Summary of Gauteng results from the 2010 GHS

The General Household Survey (GHS) is conducted annually by Statistics South Africa (StatsSA). It is based on a sample of 25 653 households across the country, with 3 899 households surveyed in Gauteng. The survey covers a wide range of issues, from access to and satisfaction with health services, to food security, educational attainment, perceptions of safety, access to municipal services, and so on.

This Data Brief summarises the results of the 2010 GHS for Gauteng, organising the data by the eight outcome areas of the Gauteng Provincial Government. Where relevant, results are compared with 2009, giving some indication of development progress in the region


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