Dr Ruth Segomotsi Mompati District Municipality (DC39)

Demographic Information

  20162011
Population 459 357463 815
Age Structure
Population under 15 33.8%35.2%
Population 15 to 64 60.2%58.4%
Population over 65 6.0%6.4%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 66.171.3
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 92.894.0
Population Growth
Per annum -0.22%n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/a35.8%
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a46.0%
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 15.5%21.4%
Matric 22.7%17.2%
Higher education 4.6%5.4%
Household Dynamics
Households 127 103125 270
Average household size 3.63.6
Female headed households 43.5%43.3%
Formal dwellings 89.9%85.7%
Housing owned 72.6%58.6%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 34.6%32.2%
Weekly refuse removal 32.7%26.9%
Piped water inside dwelling 14.3%18.6%
Electricity for lighting 87.6%82.2%
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