South Africa South Africa
Population
Internet users
Economy
Economy growth
Ecommerce
Ecommerce growth
Average spend

General

NameSouth Africa
CapitalPretoria
CurrencySouth African rand (ZAR)
Language (official)Afrikaans / English / Southern Ndebele / Northern Sotho / Southern Sotho / Swazi / Tsonga / Tswana / Venda / Xhosa / Zulu
Internet country code.za

Economy

GDP (nominal)408.7 billion USD2010
GDP (PPP)555 billion Int$2010
GDP growth3.1 %2010
GDP per capita (nominal)8,078 USD2008
GDP per capita (PPP)10,970 Int$2008
Inflation5 %2009

Demographics

Population50.6 million2011
Aged 0-14 years30 %2011
Aged 15-65 years65 %2011
Aged 65 years and over5 %2011
Male50 %2011
Female50 %2011

Ecommerce

Internet users10.6 million2011
Internet users (% of population)21 %2011
B2C ecommerce market size1.4 billion USD2011
B2C ecommerce market growth32 %2011
B2C average spend per user132 USD2011