eDumbe Local Municipality (KZN261)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 89 61482 053
Age Structure
Population under 15 41.3%40.0%
Population 15 to 64 54.2%55.0%
Population over 65 4.5%5.0%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 84.481.7
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 89.188.2
Population Growth
Per annum 2.00%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/a37.7%
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a45.4%
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 12.9%18.3%
Matric 25.1%22.1%
Higher education 6.6%4.0%
Household Dynamics
Households 17 41516 138
Average household size 5.15.0
Female headed households 52.7%52.1%
Formal dwellings 72.7%74.0%
Housing owned 62.2%62.6%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 1.8%5.5%
Weekly refuse removal 24.9%20.7%
Piped water inside dwelling 11.9%13.8%
Electricity for lighting 75.5%62.8%
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