ONGWEDIVA TOWN POPULATION AND HOUSING

Ongwediva has a population of 20 260 inhabitants while the total population of the Constituency is 34 065.

SECTION(B) – DEPENDENTS INFORMATION
Total Number of Dependents 16 156
Age Distribution M F
0 – 5 1003 1109
6 – 10 852 820
11 – 15 818 956
16 – 21 1143 1439
22 – 35 1650 2273
36 – 55 1260 1646
55+ 294 467
Total Number of Persons with Disabilities
M F
184 136
Total Assistance/Grants Received
Yes No
1612 1520
Total Number of OVC
M F
753 968
Total Grants/Assistance Received
Yes No
1607 1525

 

SECTION(C) – EMPLOYMENT INFORMATION
Employment Status
E UNE P
2095 624 357
Employment Sector
PS PRS SE NGO N/A
2095 403 808 808 808
Employment sub-sector
M F
Hospitality industry 20 60
Construction industry 243 36
Security industry 49 20
Mining industry 32 12
Electricity industry 44 12
Retail Sector 51 66
Food Outlet 25 44
Beverage 8 7
Telecommunication 32 18
Law & order (Police) 65 56
Military 83 36
Health 76 237
Education 272 473
Public transport 58 11
Hospitality industry 4 9
Manufacturing industry 30 28
Others 288 255
N/A 86 82
Income Level
Over N$1.00 but less than N$1000.00 1322
Over N$1000.00 but less than $3000.00 471
Over N$3000.00 but less than $5000.00 317
Over N$5000.00 but less than $10 000.00 453
Over N$10 000.00 514

 

SECTION(D) – HOUSE/PROPERTY INFORMATION
Total Type of house/property
Brick Corrugated Traditional Caravan Others
2262 290 510 6 4
Ownership
Owned Leased
2744 328
If Owned Did you purchase the Land
Y N
2515 557
If leased; from whom
Municipal Private GRN Other
1633 231 38 1170
Paying Rates and Taxes
Y N
2232 840
Reside in a proclaimed & serviced extension
Y N
2480 592
Experience flood during rain season
Y N
1469 1603
If yes; How were you flooded
P H/H
2662 410
Ready to be relocated to higher land
Y N
1371 1701
Ready to be compensated if requested
Y N
1446 1626
Average stay in the homes/property
Year(s)
13
Average number of bedrooms
Year(s)
3
Average number of toilets
Average
1
Do you own more than one house/property in Ongwediva?
Y N
592 2480

 

SECTION(E) – MUNICIPAL SERVICES & OTHER INFORMATION
Sanitation
Y N
2260 807
Type of Sanitation
Water Borne Pit Latrine Septic Tank Other
1880 268 221 698
Municipal Services
Water
Refuse collection
Roads
Fire/Ambulance
Telephone
Electricity
Street Lights
Police
Health
Public transport
Others
Y N
1881 1187
1666 1402
1908 1160
1566 1502
788 2280
1603 1465
1306 1762
2119 949
2142 926
1904 1164
25 3043

 

SECTION(F) – BUSINESS INFORMATION
Number of businesses recorded 369
Type of Business
Retail
Manufactures
General dealer
Bottle Store
Clothing & Textile
Poultry
Gardening & Vegetables
Hammer mill
General garage
Construction/ Industry
Building material suppliers
Brick Making
Shebeen
Others
31
13
21
48
16
1
2
3
14
19
4
3
49
152
Owned 3015
Rent 54
Registered with municipality or other authorities
Y N
307 53
Total Number of employees
M F
1846 1428
Total Number of people with disabilities employed
M F
10 5
Type of Sanitation
Water borne Pit latrine Septic tank
255 33 72
Water
Refuse collection
Roads
Fire/Ambulance
Telephone
Electricity
Street lights
Police
Health
Public transport
Skip Container
Sewerage
Others
295
275
312
232
172
305
197
319
306
291
161
196
20
Average number of toilets 0.15