2018
Rm
  2017
Rm
 
27. DIVIDENDS        
  Ordinary shares        
  Final dividend No 178 paid on 15 January 2018: 265 cents per share (2017: No 176 – 230 cents per share) 564   489  
  Interim dividend No 179 paid on 11 June 2018: 145 cents per share (2017: No 177 – 125 cents per share) 308   266  
  Paid to Barloworld Limited shareholders 872   755  
  Paid to non-controlling shareholders 81   48  
    953   803  
 

Analysis of dividends declared in respect of current year’s earnings:

  2018
Cents
  2017
Cents
 
Ordinary dividends per share        
Interim dividend 145   125  
Final dividend 317   265  
  462   390  

6% cumulative non-redeemable preference shares

Preference dividends totalling R22 500 were declared on each of the following dates:

  • 1 October 2018 (paid on 5 November 2018)
  • 3 April 2018 (paid on 7 May 2018)
  • 6 October 2017 (paid on 6 November 2017)