Lukhanji Local Municipality (EC134)

Lukhanji Local Municipality was disestablished and merged with Inkwanca Local Municipality and Tsolwana Local Municipality to establish Enoch Mgijima Local Municipality on 3 August 2016. All information displayed here is historical information relating to the municipality before being disestablished.

Demographic Information

  2011
Population 190 723
Age Structure
Population under 15 30.5%
Population 15 to 64 62.6%
Population over 65 6.9%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 59.8
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 90.5
Population Growth
Per annum n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) 36.8%
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 47.3%
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 7.8%
Matric 22.1%
Higher education 11.4%
Household Dynamics
Households 51 173
Average household size 3.5
Female headed households 48.6%
Formal dwellings 88.4%
Housing owned 59.8%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 64.9%
Weekly refuse removal 57.6%
Piped water inside dwelling 49.9%
Electricity for lighting 90.9%
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.