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July 2, 2021

2021 shopping malls data available for South Africa

AfricaScope is proud to announce that our 2021 update of the South African shopping malls geospatial data with their trade...
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May 17, 2021

Conversations on Crime – street robbery is one of the most feared crimes in South Africa

Last week the minister of police, Minister Bheki Cele, released the quarterly crime statistics for South Africa. For the next...
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January 6, 2021 / News Releases

AfricaScope to launch GeoMAPS

The Market Research Foundation (MRF) is excited to announce that AfricaScope SA is their official GIS partner in mapping the...
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20 July 2020

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1/There are over 320 private schools in @CityTshwane , @CityofJoburgZA @City_Ekurhuleni shown in the map below. This is in comparison to over 2 500 public schools. Private schools make up close to 13% of schools in #Gauteng. @CURRO_SCHOOLS @trinityedu @Reddam_House @UNICEF

1/House robbery is a #crime that generates fear in #SouthAfrica because it is often associated with assault, rape, attempted murder and murder. It is the invasion of ones’ “castle” or violation of ones’ place of safety that incites such fear. @Abramjee @SAPoliceService

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Web Mapping

Providing access to some of the most innovative and comprehensive geospatial datasets in South Africa and Africa.

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Demographic Estimates 2019

2019 demographic estimates of the total population, age, gender and race are provided at a subplace level for South Africa. Data can be selected at different administrative levels and analysed to give the most detailed picture of South Africa's current population statistics

Shopping Malls

All shopping malls of different classifications have been mapped across South Africa. The unique catchment areas of each mall in the country has been defined and key socio-economic data linked to each.

Crime Statistics 2019/20

View 2019/20 crime statistics at a police station level for 25 crime categories covering property, violent and social fabric crimes. Want to know how your police station is doing compared to that of neighbouring stations? Analyse the crime statistics to show how crimes relate to one another.


Mapping the Media & Advertising Product Survey (MAPS)

Maps is a modernised, updated and enhanced survey focused on Consumer Insights. Built on the legacy of AMPS, it includes product and brand research designed for marketers and media planners, which is independent of any commercial interests, is transparent and neutral. An additional enhancement and an industry first, is the introduction of geocoded data, which allows MAPS data to be viewed and spatial analysis at a neighbourhood level.

Retail & Service Location Optimization

Allowing decision-makers to make better decisions on where to locate retail outlets and government services

Expansion, relocation and reduction strategies are used to optimize retail and service networks. Unique target market or population data is defined at the most detailed spatial level for South Africa and Africa. Accessibility models use capacity and travel time, existing and competitor facilities and preferred sites in determining the optimum size and distribution of retail or service network.

Survey Technical Support

AfricaScope provides Innovative solutions for all aspects of quantitative surveys and qualitative research

  • Sample frame development for any African countries
  • Sample design, allocation & weighting
  • Overview & local area fieldwork maps for field navigation
  • Questionnaire design by multidisciplinary teams
  • Rapid data collection technology for use across Africa
  • Unique data collection through Skype, Call Centres & Mobile Phones
  • Quantifying focus groups using unique methods
  • Real-time fieldwork tracking across Africa
  • Quality control of all survey methods
  • Statistical analysis by specialist teams
  • Report production & presentations to client specification