Ngwathe Local Municipality (FS203)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 118 907120 520
Age Structure
Population under 15 27.7%30.1%
Population 15 to 64 63.8%62.4%
Population over 65 8.5%7.5%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 56.760.2
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 90.391.0
Population Growth
Per annum -0.31%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/a35.2%
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a45.1%
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 4.8%8.5%
Matric 28.3%25.8%
Higher education 7.0%6.4%
Household Dynamics
Households 40 91037 102
Average household size 2.93.2
Female headed households 44.1%41.8%
Formal dwellings 85.9%81.3%
Housing owned 76.9%66.3%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 81.0%74.5%
Weekly refuse removal 84.4%81.9%
Piped water inside dwelling 30.5%44.7%
Electricity for lighting 94.3%92.0%
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