Monthly Archives: June 2019

National Health Context

National health picture

The national health budget increased from R192 billion in 2017, to R205 billion in 2018, constituting 12% of the total national budget. More than R90 billion was allocated to district health services and R73 billion was allocated to central and provincial hospital services.  According to Statistics South Africa’s (Stats SA) General Household Survey 2016, only 17 in […]