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The average age of artisans in the country is about 55 years.
The average age of artisans in the country is about 55 years.

South Africa does not only have a shortage of artisans, but the average age of artisans in the country is about 55 years, according to data available on the website of the False Bay Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) College.

This leads to the question of how the country will be able to grow its economy by developing infrastructure needed, if enough of the necessary skills to do so is not available. And, ironically, this is against the background of SA already having such high unemployment.

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