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 and Industry
89%
#2 Public Accounts (SCOPA)
85%
#3 Committee on Section 194 Enquiry
83%
#4 Women, Youth and Persons with Disabilities
82%
#5 Public Service and Administration, Performance Monitoring and Evaluation
80%
#6 Higher Education, Science and Technology
79%
#7 Sports, Arts and Culture
79%
#8 Social Development
77%
#9 Mineral Resources and Energy
77%
#10 Public Works and Infrastructure
77%
#11 Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs
75%
#12 Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development
75%
#13 Health
74%
#14 Police
74%
#15 Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation
74%
#16 Tourism
73%
#17 Small Business Development
73%
#18 Environment, Forestry and Fisheries
73%
#19 Basic Education
72%
#20 Justice and Correctional Services
72%
#21 Home Affairs
71%
#22 Finance Standing Committee
69%
#23 International Relations
67%
#24 Defence and Military Veterans
65%
#25 Public Enterprises
65%
#26 Communications
63%
#27 Employment and Labour
63%
#28 Standing Committee on Appropriations
60%
#29 Transport
59%
#30 Standing Committee on Auditor General
58%
#31 Water and Sanitation
56%
#32 Rules of the National Assembly
48%
#33 Human Settlements
44%

National Council of Provinces

Committee Attendance Since 2020
#1 NCOP Health and Social Services
84%
#2 NCOP Appropriations
81%
#3 NCOP Finance
79%
#4 NCOP Education and Technology, Sports, Arts and Culture
78%
#5 NCOP Cooperative Governance & Traditional Affairs, Water and Sanitation and Human Settlements
70%
#6 NCOP Security and Justice
70%
#7 NCOP Trade & Industry, Economic Development, Small Business, Tourism, Employment & Labour
66%
#8 NCOP Transport, Public Service and Administration, Public Works and Infrastructure
64%
#9 NCOP Petitions and Executive Undertakings
63%
#10 NCOP Land Reform, Environment, Mineral Resources and Energy
59%
#11 NCOP Public Enterprises and Communication
57%