Bushbuckridge Local Municipality (MP325)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 546 215538 593
Age Structure
Population under 15 39.9%37.0%
Population 15 to 64 55.3%57.7%
Population over 65 4.9%5.3%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 81.073.4
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 85.583.3
Population Growth
Per annum 0.32%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/an/a
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/an/a
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 16.2%18.6%
Matric 32.6%25.7%
Higher education 5.7%7.3%
Household Dynamics
Households 136 780133 559
Average household size 4.03.9
Female headed households 53.0%53.3%
Formal dwellings 96.3%95.9%
Housing owned 81.7%73.1%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 6.2%6.8%
Weekly refuse removal 4.2%7.5%
Piped water inside dwelling 7.4%12.0%
Electricity for lighting 96.5%93.9%
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