Metsimaholo Local Municipality (FS204)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 163 564149 108
Age Structure
Population under 15 23.7%26.3%
Population 15 to 64 71.0%69.3%
Population over 65 5.3%4.4%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 40.844.3
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 109.6108.6
Population Growth
Per annum 2.10%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/a32.1%
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a41.6%
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 9.3%5.7%
Matric 33.2%29.8%
Higher education 9.8%12.4%
Household Dynamics
Households 59 11345 757
Average household size 2.83.1
Female headed households 33.6%32.5%
Formal dwellings 87.4%83.9%
Housing owned 73.6%57.3%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 73.6%74.0%
Weekly refuse removal 78.3%78.9%
Piped water inside dwelling 65.3%71.7%
Electricity for lighting 86.3%86.4%
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