PRETORIA, Dec 3 (Reuters) – South Africa’s expenditure on
gross domestic product (GDP) shrank 0.3% in the third quarter
after expanding 2.9% in the second three months of the year, the
statistics agency said on Tuesday.
Household expenditure increased 0.2% in the third quarter
after growing 2.6% in the previous three months. Government
expenditure was also up, by 1.3%, while gross fixed capital
formation expanded by 4.5%.
(Reporting by Mfuneko Toyana;
Editing by Alison Williams)
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