Waterberg District Municipality (DC36)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 745 758679 336
Age Structure
Population under 15 34.4%29.9%
Population 15 to 64 60.5%64.3%
Population over 65 5.1%5.8%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 65.455.5
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 104.7102.1
Population Growth
Per annum 2.12%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/a28.1%
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a35.5%
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 7.1%12.4%
Matric 27.6%23.2%
Higher education 9.0%9.0%
Household Dynamics
Households 211 471179 866
Average household size 3.53.4
Female headed households 40.9%42.7%
Formal dwellings 85.0%87.0%
Housing owned 63.6%47.7%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 43.8%43.6%
Weekly refuse removal 44.4%44.2%
Piped water inside dwelling 24.4%30.7%
Electricity for lighting 86.1%86.7%
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