Category Archives: Announcements

Media Release: Non-Financial Census of Municipalities, 2013

Media Release 02 September 2014 Non-Financial Census of Municipalities, 2013 The number of consumer units receiving basic services from municipalities and service providers (water, electricity, sewerage and sanitation, and solid waste management) has increased from 2012 to 2013. The largest increase from 2012 to 2013 in the provision of services was in sewerage and sanitation   read more »


Media Advisory: Census of Non-Financial Census of Municipalities, 2013

MEDIA ADVISORY For Immediate Release 29 August 2014 Contact: Lesedi Dibakwane 0828057088 lesedid@statssa.gov.za Census of Non-Financial Census of Municipalities, 2013 Stats SA will brief the media on the findings of the Census of Non-Financial Census of Municipalities, 2013. This statistical release provides baseline non-financial information on municipalities.  The release also outlines among others, the number   read more »


Media Advisory: GDP 2nd Quarter 2014

MEDIA ADVISORY For Immediate Release 22 August 2014 Contact: Lesedi Dibakwane 0828057088 lesedid@statssa.gov.za Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Quarter 2, 2014 The Statistician General, Pali Lehohla, will release the results of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP), 2nd Quarter 2014 on Tuesday 26 August. The Gross Domestic Product (GDP), which is the total value of goods and   read more »


Media Advisory: Results of the Survey of Employers and the Self-Employed (SESE), 2013

08 August 2014  Contact: Lesedi Dibakwane 0828057088 lesedid@statssa.gov.za Results of the Survey of Employers and the Self-Employed (SESE), 2013 The Statistician General, Mr Pali Lehohla will release the results of the Survey of Employers and the Self-Employed (SESE) that was conducted by Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) in the third quarter of 2013. SESE is   read more »


South Africa hosts the 4th ISIbalo Young African Statisticians Conference (IYASC)

South Africa hosts the 4th ISIbalo Young African Statisticians Conference (IYASC)

Statistics South Africa will be hosting the 4th ISIbalo Young African Statisticians Conference from 31 July – 02 August 2014 in Gauteng. This biennial conference brings together young statisticians from all over Africa to present papers and be part of a statistical discourse. The 4th IYASC is themed “Young African Statisticians Staking Their Claim in   read more »


MEDIA INVITE: Quarterly Labour Force Survey (QLFS) for the second Quarter (Q2) of 2014

  Statistician General Pali Lehohla, will release the results of the Quarterly Labour Force Survey (QLFS) for the second Quarter (Q2) of 2014.   Date: 29 July 2014 Time:  12H30 Embargo: 13H30 Venue:  St Georges Hotel and Conference Centre, 58 Doornkloof, Goede Hope Avenue, M57, Rietvleidam RSVP: Felicia Sithole 0764300693 Email: felicias@statssa.gov.za Media Enquiries: Ms   read more »


Media Advisory: South Africa’s Statistics Symposium – Towards strengthening the South African National Statistics System

  23 July 2014                                                                                       Contact: Lesedi Dibakwane 0828057088 lesedid@statssa.gov.za South Africa’s Statistics Symposium – Towards strengthening the South African National Statistics System  Statistics South Africa and the Statistics Council will host a three day Statistics Symposium on strengthening the South African National Statistics System. The Symposium will be opened by the Minister in the Presidency,   read more »


MEDIA INVITE: Mid-year Population Estimates 2014

  The Statistician-General, Pali Lehohla, will release the Mid-year Population Estimates for 2014. Based on the latest available information, the estimates cover all the residents of South Africa at the 2014 mid-year. Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) releases this publication on the mid-year population estimates annually, which provides an estimate of the population of South   read more »


Documented Immigrants in South Africa, 2013 – Media Advisory

MEDIA ADVISORY For Immediate Release 14 July 2014 Contact: Lesedi Dibakwane, 0828057088 lesedid@statssa.gov.za Documented Immigrants in South Africa, 2013 Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) will release the annual publication on Documented Immigrants in South Africa, 2013. The publication provides findings from the Department Home Affairs data on approved applications for Temporary and Permanent residence permits.   read more »


Participate in the CENSUS 2011 data review

Participate in the CENSUS 2011 data review

As with the 1996 and 2001 censuses, users of Stats SA data are invited to review the Census 2011 data in their respective field of expertise.  Papers should be based on any of the subjects covered in Census 2011 and should use the recently released 10% sample, which is available either on DVD from the   read more »