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 […]

Unemployment Rate Remain Stagnant At 27.7% For Third Quarter


The official unemployment rate has remained unchanged quarter-to-quarter at 27.7 percent for the third quarter of 2017, Statistics South Africa said on Tuesday. According to StatsSA’s Quarterly Labour Force Survey (QLFS), this is still 0.6 of […]

Inflation Continues To Moderate

Siboniso Mawandla | The Republic Mail

According to official statistics from Stats SA, consumer price inflation was dropped to 6.1 percent in March, down from 6.3 percent in February. The agency says the consumer price index increased by 0.6 percent month-on-month […]