South Africa: Liquid liabilities, percent of GDP

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 South Africa

Liquid liabilities, percent of GDP

 Latest value 69.94
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1965 - 2021
 Average 45.85
 Min - Max 34.85 - 69.94
 Source The International Monetary Fund
For that indicator, we provide data for South Africa from 1965 to 2021. The average value for South Africa during that period was 45.85 percent with a minimum of 34.85 percent in 2004 and a maximum of 69.94 percent in 2021. The latest value from 2021 is 69.94 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 134 countries is 82.43 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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South Africa - Liquid liabilities, percent of GDP - historical chart - 1965-2021




Definition: Ratio of liquid liabilities to GDP. Liquid liabilities are also known as broad money, or M3. They are the sum of currency and deposits in the central bank (M0), plus transferable deposits and electronic currency (M1), plus time and savings deposits, foreign currency transferable deposits, certificates of deposit, and securities repurchase agreements (M2), plus travelers checks, foreign currency time deposits, commercial paper, and shares of mutual funds or market funds held by residents.

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