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Poverty in South Africa: Government Resources: Library Guide: Home

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Statistics South Africa. National Poverty Lines, 2022. Pretoria: Statistics South Africa, 2022.

Statistics South Africa. Subjective Poverty in South Africa: Findings from the General Household Survey, 2019. Pretoria: Statistics South Africa, 2022.

South Africa. Draft anti-poverty strategy (abridged version). September 2021.

 

Short reviews

South Africa. Presidency, author.    Twenty year review :   South Africa, 1994 - 2014, 3.2.1. Income, poverty and inequality & 3.3.2. Social protection measures.    [Pretoria :   The Presidency,   2014]. G 68 E.PRES.14.TWEN

South Africa. Presidency, author. Twenty year review : South Africa, 1994-2014. Background paper: income, poverty and inequality. [Pretoria :   The Presidency,   2014].

Government

The key government agencies involved in efforts to alleviate and eradicate poverty are:

The Presidency

Department of Social Development

South African Social Security Agency (SASSA)

National Development Agency (NDA)

These agencies publish regular annual reports, annual performance plans and strategic plans. Their "budget speeches" may be useful..

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