DEMOGRAPHICS

  2016 2011
Population 123 419 115 662
Age Structure
Population under 15 26.5% 28.6%
Population 15 to 64 67.9% 66.4%
Population over 65 5.6% 5.0%
Dependency Ratio
Per 100 (15-64) 47.2 50.6
Sex Ratio
Males per 100 females 100.2 99.4
Population Growth
Per annum 1.48% n/a
Labour Market
Unemployment rate (official) n/a 25.9%
Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a 35.2%
Education (aged 20 +)
No schooling 9.3% 11.2%
Matric 28.0% 25.1%
Higher education 7.7% 10.3%
Household Dynamics
Households 37 334 31 071
Average household size 3.3 3.6
Female headed households 36.7% 35.7%
Formal dwellings 77.5% 73.6%
Housing owned 64.3% 50.0%
Household Services
Flush toilet connected to sewerage 85.7% 83.6%
Weekly refuse removal 65.8% 82.2%
Piped water inside dwelling 43.5% 55.2%
Electricity for lighting 90.8%

88.6%