South Africa's unemployment rate rose to 27.5% in the third quarter of 2018 from 27.2% in the second quarter, Statistics South Africa said on Tuesday.
There were 6.2 million jobless people in Q3/2018; about 100 000 more than in Q2/2018.
The unemployment rate is 37.3% when including people who have stopped actively looking for work.
Enjoy The Money Show, but miss it sometimes?
Get the best bits emailed to you daily, right after it ends:
Recommendedby NEWSROOM AI
The market is toast. Don’t leak money! Bruce Whitfield interviews Craig Gradidge, South Africa’s top wealth manager.
A proposed FDA ban wiped R176bn from British American Tobacco's market cap. Bruce Whitfield talks to Dr Richard van Zyl-Smit.
Dr Adrian Saville shares his stock picks of the week.
The issuing of 114m shares to meet BEE targets weighed on Vodacom's results. Bruce Whitfield interviews CEO, Shameel Joosub.
Ray White interviews Pavlo Phitidis, small business guru and founder of Aurik Business Accelerator.
With 100 channels and on-demand content, he is targeting 500 000 viewers within a year. Ray White interviews Sono.
Mountain bikers gathered at Riversands Commercial Park on the 11th November 2018 to participate in the 25km and 55km route at the Telkom 947 Cycle Challenge.
Is there such a thing as too little or too much sex in a relationship? Dr Eve shares findings on the frequency of sex in couples.
Joburg motorists are urged to take note of road closures during the 2018 Telkom 947 Cycle Challenge.
The Road Traffic Management Corporation (RTMC) has issued a warning asking people not to do the challenge while driving.
Curran was found stabbed to death in his Cape Town home about 48 hours ago.
Sapo CEO Mark Barnes says they are hoping to clear the backlog of millions of items by 24 November.
In the written submission Minister Pravin Gordhan details executive appointments, campaigns of harassment and intimidation.