Mkhambathini Local Municipality (KZN226)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 57 07554 933
Age Structure
Population under 15 34.5%30.9%
Population 15 to 64 61.9%64.4%
Population over 65 3.7%4.7%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 61.655.3
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 94.592.8
Population Growth
Per annum 0.87%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/an/a
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/an/a
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 12.8%17.9%
Matric 32.6%19.9%
Higher education 5.7%5.3%
Household Dynamics
Households 15 46013 502
Average household size 3.73.7
Female headed households 46.0%44.8%
Formal dwellings 62.4%52.1%
Housing owned 82.7%27.3%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 2.9%9.7%
Weekly refuse removal 8.4%5.9%
Piped water inside dwelling 9.2%15.8%
Electricity for lighting 89.6%69.5%
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