Lesedi Local Municipality (GT423)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 112 47299 520
Age Structure
Population under 15 25.8%26.0%
Population 15 to 64 67.6%68.6%
Population over 65 6.5%5.4%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 47.945.8
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 109.1106.5
Population Growth
Per annum 2.78%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/a25.9%
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a33.8%
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 5.4%7.4%
Matric 31.9%28.4%
Higher education 10.6%11.2%
Household Dynamics
Households 39 29429 668
Average household size 2.93.2
Female headed households 32.3%31.3%
Formal dwellings 88.3%85.5%
Housing owned 56.7%55.8%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 83.6%84.3%
Weekly refuse removal 81.6%83.2%
Piped water inside dwelling 55.7%52.3%
Electricity for lighting 92.6%89.9%
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