The number of employed persons in South Africa decreased to 9733000 in the third quarter of 2018 from 9748000 in the second quarter of 2018. Employed Persons in South Africa averaged 6119110.10 from 1973 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 9817000 in the first quarter of 2018 and a record low of 3694977 in the first quarter of 1973.
Employed Persons in South Africa is expected to be 10111000.00 by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Employed Persons in South Africa to stand at 9743480.13 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the South Africa Employed Persons is projected to trend around 11711000.00 in 2020, according to our econometric models.