Committee meeting attendance trends for 2021

This page shows the attendance rates of the committees in the National Assembly and the National Council of Provinces in 2021. The attendance rate is automatically updated as committees meet and attendance is recorded.

You can click on a committee name to get more information; historical attendance rates as well as membership details can be found in the right sidebar of every committee page. It's also possible to download the raw data to do your own calculations and analysis.

For MP and Minister attendance rates we'd like to refer you to People's Assembly.

For more information about this attendance data please see our Attendance Methodology.

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National Assembly

Committee Attendance Since 2020
#1 Trade, Industry and Competition
88%
#2 Committee on Section 194 Enquiry
83%
#3 Public Accounts (SCOPA)
81%
#4 Public Service and Administration, Performance Monitoring and Evaluation
80%
#5 Women, Youth and Persons with Disabilities
80%
#6 Sports, Arts and Culture
80%
#7 Higher Education, Science and Technology
79%
#8 Public Works and Infrastructure
79%
#9 Social Development
77%
#10 Mineral Resources and Energy
76%
#11 Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs
76%
#12 Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development
75%
#13 Police
75%
#14 Health
74%
#15 Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation
74%
#16 Small Business Development
72%
#17 Basic Education
71%
#18 Water and Sanitation
71%
#19 Tourism
71%
#20 Home Affairs
71%
#21 Justice and Correctional Services
71%
#22 Environment, Forestry and Fisheries
70%
#23 Finance Standing Committee
69%
#24 International Relations
67%
#25 Human Settlements
66%
#26 Public Enterprises
66%
#27 Communications
63%
#28 Defence and Military Veterans
63%
#29 Employment and Labour
62%
#30 Standing Committee on Auditor General
61%
#31 Transport
60%
#32 Standing Committee on Appropriations
59%
#33 Rules of the National Assembly
48%

National Council of Provinces

Committee Attendance Since 2020
#1 NCOP Health and Social Services
81%
#2 NCOP Education and Technology, Sports, Arts and Culture
80%
#3 NCOP Finance
80%
#4 NCOP Appropriations
79%
#5 NCOP Cooperative Governance & Traditional Affairs, Water and Sanitation and Human Settlements
71%
#6 NCOP Security and Justice
69%
#7 NCOP Trade & Industry, Economic Development, Small Business, Tourism, Employment & Labour
68%
#8 NCOP Transport, Public Service and Administration, Public Works and Infrastructure
67%
#9 NCOP Petitions and Executive Undertakings
60%
#10 NCOP Public Enterprises and Communication
60%
#11 NCOP Rules of the National Council of Provinces
59%
#12 NCOP Land Reform, Environment, Mineral Resources and Energy
59%