Joe Gqabi District Municipality (DC14)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 372 912348 667
Age Structure
Population under 15 36.8%34.1%
Population 15 to 64 58.2%58.4%
Population over 65 5.0%7.5%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 71.771.3
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 89.889.8
Population Growth
Per annum 1.53%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/an/a
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/an/a
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 8.0%14.5%
Matric 19.5%14.1%
Higher education 5.8%5.9%
Household Dynamics
Households 95 10797 470
Average household size 3.93.4
Female headed households 46.9%49.3%
Formal dwellings 69.6%60.4%
Housing owned 71.7%61.3%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 28.2%23.9%
Weekly refuse removal 34.1%28.1%
Piped water inside dwelling 19.2%17.6%
Electricity for lighting 80.0%69.1%
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