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Some statistics on public sector employment in South Africa, 1920-1980

Barry Standish

Some statistics on public sector employment in South Africa, 1920-1980

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Published by Southern Africa Labour and Development Research Unit in Cape Town .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Africa,
  • South Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Labor supply -- South Africa.,
    • South Africa -- Officials and employees.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBarry Standish.
      SeriesSaldru working paper ;, no. 69
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJQ1947 .S73 1987
      The Physical Object
      Pagination82 p. :
      Number of Pages82
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2113824M
      ISBN 100799211206
      LC Control Number88168488

      South Africa is not only self-sufficient in virtually all major agricultural products, but is also a net food exporter. But the chaos at hospitals and schools is testing public sympathy to the limit as the buoyant national mood during the football World Cup gives way to discontent. Demonstrating workers have been condemned for allegedly blocking hospital entrances, assaulting colleagues who want to work and even disrupting surgery in operating theatres. South Africa is also the largest steel producer in Africa: it is responsible for more than half of the total crude steel production of the continent. During the early s, many Dutch settlers departed from the Cape Colonywhere they had been subjected to British control. Research firm World Wide Worx predicts that South Africa will show steady Internet user growth over the next few years, reaching 8.

      These are police and traffic officers, institution and home-based care workers, other protective services, prison guards, technikon teacher training, cooks and childcare workers. The registrar acts with relative autonomy in executing his duties, but has to report annually on his activities to the Minister of Finance, who in turn has to table this report in Parliament. Public sector trade unions now dominate union membership in South Africa. These measures were later extended to international sanctions and the divestment of holdings by foreign investors. Evidence of well-planned streets, a drainage system and water supply reveals their knowledge of urban planningwhich included the first-known urban sanitation systems and the existence of a form of municipal government.

      The large contributors to public sector job growth are occupations that fall under the category of unskilled workers. South Africa has both well-developed commercial farming and more subsistence-based production in the deep rural areas. The southernmost group was the Xhosa peoplewhose language incorporates certain linguistic traits from the earlier Khoisan people. Citrus and deciduous fruits are exported, as are locally produced wines and flowers.


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Some statistics on public sector employment in South Africa, 1920-1980 book

Violence erupted again today when police fired teargas, rubber bullets and water cannons and arrested 67 public servants in Gauteng and Northern Cape provinces.

Nelson Mandelafirst black African President of Republic of South Africa In post-apartheid South Africaunemployment has been extremely high as the country has struggled with many changes. Sadly, in any war there is collateral damage. The South African market demand increasingly reflects the sophistication of First World markets and the local clothing and textile industry has grown accordingly to offer the full range of services — from natural and synthetic fibre production to non-wovens, spinning, weaving, tufting, knitting, dyeing and finishing.

Show source references As a Premium user you get access to the detailed source references and background information about this statistic. The southernmost group was the Xhosa peoplewhose language incorporates certain linguistic traits from the earlier Khoisan people.

A borderline form is as follows: Complete outsourcing or contracting out, with a privately owned corporation delivering the entire service on behalf of the government.

In66 vehicles were sold to Europe, 6 more than is sold in Africa. As they migrated, these larger Iron Age populations displaced or assimilated earlier peoples.

If deemed necessary, inspectors can be appointed to inspect the affairs of any bank, or any institution or person not registered as a bank if there is reason to suspect that such an institution or person is carrying on the business of banking. South Africa has both well-developed commercial farming and more subsistence-based production in the deep rural areas.

In there were only 80 A court ruling in had added impetus, allowing value added network service providers — of which there are about in South Africa — to build their own networks. The sector boasts dozens of domestic and foreign institutions providing a full range of services — commercial, retail and merchant banking, mortgage lending, insurance and investment.

He spoke out angrily against strikers for invading a sterilised area of the hospital to toyi-toyi an apartheid-era protest dance and, at another hospital, for interfering with an operation on an anaesthetised patient.

Despite this setback, Paul Geldenhuys, general manager of Mozimax, a textile company in Tongaat, is certain the local industry is on the mend.

Employment by economic sector in South Africa 2019

While it remains uncertain, the non-unionised workers in the first two occupational groups are likely to be those employed under the public works program. State-owned enterprises ; which differ from direct administration in that they have greater management autonomy and operate according to commercial criteria, and production decisions are not generally taken by a government although goals may be set for them by the government.

This pattern of wage returns potentially suggests segmentation between unionised public sector workers versus all other formal, non-agricultural workers.

Public sector

It is highly complex and widely diversified, with end products often being composed of a number of chemicals that have been combined in some way. Several steel companies have fallen away and protectionism has increased. The crippling stoppage, now in its sixth day, has seen the army deployed to hospitals and the government health minister forced to return to his previous job as a doctor.

Furthermore unions may negotiate at the plant level for additional gains for their members within the bargaining council system. The expanded definition of unemployment, which includes people who have stopped looking for work, also eased to There is also a second transatlantic cable, Seacom.

Rainfall is distributed unevenly across the country, with some areas prone to drought. This marked a determinative shift in India's trade, and a less-powerful impact on the rest of the economy.

Many local steelworks have engaged in restructuring and productivity improvements. Despite opposition both within and outside the country, the government legislated for a continuation of apartheid.The Ghanaian economy: an overview.

a developing country as South Africa and Malaysia, There are important linkages between growth in the agricultural private sector and job creation.

Jul 30,  · Government remains SA’s biggest employer. and jobs in South Africa.” number of people employed in the formal sector. In other words, if South Africa had created jobs over the.

This may be considered a mixture of private sector operations with public ownership of assets, although in some forms the private sector's control and/or risk is so great that the service may no longer be considered part of the public sector (Barlow et al., ).

Feb 19,  · It has hired a higher proportion of both women and African workers in the sector, groups that were discriminated against under apartheid. Africans make up 77% of public sector employment compared with 66% the private sector.

Females make up 52% of the workforce, compared to 44% in the private sector. jobs between andand is now stagnant, with employment in the region of about It is estimated that about 1,2 million people work in the public sector. THE STATE OF EMPLOYMENT AND UNEMPLOYMENT IN SOUTH AFRICA 0 50 15 20 25 55 60 45 50 Age d 1 2 1 2 Free.

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Oct 16,  · Does South Africa employ more civil servants than public sector employment in the US increased by 2% during the same period.) Data from Statistics South Africa and .