City of Cape Town - Census 2001 - Delft

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Demographic Profile, Employment Profile, Housing Profile, Service Profile

 

Compiled by Strategic Development Information and GIS from 2001 Census data supplied by Statistics South Africa

 

Demographic Profile by Gender

 

Ethnic Group, Age, Education, Language

 

Delft

ETHNIC GROUP

Male

%

Female

%

Total

%

Black African

7,193

11.86

8,309

13.70

15,502

25.55

Coloured

21,517

35.47

22,946

37.82

44,463

73.29

Indian/Asian

323

0.53

316

0.52

639

1.05

White

27

0.04

36

0.06

63

0.10

Total

29,059

47.90

31,608

52.10

60,667

100.00

 

Delft

AGE

Male

%

Female

%

Total

%

0 - 5

4,144

6.83

4,120

6.79

8,264

13.62

6 - 12

5,425

8.94

5,127

8.45

10,552

17.39

13 - 17

3,654

6.02

3,804

6.27

7,458

12.29

18 - 34

8,020

13.22

9,460

15.59

17,480

28.81

35 - 54

6,955

11.46

8,044

13.26

14,999

24.72

55 - 64

556

0.92

673

1.11

1,228

2.02

65+

305

0.50

381

0.63

686

1.13

Total

29,059

47.90

31,608

52.10

60,667

100.00

 

Delft

EDUCATION LEVEL OF ADULTS (20+)

Male

%

Female

%

Total

%

No schooling

609

1.93

670

2.12

1,278

4.05

Grade 1- 6

2,510

7.96

2,849

9.03

5,359

16.99

Grade 7

1,558

4.94

1,998

6.33

3,555

11.27

Grade 8 - 11

7,470

23.68

8,883

28.16

16,353

51.83

Grade 12

2,149

6.81

2,396

7.59

4,545

14.41

Certificate with less than grade 12

21

0.07

33

0.10

54

0.17

Cert/dip with grade 12

109

0.35

153

0.48

262

0.83

Bachelorís degree

22

0.07

39

0.12

61

0.19

Bachelorís degree and diploma

15

0.05

9

0.03

24

0.08

Honourís degree

0

0.00

6

0.02

6

0.02

Higher degree (masterís or doctorate)

3

0.01

49

0.16

52

0.16

Total

14,465

45.85

17,084

54.15

31,549

100.00

 

Delft

LANGUAGE

Male

%

Female

%

Total

%

English

2,839

4.68

3,180

5.24

6,019

9.92

Afrikaans

19,719

32.50

20,880

34.42

40,599

66.92

Xhosa

6,222

10.26

7,325

12.07

13,548

22.33

Other African

240

0.40

181

0.30

421

0.69

Other

39

0.06

42

0.07

81

0.13

Total

29,059

47.90

31,608

52.10

60,667

100.00

 

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Employment Profile by Gender

 

Work Status, Occupation, Income

 

Delft

WORK STATUS - ECONOMICALLY ACTIVE†† Aged 15 to 65

Male

%

Female

%

Total

%

Employed

7,727

32.15

5,802

24.14

13,529

56.29

Unemployed

5,132

21.35

5,376

22.37

10,507

43.71

Economically Active Total

12,859

53.50

11,177

46.50

24,036

100.00

 

Delft

WORK STATUS - ECONOMICALLY INACTIVE†† Aged 15 to 65

Male

%

Female

%

Total

%

Scholar or student

2,266

15.84

2,707

18.92

4,973

34.76

Home-maker or housewife

140

0.98

3,977

27.80

4,117

28.78

Pensioner or retired person/too old to work

245

1.71

412

2.88

657

4.59

Unable to work due to illness or disability

564

3.94

459

3.21

1,023

7.15

Seasonal worker not working presently

171

1.20

162

1.13

333

2.33

Does not choose to work

247

1.73

283

1.98

530

3.70

Could not find work

1,275

8.91

1,397

9.77

2,671

18.67

Economically Inactive Total

4,907

34.30

9,397

65.69

14,305

100.00

 

Delft

OCCUPATION OF LABOUR FORCE

Male

%

Female

%

Total

%

Legislators, senior officials and managers

168

1.24

105

0.78

273

2.02

Professionals

153

1.13

81

0.60

234

1.73

Technicians and associate professionals

285

2.11

366

2.71

651

4.81

Clerks

522

3.86

688

5.09

1,210

8.94

Service workers, shop and market sales workers

788

5.82

524

3.87

1,312

9.70

Skilled agricultural and fishery workers

51

0.38

9

0.07

60

0.44

Craft and related trades workers

1,936

14.31

674

4.98

2,609

19.28

Plant and machine operators and assemblers

1,314

9.71

789

5.83

2,103

15.54

Elementary occupations

1,774

13.11

1,926

14.24

3,700

27.35

Undetermined

737

5.45

639

4.72

1,376

10.17

Total

7,727

57.11

5,802

42.89

13,529

100.00

 

Delft

INCOME OF EARNERS (PER MONTH)

Male

%

Female

%

Total

%

0 - R1 600

4,552

33.65

4,401

32.53

8,952

66.17

R1 601 - R6 400

3,098

22.90

1,359

10.05

4,457

32.94

R6 401 - R25 600

72

0.53

33

0.24

105

0.78

R25 601 - R102 400

6

0.04

3

0.02

9

0.07

R102 401 or more

0

0.00

6

0.04

6

0.04

Total

7,727

57.11

5,802

42.89

13,529

100.00

 

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Housing Profile

 

Type of Dwelling, Ownership, Household Income

 

Delft

TYPE OF DWELLING

Number 

%

House or brick structure on a separate stand or yard

11,716

85.86

Traditional dwelling/hut/structure made of traditional materials

535

3.92

Flat in block of flats

30

0.22

Town/cluster/semi-detached house (simplex; duplex; triplex)

51

0.37

House/flat/room in back yard

117

0.86

Informal dwelling/shack in back yard

629

4.61

Informal dwelling/shack NOT in back yard

339

2.48

Room/flatlet not in back yard but on shared property

24

0.18

Caravan or tent

3

0.02

Private ship/boat

0

0.00

Not applicable (living quarters is not housing unit)

201

1.47

Total

13,646

100.00

 

Delft

DWELLING OWNERSHIP

Number 

%

Owned and fully paid off

2,882

21.12

Owned but not yet paid off

5,200

38.11

Rented

4,069

29.82

Occupied rent-free

1,294

9.48

Not applicable

201

1.47

Total

13,646

100.00

 

Delft

HOUSEHOLD INCOME (PER ANNUM)

Number 

%

0 - R19 200

7,908

57.95

R19 201 - R76 800

5,141

37.67

R76 801 - R307 200

549

4.02

R307 201 - R1 228 800

30

0.22

R1 228 801 and more

18

0.13

Total

13,646

100.00

 

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Service Profile

 

Electricity, Water, Sanitation, Refuse Removal

 

Delft

TYPE OF FUEL USED FOR LIGHTING

Number

%

Electricity

13,432

98.42

Gas

108

0.79

Paraffin

54

0.40

Candles

36

0.26

Solar

12

0.09

Other

6

0.04

Total

13,648

100.00

 

Delft

ACCESS TO WATER

Number

%

Piped water inside dwelling

11,483

84.14

Piped water inside yard

1,290

9.45

Piped water on community stand: distance less than 200m. from dwelling

124

0.91

Piped water on community stand: distance greater than 200m. from dwelling

539

3.95

Borehole

0

0.00

Spring

0

0.00

Rain-water tank

3

0.02

Dam/pool/stagnant water

9

0.07

River/stream

3

0.02

Water vendor

3

0.02

Other

194

1.42

Total

13,648

100.00

 

Delft

TYPE OF SANITATION

Number

%

Flush toilet (connected to sewerage system)

12,791

93.72

Flush toilet (with septic tank)

284

2.08

Chemical toilet

18

0.13

Pit latrine with ventilation (VIP)

33

0.24

Pit latrine without ventilation

3

0.02

Bucket latrine

120

0.88

None

399

2.92

Total

13,648

100.00

 

Delft

TYPE OF REFUSE REMOVAL

Number

%

Removed by local authority at least once a week

13,471

98.70

Removed by local authority less often

135

0.99

Communal refuse dump

9

0.07

Own refuse dump

15

0.11

No rubbish disposal

18

0.13

Total

13,648

100.00

 

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