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Average cost Household Food BasketDecember 2021 = R4 275,94 | Pietermaritzburg Household Food Basket December 2021 = R4 084,61 | Durban Household Food Basket December 2021 = R4 319,75 | Joburg Household Food Basket December 2021 = R4 302,27 | Cape Town Household Food Basket December 2021 = R4 219,18 | Basic Nutritional Food Basket December 2021 = R5 122,07 | Average cost of feeding child December 2021 = R747,95 |

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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