In South Africa, 11.9 million children (64% of all children) live in income poverty. Unemployment appears to be a key driver of poverty. Overall, nearly 4 out of 10 children live in households with no employed household members. Among the poorest, 7 of out 10 children live in households with no employed members. Discover all the facts of where children in South Africa in UNICEF’s Facts on Children in SA report. Click here.