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Youth: Government resources: Statistics

A guide to sources of government and international governmental organisations on youth issues.


Also use statistical reports such as the Population Census and the General Household Survey.

Statistics South Africa. Survey of activities of young people, 2015. Pretoria : Statistics South Africa, 2017.

Statistics South Africa, issuing body. Vulnerable Groups Series I: The Social Profile of the Youth, 2009‐2014Pretoria, South Africa :   Statistics South Africa,   2016. Shelf no. G 68 A.SOCI.16.VULN

Statistics South Africa, issuing body. Vulnerable Groups Indicator Report: 2014Pretoria, South Africa :   Statistics South Africa,   2016.

Statistics South Africa, issuing body.    Morbidity and mortality patterns among the youth of South Africa, 2013 /    Pretoria, South Africa :   Statistics South Africa,   2015. G 68 A.YOUT.15.MORB

Statistics South Africa.2015. National and provincial labour market: Youth Q1: 2008–Q1: 2015 

Statistics South Africa. National and provincial labour market: youth, Q1 2008-Q1 2014 (Statistical release P0211.4.2)G 68 A.LABO.13.NATI

Social profile of vulnerable groups, 2002-2012. Chapter 3, Social profile of youth, p. 35-61. Pretoria : Statistics South Africa, 2013. (Report ; no. 03-19-00) 

South African Race Relations Institute.South Africa survey, 2013 GR 323.16805 SURV  Employment by age group, 2013, p. 263; Unemployment by age group, 2013, p. 271; Unemployment numbers and rates by age, race, and sex, 2013 (official definition), p. 272; Unemployment numbers and rates by age, race, and sex, 2013 (expanded definition)

Statistics South Africa. Quarterly labour force survey   G 68 A.LABO.FORC

Statistics South Africa. Labour market dynamics in South Africa, 2012. Chapter 8, Youth in the South African labour market