Nongoma Local Municipality (KZN265)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 211 892194 908
Age Structure
Population under 15 42.5%42.0%
Population 15 to 64 53.2%53.2%
Population over 65 4.3%4.8%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 87.888.0
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 86.083.2
Population Growth
Per annum 1.90%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/a49.3%
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a59.9%
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 14.8%20.5%
Matric 31.4%27.8%
Higher education 8.4%4.8%
Household Dynamics
Households 36 40934 341
Average household size 5.85.5
Female headed households 60.3%60.5%
Formal dwellings 35.7%64.6%
Housing owned 69.1%62.8%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 1.9%4.5%
Weekly refuse removal 1.1%4.3%
Piped water inside dwelling 1.4%9.6%
Electricity for lighting 86.4%63.6%
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