Emfuleni Local Municipality (GT421)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 733 445721 663
Age Structure
Population under 15 25.7%25.6%
Population 15 to 64 68.2%69.5%
Population over 65 6.0%4.9%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 46.643.8
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 97.396.7
Population Growth
Per annum 0.37%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/a34.7%
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a45.0%
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 4.1%4.0%
Matric 36.1%32.4%
Higher education 11.9%12.9%
Household Dynamics
Households 253 488220 135
Average household size 2.93.1
Female headed households 37.8%36.3%
Formal dwellings 87.0%85.3%
Housing owned 65.7%48.8%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 90.6%88.2%
Weekly refuse removal 88.1%89.8%
Piped water inside dwelling 73.3%69.9%
Electricity for lighting 95.0%92.2%
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