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
88%
#2 Public Accounts (SCOPA)
86%
#3 Women, Youth and Persons with Disabilities
83%
#4 Public Service and Administration, Performance Monitoring and Evaluation
81%
#5 Mineral Resources and Energy
80%
#6 Higher Education, Science and Technology
79%
#7 Social Development
78%
#8 Sports, Arts and Culture
78%
#9 Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs
77%
#10 Public Works and Infrastructure
76%
#11 Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development
76%
#12 Tourism
76%
#13 Small Business Development
75%
#14 Health
75%
#15 Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation
74%
#16 Environment, Forestry and Fisheries
73%
#17 Justice and Correctional Services
73%
#18 Home Affairs
73%
#19 Police
73%
#20 Finance Standing Committee
72%
#21 Basic Education
71%
#22 International Relations
67%
#23 Defence and Military Veterans
66%
#24 Employment and Labour
64%
#25 Communications
64%
#26 Public Enterprises
63%
#27 Standing Committee on Appropriations
58%
#28 Transport
58%
#29 Standing Committee on Auditor General
57%
#30 Rules of the National Assembly
51%

National Council of Provinces

Committee Attendance Since 2020
#1 NCOP Appropriations
87%
#2 NCOP Health and Social Services
85%
#3 NCOP Finance
84%
#4 NCOP Education and Technology, Sports, Arts and Culture
77%
#5 NCOP Security and Justice
75%
#6 NCOP Trade & Industry, Economic Development, Small Business, Tourism, Employment & Labour
67%
#7 NCOP Transport, Public Service and Administration, Public Works and Infrastructure
64%
#8 NCOP Land Reform, Environment, Mineral Resources and Energy
64%
#9 NCOP Cooperative Governance & Traditional Affairs, Water and Sanitation and Human Settlements
63%
#10 NCOP Public Enterprises and Communication
60%
#11 NCOP Petitions and Executive Undertakings
59%