South Africa  

Population in thousands
South Africa: LFS rate by sex and age
LFS South Africa 2017Q4
South Africa: LFS number by sex and age
South Africa: LFS
2017 2016
Unemployment rate (LFS)26.6%26.3%
Male unemployment rate (LFS)24.7%24.3%
Female unemployment rate (LFS)28.9%28.8%
Unemployment rate less than 25 years51.3%51.0%
Unemployment male less than 25 years46.0%45.9%
Unemployment rate female less than 25 years57.9%57.2%
Unemployed rate less than 25 years23.2%22.9%
Unemployment rate over 25 years21.7%21.3%
Male unemployment rate over 25 years24.9%24.8%
Unemployment rate from 25 to 54 years24.8%24.5%
Male unemployment rate from 25 to 54 years23.2%22.5%
Female unemployment rate from 25 to 54 years26.8%26.8%
Unemployment rate over 55 years7.9%7.6%
Male unemployment rate over 55 years8.4%9.7%
Female unemployment rate over 55 years7.4%5.0%
South Africa: LFS