Siyancuma Local Municipality (NC078)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 35 94137 076
Age Structure
Population under 15 26.2%31.8%
Population 15 to 64 67.8%62.2%
Population over 65 6.0%6.0%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 47.560.8
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 100.0100.4
Population Growth
Per annum -0.71%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/a28.2%
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a35.2%
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 9.7%16.7%
Matric 20.4%16.8%
Higher education 8.9%5.4%
Household Dynamics
Households 10 1919 578
Average household size 3.53.8
Female headed households 36.4%35.7%
Formal dwellings 82.0%73.0%
Housing owned 50.3%39.6%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 59.7%53.4%
Weekly refuse removal 71.9%62.3%
Piped water inside dwelling 41.5%41.4%
Electricity for lighting 89.1%82.2%
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