Capricorn District Municipality (DC35)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 1 330 4361 261 463
Age Structure
Population under 15 33.6%33.6%
Population 15 to 64 60.6%59.9%
Population over 65 5.8%6.6%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 65.067.0
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 88.787.9
Population Growth
Per annum 1.21%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/a37.2%
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a47.4%
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 12.4%13.2%
Matric 29.9%24.9%
Higher education 11.4%13.1%
Household Dynamics
Households 378 301342 838
Average household size 3.53.6
Female headed households 49.1%49.9%
Formal dwellings 93.2%92.0%
Housing owned 69.8%58.1%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 30.2%26.6%
Weekly refuse removal 30.4%29.7%
Piped water inside dwelling 19.5%23.3%
Electricity for lighting 95.2%87.4%
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