City of Cape Town - Census 2001 - Wynberg

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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

 

Wynberg

ETHNIC GROUP

Male

%

Female

%

Total

%

Black African

561

4.38

519

4.05

1,080

8.42

Coloured

2,890

22.54

3,496

27.27

6,387

49.82

Indian/Asian

749

5.84

781

6.09

1,530

11.93

White

1,706

13.31

2,118

16.52

3,825

29.83

Total

5,907

46.07

6,914

53.93

12,821

100.00

 

Wynberg

AGE

Male

%

Female

%

Total

%

0 - 5

461

3.60

461

3.60

922

7.19

6 - 12

590

4.60

588

4.59

1,178

9.19

13 - 17

534

4.17

528

4.12

1,063

8.29

18 - 34

1,881

14.67

1,958

15.27

3,839

29.94

35 - 54

1,469

11.46

1,819

14.19

3,288

25.65

55 - 64

469

3.66

652

5.09

1,121

8.74

65+

503

3.92

907

7.07

1,410

11.00

Total

5,907

46.07

6,914

53.93

12,821

100.00

 

Wynberg

EDUCATION LEVEL OF ADULTS (20+)

Male

%

Female

%

Total

%

No schooling

69

0.75

135

1.46

204

2.21

Grade 1- 6

135

1.46

242

2.62

377

4.09

Grade 7

81

0.88

206

2.23

288

3.12

Grade 8 - 11

1,241

13.46

1,691

18.34

2,931

31.78

Grade 12

1,399

15.17

1,511

16.38

2,910

31.55

Certificate with less than grade 12

126

1.37

181

1.96

307

3.33

Cert/dip with grade 12

515

5.58

633

6.86

1,148

12.45

Bachelorís degree

222

2.41

267

2.90

489

5.30

Bachelorís degree and diploma

87

0.94

84

0.91

171

1.85

Honourís degree

117

1.27

91

0.99

208

2.26

Higher degree (masterís or doctorate)

113

1.23

76

0.82

189

2.05

Total

4,105

44.51

5,117

55.49

9,222

100.00

 

Wynberg

LANGUAGE

Male

%

Female

%

Total

%

English

4,573

35.67

5,388

42.02

9,961

77.69

Afrikaans

876

6.83

1,091

8.51

1,967

15.34

Xhosa

265

2.07

306

2.39

570

4.45

Other African

120

0.94

84

0.66

204

1.59

Other

73

0.57

45

0.35

118

0.92

Total

5,907

46.07

6,914

53.93

12,821

100.00

 

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Employment Profile by Gender

 

Work Status, Occupation, Income

 

Wynberg

WORK STATUS - ECONOMICALLY ACTIVE†† Aged 15 to 65

Male

%

Female

%

Total

%

Employed

2,818

46.31

2,680

44.04

5,498

90.35

Unemployed

334

5.49

253

4.16

587

9.65

Economically Active Total

3,152

51.80

2,933

48.20

6,085

100.00

 

Wynberg

WORK STATUS - ECONOMICALLY INACTIVE†† Aged 15 to 65

Male

%

Female

%

Total

%

Scholar or student

591

20.02

564

19.11

1,155

39.13

Home-maker or housewife

15

0.51

716

24.25

731

24.76

Pensioner or retired person/too old to work

181

6.13

310

10.50

491

16.63

Unable to work due to illness or disability

103

3.49

45

1.52

148

5.01

Seasonal worker not working presently

33

1.12

45

1.52

78

2.64

Does not choose to work

39

1.32

81

2.74

120

4.07

Could not find work

114

3.86

113

3.83

227

7.69

Economically Inactive Total

1,076

36.45

1,875

63.52

2,952

100.00

 

Wynberg

OCCUPATION OF LABOUR FORCE

Male

%

Female

%

Total

%

Legislators, senior officials and managers

316

5.75

189

3.44

505

9.19

Professionals

517

9.40

395

7.18

911

16.57

Technicians and associate professionals

354

6.44

479

8.71

834

15.17

Clerks

306

5.57

741

13.48

1,047

19.04

Service workers, shop and market sales workers

439

7.98

327

5.95

767

13.95

Skilled agricultural and fishery workers

18

0.33

9

0.16

27

0.49

Craft and related trades workers

381

6.93

66

1.20

447

8.13

Plant and machine operators and assemblers

93

1.69

54

0.98

147

2.67

Elementary occupations

177

3.22

217

3.95

394

7.17

Undetermined

216

3.93

202

3.67

418

7.60

Total

2,818

51.26

2,680

48.74

5,498

100.00

 

Wynberg

INCOME OF EARNERS (PER MONTH)

Male

%

Female

%

Total

%

0 - R1 600

517

9.40

575

10.46

1,092

19.86

R1 601 - R6 400

1,493

27.16

1,569

28.54

3,062

55.69

R6 401 - R25 600

724

13.17

511

9.29

1,235

22.46

R25 601 - R102 400

81

1.47

15

0.27

96

1.75

R102 401 or more

3

0.05

9

0.16

12

0.22

Total

2,818

51.26

2,680

48.74

5,498

100.00

 

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Housing Profile

 

Type of Dwelling, Ownership, Household Income

 

Wynberg

TYPE OF DWELLING

Number 

%

House or brick structure on a separate stand or yard

1,800

40.75

Traditional dwelling/hut/structure made of traditional materials

42

0.95

Flat in block of flats

1,514

34.28

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

656

14.85

House/flat/room in back yard

101

2.29

Informal dwelling/shack in back yard

15

0.34

Informal dwelling/shack NOT in back yard

3

0.07

Room/flatlet not in back yard but on shared property

106

2.40

Caravan or tent

6

0.14

Private ship/boat

0

0.00

Not applicable (living quarters is not housing unit)

175

3.96

Total

4,417

100.00

 

Wynberg

DWELLING OWNERSHIP

Number 

%

Owned and fully paid off

1,331

30.13

Owned but not yet paid off

898

20.33

Rented

1,866

42.25

Occupied rent-free

147

3.33

Not applicable

175

3.96

Total

4,417

100.00

 

Wynberg

HOUSEHOLD INCOME (PER ANNUM)

Number 

%

0 - R19 200

958

21.69

R19 201 - R76 800

1,677

37.97

R76 801 - R307 200

1,557

35.25

R307 201 - R1 228 800

206

4.66

R1 228 801 and more

18

0.41

Total

4,417

100.00

 

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Service Profile

 

Electricity, Water, Sanitation, Refuse Removal

 

Wynberg

TYPE OF FUEL USED FOR LIGHTING

Number

%

Electricity

4,382

99.32

Gas

18

0.41

Paraffin

0

0.00

Candles

0

0.00

Solar

6

0.14

Other

6

0.14

Total

4,412

100.00

 

Wynberg

ACCESS TO WATER

Number

%

Piped water inside dwelling

4,155

94.17

Piped water inside yard

137

3.11

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

21

0.48

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

88

1.99

Borehole

0

0.00

Spring

0

0.00

Rain-water tank

0

0.00

Dam/pool/stagnant water

3

0.07

River/stream

0

0.00

Water vendor

0

0.00

Other

9

0.20

Total

4,412

100.00

 

Wynberg

TYPE OF SANITATION

Number

%

Flush toilet (connected to sewerage system)

4,280

97.01

Flush toilet (with septic tank)

57

1.29

Chemical toilet

0

0.00

Pit latrine with ventilation (VIP)

3

0.07

Pit latrine without ventilation

15

0.34

Bucket latrine

9

0.20

None

48

1.09

Total

4,412

100.00

 

Wynberg

TYPE OF REFUSE REMOVAL

Number

%

Removed by local authority at least once a week

4,340

98.37

Removed by local authority less often

69

1.56

Communal refuse dump

0

0.00

Own refuse dump

3

0.07

No rubbish disposal

0

0.00

Total

4,412

100.00

 

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