TABLE-South Africa’s formal employment sector adds 76,000 jobs in Q4 2020

PUBLISHED: Tue, 30 Mar 2021 09:43:18 GMT

JOHANNESBURG, March 30 (Reuters) – South Africa’s non-agriculture sector saw employment increase by 76,000 to 9.640 million people in the fourth quarter of 2020 compared with the third quarter, Statistics South Africa said on Tuesday. % change % change Q4’20 Q3’20 q/q y/y Number of employees (mln) 9.640 9.564 0.8 -5.8 Gross earnings (R’bln) 740.895 680.570 8.9 -4.6 (Reporting by Mfuneko Toyana; Editing by Olivia Kumwenda-Mtambo)

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