Tswelopele Local Municipality (FS183)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 47 37347 625
Age Structure
Population under 15 31.0%33.8%
Population 15 to 64 63.7%60.8%
Population over 65 5.3%5.4%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 57.064.5
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 93.292.3
Population Growth
Per annum -0.12%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/a34.8%
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a46.2%
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 10.1%13.2%
Matric 21.4%20.5%
Higher education 6.3%5.3%
Household Dynamics
Households 13 70511 992
Average household size 3.53.8
Female headed households 40.5%39.5%
Formal dwellings 80.1%80.4%
Housing owned 77.1%59.7%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 78.0%76.8%
Weekly refuse removal 84.3%76.7%
Piped water inside dwelling 12.5%31.9%
Electricity for lighting 94.8%91.9%
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