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SHARE Statistics (Unaudited) – annexure 2

Analysis of shareholders at 30 June 2006

Ordinary shares Size of holding 1 – 2 500 2 501 – 12 500 12 501 – 25 000 25 001 – 50 000 50 001 – and over

Number of shareholders

% of total shareholders

Number of shares

% of total shareholding

% of total shareholding net of treasury shares

7 301 2 315 318 169 337 10 440

70,0 22,2 3,0 1,6 3,2 100,0

6 894 307 12 594 697 5 694 844 6 018 935 355 177 359 386 380 142

1,8 3,3 1,5 1,6 91,8 100,0

2,0 3,6 1,6 1,7 91,1 100,0

Major shareholders According to the register of shareholders at 30 June 2006, the following are the only registered beneficial shareholders, other than directors of the company, who held in excess of 5% of the shareholding of the Company at that date. The directors’ shareholdings are disclosed on page 62 in the directors’ report.

Number of shares Shareholder CEPPWAWU Investments (Pty) Ltd Pharmacare Ltd (treasury shares)

26 666 667 38 931 529 65 598 196

% of total shareholding 6,9 10,1* 17,0

% of total shareholding net of treasury shares 7,7 7,7

Shareholder spread In terms of paragraph 4.29(e) of the JSE Listings Requirements, the spread of the ordinary shareholding at close of business on 30 June 2006 was as follows: % of total shareholding net of Number of % of total treasury shares shareholding shares Non-public shareholders 85 098 196 22,0 13,4 Empowerment groups (CEPPWAWU Investments (Pty) Ltd) 26 666 667 6,9 7,7 (Imithi Investments (Pty) Ltd) 13 400 000 3,4 3,9 (Industrial Development Corporation) 6 100 000 1,6 1,8 Treasury shares (Pharmacare Ltd) 38 931 529 10,1* Public shareholders 301 281 946 78,0 86,6 Total shareholding 386 380 142 100,0 100,0 Foreign shareholding included above 61 702 803 16,0 17,8 *Less than 10% as a percentage of issued ordinary and preference share capital.

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