South Africa - Gross national expenditure (% of GDP)

Gross national expenditure (% of GDP) in South Africa was 99.85 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 104.08 in 1971, while its lowest value was 90.40 in 1987.

Definition: Gross national expenditure (formerly domestic absorption) is the sum of household final consumption expenditure (formerly private consumption), general government final consumption expenditure (formerly general government consumption), and gross capital formation (formerly gross domestic investment).

Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.

See also:

Year Value
1960 95.01
1961 91.98
1962 91.25
1963 94.58
1964 98.08
1965 101.07
1966 97.86
1967 99.65
1968 96.98
1969 99.47
1970 103.44
1971 104.08
1972 97.54
1973 97.48
1974 100.55
1975 102.39
1976 101.18
1977 95.14
1978 93.49
1979 90.84
1980 92.20
1981 101.95
1982 100.40
1983 96.39
1984 98.24
1985 91.43
1986 91.48
1987 90.40
1988 93.71
1989 94.86
1990 94.69
1991 95.85
1992 96.08
1993 95.47
1994 97.82
1995 99.34
1996 98.51
1997 98.87
1998 98.89
1999 97.47
2000 97.12
2001 96.05
2002 96.20
2003 97.63
2004 100.14
2005 100.26
2006 101.73
2007 101.34
2008 101.62
2009 99.59
2010 98.76
2011 99.19
2012 101.45
2013 102.39
2014 101.74
2015 101.09
2016 99.85

Periodicity: Annual

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: National accounts