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Assessing and promoting civil and minority rights in South Africa.

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SAM Xmas[Source: http://www.dailymaverick.co.za/article/2014-12-17-africa-check-do-crime-levels-spike-in-south-africa-over-the-festive-season/#.VJPL9DABg by Lizette Lancaster.]

Violent crimes that South Africans fear most like murder, attempted murder and robbery have increased dramatically over the past two years. And the bad news is that cases of armed robberies, burglaries, murder, attempted murder and serious assault tend to increase markedly over the festive season. Read more

South Africa at a Glance
57 700 000 (mid 2018 estimate)
4.5% y/y in December 2018 (CPI) & +5.2 y/y in December 2018 (PPI)
2.2% q/q (3rd quarter of 2018)
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