Xhariep District Municipality (DC16)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 125 884121 945
Age Structure
Population under 15 26.5%30.4%
Population 15 to 64 66.7%63.3%
Population over 65 6.8%6.3%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 49.957.9
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 98.597.7
Population Growth
Per annum 0.72%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/an/a
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/an/a
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 10.6%13.5%
Matric 26.2%18.7%
Higher education 5.6%5.4%
Household Dynamics
Households 44 76737 678
Average household size 2.83.1
Female headed households 37.6%37.8%
Formal dwellings 89.1%87.6%
Housing owned 61.7%49.9%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 79.2%76.0%
Weekly refuse removal 67.7%70.1%
Piped water inside dwelling 34.7%44.9%
Electricity for lighting 94.2%91.8%
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