The City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality (metropolitan region) is the largest of 40 municipalities in South Africa in terms of area (1,645km2). The region contributes around 12.4% to the national GDP in 2015. Mining, foreign trade, tourism, and other service related industries drives the economic activity of the metropolitan region.
“City Profile – Johannesburg” provides historical and forecast data on key city level metrics along with analytical coverage of the latest political, economic, social, technological, infrastructural, legal and environmental issues affecting Johannesburg.
The report contains detailed tourism, retail, construction, technology and public infrastructure data and insight into economic, social, and industry trends.
The service sector remains the key contributor to the regional economy – and the major employer.
Johannesburg is witnessing a significant growth over the last year and considered as one of the prime tourist destinations for both African and international tourists. Strong performance is observed in the construction sector with increasing employment, number of building permits issued and building completions.
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