Amajuba District Municipality (DC25)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 531 327500 615
Age Structure
Population under 15 35.4%33.7%
Population 15 to 64 60.9%61.7%
Population over 65 3.7%4.7%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 64.362.2
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 91.591.4
Population Growth
Per annum 1.35%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/an/a
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/an/a
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 6.1%7.9%
Matric 36.6%30.9%
Higher education 9.0%8.9%
Household Dynamics
Households 117 256111 103
Average household size 4.54.3
Female headed households 48.4%47.6%
Formal dwellings 84.4%87.6%
Housing owned 62.6%50.2%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 52.0%46.1%
Weekly refuse removal 53.8%57.4%
Piped water inside dwelling 37.3%43.1%
Electricity for lighting 92.0%83.7%
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