Nkandla Local Municipality (KZN286)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 114 284114 416
Age Structure
Population under 15 45.9%40.3%
Population 15 to 64 48.6%53.6%
Population over 65 5.5%6.1%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 105.886.6
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 82.579.4
Population Growth
Per annum -0.03%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/a43.9%
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a53.5%
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 24.7%29.1%
Matric 23.9%21.2%
Higher education 4.9%4.8%
Household Dynamics
Households 21 83222 463
Average household size 5.24.9
Female headed households 63.0%63.1%
Formal dwellings 17.0%31.8%
Housing owned 87.3%54.6%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 5.5%8.1%
Weekly refuse removal 4.0%7.8%
Piped water inside dwelling 5.0%16.7%
Electricity for lighting 76.9%44.6%
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