City of uMhlathuze Local Municipality (KZN282)

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

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 410 465362 778
Age Structure
Population under 15 34.7%29.9%
Population 15 to 64 62.0%66.8%
Population over 65 3.3%3.3%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 61.349.6
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 93.394.6
Population Growth
Per annum 2.81%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/an/a
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/an/a
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 5.9%7.9%
Matric 44.3%36.8%
Higher education 13.5%12.6%
Household Dynamics
Households 110 50391 843
Average household size 3.73.6
Female headed households 43.3%41.3%
Formal dwellings 88.3%87.5%
Housing owned 74.9%52.2%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 45.7%47.1%
Weekly refuse removal 43.1%50.6%
Piped water inside dwelling 43.0%47.7%
Electricity for lighting 98.8%93.0%
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