Population

South Africa population, 2017:

56,522,000

Northern Cape population, 2017:

1,214,000

Carnarvon population, 2011:

Urban           Rural     Total population
9 592 2 081 11 673

 

 

Source: StatsSA 2011

EMPLOYMENT

Northern Cape working population, 15 – 64 years of age, April – June 2019:

802 000

Northern Cape labour force aged 15 – 64 years, April – June 2019:

Labour force 427 000
Employed 301 000
Unemployed 125 000
Not economically active 376 000
Discouraged work-seekers 76 000
Other 299 000
  • Rates (%) Unemployment rate 29.4%
  • The decreases in the number of the employed persons were recorded in Northern Cape, down by 16 000.