Letsemeng Local Municipality (FS161)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 40 04438 628
Age Structure
Population under 15 24.9%29.7%
Population 15 to 64 69.1%64.8%
Population over 65 6.1%5.4%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 44.754.2
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 111.8105.7
Population Growth
Per annum 0.82%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/a22.3%
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a27.7%
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 12.0%17.7%
Matric 27.5%18.7%
Higher education 4.5%4.8%
Household Dynamics
Households 13 96911 242
Average household size 2.93.3
Female headed households 31.5%33.5%
Formal dwellings 85.1%83.2%
Housing owned 72.2%54.0%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 69.5%72.8%
Weekly refuse removal 58.3%68.0%
Piped water inside dwelling 46.3%49.8%
Electricity for lighting 95.8%92.8%
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