Household Saving Rate in South Africa decreased to -0.50 percent in the first quarter of 2020 from -0.20 percent in the fourth quarter of 2019.
Personal Savings in South Africa averaged 4.67 percent from 1960 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 23.80 percent in the second quarter of 1972 and a record low of -2.50 percent in the fourth quarter of 2013. This page provides the latest reported value for - South Africa Households Savings - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. South Africa Household Saving Ratio - values, historical data and charts - was last updated on August of 2020. source: Statistics South Africa
Personal Savings in South Africa is expected to be 0.60 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Personal Savings in South Africa to stand at 0.40 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the South Africa Household Saving Ratio is projected to trend around 0.60 percent in 2021, according to our econometric models.