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South Africa

Website National Portal
Region Africa
Sub-Region Southern Africa
Income * Upper middle income
Income Value 5,430
USD, GNI per capita
Population 55,291,225
E-Government Development Index 0.7357
Rank 65 of 193
E-Participation Index 0.5909
Rank 61 of 193
* Income data refer to World Bank classification
E-Government (2022 EGDI: 0.7357)
2022 Rank 65
Group HEGDI
Rating Class HV
2020 Rank 78
Change -13
E-Participation (2022 EPART: 0.5909)
2022 Rank 61
2020 Rank 57
Change +4

E-Government Development Index

E-Government Development Index 2022 2020 2018 2016 2014 2012 2010 2008 2005 2004 2003
South Africa (Rank) 65 78 68 76 93 101 97 61 58 55 45
South Africa (Value) 0.73570 0.68910 0.66180 0.55463 0.48688 0.48687 0.43057 0.51150 0.50754 0.49021 0.51503

E-Participation Index

E-Participation Index 2022 2020 2018 2016 2014 2012 2010 2008 2005 2004 2003
South Africa (Rank) 61 57 39 76 97 83 64 49 33 66 41
South Africa (Value) 0.59090 0.75000 0.84830 0.55932 0.33333 0.15790 0.18571 0.25000 0.30158 0.09836 0.25860

Online Service Index

Online Service Index 2022 2020 2018 2016 2014 2012 2010 2008 2005 2004 2003
South Africa (Value) 0.74870 0.74710 0.83330 0.55797 0.38582 0.45751 0.30793 0.55183 0.56923 0.51544 0.53930

Telecommunication Infrastructure Index

Telecommunication Infrastructure Index 2022 2020 2018 2016 2014 2012 2010 2008 2005 2004 2003
South Africa (Value) 0.68500 0.58320 0.42310 0.38065 0.34662 0.22136 0.14431 0.17519 0.12339 0.12520 0.12579

Human Capital Index

Human Capital Index 2022 2020 2018 2016 2014 2012 2010 2008 2005 2004 2003
South Africa (Value) 0.77330 0.73710 0.72910 0.72526 0.72820 0.78173 0.84320 0.80612 0.83000 0.83000 0.88000