Mafube Local Municipality (FS205)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 57 57457 876
Age Structure
Population under 15 28.2%31.6%
Population 15 to 64 64.6%62.1%
Population over 65 7.2%6.3%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 54.761.1
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 93.692.5
Population Growth
Per annum -0.12%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/a33.4%
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a44.3%
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 10.6%14.1%
Matric 32.3%24.4%
Higher education 6.3%6.3%
Household Dynamics
Households 18 74516 460
Average household size 3.13.4
Female headed households 44.0%42.2%
Formal dwellings 78.8%70.8%
Housing owned 78.5%67.8%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 79.1%77.2%
Weekly refuse removal 87.9%80.2%
Piped water inside dwelling 32.3%39.8%
Electricity for lighting 95.6%84.4%
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