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South Africa

CABRI member since: 2009
Region: Southern Africa
Currency: South African Rand (ZAR)
Population: 55.6 million
Capital: Bloemfontein (judicial) Cape Town (legislative) Pretoria (administrative)
Ministry website: www.treasury.go.za
Fiscal year: April - March
Regional Economic Community: SADC
All ADM data on South Africa was provided by the Debt Management Office of South Africa. Should you require additional information, please contact: Wessel H Moolman (Director - Accounting and Information) Email

Government debt in South Africa: headline indicators

Total central government debt

Total public debt:GDP

Foreign-currency vs. domestic-currency debt

Foreign and domestic public debt:GDP

Short-term vs. long-term central government debt

Debt maturing in <12 months:GDP

Marketable domestic vs. non-marketable domestic central government debt

Concessional vs. non-concessional foreign central government debt

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View South Africa’s debt data table

Explore and compare debt data

Debt management office (DMO): a snapshot

Coordination and delegation of debt-management responsibilities outside the debt management office

Central Bank Accountant General Office Budget office

Cash management institutional arrangements and practices

Bank account management

Transaction settlement

Debt-recording system

Debt reporting and auditing

Domestic debt issuance

Stock exchange

Investor relations

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