Source: Statistics South Africa (National Accounts, 2015) ECSECC: 2016
In 2015, Agriculture and Construction sectors grew the most (3.0%) but their contributions to the economy are insignificant. Electricity is the only sector that declined to 0.8%. Mining is the smallest sector in the EC economy, it contributed 0.3% to the economy and grew by 0.2%. Government remains the largest sector in the economy and its growth is commendable.