The Community Survey 2016

So!… Stats SA undertook what is considered “the biggest exercise that Stats SA undertakes outside of the 2011 census” in recent times. It’s useful and usable information. We simply took summarised it for you but the rest of the info can be found at Statistics SA.

The Community Survey 2016 is a large-scale survey that happens in between Censuses. The main objective is to provide population and household statistics at the municipal level to government and the private sector, to support planning and decision-making. The last Community Survey was conducted in 2016. Stats SA visited approximately 1,3 million sampled households across the country. Unlike a census, not every household was visited; only those that were sampled.

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Summary: National

Summary: Provincial


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Article written by Tsholo Sehume


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