South Africa Gross National Savings (% of GDP) Statistics

17, Jun 2019, EDT.

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Country or Region: South Africa › Change country
Economic Indicator: Gross National Savings (% of GDP) › See all South Africa indicators, › See Gross National Savings (% of GDP) data for all countries
Detailed Analysis for Year: 2015 › Change year
Full Dataset: from 1980 to 2019
Dataset updated: 17th March 2015
Data Source: International Monetary Fund (IMF)
National or Regional Currency: Rand
Currency Symbol: ZAR

Data are based on individual countries' national accounts statistics. For many countries, the estimates of national saving are built up from national accounts data on gross domestic investment and from balance of payments-based data on net foreign investment. Source: Central Bank Latest actual data: 2014. 2014 for overall GDP data. 2013 for demand-side components. National accounts manual used: System of National Accounts (SNA) 1993 GDP valuation: Market prices Start/end months of reporting year: January/December Base year: 2010 Chain-weighted: No Primary domestic currency: South African rand Data last updated: 03/2016

Gross National Savings (% of GDP) Statistics for South Africa , Year 2015 - In Detail

Gross National Savings (% of GDP) for South Africa in year 2015 is 15.14 %. Data are based on individual countries' national accounts statistics. For many countries, the estimates of national saving are built up from national accounts data on gross domestic investment and from balance of payments-based data on net foreign investment.

This makes South Africa No. 109 in world rankings according to Gross National Savings (% of GDP) in year 2015. The world's average Gross National Savings (% of GDP) value is 17.53 %; South Africa is 2.39 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Gross National Savings (% of GDP) for South Africa was 14.91 % Gross National Savings (% of GDP) for South Africa in 2015 was or will be 1.54% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Gross National Savings (% of GDP) for South Africa was or will be 14.40 %, which is 4.87% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Gross National Savings (% of GDP) for South Africa, in other Years
Year %
  2021 15.075
  2020 14.835
  2019 14.631
  2018 13.793
  2017 13.629
  2016 14.403
2015 15.14
  2014 14.911
  2013 14.355
  2012 15.137
  2011 16.985
  2010 18.012
  2009 17.977
  2008 17.613
  2007 15.602
  2006 15.706
  2005 15.186
  2004 15.701
  2003 16.28
  2002 17.18
  2001 16.019
  2000 16.239
  1999 16.537
  1998 16.272
  1997 16.26
  1996 16.919
  1995 17.563
  1994 17.731
  1993 17.23
  1992 18.228
  1991 20.167
  1990 20.75
  1989 24.274
  1988 23.924
  1987 23.548
  1986 25.128
  1985 25.977
  1984 23.121
  1983 26.711
  1982 22.165
  1981 28.097
  1980 35.318