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Children: Government Resources: Library Guide: South Africa

Measures of Child Poverty Project

University of Oxford. Centre for Analysis of South African Social Policy. Measures of Child Poverty Project for the Department of Social Development:

Barnes, Helen (2009). A better life for children in South Africa : children's election manifestos.

Barnes, Helen (2009). Child poverty in South Africa : a money metric approach using the Community Survey 2007 (Key report 1)

Barnes, Helen (2009). Child poverty in South Africa : a socially perceived necesseties approach (Key report 2)

Barnes, Helen (2009). Children's views of an acceptable standard of living for children in South Africa (Key report 3)


University of Stellenbosch. Department of Economics. Research on Socio-Economic Policy, author.    Poverty traps and social exclusion among children in South Africa :   report to the South African Human Rights Commission.    Pretoria, South :   SAHRC and UNICEF,   2014. G 68 E.HUMA.14.POVE

UNICEF South Africa.    The impact of the international financial crisis on child poverty in South Africa /    [Pretoria] :   UNICEF South Africa,   2010. G 68 E.FINA.10.IMPA

South Africa. Dept. of Social Development.    Vulnerability of children and poor families to the economic recession of 2008-2009 /    Pretoria :   Department of Social Development,   2010. G 68 E.SOCI.10.VULN

Barnes, Helen, Lucie Cluver and Gemma Wright. Findings from the Indicators of Poverty and Social Exclusion Project: children. Pretoria : department of Social Development, 2006. (Key report 5)


Wright, Gemma, Helen Barnes, Michael Noble and Andrew Dawes (2009). The South African index of multiple deprivation for children 2001 at datazone level

Wright, Gemma, Michael Noble, Helen Barnes and Stefan Noble (2009). The South African index of multiple deprivation for children 2007 at municipal level  

South African index of multiple deprivation for children :   census 2001/    Cape Town :   HSRC Press,   2007. G 68 E.HSRC.07.SOUT


Noble, Michael, Gemma Wright and Lucie Cluver. Chapter 3, Conceptualising, defining and measuring child poverty in South Africa : an arguement for a multidimensional approach, pages 53-71. Monitoring child well-being :   a South African rights-based approach. Cape Town, South Africa :   HSRC Publishers,   2007.

Gemma Wright, Michael Noble and Wiseman Magasela. Chapter 9, Child poverty and social exclusion in South AfricaSouth African social attitudes, 2nd report :   reflections on the age of hope /    Cape Town :   HSRC Press ;   Chicago :   Distributed in North America by Independent Publishers Group,   2010.  G 68 E.HSRC.10.SOUT