Msukaligwa Local Municipality (MP302)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 164 608149 377
Age Structure
Population under 15 27.8%30.4%
Population 15 to 64 68.1%65.5%
Population over 65 4.1%4.1%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 46.952.6
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 100.398.5
Population Growth
Per annum 2.21%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/a26.8%
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a34.5%
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 10.6%12.3%
Matric 31.6%29.2%
Higher education 10.1%9.6%
Household Dynamics
Households 51 08940 932
Average household size 3.23.5
Female headed households 38.9%37.8%
Formal dwellings 79.1%75.3%
Housing owned 49.3%43.4%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 74.3%70.6%
Weekly refuse removal 62.3%65.5%
Piped water inside dwelling 50.0%53.0%
Electricity for lighting 82.4%74.7%
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