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Average cost Household Food Basket August 2022 = R4 775,59 | Pietermaritzburg Household Food Basket August 2022 = R4 670,34 | Durban Household Food Basket August 2022 = R4 807,78 | Joburg Household Food Basket August 2022 = R4 888,50 | Cape Town Household Food Basket August 2022 = R4 624,63 | Basic Nutritional Food Basket August 2022 = R5 617,32 | Average cost of feeding child August 2022 = R820,26 |

Latest News

Times are tough.  Times are going to get tougher.  Food prices rise again.

The average Household Food Basket increased by R98,08 (2,3%) month-on-month, and R400,83 (10,2%) year-on-year.  The rise in food prices in October are set to continue into 2022. Read More  

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Food Poverty Line Warning

The updated Food Poverty Line is now R624/m.  The Child Support Grant is R460/m.  Every year our poverty indices get worse. Read More

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