Work & Labour Force

Quick Fact

In quarter 2 of 2014, 43 000 more people were employed in the informal sector compared to quarter 1 2014.

43 000
South African GDP grows by 1,6%

South African GDP grows by 1,6%

After contracting by 0,7% in the second quarter of 2022, the economy rallied in the third quarter, expanding by 1,6%.1 The agriculture, finance, transport and manufacturing industries were the main drivers of growth on the supply side of the economy. The demand side of the economy was lifted by a rise in exports and government   read more »