In South Africa
Nov 28th, 2012
The results of a government survey show that over half of the population of South Africa lives in poverty in the wealthiest African nation. The national agency Statistics South Africa conducted the survey in 2009 and released the results on Tuesday. The research showed that poverty levels in South Af...
May 8th, 2012
South African unemployment rose in the first quarter of 2012, data showed on Tuesday, in a sign that economic growth remains far below the levels needed to create jobs, one of the most pressing challenges facing the government. The jobless rate jumped to 25.2 percent of the labour force in the first ...
Feb 1st, 2011
Institute states that overall unemployment rate of 15-24 year olds is 51% Two out of every three young African women are jobless, according to the latest South Africa Survey just published by the South African Institute of Race Relations in Johannesburg. The unemployment rate among all 15-24 year-old...