Statistician-General to release report on housing from a human settlement perspective

Media Invite

18 April 2016


Statistician-General to release report GHS Series Volume VII: Housing from a human settlement perspective

The Statistician-General will deliver a profile on housing and human settlement in the country through the lens of the General Household Survey.

The series GHS Volume VII: Housing from a human settlement perspective report provides insight into changes in racial integration in residential housing areas since 1994, a summary of trends over time in relation to the kinds of housing occupied by households as well as the basic services that they have access. The report also considers housing provisioning by the state in the form of RDP or state subsidised housing units.

The media briefing will be held as per the following details:
Date:     Wednesday, 20 April 2016
Time:    15H00
Venue:  Imbizo Media Centre, 120 Plein Street, Parliament, Cape Town
(NB! There will be a video link to Tshedimosetso House, Cnr Francis Baard & Festival streets, Hatfield, Pretoria)

Madimetja Mashishi
Cell: 073 821 5994
Tel: 012 337 6456

For media enquiries:
Lesedi Dibakwane
Cell: 082 805 7088
Tel: (012) 310 8578

Issued by Statistics South Africa