Nelson Mandela Bay Metropolitan Municipality (NMA)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 1 263 0511 152 115
Age Structure
Population under 15 30.6%25.5%
Population 15 to 64 63.6%68.5%
Population over 65 5.9%6.0%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 57.346.0
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 96.092.3
Population Growth
Per annum 2.09%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/a36.6%
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a47.3%
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 2.6%3.0%
Matric 34.9%30.5%
Higher education 11.1%12.0%
Household Dynamics
Households 368 520324 292
Average household size 3.43.4
Female headed households 41.6%40.6%
Formal dwellings 92.5%87.2%
Housing owned 68.4%61.4%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 90.5%87.4%
Weekly refuse removal 84.8%82.9%
Piped water inside dwelling 77.3%74.1%
Electricity for lighting 95.4%90.5%
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