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National and Regional Economically Active Population Profile QLFS Q4:2019

National Economically Active Population Profile QLFS Q4:2019

National EAP by population group/race and gender (15-64yrs)

  Male Female Both sexes
Thousand 
African 9,921 8,378 18,298
Coloured 1,199 1,036 2,235
Indian 397 211 608
White 1,115 889 2,005
Total 12,632 10,514 23,146
       
       
  Male Female Both sexes
Percent
African 42.9 36.2 79.1
Coloured 5.2 4.5 9.7
Indian 1.7 0.9 2.6
White 4.8 3.8 8.7
Total 54.6 45.4 100.0

 Source: Quarterly labour Force Survey, Q4 2019

National EAP African Coloured Indian White Total
Male 42.9 5.2 1.7 4.8 54.6
Female 36.2 4.5 0.9 3.8 45.4
Total 79.1 9.7 2.6 8.7 100.0

 

Provincial Economically Active Population Profile QLFS Q4:2019

Provincial EAP by population group/race and gender (15-64yrs)

  African Coloured Indian White Total
Western Cape          
Male 662 775 15 268 1,720
Female 571 664 5 223 1,463
Total 1,233 1,439 20 491 3,182
   African  Coloured  Indian  White  Total
Eastern Cape          
Male 923 137 17 71 1,147
Female 948 131 4 58 1,141
Total 1,870 267 21 130 2,288
   African  Coloured  Indian  White  Total
Northern Cape          
Male 140 100   27 268
Female 101 76   14 191
Total 241 176   41 458
   African  Coloured  Indian  White  Total
Free State          
Male 598 24 7 39 668
Female 494 13 2 31 540
Total 1,092 37 8 70 1,208
   African  Coloured  Indian  White  Total
KwaZulu-Natal          
Male 1,589 23 180 71 1,864
Female 1,494 27 110 58 1,690
Total 3,083 51 290 130 3,554
   African  Coloured  Indian  White  Total
North West          
Male 751 9 7 43 811
Female 527 8 2 44 581
Total 1,278 17 10 88 1,393
   African  Coloured  Indian  White  Total
Gauteng          
Male 3,313 128 152 518 4,110
Female 2,647 114 81 417 3,259
Total 5,960 242 232 934 7,369
   African  Coloured  Indian  White  Total
Mpumalanga          
Male 964 3 5 63 1,034
Female 801 2 3 32 839
Total 1,765 5 8 96 1,873
   African  Coloured  Indian  White  Total
Limpopo          
Male 980 1 14 15 1,009
Female 796 1 4 10 811
Total 1,776 2 18 25 1,821
           
           

For all values of 10 000 or lower the sample size is too small for reliable estimates.

Due to rounding, numbers do not necessarily add up to totals.

 Percentage African Coloured Indian White Total
Western Cape          
Male 20.8 24.3 0.5 8.4 54.0
Female 17.9 20.9 0.1 7.0 46.0
Total 38.7 45.2 0.6 15.4 100.0
  African Coloured Indian White Total
Eastern Cape          
Male 40.3 6.0 0.7 3.1 50.1
Female 41.4 5.7 0.2 2.5 49.9
Total 81.7 11.7 0.9 5.7 100.0
  African Coloured Indian White Total
Northern Cape          
Male 30.6 21.9 0.0 5.9 58.4
Female 22.1 16.5 0.0 3.0 41.6
Total 52.7 38.4 0.0 8.9 100.0
  African Coloured Indian White Total
Free State          
Male 49.5 2.0 0.6 3.2 55.3
Female 40.9 1.1 0.1 2.6 44.7
Total 90.4 3.1 0.7 5.8 100.0
  African Coloured Indian White Total
KwaZulu-Natal          
Male 44.7 0.7 5.1 2.0 52.5
Female 42.0 0.8 3.1 1.6 47.5
Total 86.8 1.4 8.2 3.7 100.0
  African Coloured Indian White Total
North West          
Male 53.9 0.7 0.5 3.1 58.3
Female 37.8 0.6 0.2 3.2 41.7
Total 91.7 1.3 0.7 6.3 100.0
  African Coloured Indian White Total
Gauteng          
Male 45.0 1.7 2.1 7.0 55.8
Female 35.9 1.6 1.1 5.7 44.2
Total 80.9 3.3 3.2 12.7 100.0
  African Coloured Indian White Total
Mpumalanga          
Male 51.5 0.1 0.2 3.4 55.2
Female 42.8 0.1 0.2 1.7 44.8
Total 94.2 0.2 0.4 5.1 100.0
  African Coloured Indian White Total
Limpopo          
Male 53.8 0.0 0.8 0.8 55.4
Female 43.7 0.1 0.2 0.6 44.6
Total 97.5 0.1 1.0 1.4 100.0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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