Nompumelelo Nzimande

Nompumelelo  Nzimande
Position Academic Leader: Development & Population Studies; Lecturer;
Discipline Population Studies;
Phone 031-260-3032
Email nzimanden@ukzn.ac.za
Campus Howard College Campus
Office Address A711 7th Floor, Denis Shepstone Building

Bio

Community Activities

  • Population Association of Southern Africa (PASA). Nompu is President of the organization (2014)
  • Applied Population Studies Training and Research. She is one of the facilitators on the APSTAR program in population studies for government officials. 

Teaching: Modules

  • Demographic Methods I
  • Demographic Methods II
  • Migration and Urbanisation

Research Interests

  • Demography of Sub-Saharan Africa; Mortality and epidemiology; determinants and consequences of early childbearing, and family demography.
  • Mturi, A. et al. (2005) Understanding the changing family composition and structure in South Africa in the era of HIV/AIDS pandemic. Durban: School of Development Studies.
Selected

Publications

  • Mturi A, Nzimande N, Dungumaro E and Sekokotla D (2006)Household structures in contemporary South Africa. Loyola Journal of Social Sciences, 20(1) 19-41.
  • Sekokotla, D. and Mturi, A. (2004) Effects of the HIV/AIDS epidemic on South African families. Loyola Journal of Social Sciences, 18(2), p.189-211.
  • Mturi, A., Xaba, T., Sekokotla, D. and Nzimande, N. (2006). Coping with illness and deaths in post-apartheid South Africa: family perspectives. In: Padayachee, V. (edThe Development decade: Economic and social change in South Africa 1994-2004, Cape Town: HSRC Press, p. 327-348.
  • Rogan, M. Lebani, L. and N. Nzimande (2009) Internal Migration and Poverty in KwaZulu-Natal: Findings from Censuses, Labour Force Surveys and Panel Data.
    SALDRU working paper No. 30.
  • Mturi, A. et al. (2005) Understanding the changing family composition and structure in South Africa in the era of HIV/AIDS pandemic. Durban: School of Development Studies.