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Statistics South Africa to Release Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Q3, 2018

Media briefing to be held on Tuesday, 4 December 2018

Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) will release the results of the Gross domestic product (GDP) for the third quarter of 2018, at a media briefing to be held on Tuesday, 4 December 2018. The details of the media briefing are as follows: Date         :  Tuesday, 4 December 2018 Lock-up   : …

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Stats South Africa set to conduct Census of Commercial Agriculture 2017 (CoCA)

Stats South Africa is set to embark on a countrywide Census of Commercial Agriculture, commencing Monday 15 October 2018

South Africa’s Statistician-General and head of Statistics South Africa (Stats SA), Risenga Maluleke, has urged commercial farmers to participate in an agricultural census starting next week.   Stats SA is set to embark on a countrywide Census of Commercial Agriculture, commencing Monday 15 October 2018. About 600 field staff will…

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Media advisory: Census of Commercial Agriculture (CoCA 2017)

Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) will deploy about 600 field staff to visit commercial farms in the country

South Africa is set to conduct a countrywide Census of Commercial Agriculture from 15 October 2018. Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) will deploy about 600 field staff to visit commercial farms in the country to establish the number, size of farms, crop types being farmed in different geographic areas, and…

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Statistics South Africa to release Economic Empowerment, 2001–2017 Gender series VII report

The report provides a snapshot and identifies trends in economic empowerment from a gender perspective for the period 2001 to 2017

Statistics South Africa will release the Economic empowerment, 2001–2017 Gender series report at a media briefing to be held on Thursday, 27 September 2018 in Pretoria. The report provides a snapshot and identifies trends in economic empowerment from a gender perspective for the period 2001 to 2017. It also assesses…

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South African Revenue Service (SARS) releases trade statistics for July 2018

June 2018’s trade surplus was revised downwards by R0.11 billion from the previous month’s preliminary surplus of R12.00 billion to a revised surplus of R11.89 billion

SARS releases trade statistics for July 2018 Pretoria, 31 August 2018 – The South African Revenue Service (SARS) today releases trade statistics for July 2018 recording a trade deficit of R4.66 billion. These statistics include trade data with Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho and Namibia (BELN). The year-to-date (01 January to 31…

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South Africa: Quarterly Labour Force Survey – QLFS Q2:2018

Employment gains of 22 000 were recorded in private households, while the formal sector (35 000), informal sector (73 000), Agriculture (3 000) recorded employment losses between first and second quarters of 2018

The official unemployment rate increased by 0,5 of a percentage point to 27,2% compared to the first quarter of 2018.  The results of the Quarterly Labour Force Survey (QLFS) for the second quarter of 2018 released by Statistics South Africa today, indicate that the increase in the unemployment rate is…

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Statistics South Africa to conduct Census 2021 New Methodologies Test

The test seeks to enable the organisation measure the state of technological readiness in key areas such as community mobilisation, field training, data collection, field logistics and quality assurance

Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) fieldworkers are currently -in field mobilising communities to prepare for data collection from selected areas in Gauteng, Kwa-Zulu Natal, and Western Cape from the 1st to 21st of August 2018 for the Census 2021 New Methodologies Test. The aim of the test is to establish…