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Poverty in South Africa: Government Resources: Library Guide: Statistics & Surveys

Surveys

Statistics South Africa. Men, women and children: findings of the Living Conditions Survey, 2014/15. Pretoria : Statistics South Africa, 2018 (Report  03-10-02)

Statistics South Africa. Men, women and children : findings of the Living Conditions Survey, 2008/2009. Pretoria: Statistics South Africa, 2013. Shelf no. G 68 A.POVE.13.MENW

Living conditions survey, 2008/2009    Pretoria :   Statistics South Africa,   2011. GZCD 68 A.LIVI.11.LIVI

Poverty profile of South Africa :   application of the poverty lines on the LCS 2008/2009 /    Pretoria :   Statistics South Africa,   2012. G 68 A.POVE.12.POVE

Subjective poverty in South Africa :   findings of the Living Conditions Survey, 2008/2009 /    Pretoria :   Statistics South Africa,   2012. G 68 A.POVE.12.SUBJ

Living conditions of households in SA, 2008/2009 /    Pretoria :   Statistics South Africa,   2011. G 68 A.HOUS.11.LIVI

Household surveys

The General household survey has been published annually by Statistics South Africa from 2002. We have print copies @ G 68 A.HOUS.GENE.

Some analytical reports have been published: 

GHS series. Volume V, Energy 2002-2012 : in-depth analysis of the General Household Survey data.    Pretoria :   Statistics South Africa,   c2013. G 68 A.HOUS.12.ENER

Use of health facilities and levels of selected health conditions in South Africa :   findings of the General Household Survey, 2011 /    Pretoria :   Statistics South Africa,   c2013. G 68 A.HEAL.13.USEO

South Africa. Dept. of Basic Education.    General household survey (GHS) 2011 :   focus on schooling /    Pretoria :   Department of Basic Education,   2013.

South Africa. Dept. of Basic Education.    General household survey (GHS) 2010 :   focus on schooling /    Pretoria :   Department of Basic Education,   2012. G 68 A.EDUC.12.GENE

GHS series. Volume IV, Food security and agriculture 2002-2011 : in-depth analysis of the General Household Survey data  /    Pretoria :   Statistics South Africa,   2012. G 68 A.HOUS.12.FOOD

GHS series. Volume III, Water and sanitation 2002-2010 : in-depth analysis of the General household survey data /     Pretoria : Statistics South Africa, 2011.

GHS series. Volume II, Housing 2002-2009 : in-depth analysis of the "General household survey" data.  Pretoria :   Statistics South Africa,   2010. G 68 A.HOUS.10.HOUS

 GHS series. Volume 1, Social grants : in-depth analysis of the "General household survey" data, 2003-2007 Pretoria :   Statistics South Africa,   2009. G 68 A.HOUS.GENE.09.SOCI

The General household survey was preceded by the October household survey from 1993 to 1999. We have print copies @ G 68 A.HOUS.OCTO. 

Statistical reports

Statistics South Africa (2017). Poverty trends in South Africa : an examination of absolute poverty between 2006 and 2015 (Report 03-10-06)

Census 2011 :   income dynamics and poverty status of households in South Africa /    Pretoria :   Statistics South Africa,   2015. Shelf no. G 68 A.INCO.15.CENS
 

Statistics South Africa (2015). Methodological report on rebasing of national poverty lines and development of pilot provincial poverty lines : technical report (Report No. 03-10-11)

Poverty trends in South Africa :   an examination of absolute poverty between 2006 and 2011 /    Pretoria :   Statistics South Africa,   2014. G 68 A.POVE.14.POVE

The South African MPI :   creating a multidimensional poverty index using census data /    Pretoria :   Statistics South Africa,   2014. G 68 A.POVE.14.SOUT

Measuring poverty in South Africa : methodological report on the development of the poverty lines for statistical reporting : technical report. Pretoria : Statistics South Africa, 2008. (D0300)

Statistics South Africa. Social profile of vulnerable groups in South Africa, 2002-20092002-2010, 2002-2011, 2002-2012

Statistics South Africa.Vulnerable groups indicator  report, 2014.

The provincial indices of multiple deprivation for South Africa 2001 :   technical report /    [Oxford :   Centre for the Analysis of South African Social Policy, Department of Social Policy and Social Work, University of Oxford,   2006]. G 68 A.POVE.06.PROV

The provincial indices of multiple deprivation for South Africa 2001/    [Oxford :   Centre for the Analysis of South African Social Policy, Department of Social Policy and Social Work, University of Oxford,   2006]. G 68 A.POVE.06.PROV GZCD 68 A.POVE.06.PROV

Statistics South Africa.    Measuring poverty in South Africa /    Pretoria :   StatsSA,   2000. G 68 A.POVE.00.MEAS

South Africa. Ministry in the Office of the President. RDP Office.    Key indicators of poverty in South Africa /    Pretoria :   South African Communication Service,   1995. G 68 E.RDP.95.KEYI

Papers

Statistics South Africa.    A discussion note :   constructing comparable household survey data for the analysis of poverty in South Africa (1995-2000) /    [Pretoria :   Statistics South Africa,   2007]. G 68 A.POVE.07.DISC

National Income Dynamics Study

National Income Dynamics Study (NIDS)"The National Income Dynamics Study (NIDS) has been providing empirical data on the changing lives of South Africans since 2008. NIDS is an initiative of the Department of Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation (DPME) and is implemented by the Southern Africa Labour and Development Research Unit (SALDRU) at the University of Cape Town (UCT)."

Development indicators

South Africa. Department of Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation. Development indicators, 2014.

South Africa. Department of Performance Monitoring and Evaluation.    Development indicators, 2012 /    Pretoria :   The Presidency,   [2013?] G 68 E.PRES.13.DEVE

South Africa. Dept. of Performance Monitoring and Evaluation.    Development indicators, 2011 /    Pretoria :   The Presidency,   2012. G 68 E.PRES.12.DEVE

South Africa. Presidency. Development indicators, 2010.

South Africa. Presidency.    Development indicators 2009 /    Pretoria :   The Presidency,   2009. G 68 E.PRES.09.DEVE

South Africa. Presidency.   Development indicators 2008 /    [Pretoria? :   The Presidency?,   2008]. G 68 E.PRES.08.DEVE

South Africa. Presidency.    Development indicators mid-term review /    [Pretoria? :   The Presidency?,   2007?]. G 68 E.PRES.07.DEVE

Selected development indicators have been published annually by Statistics South Africa from 2009.

Selected development indicators, 2009 :   a discussion document sourced from the "General household survey, 2009" /    Pretoria :   Statistics South Africa,   2010. G 68 A.HOUS.09.SELE

Non-government statistics

The South Africa survey publishes figures from IHS Global Insight Southern Africa and from the Gaffney Group. Source: South Africa survey, 2016, pages 338-342. GR 323.16805 SURV