South Africa  

Population in thousands
South Africa: LFS rate by sex and age
LFS South Africa 2017Q2
South Africa: LFS number by sex and age
South Africa: LFS
2016 2015
Unemployment rate (LFS)26.3%24.3%
Male unemployment rate (LFS)24.3%22.3%
Female unemployment rate (LFS)28.8%26.7%
Unemployment rate less than 25 years51.0%50.4%
Unemployment male less than 25 years45.9%45.9%
Unemployment rate female less than 25 years57.2%55.8%
Unemployed rate less than 25 years22.9%20.6%
Unemployment rate over 25 years21.3%19.0%
Male unemployment rate over 25 years24.8%22.6%
Unemployment rate from 25 to 54 years24.5%21.9%
Male unemployment rate from 25 to 54 years22.5%20.1%
Female unemployment rate from 25 to 54 years26.8%24.2%
Unemployment rate over 55 years7.6%7.6%
Male unemployment rate over 55 years9.7%8.8%
Female unemployment rate over 55 years5.0%6.3%
South Africa: LFS