SA Unemployment Rate Rises To 27.2%

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JOHANNESBURG: Stats SA says there was an increase of 102 000 people who lost their jobs between the first and second quarters of 2018. The official unemployment rate in South Africa increased by 0.5% to […]

Gross Domestic Product Shrinks By 2.2% – Stats SA

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JOHANNESBURG: The gross domestic product has fallen by 2.2 % in the first quarter of 2018, Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) said on Tuesday. Statistician General Risenga Maluleke said the economy shrank 2.2% quarter-on-quarter thanks to the […]

Unemployment Rate Decreases By 1%

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The unemployment rate has decreased to 26,7% in the fourth quarter from 27.7% in the third quarter of 2017. Head of Statistics South Africa (Stats SA), General Risenga Maluleke announced the decrease on Tuesday during a […]