Magareng Local Municipality (NC093)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 24 05924 204
Age Structure
Population under 15 29.5%31.4%
Population 15 to 64 61.0%62.2%
Population over 65 9.4%6.4%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 63.960.7
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 99.394.1
Population Growth
Per annum -0.14%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/a41.2%
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a51.8%
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 12.5%16.6%
Matric 28.1%24.0%
Higher education 2.1%3.5%
Household Dynamics
Households 6 9706 120
Average household size 3.53.9
Female headed households 43.4%41.7%
Formal dwellings 82.3%87.1%
Housing owned 88.5%58.6%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 79.1%81.2%
Weekly refuse removal 58.0%63.3%
Piped water inside dwelling 21.9%37.0%
Electricity for lighting 95.0%85.0%
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