Five-year summaries Operational, financial and sustainability statistics

Production volumes
Attributable tonnes treated/milled (Mt)
2013 2012 2011 2010 2009
South Africa 39.2 22.2 16.4 17.1 17.6
Vaal River          
Great Noligwa 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.7 0.8
Kopanang 1.0 0.9 1.5 1.6 1.5
Moab Khotsong 0.7 0.6 0.9 1.0 0.8
Tau Lekoa (1)       0.6 1.2
West Wits          
Mponeng 1.6 1.3 1.6 1.8 1.9
Savuka (2)   0.2 0.2 0.1 0.2
TauTona (2) 1.0 0.8 1.0 1.1 1.5
Surface Operations          
Surface Operations (3) 34.5 17.9 10.7 10.2 9.7
Continental Africa 26.9 27.8 26.3 25.7 27.1
Ghana          
Iduapriem 4.8 4.6 4.3 3.4 3.4
Obuasi 1.7 2.1 2.0 2.6 4.6
Guinea          
Siguiri (85%) 10.2 10.1 9.7 8.8 8.8
Mali          
Morila (40%) 1.4 1.8 1.8 1.7 1.7
Sadiola (41%) 2.0 1.9 2.0 1.8 1.7
Yatela (40%) 1.0 1.1 1.1 1.2 1.1
Namibia          
Navachab (4) 1.4 1.4 1.5 1.5 1.3
Tanzania          
Geita 4.0 4.8 3.9 4.7 4.5
DRC          
Kibali (45%) 0.4        
Australasia 4.3 3.4 3.6 3.6 3.9
Australia          
Sunrise Dam 3.5 3.4 3.6 3.6 3.9
Tropicana (70%) 0.9        
Americas 26.7 25.7 23.6 23.8 21.6
Argentina          
Cerro Vanguardia (92.5%) 2.3 1.7 1.0 1.0 0.9
Brazil          
AGA Mineração 2.3 2.2 1.7 1.6 1.5
Serra Grande (5) 1.3 0.9 0.6 0.6 0.5
United States          
Cripple Creek & Victor 20.8 20.9 20.3 20.6 18.7
AngloGold Ashanti 97.1 79.1 69.9 70.2 70.2
  1. (1) Sold in August 2010.
  2. (2) In 2013, Savuka and TauTona were combined under TauTona as one cash generating unit.
  3. (3) For the purposes of this report, Surface Operations includes MWS, which is operated and managed as a separate cash generating unit.
  4. (4) A binding agreement to sell Navachab was signed on 10 February 2014, subject to certain conditions.
  5. (5) AngloGold Ashanti’s holding increased to 100% (from 50%) from 1 July 2012.
Production volumes (continued)
Average grade recovered (g/t) Attributable gold production (000oz)
2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009
South Africa           1,302 1,212 1,624 1,785 1,797
Vaal River                    
Great Noligwa 6.15 5.72 5.58 5.99 5.73 83 84 94 132 158
Kopanang 5.23 5.40 6.47 6.13 6.74 178 164 307 305 336
Moab Khotsong 9.47 8.16 9.39 9.03 9.36 212 162 266 292 247
Tau Lekoa (1)       3.32 3.32       63 124
West Wits                    
Mponeng 7.10 9.40 9.71 9.48 8.66 354 405 500 532 520
Savuka (2)   6.09 6.69 5.30 5.45   37 49 22 30
TauTona (2) 7.34 7.63 7.55 7.01 7.29 235 189 244 259 218
Surface Operations                   
Surface Operations (3) 0.22 0.30 0.48 0.54 0.53 240 172 164 179 164
Continental Africa           1,460 1,521 1,570 1,492 1,585
Ghana                   
Iduapriem 1.43 1.22 1.44 1.70 1.72 221 180 199 185 190
Obuasi (4) 4.94 4.79 4.82 5.16 5.18 239 280 313 317 381
Guinea                   
Siguiri (85%) 0.82 0.76 0.79 0.97 1.11 268 247 249 273 316
Mali                   
Morila (40%) 1.23 1.41 1.70 1.70 2.47 57 81 99 95 137
Sadiola (41%) 1.34 1.64 1.90 2.04 2.52 86 100 121 118 135
Yatela (40%) 0.93 1.06 1.04 1.23 3.62 27 29 29 60 89
Namibia                   
Navachab (5) 1.39 1.59 1.46 1.80 1.58 63 74 66 86 65
Tanzania                   
Geita 3.54 3.47 3.98 2.36 1.89 459 531 494 357 272
DRC                   
Kibali (45%) 3.41         40        
Australasia           342 258 246 396 401
Australia                   
Sunrise Dam 2.46 2.39 2.16 3.40 3.22 276 258 246 396 401
Tropicana (70%) 2.40         66        
Americas           1,001 953 891 842 816
Argentina                   
Cerro Vanguardia (92.5%) 6.58 6.48 6.23 6.11 6.51 241 219 196 194 192
Brazil                   
AGA Mineração (4) 5.70 6.07 7.43 7.21 7.02 391 388 361 338 329
Serra Grande (6) 3.42 3.36 3.59 4.05 4.52 138 98 67 77 77
United States                   
Cripple Creek & Victor 0.34 0.40 0.39 0.43 0.46 231 247 267 233 218
AngloGold Ashanti           4,105 3,944 4,331 4,515 4,599
  1. (1) Sold in August 2010.
  2. (2) In 2013, Savuka and TauTona were combined under TauTona as one cash generating unit.
  3. (3) For the purposes of this report, Surface Operations includes MWS, which is operated and managed as a separate cash generating unit.
  4. (4) The grades from Obuasi and AGA Mineração represent those for their underground operations
  5. (5) A binding agreement to sell Navachab was signed on 10 February 2014, subject to certain conditions.
  6. (6) AngloGold Ashanti’s holding increased to 100% (from 50%) from 1 July 2012.
Productivity (oz/TEC)
2013 2012 2011 2010 2009
South Africa 4.47 4.19 5.85 5.63 5.70
Vaal River          
Great Noligwa 2.51 2.34 2.72 3.35 2.86
Kopanang 3.11 2.61 4.79 4.67 5.63
Moab Khotsong 4.22 3.05 5.03 5.61 5.79
Tau Lekoa (1)       1.92 3.43
West Wits          
Mponeng 5.33 6.33 8.38 8.72 8.11
Savuka (2)   3.98 4.83 1.68 2.38
TauTona (2) 4.01 4.03 5.13 5.34 5.16
Surface Operations          
Surface Operations (3) 9.35 9.86 21.32 39.80 58.27
Continental Africa 9.97 10.97 11.41 11.24 12.23
Ghana          
Iduapriem 18.41 15.61 16.97 16.44 17.63
Obuasi 4.10 5.19 5.68 5.61 6.72
Guinea          
Siguiri (85%) 12.88 12.10 12.03 14.75 17.58
Mali          
Morila (40%) 17.88 35.72 42.00 36.04 40.70
Sadiola (41%) 10.56 12.27 15.53 15.82 23.14
Yatela (40%) 10.21 8.82 8.89 20.39 30.80
Namibia          
Navachab (4) 5.63 6.43 7.00 10.46 9.33
Tanzania          
Geita 15.55 19.20 18.11 14.14 10.87
DRC          
Kibali (45%) 83.56        
Australasia 49.64 43.46 40.29 66.77 73.52
Australia          
Sunrise Dam 50.22 43.46 40.29 66.77 73.52
Tropicana (70%) 47.37        
Americas 16.63 17.47 20.70 22.44 21.18
Argentina          
Cerro Vanguardia (92.5%) 20.89 18.21 17.64 20.64 22.83
Brazil          
AGA Mineração 12.97 14.22 17.41 18.32 15.45
Serra Grande (5) 11.19 11.45 12.98 15.88 17.51
United States          
Cripple Creek & Victor 37.45 37.46 44.31 42.40 49.46
AngloGold Ashanti 8.14 8.07 9.32 9.15 9.40
  1. (1) Sold in August 2010.
  2. (2) In 2013, Savuka and TauTona were combined under TauTona as one cash generating unit.
  3. (3) For the purposes of this report, Surface Operations includes MWS, which is operated and managed as a separate cash generating unit.
  4. (4) A binding agreement to sell Navachab was signed on 10 February 2014, subject to certain conditions.
  5. (5) AngloGold Ashanti’s holding increased to 100% (from 50%) from 1 July 2012.
Costs
Total cash costs
($/oz produced)
All-in sustaining costs (2)
($/oz sold)
2013 (1) 2012 (1) 2011 2010 2009 2013 2012
South Africa 850 873 694 598 466 1,120 1,189
Vaal River              
Great Noligwa 1,100 1,226 1,194 884 794 1,305 1,530
Kopanang 918 1,015 681 613 406 1,255 1,497
Moab Khotsong 797 1,040 689 588 424 1,223 1,634
Tau Lekoa (3)       921 718    
West Wits              
Mponeng 719 639 546 453 329 1,016 883
Savuka (4)   1,041 864 1,100 1,115   1,607
TauTona (4) 920 924 818 700 559 1,149 1,316
Surface Operations             
Surface Operations (5) 883 943 660 485 341 969 754
Continental Africa 869 830 698 712 608 1,202 1,235
Ghana             
Iduapriem 861 955 800 666 516 1,025 1,437
Obuasi 1,406 1,187 862 744 630 2,214 2,021
Guinea             
Siguiri (85%) 918 938 849 643 519 1,085 1,105
Mali             
Morila (40%) 773 767 810 715 527 1,051 765
Sadiola (41%) 1,334 1,169 816 650 488 1,510 1,249
Yatela (40%) 1,530 1,758 1,530 807 368 1,653 1,888
Namibia             
Navachab (6) 691 1,036 1,012 727 622 781 1,329
Tanzania             
Geita 515 427 350 777 954 833 816
DRC             
Kibali (45%) 471         9,065  
Australasia 1,047 1,211 1,431 982 662 1,376 1,680
Australia             
Sunrise Dam 1,110 1,126 1,367 957 646 1,321 1,470
Tropicana (70%) 568         1,113  
Americas 671 669 569 432 362 970 1,006
Argentina             
Cerro Vanguardia (92.5%) 622 576 368 366 355 912 935
Brazil             
AGA Mineração 646 696 529 407 339 1,023 1,114
Serra Grande 719 821 768 481 406 970 1,168
United States             
Cripple Creek & Victor 732 638 564 493 376 927 817
AngloGold Ashanti 830 829 703 638 514 1,174 1,251
  1. (1) Total cash costs were restated for 2011 and 2012 in terms of the adoption of IFRIC 20.
  2. (2) All-in sustaining costs are available for 2012 and 2013 only.
  3. (3) Sold in August 2010.
  4. (4) In 2013, Savuka and TauTona were combined under TauTona as one cash generating unit.
  5. (5) For the purposes of this report, Surface Operations includes MWS, which is operated and managed as a separate cash generating unit.
  6. (6) A binding agreement to sell Navachab was signed on 10 February 2014, subject to certain conditions.
Financial performance
Gold income ($m) 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009
South Africa 1,810 2,013 2,560 2,207 1,665
Vaal River          
Great Noligwa 118 139 148 163 136
Kopanang 252 273 483 376 295
Moab Khotsong 294 270 418 360 215
Tau Lekoa (1)       72 107
West Wits          
Mponeng 501 674 790 663 524
Savuka (2)   61 78 28 25
TauTona (2) 331 315 387 322 216
Surface Operations          
Surface Operations (3) 314 281 256 223 147
Continental Africa 2,111 2,609 2,530 1,868 1,435
Ghana          
Iduapriem 301 304 308 218 169
Obuasi 341 468 493 348 334
Guinea          
Siguiri (85%) 385 388 407 313 260
Mali          
Morila (40%) 80 135 157 117 135
Sadiola (41%) 121 169 189 143 134
Yatela (40%) 40 48 46 71 89
Namibia          
Navachab (4) 88 123 104 101 58
Tanzania          
Geita 640 906 753 501 203
DRC          
Kibali (45%) 49        
Non-controlling interests 66 68 73 56 53
Australasia 441 426 385 466 221
Australia          
Sunrise Dam 368 426 385 466 221
Tropicana (70%) 73        
Americas 1,425 1,656 1,487 1,124 805
Argentina          
Cerro Vanguardia (92.5%) 316 366 275 214 182
Brazil          
AGA Mineração 559 635 565 405 289
Serra Grande (5) 199 162 101 97 70
United States          
Cripple Creek & Victor 325 409 423 293 171
Non-controlling interests 26 84 123 115 93
Sub-total 5,787 6,704 6,962 5,665 4,126
Equity-accounted investments (290) (351) (392) (331) (358)
AngloGold Ashanti 5,497 6,353 6,570 5,334 3,768
  1. (1) Sold in August 2010.
  2. (2) In 2013, Savuka and TauTona were combined under TauTona as one cash generating unit.
  3. (3) For the purposes of this report, Surface Operations includes MWS, which is operated and managed as a separate cash generating unit.
  4. (4) A binding agreement to sell Navachab was signed on 10 February 2014, subject to certain conditions.
  5. (5) AngloGold Ashanti’s holding increased to 100% (from 50%) from 1 July 2012.
Capital expenditure ($m)
2013 (1) 2012 (1) 2011 2010 2009
South Africa 451 583 532 424 385
Vaal River          
Great Noligwa 13 27 29 24 24
Kopanang 52 94 92 61 58
Moab Khotsong 117 159 147 120 104
Tau Lekoa (2)       10 17
West Wits          
Mponeng 171 195 172 122 109
Savuka (3)   20 8 9 13
TauTona (3) 59 73 79 75 57
Surface Operations          
Surface Operations (4) 39 15 5 3 3
Continental Africa 839 925 569 234 198
Ghana          
Iduapriem 28 95 73 17 28
Obuasi 196 185 132 109 94
Guinea          
Siguiri (85%) 25 28 15 10 22
Mali          
Morila (40%) 13 1 1 1 4
Sadiola (41%) 42 37 14 8 4
Yatela (40%) 3 2 1 2 1
Namibia          
Navachab (5) 5 15 48 14 20
Tanzania          
Geita 154 216 206 38 19
DRC          
Kibali (45%) 341 263 73 30  
Mongbwalu (86.22%)   77 1    
Other and non-controlling interests 32 6 5 5 6
Australasia 285 369 102 40 177
Australia          
Boddington (33.3%)         146
Sunrise Dam 39 49 27 29 31
Tropicana (70%) 241 315 73 10  
Other 5 5 2 1  
Americas 410 409 466 311 258
Argentina          
Cerro Vanguardia (92.5%) 64 88 81 38 17
Brazil          
AGA Mineração 123 162 261 142 84
Serra Grande (6) 40 33 22 26 33
United States          
Cripple Creek & Victor 157 100 67 73 87
Other and non-controlling interests 26 26 35 32 37
Other 8 36 17 6 9
Sub-total 1,993 2,322 1,686 1,015 1,027
Equity-accounted investments (411) (303) (89) (42) (8)
AngloGold Ashanti 1,582 2,019 1,597 973 1,019
  1. (1) Capital expenditure for 2011 and 2012 has been restated in line with the adoption of IFRIC 20.
  2. (2) Sold in August 2010.
  3. (3) In 2013, Savuka and TauTona were combined under TauTona as one cash generating unit.
  4. (4) For the purposes of this report, Surface Operations includes MWS, which is operated and managed as a separate cash generating unit.
  5. (5) A binding agreement to sell Navachab was signed on 10 February 2014, subject to certain conditions.
  6. (6) AngloGold Ashanti’s holding increased to 100% (from 50%) from 1 July 2012.
Average no. of employees (permanent and contractor employees)
2013 2012 2011 2010 2009
South Africa 32,406 34,186 32,082 35,660 37,425
Vaal River          
Great Noligwa 2,731 3,063 2,967 3,315 4,739
Kopanang 5,365 6,014 5,892 5,938 6,059
Moab Khotsong 5,692 6,645 6,581 6,452 6,069
Tau Lekoa (1)       2,737 3,114
West Wits          
Mponeng 6,516 6,262 5,788 5,778 6,029
Savuka (2)   1,157 815 981 1,054
TauTona (2) 5,256 4,472 4,507 4,609 4,293
Surface Operations          
Surface Operations (3) 2,142 1,874 745 374 234
Other 4,704 4,699 4,787 5,476 5,834
Continental Africa 16,625 16,621 16,539 15,761 15,267
Ghana          
Iduapriem 1,590 1,549 1,543 1,483 1,447
Obuasi 5,194 5,373 5,538 5,722 5,759
Guinea          
Siguiri 3,673 3,643 3,666 3,170 2,973
Mali          
Morila (40%) 390 319 328 356 421
Sadiola (41%) 810 783 756 726 582
Yatela (40%) 367 407 377 352 321
Namibia          
Navachab (4) 938 953 790 687 578
Tanzania          
Geita 3,504 3,594 3,541 3,265 3,186
DRC          
Kibali (45%) 158        
Australasia 925 494 509 494 1,776
Australia          
Boddington         1,321
Sunrise Dam 457 494 509 494 455
Tropicana (70%) 468        
Americas 8,374 7,896 7,389 6,582 5,884
Argentina          
Cerro Vanguardia 1,696 1,884 1,644 1,242 1,069
Brazil          
AGA Mineração 4,377 4,239 3,825 3,426 2,964
Serra Grande 1,469 1,081 1,339 1,268 1,289
United States          
Cripple Creek & Victor 832 692 581 646 562
Other, including corporate and non-gold
producing subsidiaries
(5) 8,104 6,625 4,723 3,549 3,012
AngloGold Ashanti 66,434 65,822 61,242 62,046 63,364
  1. (1) Sold in August 2010.
  2. (2) In 2013, Savuka and TauTona were combined under TauTona as one cash generating unit.
  3. (3) For the purposes of this report, Surface Operations includes MWS, which is operated and managed as a separate cash generating unit.
  4. (4) A binding agreement to sell Navachab was signed on 10 February 2014, subject to certain conditions.
  5. (5) Includes 3,249 employees at Kibali who are working on projects.
Safety
All injury frequency rate (1) Number of fatalities
2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009
South Africa 12.63 13.24 15.57 16.69 17.72 6 11 9 10 12
Vaal River                    
Great Noligwa 12.06 17.72 23.92 21.63 17.51 0 1 1 0 1
Kopanang 17.58 19.92 23.18 21.86 22.71 0 0 4 2 1
Moab Khotsong 16.35 17.14 20.48 19.72 28.82 1 2 1 2 3
Tau Lekoa (2)       32.41 26.39       2 2
West Wits                    
Mponeng 17.86 14.49 15.39 15.93 14.31 3 3 2 2 3
Savuka (3)   21.23 8.39 7.69 13.23 0 2 0 0 1
TauTona (3) 14.16 10.63 13.36 19.03 15.84 1 3 0 2 1
Surface Operations                   
Surface Operations (4) 5.08 6.71 6.44 5.99 9.10 0 0 0 0 0
Other           1 0 1 0 0
Continental Africa 1.97 2.26 3.03 5.26 6.09 2 5 3 5 3
Ghana                   
Iduapriem 1.98 3.08 6.61 9.73 12.26 1 1 0 0 0
Obuasi 2.39 2.13 2.37 2.86 4.73 1 2 3 0 1
Guinea                   
Siguiri 0.64 1.09 1.27 6.15 5.54 0 0 0 1 1
Mali                   
Sadiola 1.28 2.21 2.44 1.65 2.31 0 0 0 1 0
Yatela 0.00 0.36 1.52 2.28 5.54 0 0 0 0 0
Namibia                   
Navachab (5) 5.58 8.22 2.00 25.60 26.30 0 0 0 0 1
Tanzania                   
Geita 0.98 1.62 3.60 5.38 5.56 0 1 0 2 0
DRC                   
Mongbwalu 6.15 4.47 11.04 21.77   0 1 0 1 0
Australasia 7.68 6.33 18.11 13.10 8.64 0 0 0 0 0
Australia                   
Sunrise Dam 10.63 5.46 19.40 13.65 8.94 0 0 0 0 0
Tropicana 8.60 15.75       0 0      
Americas 3.58 4.34 6.33 5.66 7.12 0 1 2 0 0
Argentina                   
Cerro Vanguardia 0.58 1.72 1.59 8.08 9.34 0 1 0 0 0
Brazil                   
AGA Mineração 4.14 4.64 4.05 2.62 4.19 0 0 1 0 0
Serra Grande 3.67 2.58 3.48 7.22 8.99 0 0 0 0 0
Colombia 2.51 4.43 16.84 10.83   0 0 1 0 0
United States                   
Cripple Creek & Victor 9.30 12.75 19.80 12.26 15.80 0 0 0 0 0
Greenfield exploration 4.20 6.76 19.83 16.99 20.56 0 1 1 0 0
AngloGold Ashanti 7.33 7.72 9.76 11.50 12.88 8 18 15 15 (6)15
  1. (1) Per million hours worked.
  2. (2) Tau Lekoa was sold in August 2010.
  3. (3) In 2013, Savuka and TauTona were combined under TauTona as one cash generating unit.
  4. (4) For the purposes of this report, Surface Operations includes MWS, which is operated and managed as a separate cash generating unit.
  5. (5) A binding agreement to sell Navachab was signed on 10 February 2014, subject to certain conditions.
  6. (6) Following an investigation by the DMR into a fatality at Moab Khotsong, which was declared not to be a mine fatality, restated from the previously recorded 16 facilities for 2009.
Environmental performance (1)
Energy usage (PJ) Water usage (ML)
2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009
South Africa 11.80 11.65 11.68 12.37 12.34 27,228 23,813 18,821 20,896 19,649
Vaal River (2) 5.63 5.87 6.09 6.76 7.03 14,331 14,748 13,572 15,587 14,330
West Wits (2) 5.55 5.57 5.59 5.61 5.31 3,160 (5) 4,501 5,249 5,309 5,319
Mine Waste Solutions 0.62 0.21       9,737 (5) 4,564      
Continental Africa 12.01 12.13 11.51 11.30 11.13 21,031 19,132 20,203 19,235 20,464
Ghana                   
Iduapriem 1.25 1.00 0.98 1.03 1.07 795 582 408 99 137
Obuasi (3) 1.77 1.74 1.52 1.53 1.61 3,685 3,820 4,047 4,607 6,506
Guinea                   
Siguiri 2.31 2.34 2.43 2.37 2.06 6,478 4,650 6,097 5,265 3,920
Mali                   
Sadiola (3) 2.10 2.17 2.00 1.84 1.81 4,330 3,837 3,602 4,340 4,342
Yatela 0.52 0.70 0.62 0.53 0.53 254 1,578 1,036 744 1,024
Namibia                   
Navachab (4) 0.74 0.75 0.59 0.54 0.47 1,005 990 1,043 1,080 996
Tanzania                   
Geita 3.32 3.43 3.37 3.46 3.58 4,484 3,675 3,970 3,101 3,539
Australasia 2.81 2.08 2.15 2.31 2.03 4,828 3,104 4,059 3,485 3,703
Australia                   
Sunrise Dam 2.07 (6) 2.08 (6) 2.15 (6) 2.31 (6) 2.03 2,781 3,104 4,059 3,485 3,703
Tropicana 0.74         2,097        
Americas 6.06 5.88 5.25 4.69 4.33 11,732 7,456 6,749 5,817 5,426
Argentina                   
Cerro Vanguardia 1.72 1.59 1.48 1.37 1.26 964 923 939 1,057 818
Brazil                   
AGA Mineração 1.41 1.35 1.18 1.04 0.95 6,346 4,213 3,174 2,691 2,703
Serra Grande 0.51 0.48 0.45 0.44 0.41 1,380 459 429 393 51
United States                   
Cripple Creek & Victor 2.42 2.46 2.11 1.83 1.71 3,042 1,860 2,207 1,676 1,854
AngloGold Ashanti 32.68 31.74 30.59 30.67 29.83 64,819 53,505 49,832 49,434 49,242
  1. (1) Refer to Annual Sustainability Report 2013 as well as the Online Sustainability Report 2013 for definitions of these environmental indicators.
  2. (2) These include consumption by Surface Operations– facilities located in these areas.
  3. (3) Water usage data for Obuasi and Sadiola for the years 2009-2012 have been restated owing to a revision in the calculation so as to exclude domestic water consumption.
  4. (4) A binding agreement to sell Navachab was signed on 10 February 2014, subject to certain conditions.
  5. (5) These figures were misprinted in the Integrated Report 2012.
  6. (6) Sunrise Dam energy usage for 2009-2012 was misstated.
  7. (7) Excludes pre-production water use at Tropicana.
Environmental performance (1) (continued)
GHG emissions (000t CO2e) No. of reportable environmental incidents(6)
2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009
South Africa 2,963 (2) 2,982 (2) 2,930 3,422 3,400 3 10 12 10 36
Vaal River 1,386 (2) 1,467 (2) 1,498 1,812 1,894 0 3 10 1 25
West Wits 1,415 (2) 1,461 (2) 1,432 1,610 1,506 0 0 2 9 11
Surface Operations (3) 162 (2) 54 3 7 0 0 0
Continental Africa 969 978 938 950 971 5 5 14 16 14
Ghana                   
Iduapriem 113 94 89 95 99 1 2 0 5 5
Obuasi 199 197 187 211 247 3 1 14 6 9
Guinea                   
Siguiri 175 177 184 179 156 0 0 0 3 0
Mali                   
Sadiola 156 161 148 137 135 0 1 0 1 0
Yatela 38 52 46 39 39 0 0 0 0 0
Namibia                   
Navachab (4) 42 43 31 28 24 0 0 0 0 0
Tanzania                   
Geita 246 254 253 261 271 1 1 0 1 0
Australasia 174 125 130 139 124 2 1 1 0 1
Australia                   
Sunrise Dam 123 (5) 125 (5) 130 (5) 139 (5) 124 0 1 1 0 1
Tropicana 51         2        
Americas 399 389 348 314 287 0 0 0 1 0
Argentina                   
Cerro Vanguardia 119 111 103 95 86 0 0 0 1 0
Brazil                   
AGA Mineração 32 29 25 23 16 0 0 0 0 0
Serra Grande 15 14 13 15 12 0 0 0 0 0
United States                   
Cripple Creek & Victor 233 235 207 181 173 0 0 0 0 0
AngloGold Ashanti 4,505 4,474 4,346 4,825 4,782 10 16 27 27 51
  1. (1) Refer to the Annual Sustainability Report 2013 as well as the Online Sustainability Report 2013 for definitions of these environmental indicators.
  2. (2) The Eskom grid emission factor was revised by the National Business Initiative in consultation with Eskom, leading to a reduction in electricity-related emissions.
  3. (3) For the purposes of this report, Surface Operations includes MWS, which is operated and managed as a separate cash generating unit.
  4. (4) A binding agreement to sell Navachab was signed on 10 February 2014, subject to certain conditions.
  5. (5) Sunrise Dam’s GHG emissions changed due to the restatement of energy usage.
  6. (6) Refer to the Online Sustainability Report 2013 for further details on the significant environmental incidents in 2013.
Social performance (1)
Community investment ($000) 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009
South Africa (2) 8,391 7,700 3,670 3,242 2,962
Continental Africa 13,279 13,341 13,502 8,047 5,525
Ghana          
Iduapriem 302 465 513 404 146
Obuasi 1,197 2,007 2,704 2,100 2,266
Corporate office 70 47 1,300 118
Guinea          
Siguiri (85%) 1,326 1,083 772 556 511
Mali          
Morila (40%) 56 198 48 214 171
Sadiola (41%) and Yatela (40%) 126 572 429 442 372
Namibia          
Navachab (3) 59 201 54 133 423
Tanzania          
Geita 5,489 4,834 4,302 1,016 1,132
DRC          
Kibali (45%) 4,140 976 1,299 489  
Mongbwalu (86.22%) 584 2,935 3,335 1,393 386
Australasia 463 464 276 456 133
Australia          
Sunrise Dam 301 464 276 456 133
Tropicana 125        
Americas 5,761 5,148 4,939 5,480 2,804
Argentina          
Cerro Vanguardia (92.5%) 1,096 1,520 2,067 1,602 675
Brazil          
AGA Mineração 1,297 813 791 791 754
Serra Grande (4) 472 719 268 831 184
Colombia 1,905 1,188 1,210 1,557 800
United States          
Cripple Creek & Victor 991 908 603 699 391
Sub-total 27,894 26,653 22,387 17,225 11,424
Equity-accounted investments (5,358) (1,746) (1,775) (1,145) (543)
AngloGold Ashanti 22,536 24,907 20,612 16,080 10,881
  1. (1) Refer to Annual Sustainability Report 2013 as well as the Online Sustainability Report 2013 for definitions of these environmental indicators.
  2. (2) Community investment at the South Africa operations is aggregated and is overseen via the corporate entity and includes corporate community investment.
  3. (3) A binding agreement to sell Navachab was signed on 10 February 2014, subject to certain conditions.
  4. (4) AngloGold Ashanti’s holding increased to 100% (from 50%) from 1 July 2012.