South Africa: Productivity, current USD

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 South Africa

GDP per hour worked in current USD, PPP adjusted

 Latest value 26.7
 Year 2021
 Measure USD per hour worked
 Data availability 2001 - 2021
 Average 18.7
 Min - Max 12.5 - 26.7
 Source OECD
For that indicator, we provide data for South Africa from 2001 to 2021. The average value for South Africa during that period was 18.7 USD per hour worked with a minimum of 12.5 USD per hour worked in 2001 and a maximum of 26.7 USD per hour worked in 2021. The latest value from 2021 is 26.7 USD per hour worked. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 38 countries is 67.8 USD per hour worked. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
South Africa - Productivity, current USD - Recent values chart

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South Africa - Productivity, current USD - historical chart - 2001-2021




Definition: GDP per hour worked expressed in current USD. The level of GDP is adjusted in terms of Purchasing Power Parity to reflect price differences across countries.

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 Economic growth 1.91 2022 percent
 GDP, constant dollars 360.7 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 GDP, current U.S. dollars 405.27 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 GDP per capita, current dollars 6,766.48 2022 U.S. dollars
 GDP per capita, PPP 13,479 2022 U.S. dollars
 GDP per capita, constant dollars 6,022.43 2022 U.S. dollars
 Productivity, relative to the U.S. 31.41 2021 index points
 Productivity, current USD 26.7 2021 USD per hour worked
 Economic growth, quarterly -0.94 Q3/2023 percent
 Economic growth Q-on-Q -0.25 Q3/2023 percent
 Gross Domestic Product (GDP) 1,775.42 Q3/2023 billion
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