Mthonjaneni Local Municipality (KZN285)

Part of Ntambanana Local Municipality was merged into Mthonjaneni Local Municipality on 3 August 2016. Financial, Employment and Service Delivery information prior to the 2016/17 financial year only includes figures for Mthonjaneni Local Municipality. View historical information for Ntambanana Local Municipality.

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 78 88383 563
Age Structure
Population under 15 46.4%39.8%
Population 15 to 64 49.0%55.2%
Population over 65 4.5%5.0%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 104.081.3
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 85.084.4
Population Growth
Per annum -1.31%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/an/a
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/an/a
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 17.7%23.9%
Matric 25.4%20.3%
Higher education 6.1%3.1%
Household Dynamics
Households 16 04016 254
Average household size 4.94.8
Female headed households 58.9%58.1%
Formal dwellings 53.5%46.6%
Housing owned 76.9%38.2%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 19.6%16.4%
Weekly refuse removal 20.4%16.7%
Piped water inside dwelling 17.6%17.2%
Electricity for lighting 84.1%56.0%
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