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Table 2 South African province information

From: Mapping South African allied health primary care clinical guideline activity: establishing a stakeholder reference sample

Province Population Percentage of National population Percentage of GDP per capita ($US) Share of South African area Population density, people/km2 Number of traditional universities
Gauteng 12,914,800 23.9% 9681 1.4% 675 2
KwaZulu-Natal 10,694,400 19.8% 4767 7.7% 109 1
Eastern Cape 6,786,900 12.6% 3651 13.9% 39 1
Western Cape 6,116,300 11.3% 8694 10.6% 45 3
Limpopo 5,630.500 10.4% 4259 10.3% 43 1
Mpumalanga 4,229,300 7.6% 6251 6.3% 53 0
North West 3,676,300 6.8% 6677 8.7% 34 1
Free State 2,786,800 5.2% 6213 10.6% 21 1
Northern Cape 1,166,700 2.2% 6688 30.5% 3 0