South Africa’s registered births in decline – Official

Published: 29/Sep/2017
Source: Journal du Cameroun

South Africa is experiencing a continuous decline in the total number of registered births, according a Recorded Live Births 2016 Report released in Pretoria on Thursday.Releasing the report, Statistics South Africa’s Statistician General Pali Lehohla said nearly 969,415 live births were registered at the Ministry of Home Affairs in 2016, which is a 10.6-percent decline from the 1,084,511 births that were registered in 2015.

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Themes: Identity Documents, Birth Registration
Regions: Southern Africa, South Africa
Year: 2017