Maphumulo Local Municipality (KZN294)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 89 96996 724
Age Structure
Population under 15 38.6%40.6%
Population 15 to 64 54.0%52.9%
Population over 65 7.4%6.5%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 85.389.2
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 83.280.8
Population Growth
Per annum -1.65%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/a49.0%
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a58.4%
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 23.3%31.3%
Matric 26.0%21.9%
Higher education 3.7%3.9%
Household Dynamics
Households 20 52419 973
Average household size 4.44.8
Female headed households 61.6%62.1%
Formal dwellings 43.8%40.8%
Housing owned 76.3%80.9%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 0.8%2.2%
Weekly refuse removal 0.0%1.9%
Piped water inside dwelling 1.2%6.3%
Electricity for lighting 56.5%33.7%
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