Harry Gwala District Municipality (DC43)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 510 865467 292
Age Structure
Population under 15 40.0%37.9%
Population 15 to 64 55.9%57.1%
Population over 65 4.2%5.0%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 79.075.1
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 88.386.7
Population Growth
Per annum 2.03%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/an/a
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/an/a
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 10.2%9.7%
Matric 23.5%19.2%
Higher education 6.4%5.5%
Household Dynamics
Households 123 705113 742
Average household size 4.13.9
Female headed households 53.9%55.2%
Formal dwellings 41.7%41.3%
Housing owned 67.4%59.7%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 18.4%17.4%
Weekly refuse removal 23.1%20.5%
Piped water inside dwelling 11.4%14.4%
Electricity for lighting 81.0%62.8%
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