Unemployment figures reflect harsh reality of job hunting in SA
Statistics South Africa says the number of employed people decreased by 237,000 to 16.3 million in the first quarter of this year.
The 31-year-old Nhlakanipho Ngcobo holds an honours degree in marketing.
Ngcobo said that not having a car has lessened his chances of securing work because businesses are only interested in sales representatives who have their own transport.
To compound his problems Ngcobo said that he hasn’t received his certificate because he still owes university fees.
Statistics South Africa said that the number of employed people decreased by 237,000 to 16.3 million in the first quarter of this year.Read more: Eyewitness News
The ANC government is going to fix it . They promised ......jobs for all
SA unemployment rate soars to 27,6% Unemployment continues to haunt South Africa's economy. These people aren't South Africans... Yet we vote MYANC all the way Unemployment will continue growing also coz most foreigners are taking our jobs
SA unemployment rate hits highest level since 2017 at 27.6%South Africa's unemployment rate has risen to its highest level since the third quarter of 2017 to 27.6% at the end of the first quarter of 2019, according to data released by Stats SA on Tuesday.
SA’s unemployment rate spikesThe unemployment rate has seen its highest increase since 2017, according to Statistics South Africa’s recently-released quarterly labour survey for the first three months of 2019.
Unemployment rate climbs to 27.6% in first quarterTotal of 237,000 jobs lost since end of 2018 This is sad!
The provinces with the highest unemployment rates from 2009 - 2019A look at the trends in unemployment by province over the last 10 years shows that two provinces, the Free State and the Eastern Cape, have consistently had the highest unemployment rates. You 'ACED' it ! Naturally he will deny,deny ! There is no material stimulus from the fiscus for job creation and BEE is the cancer that will continue to erode jobs. Because they voting right they must just remain with their highest unemployment rate they were the highest also in voting in the current government 🙄🤔
Unemployment rate should serve as wake-up call to incoming govt - unionsCosatu spokesperson Sizwe Pamla says President Cyril Ramaphosa doesn’t have any time to waste and must act quickly to prevent more jobs being shed. I don't think the ANC gov't is going to even notice anything less than a PK... The low productivity and high wages discourage employment . unionsmustfall
JUST IN: Unemployment rate rises to 27.6% in first quarter of 2019South Africa's unemployment rate increased to 27.6% in the first quarter of 2019, Stats SA announced on Tuesday morning. But the promise was to create jobs and thats what they voted for 4 years ago since ya'll won elections MYANC, lets see you guys take this number to at least 24% by the end of the year... akere it's gonna be easy cos ya'll said we must vote for you so that you can reduce unemployment. CyrilRamaphosa CyrilRamaphosa ngahafha morena. yol concerned about teaching grade 4s about masturbation...
SA unemployment rate rises to 27.6% in first quarter of 2019 – Stats SAThe number of employed people decreased by 237,000 to 16.3 million in the first quarter. What an total shitshow 🤣 Now we know why StatsSA held these results over until after voting had ended. What a total shitshow 🙄 Now we know why StatsSA held these results over until after voting had ended. The number that frightens me most is the 55.2% of 15-24 year olds who are unemployed of whom over half are generally unemployable.
Economists predict slight increase in unemployment rateThe country's unemployment rate was 27.1% at the end of the fourth quarter of 2018. Fin24 Haha..who needs economists to figure that out....
Nehawu responds to unemployment rate increaseThe unemployment rate in South Africa has increased to 27.6% in the first quarter. What did these dumb fckers think was going to happen? Did they think that constant labour unrest coupled with rediculous pay increases will cause massive employment?
South Africa's unemployment rate rises to 27.6% in first quarter | IOL Business ReportStatistics South Africa today said that the number of employed persons decreased by 237 000 to 16,3 million in the first three months of this year. busrep We all know what the cure for unemployment is. Let’s be bold and implement it. busrep Thank u myanc busrep Thats what most people voted for