The Full Wiki

Statistics South Africa: Wikis

Advertisements
  
  

Note: Many of our articles have direct quotes from sources you can cite, within the Wikipedia article! This article doesn't yet, but we're working on it! See more info or our list of citable articles.

Encyclopedia

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Statistics South Africa is the national statistics board of South Africa. It was established after the Statistics Act, no. 6 of 1999, was passed by the Parliament of South Africa. Statistics South Africa was established with the goal of producing timely, accurate, and official statistics in order to advance economic growth, development, and democracy. To this end, Statistics South Africa produces official demographic, economic, and social censuses and surveys. To date, Statistics South Africa has produced two censuses, one for 1996 and 2001.

Contents

Surveys conducted

Criticism

Statistics South Africa has been criticized for not producing accurate figures on immigration[1] and inflation[2].

References

  1. ^ SA population larger than previously thought Beeld article
  2. ^ Interest rates may drop after stats blunder IOL article

External links

Advertisements

Advertisements






Got something to say? Make a comment.
Your name
Your email address
Message