Tsolwana Local Municipality (EC132)

Tsolwana Local Municipality was disestablished and merged with Inkwanca Local Municipality and Lukhanji 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 33 281
Age Structure
Population under 15 33.1%
Population 15 to 64 58.6%
Population over 65 8.2%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 70.5
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 88.8
Population Growth
Per annum n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) 38.2%
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 46.9%
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 16.0%
Matric 13.9%
Higher education 5.0%
Household Dynamics
Households 9 494
Average household size 3.5
Female headed households 48.7%
Formal dwellings 87.7%
Housing owned 68.5%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 17.7%
Weekly refuse removal 26.6%
Piped water inside dwelling 17.1%
Electricity for lighting 88.0%
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.