John Taolo Gaetsewe District Municipality (DC45)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 242 264224 799
Age Structure
Population under 15 31.9%34.0%
Population 15 to 64 63.3%61.2%
Population over 65 4.8%4.8%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 57.963.3
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 96.594.1
Population Growth
Per annum 1.70%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/a29.7%
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a37.2%
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 9.8%14.6%
Matric 25.5%20.5%
Higher education 6.8%8.4%
Household Dynamics
Households 72 31061 331
Average household size 3.43.5
Female headed households 40.6%43.1%
Formal dwellings 80.6%76.6%
Housing owned 76.1%55.1%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 27.3%26.2%
Weekly refuse removal 24.0%26.0%
Piped water inside dwelling 19.2%22.6%
Electricity for lighting 86.3%87.0%
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