranking of GDP of the 196 countries that we publish. The absolute value of GDP in South Africa dropped €17,944$20,600 million with respect to 2015.
The GDP per capita of South Africa in 2016 was €4,753$5,261, €404$460 less than in 2015, when it was €5,157$5,721. To view the evolution of the GDP per capita, it is interesting to look back a few years and compare these data with those of 2006 when the GDP per capita in South Africa was €4,488$5,635.
If we order the countries according to their GDP per capita, South Africa is in 97th position of the 196 countries whose GDP we publish.