Nkonkobe Local Municipality (EC127)

Nkonkobe Local Municipality was disestablished and merged with Nxuba Local Municipality to establish Raymond Mhlaba Local Municipality on 3 August 2016. All information displayed here is historical information relating to the municipality before being disestablished.

Demographic Information

  2011
Population 127 115
Age Structure
Population under 15 28.8%
Population 15 to 64 62.0%
Population over 65 9.2%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 61.3
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 92.7
Population Growth
Per annum n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) 48.1%
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 59.6%
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 7.2%
Matric 17.0%
Higher education 7.1%
Household Dynamics
Households 35 355
Average household size 3.4
Female headed households 49.5%
Formal dwellings 70.7%
Housing owned 57.2%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 30.2%
Weekly refuse removal 24.0%
Piped water inside dwelling 20.1%
Electricity for lighting 88.4%
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