Umzimvubu Local Municipality (EC442)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 199 620191 775
Age Structure
Population under 15 36.6%38.3%
Population 15 to 64 57.0%55.0%
Population over 65 6.4%6.7%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 75.481.9
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 85.784.8
Population Growth
Per annum 0.91%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/an/a
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/an/a
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 4.4%7.9%
Matric 16.9%13.6%
Higher education 5.9%6.2%
Household Dynamics
Households 51 53046 931
Average household size 3.93.8
Female headed households 56.2%58.7%
Formal dwellings 45.2%37.7%
Housing owned 78.4%61.7%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 5.1%5.3%
Weekly refuse removal 4.3%7.1%
Piped water inside dwelling 3.3%4.4%
Electricity for lighting 64.5%45.2%
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