Siyathemba Local Municipality (NC077)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 23 07521 591
Age Structure
Population under 15 24.4%30.8%
Population 15 to 64 69.6%63.2%
Population over 65 6.0%6.0%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 43.758.2
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 104.999.3
Population Growth
Per annum 1.51%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/a24.3%
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a30.2%
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 7.1%11.5%
Matric 20.7%18.0%
Higher education 5.4%5.3%
Household Dynamics
Households 6 6155 831
Average household size 3.53.6
Female headed households 35.6%36.1%
Formal dwellings 91.5%88.6%
Housing owned 62.0%54.3%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 73.8%64.9%
Weekly refuse removal 80.5%73.9%
Piped water inside dwelling 42.3%43.1%
Electricity for lighting 89.2%86.2%
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