Performance Overview

GDP (PPP) per capita
IS03
ZAF
Country
South Africa
Score
47.38
Rank
72
Technology
47.88
People
37.87
Governance
66.61
Impact
37.14
1. Mobile tariffs64.4363
2. Cost of cheapest internet-enable device (% of monthly GDP per capita)55.1647
3. Households with internet acccess59.2871
4. 4G mobile network coverage (% of population)90.3264
5. Fixed-broadband subscriptions, 10Mbit/s or above (% of totaal subscriptions)41.378
6. International internet bandwidth, kb/s per Internet user57.5106
7. Proportion of primary schools with access to Internet for pedagogical purposen/an/a
1. Digital participationn/an/a
2. Mobile apps development59.3266
3. Receipts for the use of intellectual property0.6654
1. Availability of latest technologies62.7544
2. Company investment in emerging technology47.7540
3. Government procurement of advanced technology products44.3751
4. ICT PCT patent applications per million population10.8546
5. Total computer software spending (% of GDP)27.2730
6. Robot density7.3636
1. Medium and high-tech industry31.0463
2. High-tech exports10.0774
3. PCT patent applications1.4848
4. Labour productivity per employee26.5258
1. Happiness38.0595
2. Freedom to make life choices51.989
3. Income inequality0107
4. Healthy life expectancy at birth24.91111
1. Access to basic services79.1891
2. Pollution79.8676
3. Road safety27.5103
4. Reading proficiency in schools5157
5. Maths proficiency in schools65.0228
5. Use of clean fuels and technology9075
1. Internet users51.685
2. Active mobile-broadband subscriptions28.6865
3. Use of virtual social networks38.6787
5. Tertiary enrolment15.8789
5. Adult literacy rate79.9669
6. ICT skillsn/an/a
1. Firms with website22.5990
2. Internet shopping10.0573
3. Professionals12.6296
4. Technicians and associate professionals37.7759
5. Extent of staff training47.6851
6. R&D expenditure by businesses8.6246
1. Government online services81.5437
2. Publication and use of open data34.4346
3.ICT use and government efficiency32.791
4. R&D expenditure by governments and higher education41.0839
1. Rule of law5164
2. Software piracy rate77.0320
3. Secure Internet servers80.1635
4. Cybersecurity69.4157
5. Online trust and safety67.7340
1. Regulatory quality55.259
2. Ease of doing business65.0777
3. Legal framework's adaptability to digital business models45.9151
4. E-commerce legislation1001
5. Social safety net protection35.6976
6. ICT regulatory environment69.8894
1. E-Participation82.839
2. Socioeconomic gap in use of digital payments74.9452
3. Availability of local online content42.5678
4. Gender gap in internet usen/an/a
5. Rural gap in use of digital payments74.9434