Socio-Economic Survey

The Socio-Economic Survey of South Africa provides primary data on South Africa’s economy, government finances, living standards, healthcare, crime, education, and demographics. The Survey is a statistical reference guide to the trends that will shape a future South Africa, making it an essential resource for any firm with interests in South Africa.
Communications

Communications

The Communications chapter looks at the means of communication and access to information of households and individuals in South Africa including:
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  • Radio listeners and television viewers
  • Print media circulation and reach
  • Online media snippets
  • Postal, fixed-line and cellular phone services

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Demographics

Demographics

The Demographics chapter provides a comprehensive overview of South Africa's population.
Education

Education

The Education chapter provides an in-depth look at South Africa’s education system at all stages, including a comprehensive picture of the resources and output at school and tertiary level.
Health

Health

The Health chapter provides a comprehensive overview of South Africa’s healthcare system.
Living Conditions

Living Conditions

The Living Conditions chapter tracks the Government’s delivery of basic services such as water, sanitation, electricity, and refuse removal. Access to land and housing is also included. The chapter also has data on informal settlements, housing shortages, and access to affordable housing.
Living Conditions

Living Conditions

The Living Conditions chapter provides a comprehensive overview of the quality of life in South Africa and access to basic services.
Politics and Government

Politics and Government

The Politics and Government chapter provides an overview of the political system in South Africa, including:
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  • Political parties
  • Representation in Parliament
  • Seats held in provincial legislatures
  • Representation in local authorities
  • Voters and voting
  • Governance indicators

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The Economy

The Economy

The Economy chapter provides a comprehensive overview of the economic profile of South Africa, including:
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  • Key economic indicators
  • The structure of South Africa's economy
  • Inflation and interest rates
  • Saving and debt
  • Trade and investment
  • Foreign exchange

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