Breede Valley Local Municipality (WC025)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 176 578166 825
Age Structure
Population under 15 29.0%27.8%
Population 15 to 64 66.4%66.9%
Population over 65 4.7%5.3%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 50.749.5
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 94.394.5
Population Growth
Per annum 1.29%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/a14.4%
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a20.2%
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 2.6%4.9%
Matric 33.3%24.9%
Higher education 5.6%8.3%
Household Dynamics
Households 47 56942 527
Average household size 3.73.7
Female headed households 37.0%35.3%
Formal dwellings 77.7%77.9%
Housing owned 42.3%40.6%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 87.3%83.5%
Weekly refuse removal 77.7%75.3%
Piped water inside dwelling 70.8%69.3%
Electricity for lighting 92.1%88.3%
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