Sol Plaatje Local Municipality (NC091)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 255 041248 041
Age Structure
Population under 15 27.1%28.3%
Population 15 to 64 64.9%66.2%
Population over 65 8.0%5.5%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 54.151.0
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 98.394.0
Population Growth
Per annum 0.63%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/a31.9%
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a41.7%
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 4.5%7.1%
Matric 32.8%29.2%
Higher education 11.5%10.4%
Household Dynamics
Households 71 93960 297
Average household size 3.53.9
Female headed households 42.4%41.0%
Formal dwellings 85.9%81.6%
Housing owned 67.7%61.2%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 87.7%82.8%
Weekly refuse removal 82.7%84.3%
Piped water inside dwelling 60.2%61.9%
Electricity for lighting 90.8%84.9%
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