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Stats SA releases Quarterly Labour Force Survey

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JOHANNESBURG - Statistic South Africa is set to release the latest unemployment numbers on Tuesday.

These will be the results of the Quarterly Labour Force Survey for the fourth quarter of 2019.

READ: SA unemployment rate highest in 11 years

The country is battling high numbers of unemployment amid a contracting economy.

Last year the unemployment rose to 29.1-percent, the highest in 11 years.

Statistician-General, Risenga Maluleke will release the statistics.

Stats SA is set to release the latest unemployment numbers this morning. Previously they showed that youth unemployment was at its highest but behind these numbers are real people. Some have lost hope while others continue to believe in a better tomorrow. Courtesy #DStv403