South Africa : 1,2 percent more about employement

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The number of people employed in South Africa’s non-agricultural sectors increased by 1,2 percent ” or 101’000 people – in the fourth quarter of 2010 compared with the third quarter, data showed on Tuesday. South Africa has lost more than a million jobs since the beginning of 2009, the year the country experienced its first recession since 1992. About half of the adult population is jobless in Africa’s largest economy.

Source: Reuter Africa, 22 March 2011, 12:34pm