South Africa: Unemployment rate

(measure: percent, source: Statistics South Africa)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

Unemployment rate, percent in South Africa, December, 2019: For that indicator, we provide data for South Africa from Q1 2008 to Q4 2019. The average value for South Africa during that period was 25.5 percent with a minimum of 21.5 percent in Q4 2008 and a maximum of 29.1 percent in Q3 2019. Click on the following link to see the values of Unemployment rate, percent around the world.
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Measure: percent
Source: Statistics South Africa

Definition: The unemployment rate represents the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
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