Richmond Local Municipality (KZN227)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 71 32265 540
Age Structure
Population under 15 39.9%33.5%
Population 15 to 64 56.8%61.7%
Population over 65 3.3%4.8%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 76.062.1
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 97.793.9
Population Growth
Per annum 1.92%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%15.5%
Matric 26.8%21.1%
Higher education 6.9%4.0%
Household Dynamics
Households 17 57016 358
Average household size 4.13.7
Female headed households 46.9%48.9%
Formal dwellings 69.3%54.6%
Housing owned 61.0%44.7%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 12.3%12.7%
Weekly refuse removal 14.6%15.6%
Piped water inside dwelling 18.9%20.2%
Electricity for lighting 89.7%81.5%
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