Unemployment in South Africa [Infographic]

South Africa has always maintained a very high unemployment rate. There are currently 6.2 million South Africans without jobs – a very worrying statistic indeed. Even more worrying is the fact that the number of South Africans who have stopped looking for work has increased by 0.5%, to 37.3%.  50.2% is the statistic that depicts […]

A Summary of the Employment Statistics released by StatsSA 1st June 2017

Stats SA summary

Yesterday, StatsSA released a new set of figures regarding the state of South African jobs. We take a look at some of the significant numbers that stand out and what they mean for jobseekers. Unemployment up to 27.7% Although there was a growth in employment by 144,000 people, the amount of jobseekers trumped this, as […]