2010/2011 - Health and Welfare

The welfare section provides an overview of how much is spent on social welfare in and how it is spent. Data on social grant beneficiaries is available by type of social grant and by province.
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2010/2011 - Health and Welfare

The welfare section provides an overview of how much is spent on social welfare in and how it is spent. Data on social grant beneficiaries is available by type of social grant and by province.

Health-and-welfare.jpgThere is also information on how much South Africa spends on social welfare both as a proportion of total government expenditure and as a proportion of GDP. The section concludes with an account of the dependency debate surrounding social grants and their sustainability.

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Table of Contents:

THE HEALTH AND WELFARE PICTURE

South Africa at a glance

HEALTH INDICATORS

Mortality

Infant and under-five mortality

Infant mortality rate by province, 1994–2010

Under-five mortality rate by province, 1994–2010

Under-five mortality rate, selected countries, 1970–2010

Under-five mortality rate, emerging markets, 1970–2010

Under-five mortality rate, selected African countries,
 1970–2010

Still birth rate by province, 2003/04–2008/09

Still birth rate by district municipality, 2003/04–2008/09

Maternal mortality

Number of maternal deaths, 2006–10

Unnecessary deaths of mothers, 2005–07

Causes of death

Leading causes of death, 2004–08

Causes of death by race, 2008

Causes of death, all races, 2008

Death by age and year of death

Deaths by age and year of death, 1997–2008

Termination of pregnancy

Termination of pregnancy by province, 1997–2010

Termination of pregnancy by age, 2001–06

Nutrition

Severe malnutrition among under fives, 2001–08

Severe malnutrition among under fives by province,
 2001–10

Household food adequacy by province, 2010

Diseases

Diarrhoea

Diarrhoea incidence among under fives by province,
 2001–10

Malaria

Malaria cases and deaths, 1971–2009

Malaria deaths, 1971–2009

Measles

Reported cases of measles by province, 2009–10

Reported cases of measles by province, 2010

Tuberculosis (TB)

TB cases and pulmonary TB cases reported, 1995–2007

Total TB cases, 1995–2007

TB treatment rate, 1994–2008

Reported TB deaths by province, 2006–08

Incidence of TB, selected countries, 2009

Incidence of TB, emerging markets, 2009

Incidence of TB, selected African countries, 2009

HIV and AIDS

Current data

Population segments living with HIV/AIDS

South African population as a proportion of world
 population, 2009

South African HIV/AIDS cases as a proportion of world
 HIV/AIDS cases, 2009

Number of people living with HIV/AIDS by province,
 1 July 2011

Proportion of people living with HIV/AIDS by province,
 1 July 2011

Historical trends

All infections

New HIV infections by year, 1999–2010

Adult infection

Estimated adult HIV-prevalence rates by race, 1991-2010

Female infection

HIV infection rates of women attending public antenatal
 clinics, 1992–2009

HIV infection rates of women attending public antenatal
 clinics by province, 1992–2009

HIV infection rates of women attending public antenatal
 clinics by province, 2009

HIV infection rates of women attending public antenatal
 clinics by age, 1997–2009

Projected prevalence rates

HIV prevalence rate by province, 2002–25

Estimated HIV prevalence rates, 2002–25

Estimated number of persons in need of ART and persons
 receiving ART, 2005–11

Proportion of children receiving ART, 2005-10

International comparisons

Regional HIV/AIDS statistics, 2003–09

HIV prevalence among adults aged 15–24 by sex, selected
 countries, 2009

HEALTH RESOURCES AND SERVICES

Expenditure

Provincial health budget allocations, 2011/12

Consolidated national and provincial spending
 1994/95–2013/14

Health expenditure, selected countries, 2009

Health expenditure, emerging markets, 2009

Health expenditure, selected African countries, 2009

Medical insurance

Medical aid beneficiaries by province, 2004–10

Beneficiaries by province as a proportion of provincial
 population, 2010

Beneficiaries of medical aid schemes, 1997–2009

Medical aid coverage by province and race, 2010

Medical aid coverage by race, 2010

National Health Insurance (NHI)

Medical personnel

University health science awards by race, 2001–06

University health science awards, 2001–06

Number of medical graduates by institution, 2004–08

Number of public medical personnel vacancies by province,
 2009

Number of public sector doctors by province, 2000–11

Number of public sector professional nurses by province,
 2000–11

Public sector people-to-doctor and people-to-nurse ratio,
 2011

Output of nurses, private and public, 2000–10

Government nursing colleges by province, 2009

Physicians per 1 000 people, selected countries, 2003–09

Hospitals and clinics

Bed utilisation rate, 2010

Number of beds in public and private sector hospitals
 by province, 2009 and 2010

Number of hospitals in each province, 2010 and 2011

Proportion of hospitals, private and public sectors,
 2010 and 2011

Number of hospital beds per 1 000 people, selected countries,
 2003-08

Vaccination

Immunisation coverage of children under one year, 2000–10

Rates of immunisation and TB treatment, selected countries,
 2008 and 2009

Blood transfusion

Blood donation by race, 2006–09

Circumcisions

Male circumcision by province, 2009

Condom use

Proportion of condom use among adults, 2002–2008

WELFARE

Welfare budget

National and provincial welfare budget allocations,
 2011/12–2013/14

Welfare personnel and services

Population to social worker ratio by province, 2010

Welfare administration

South African Social Security Agency (SASSA): Functions

Social grants

Beneficiaries of social grants, 2001–2012/13

Social grant beneficiaries by province, 2010/11

Type of grant as a proportion of total grants, 2001–2011/12

Type of grant expenditure as a proportion of total grant
 expenditure, 2010/11

Proportion of total grant expenditure per grant type,
 2010/11

Total social grant beneficiaries as a proportion of total
 national population, 2001–2011/12

Selected social grant beneficiaries as a proportion of total
 national population, 2001–2011/12

Old-age grant recipients as a proportion of over 60s,
 2001–12

Grants as proportion of total government expenditure,
 2001-2010/11

Social grant expenditure as a proportion of GDP,
 2003/04-2009/10

Increase in old-age grant in real terms, 1994-2010

Increase in value of social grants, April 2006–April 2011

Growth in child support grant recipient numbers and 
/payments, October 1998–May 2008

Disability grant, 2001–2012/13

Number of people with disabilities by sex, 1996–2009

War veterans grant, 2001–2012/13

Policy matters

The dependency debate

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Health-and-welfare.jpgThere is also information on how much South Africa spends on social welfare both as a proportion of total government expenditure and as a proportion of GDP. The section concludes with an account of the dependency debate surrounding social grants and their sustainability.

For more detail on what the chapter contains, you will find the complete table of contents below.

Subscribers:

Google Doc View Google Document

Adobe PDF Download Adobe PDF

Excel Spreadsheet Download Excel Spreadsheet

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Table of Contents:

THE HEALTH AND WELFARE PICTURE

South Africa at a glance

HEALTH INDICATORS

Mortality

Infant and under-five mortality

Infant mortality rate by province, 1994–2010

Under-five mortality rate by province, 1994–2010

Under-five mortality rate, selected countries, 1970–2010

Under-five mortality rate, emerging markets, 1970–2010

Under-five mortality rate, selected African countries,
 1970–2010

Still birth rate by province, 2003/04–2008/09

Still birth rate by district municipality, 2003/04–2008/09

Maternal mortality

Number of maternal deaths, 2006–10

Unnecessary deaths of mothers, 2005–07

Causes of death

Leading causes of death, 2004–08

Causes of death by race, 2008

Causes of death, all races, 2008

Death by age and year of death

Deaths by age and year of death, 1997–2008

Termination of pregnancy

Termination of pregnancy by province, 1997–2010

Termination of pregnancy by age, 2001–06

Nutrition

Severe malnutrition among under fives, 2001–08

Severe malnutrition among under fives by province,
 2001–10

Household food adequacy by province, 2010

Diseases

Diarrhoea

Diarrhoea incidence among under fives by province,
 2001–10

Malaria

Malaria cases and deaths, 1971–2009

Malaria deaths, 1971–2009

Measles

Reported cases of measles by province, 2009–10

Reported cases of measles by province, 2010

Tuberculosis (TB)

TB cases and pulmonary TB cases reported, 1995–2007

Total TB cases, 1995–2007

TB treatment rate, 1994–2008

Reported TB deaths by province, 2006–08

Incidence of TB, selected countries, 2009

Incidence of TB, emerging markets, 2009

Incidence of TB, selected African countries, 2009

HIV and AIDS

Current data

Population segments living with HIV/AIDS

South African population as a proportion of world
 population, 2009

South African HIV/AIDS cases as a proportion of world
 HIV/AIDS cases, 2009

Number of people living with HIV/AIDS by province,
 1 July 2011

Proportion of people living with HIV/AIDS by province,
 1 July 2011

Historical trends

All infections

New HIV infections by year, 1999–2010

Adult infection

Estimated adult HIV-prevalence rates by race, 1991-2010

Female infection

HIV infection rates of women attending public antenatal
 clinics, 1992–2009

HIV infection rates of women attending public antenatal
 clinics by province, 1992–2009

HIV infection rates of women attending public antenatal
 clinics by province, 2009

HIV infection rates of women attending public antenatal
 clinics by age, 1997–2009

Projected prevalence rates

HIV prevalence rate by province, 2002–25

Estimated HIV prevalence rates, 2002–25

Estimated number of persons in need of ART and persons
 receiving ART, 2005–11

Proportion of children receiving ART, 2005-10

International comparisons

Regional HIV/AIDS statistics, 2003–09

HIV prevalence among adults aged 15–24 by sex, selected
 countries, 2009

HEALTH RESOURCES AND SERVICES

Expenditure

Provincial health budget allocations, 2011/12

Consolidated national and provincial spending
 1994/95–2013/14

Health expenditure, selected countries, 2009

Health expenditure, emerging markets, 2009

Health expenditure, selected African countries, 2009

Medical insurance

Medical aid beneficiaries by province, 2004–10

Beneficiaries by province as a proportion of provincial
 population, 2010

Beneficiaries of medical aid schemes, 1997–2009

Medical aid coverage by province and race, 2010

Medical aid coverage by race, 2010

National Health Insurance (NHI)

Medical personnel

University health science awards by race, 2001–06

University health science awards, 2001–06

Number of medical graduates by institution, 2004–08

Number of public medical personnel vacancies by province,
 2009

Number of public sector doctors by province, 2000–11

Number of public sector professional nurses by province,
 2000–11

Public sector people-to-doctor and people-to-nurse ratio,
 2011

Output of nurses, private and public, 2000–10

Government nursing colleges by province, 2009

Physicians per 1 000 people, selected countries, 2003–09

Hospitals and clinics

Bed utilisation rate, 2010

Number of beds in public and private sector hospitals
 by province, 2009 and 2010

Number of hospitals in each province, 2010 and 2011

Proportion of hospitals, private and public sectors,
 2010 and 2011

Number of hospital beds per 1 000 people, selected countries,
 2003-08

Vaccination

Immunisation coverage of children under one year, 2000–10

Rates of immunisation and TB treatment, selected countries,
 2008 and 2009

Blood transfusion

Blood donation by race, 2006–09

Circumcisions

Male circumcision by province, 2009

Condom use

Proportion of condom use among adults, 2002–2008

WELFARE

Welfare budget

National and provincial welfare budget allocations,
 2011/12–2013/14

Welfare personnel and services

Population to social worker ratio by province, 2010

Welfare administration

South African Social Security Agency (SASSA): Functions

Social grants

Beneficiaries of social grants, 2001–2012/13

Social grant beneficiaries by province, 2010/11

Type of grant as a proportion of total grants, 2001–2011/12

Type of grant expenditure as a proportion of total grant
 expenditure, 2010/11

Proportion of total grant expenditure per grant type,
 2010/11

Total social grant beneficiaries as a proportion of total
 national population, 2001–2011/12

Selected social grant beneficiaries as a proportion of total
 national population, 2001–2011/12

Old-age grant recipients as a proportion of over 60s,
 2001–12

Grants as proportion of total government expenditure,
 2001-2010/11

Social grant expenditure as a proportion of GDP,
 2003/04-2009/10

Increase in old-age grant in real terms, 1994-2010

Increase in value of social grants, April 2006–April 2011

Growth in child support grant recipient numbers and 
/payments, October 1998–May 2008

Disability grant, 2001–2012/13

Number of people with disabilities by sex, 1996–2009

War veterans grant, 2001–2012/13

Policy matters

The dependency debate

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