Greater Taung Local Municipality (NW394)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 167 827177 642
Age Structure
Population under 15 34.2%35.8%
Population 15 to 64 58.4%56.3%
Population over 65 7.5%7.9%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 71.377.6
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 86.589.2
Population Growth
Per annum -1.29%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/a49.8%
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a61.7%
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 13.8%19.2%
Matric 19.8%15.7%
Higher education 4.3%4.7%
Household Dynamics
Households 46 16848 613
Average household size 3.63.6
Female headed households 48.5%48.2%
Formal dwellings 90.3%88.5%
Housing owned 83.9%70.0%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 7.9%9.0%
Weekly refuse removal 5.2%7.4%
Piped water inside dwelling 4.6%10.0%
Electricity for lighting 92.7%88.5%
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