Nxuba Local Municipality (EC128)

Nxuba Local Municipality was disestablished and merged with Nkonkobe 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 24 264
Age Structure
Population under 15 30.0%
Population 15 to 64 61.6%
Population over 65 8.4%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 62.4
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 92.8
Population Growth
Per annum n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) 42.0%
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 52.5%
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 6.3%
Matric 15.1%
Higher education 6.2%
Household Dynamics
Households 6 711
Average household size 3.5
Female headed households 45.3%
Formal dwellings 88.7%
Housing owned 53.0%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 62.8%
Weekly refuse removal 68.6%
Piped water inside dwelling 43.2%
Electricity for lighting 92.2%
The information in this directory is compiled from various sources and is subject to continual change. If you notice any errors or omissions, contact us so that we may correct them.