uMlalazi Local Municipality (KZN284)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 223 140213 601
Age Structure
Population under 15 43.2%37.2%
Population 15 to 64 51.6%57.2%
Population over 65 5.2%5.6%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 93.874.9
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 86.985.4
Population Growth
Per annum 0.99%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/a35.2%
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a45.1%
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 20.1%22.5%
Matric 28.6%23.0%
Higher education 6.1%5.7%
Household Dynamics
Households 46 95345 062
Average household size 4.84.5
Female headed households 56.6%55.3%
Formal dwellings 62.4%60.7%
Housing owned 80.7%50.6%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 12.3%13.4%
Weekly refuse removal 13.2%15.8%
Piped water inside dwelling 15.2%19.6%
Electricity for lighting 81.3%58.2%
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