Overstrand Local Municipality (WC032)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 93 40780 358
Age Structure
Population under 15 24.0%21.5%
Population 15 to 64 64.1%65.6%
Population over 65 11.9%12.9%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 56.052.3
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 98.197.9
Population Growth
Per annum 3.42%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/an/a
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/an/a
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 2.3%2.4%
Matric 29.4%27.3%
Higher education 15.6%15.7%
Household Dynamics
Households 35 71827 983
Average household size 2.62.6
Female headed households 33.8%32.3%
Formal dwellings 79.0%80.1%
Housing owned 52.7%53.7%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 86.3%67.8%
Weekly refuse removal 94.0%91.6%
Piped water inside dwelling 77.6%75.8%
Electricity for lighting 95.7%90.4%
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