North­ern Cape in num­bers

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THE SIZE OF THE LAND AREA TAKEN UP BY THE PROV­INCE, THE LARGEST IN SA

1.1m

THE NUM­BER OF PEO­PLE LIV­ING IN THE PROV­INCE, MAK­ING IT THE LEAST POP­U­LATED PROV­INCE IN SA

2.1%

THE NORTH­ERN CAPE’s CON­TRI­BU­TION TO THE COUN­TRY’s GDP

R21.5bn

THE IDC’s FUND­ING FOR PROJECTS OVER THE PAST FIVE YEARS

8 000

DI­RECT JOBS CRE­ATED IN THE PAST FIVE YEARS THANKS TO IDC FUND­ING

15

RE­NEW­ABLE EN­ERGY PROJECTS FI­NANCED IN THE NORTH­ERN CAPE IN THE PAST FIVE YEARS

R711m

IN­VESTED IN BEE BUSI­NESSES IN 2015/16 FI­NAN­CIAL YEAR

R360m

IN­VESTED IN YOUTH BUSI­NESSES IN THE 2015/16 FI­NAN­CIAL YEAR

R11.4bn

AP­PROVED IN RE­NEW­ABLE EN­ERGY PROJECTS IN THE PAST FIVE YEARS

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