Overall stats about Goal 8 in South Africa
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targets with data available for at least one indicator

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indicators with data available for South Africa

indicator coverage for Goal 8 in South Africa


South Africa currenty has data on these targets for Goal 8.

Target 8.1

Sustainable Economic Growth

1/1 covered

Target 8.2

Diversify, Innovate and Upgrade for Economic Productivity

1/1 covered

Target 8.3

Promote Policies to Support Job Creation and Growing Enterprises

1/1 covered

Target 8.4

Improve Resource Efficiency in Consumption and Production

1/2 covered

Target 8.5

Decent Work and Equal Pay

3/3 covered

Target 8.6

Reduce Youth Unemployment

2/2 covered

Target 8.7

End Modern Slavery, Trafficking and Child Labour

1/1 covered

Target 8.8

Universal Labour Rights and Safe Working Environments

1/2 covered

Target 8.9

Promote Beneficial and Sustainable Tourism

1/1 covered

Target 8.10

Universal Access to Banking, Insurance and Financial Services

1/2 covered

Target 8.a

Increase Aid for Trade Support for Developing Countries

0/1 covered

Target 8.b

Develop a Global Youth Employment Strategy

0/1 covered

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Explore Goal 8 in the context of South Africa through the latest related policies

Policy Proposals - Strengthening the Relative Rights of People Working the Land 2013


National Industrial Policy Framework


Industrial Policy Action Plan 2018 - 2021


2019 SDG Country Report


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Annual growth rate of real GDP per capita

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Stats SA, Gross Domestic Products (GDP) (constant prices); Stats SA, Mid-year population estimates.