Stats Biz – July 2021

What makes Stats SA’s Financial census of municipalities report so interesting is that it provides an idea of how financially dependent municipalities are on national government. The latest data show that the share of income that municipalities generate on their own has increased slightly since 2017, but there is more to this finding than meets the eye. Explore municipal finances, as well as other stories, in this edition of Stats Biz.

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