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Table 1 National and provincial geographical distribution of occupational therapists

From: Changing demographic trends among South African occupational therapists: 2002 to 2018

Province of employmentNo. of occupational therapistsPercentagePopulation %Occupational therapists per 10 000 population
Gauteng1 83835.525.31.28
KwaZulu-Natal62312.019.60.56
Mpumalanga2534.97.90.56
Western Cape1 37626.611.52.11
Limpopo2334.510.20.40
Eastern Cape2715.211.50.42
North West1482.96.80.38
Free State3106.05.11.07
Northern Cape951.82.10.80
Not applicable330.6
Total5 1801001000.91