Bergrivier Local Municipality (WC013)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 67 47461 897
Age Structure
Population under 15 26.0%24.9%
Population 15 to 64 67.2%68.1%
Population over 65 6.7%7.0%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 48.746.9
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 93.394.4
Population Growth
Per annum 1.96%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/a6.8%
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a9.6%
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 3.1%6.4%
Matric 26.3%22.3%
Higher education 9.6%7.7%
Household Dynamics
Households 19 07216 275
Average household size 3.53.5
Female headed households 35.4%31.5%
Formal dwellings 91.7%93.4%
Housing owned 60.9%46.4%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 82.8%72.3%
Weekly refuse removal 83.6%67.0%
Piped water inside dwelling 85.3%83.5%
Electricity for lighting 97.7%94.9%
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