Makhuduthamaga Local Municipality (LIM473)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 284 435274 880
Age Structure
Population under 15 35.8%38.1%
Population 15 to 64 57.6%53.9%
Population over 65 6.6%8.0%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 73.585.4
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 78.779.3
Population Growth
Per annum 0.78%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/an/a
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/an/a
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 15.2%23.3%
Matric 23.0%20.5%
Higher education 7.2%5.5%
Household Dynamics
Households 64 87165 320
Average household size 4.44.1
Female headed households 61.9%60.1%
Formal dwellings 88.8%90.0%
Housing owned 77.7%71.3%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 2.9%3.0%
Weekly refuse removal 1.3%2.0%
Piped water inside dwelling 3.4%6.0%
Electricity for lighting 93.2%90.2%
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