Ndwedwe Local Municipality (KZN293)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 143 117140 820
Age Structure
Population under 15 35.5%37.1%
Population 15 to 64 57.5%56.9%
Population over 65 7.0%6.0%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 74.075.7
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 90.489.0
Population Growth
Per annum 0.37%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/a48.7%
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a58.3%
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 19.4%22.3%
Matric 28.0%22.2%
Higher education 3.6%2.9%
Household Dynamics
Households 33 88229 200
Average household size 4.24.7
Female headed households 54.6%52.8%
Formal dwellings 55.9%48.5%
Housing owned 85.7%80.5%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 3.4%4.7%
Weekly refuse removal 0.9%2.3%
Piped water inside dwelling 4.1%9.3%
Electricity for lighting 68.0%37.3%
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