Census 2001: Primary tables: 1996 and 2001 compared


This publication consists of one national and nine provincial reports with detailed tables from both Census ’96 and Census 2001 giving number and percentage information for each of 23 person and household variables broken down by sex and population group. For each topic there is a comparative graph and a short narrative.

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South Africa (PDF Format) (688KB)

Eastern Cape (PDF Format) (744KB) (NB: Tables 8.3 and 8.4 corrected in Feb 2005)

KwaZulu-Natal (PDF Format) (722KB)

Gauteng (PDF Format) (724KB)

Limpopo (PDF Format) (715KB)

Western Cape (PDF Format) (722KB)

North West (PDF Format) (695KB)

Mpumalanga (PDF Format) (636KB)

Free State (PDF Format) (740KB)

Northern Cape (PDF Format) (688KB)


Person Variables:

Language, country of birth, citizenship, age, religion,
marital status, disability, education, economic activity, full-time
or part-time work, overall labour market data and occupation

Household Variables:

Dwellings, electricity and other energy sources, access
to clean water, toilet facilities, refuse removal, access to
telephones and age distribution of household heads