Emthanjeni Local Municipality (NC073)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 45 40442 356
Age Structure
Population under 15 26.3%31.7%
Population 15 to 64 67.9%62.5%
Population over 65 5.8%5.8%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 47.360.1
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 97.795.8
Population Growth
Per annum 1.58%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/a28.0%
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a37.2%
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 17.4%11.0%
Matric 26.9%24.7%
Higher education 4.6%6.6%
Household Dynamics
Households 11 92310 457
Average household size 3.83.9
Female headed households 39.8%39.4%
Formal dwellings 95.6%95.4%
Housing owned 70.2%60.3%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 84.0%79.6%
Weekly refuse removal 79.7%83.3%
Piped water inside dwelling 53.5%59.8%
Electricity for lighting 93.0%92.6%
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