Emakhazeni Local Municipality (MP314)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 48 14947 216
Age Structure
Population under 15 27.4%28.0%
Population 15 to 64 67.8%66.2%
Population over 65 4.8%5.8%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 47.451.0
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 105.4104.2
Population Growth
Per annum 0.44%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/a25.9%
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a34.2%
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 16.0%15.0%
Matric 32.7%28.6%
Higher education 5.1%7.4%
Household Dynamics
Households 14 63313 722
Average household size 3.33.3
Female headed households 36.6%35.9%
Formal dwellings 80.4%81.8%
Housing owned 56.6%52.7%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 75.2%74.4%
Weekly refuse removal 56.3%71.7%
Piped water inside dwelling 46.7%55.0%
Electricity for lighting 83.1%83.6%
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