Ugu District Municipality (DC21)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 753 336689 051
Age Structure
Population under 15 38.1%33.2%
Population 15 to 64 57.5%60.2%
Population over 65 4.4%6.7%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 73.866.2
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 91.888.4
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 8.4%12.5%
Matric 31.9%23.8%
Higher education 8.1%7.0%
Household Dynamics
Households 175 146172 899
Average household size 4.33.8
Female headed households 49.9%50.4%
Formal dwellings 58.6%65.6%
Housing owned 72.7%64.6%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 20.8%18.8%
Weekly refuse removal 19.7%25.5%
Piped water inside dwelling 21.2%25.4%
Electricity for lighting 84.1%72.2%
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