Gross Domestic Product of South Africa fell 0.5 in the first quarter of 2018 compared to the previous quarter. This rate is 13 -tenths of one percent less than in the previous quarter, when changed 0.8%.
The year-on-year change in GDP was 1.5%, 4 -tenths of one percent less than the 1.9% recorded in the forth quarter of 2017.
The GDP figure in the first quarter of 2018 was €80,583$65,557 million, South Africa is number 26 in the ranking of quarterly GDP of the 50 countries that we publish.
South Africa has a quarterly GDP per capita, of €1,426$1,426, less than the same period last year, when it was €1,444 $1,444 .
If we order the countries according to their GDP per capita, South Africa is in 47th position. According to this parameter, its population has a low level of affluence compare to the 50 countries whose quarterly GDP we publish.