Economic Data & Reports

South Africa Country Profile*

Capital: Pretoria (Administrative); Cape Town (Legislative); Bloemfontein (Judicial)
Population: 56.98 Million (2021 est.)
Area: 1,219,090 sq km
Terrain: Plateau, savanna, desert, mountains, coastal plains.
GDP Per Capita: $12,482 (2019 est.)
Unemployment Rate: 27%

*CIA World Factbook: South Africa

Reports on South Africa

As Africa’s second largest economy, many public and private sector groups track economic developments within South Africa. U.S. Government reports on South Africa include the following:

Non-U.S. Government Sources of Information

Many other organizations also provide significant reports on South Africa’s economy. Important non-U.S. Government reports include: