Ray Nkonyeni Local Municipality (KZN216)

Ezinqoleni Local Municipality was merged into Hibiscus Coast Local Municipality and renamed Ray Nkonyeni Local Municipality on 3 August 2016. Financial, Employment and Service Delivery information prior to the 2016/17 financial year only includes figures for Hibiscus Coast Local Municipality. View historical information for Ezinqoleni Local Municipality.

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 348 533308 675
Age Structure
Population under 15 34.4%29.8%
Population 15 to 64 61.0%63.2%
Population over 65 4.7%7.0%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 64.058.2
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 91.288.9
Population Growth
Per annum 2.76%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/an/a
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/an/a
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 5.1%8.3%
Matric 35.7%26.7%
Higher education 9.9%9.5%
Household Dynamics
Households 90 40983 644
Average household size 3.93.5
Female headed households 48.3%47.7%
Formal dwellings 65.7%80.7%
Housing owned 70.3%62.7%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 28.7%26.0%
Weekly refuse removal 26.6%33.5%
Piped water inside dwelling 29.9%35.9%
Electricity for lighting 88.6%84.8%
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