Chief Albert Luthuli Local Municipality (MP301)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 187 629186 010
Age Structure
Population under 15 34.1%36.5%
Population 15 to 64 60.3%58.2%
Population over 65 5.7%5.3%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 65.971.7
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 89.188.2
Population Growth
Per annum 0.20%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/a35.4%
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a45.1%
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 15.5%19.9%
Matric 31.8%27.0%
Higher education 5.8%6.3%
Household Dynamics
Households 53 48047 705
Average household size 3.53.8
Female headed households 48.4%49.3%
Formal dwellings 80.2%76.5%
Housing owned 77.8%56.3%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 19.2%18.9%
Weekly refuse removal 15.0%19.3%
Piped water inside dwelling 11.6%22.6%
Electricity for lighting 95.0%87.5%
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