(measure: percent; Source: International Monetary Fund)
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South Africa: Inflation forecast
For that indicator, International Monetary Fund provides data for South Africa from 1981 to 2024. The average value for South Africa during that period was 8.27 percent with a minimum of 0.21 percent in 2003 and a maximum of 18.67 percent in 1985.
The latest value from 2024 is 5.3 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2024 based on 185
countries is 3.89 percent.
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