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Stats SA: 6.7mn South Africans jobless – here’s how it’s calculated

PUBLISHED: Tue, 30 Jul 2019 15:17:07 GMT

South Africa’s unemployment rate is up to 29 per cent for the quarter ended-June. Statistics South Africa is reporting the highest rate of people without jobs since the first quarter of 2008, more than years ago. Joining CNBC Africa for more is Risenga Maluleke, Statistician-General, Stats SA.


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