City of Cape Town - Census 2001 - Gardens

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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

 

Gardens

ETHNIC GROUP

Male

%

Female

%

Total

%

Black African

204

3.88

291

5.53

495

9.41

Coloured

212

4.03

361

6.86

573

10.89

Indian/Asian

35

0.67

37

0.70

72

1.37

White

1,913

36.35

2,209

41.97

4,122

78.32

Total

2,364

44.92

2,899

55.08

5,263

100.00

 

Gardens

AGE

Male

%

Female

%

Total

%

0 - 5

124

2.36

166

3.15

290

5.51

6 - 12

134

2.55

152

2.89

286

5.43

13 - 17

95

1.81

101

1.92

196

3.72

18 - 34

1,040

19.76

1,107

21.03

2,148

40.81

35 - 54

604

11.48

700

13.30

1,304

24.78

55 - 64

185

3.52

237

4.50

423

8.04

65+

181

3.44

435

8.27

617

11.72

Total

2,364

44.92

2,899

55.08

5,263

100.00

 

Gardens

EDUCATION LEVEL OF ADULTS (20+)

Male

%

Female

%

Total

%

No schooling

21

0.49

22

0.51

43

0.99

Grade 1- 6

23

0.53

55

1.27

78

1.80

Grade 7

9

0.21

38

0.88

47

1.09

Grade 8 - 11

180

4.16

317

7.32

497

11.48

Grade 12

549

12.68

687

15.87

1,236

28.55

Certificate with less than grade 12

28

0.65

29

0.67

57

1.32

Cert/dip with grade 12

408

9.42

587

13.56

995

22.98

Bachelorís degree

227

5.24

256

5.91

483

11.16

Bachelorís degree and diploma

113

2.61

135

3.12

248

5.73

Honourís degree

162

3.74

124

2.86

286

6.61

Higher degree (masterís or doctorate)

224

5.17

135

3.12

359

8.29

Total

1,944

44.91

2,385

55.09

4,329

100.00

 

Gardens

LANGUAGE

Male

%

Female

%

Total

%

English

1,575

29.93

1,923

36.54

3,498

66.46

Afrikaans

556

10.56

672

12.77

1,228

23.33

Xhosa

71

1.35

157

2.98

228

4.33

Other African

45

0.86

61

1.16

106

2.01

Other

117

2.22

86

1.63

203

3.86

Total

2,364

44.92

2,899

55.08

5,263

100.00

 

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Employment Profile by Gender

 

Work Status, Occupation, Income

 

Gardens

WORK STATUS - ECONOMICALLY ACTIVE†† Aged 15 to 65

Male

%

Female

%

Total

%

Employed

1,431

48.34

1,342

45.34

2,773

93.68

Unemployed

85

2.87

102

3.45

187

6.32

Economically Active Total

1,516

51.22

1,444

48.78

2,960

100.00

 

Gardens

WORK STATUS - ECONOMICALLY INACTIVE†† Aged 15 to 65

Male

%

Female

%

Total

%

Scholar or student

229

18.35

307

24.60

536

42.95

Home-maker or housewife

0

0.00

131

10.50

131

10.50

Pensioner or retired person/too old to work

60

4.81

110

8.81

170

13.62

Unable to work due to illness or disability

15

1.20

22

1.76

36

2.88

Seasonal worker not working presently

19

1.52

24

1.92

44

3.53

Does not choose to work

33

2.64

48

3.85

81

6.49

Could not find work

114

9.13

136

10.90

250

20.03

Economically Inactive Total

470

37.66

778

62.34

1,248

100.00

 

Gardens

OCCUPATION OF LABOUR FORCE

Male

%

Female

%

Total

%

Legislators, senior officials and managers

226

8.15

140

5.05

366

13.20

Professionals

470

16.95

344

12.41

814

29.35

Technicians and associate professionals

195

7.03

245

8.84

440

15.87

Clerks

72

2.60

195

7.03

267

9.63

Service workers, shop and market sales workers

221

7.97

170

6.13

391

14.10

Skilled agricultural and fishery workers

4

0.14

0

0.00

4

0.14

Craft and related trades workers

62

2.24

14

0.50

76

2.74

Plant and machine operators and assemblers

30

1.08

16

0.58

46

1.66

Elementary occupations

47

1.69

99

3.57

146

5.27

Undetermined

104

3.75

119

4.29

223

8.04

Total

1,431

51.60

1,342

48.40

2,773

100.00

 

Gardens

INCOME OF EARNERS (PER MONTH)

Male

%

Female

%

Total

%

0 - R1 600

181

6.53

241

8.69

422

15.22

R1 601 - R6 400

502

18.10

593

21.38

1,095

39.49

R6 401 - R25 600

574

20.70

451

16.26

1,025

36.96

R25 601 - R102 400

138

4.98

45

1.62

183

6.60

R102 401 or more

36

1.30

12

0.43

48

1.73

Total

1,431

51.60

1,342

48.40

2,773

100.00

 

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Housing Profile

 

Type of Dwelling, Ownership, Household Income

 

Gardens

TYPE OF DWELLING

Number 

%

House or brick structure on a separate stand or yard

707

27.49

Traditional dwelling/hut/structure made of traditional materials

20

0.78

Flat in block of flats

1,321

51.36

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

253

9.84

House/flat/room in back yard

71

2.76

Informal dwelling/shack in back yard

6

0.23

Informal dwelling/shack NOT in back yard

8

0.31

Room/flatlet not in back yard but on shared property

32

1.24

Caravan or tent

0

0.00

Private ship/boat

0

0.00

Not applicable (living quarters is not housing unit)

154

5.99

Total

2,572

100.00

 

Gardens

DWELLING OWNERSHIP

Number 

%

Owned and fully paid off

556

21.62

Owned but not yet paid off

458

17.81

Rented

1,330

51.71

Occupied rent-free

74

2.88

Not applicable

154

5.99

Total

2,572

100.00

 

Gardens

HOUSEHOLD INCOME (PER ANNUM)

Number 

%

0 - R19 200

576

22.40

R19 201 - R76 800

675

26.24

R76 801 - R307 200

975

37.91

R307 201 - R1 228 800

287

11.16

R1 228 801 and more

59

2.29

Total

2,572

100.00

 

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Service Profile

 

Electricity, Water, Sanitation, Refuse Removal

 

Gardens

TYPE OF FUEL USED FOR LIGHTING

Number

%

Electricity

2,538

98.72

Gas

27

1.05

Paraffin

0

0.00

Candles

0

0.00

Solar

3

0.12

Other

3

0.12

Total

2,571

100.00

 

Gardens

ACCESS TO WATER

Number

%

Piped water inside dwelling

2,300

89.46

Piped water inside yard

138

5.37

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

50

1.94

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

80

3.11

Borehole

0

0.00

Spring

0

0.00

Rain-water tank

0

0.00

Dam/pool/stagnant water

0

0.00

River/stream

0

0.00

Water vendor

0

0.00

Other

3

0.12

Total

2,571

100.00

 

Gardens

TYPE OF SANITATION

Number

%

Flush toilet (connected to sewerage system)

2,456

95.53

Flush toilet (with septic tank)

73

2.84

Chemical toilet

0

0.00

Pit latrine with ventilation (VIP)

6

0.23

Pit latrine without ventilation

5

0.19

Bucket latrine

7

0.27

None

24

0.93

Total

2,571

100.00

 

Gardens

TYPE OF REFUSE REMOVAL

Number

%

Removed by local authority at least once a week

2,497

97.12

Removed by local authority less often

46

1.79

Communal refuse dump

12

0.47

Own refuse dump

13

0.51

No rubbish disposal

3

0.12

Total

2,571

100.00

 

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