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  • 2,493

  • 1,071

  • 77,1%

  • 99,3%

  • 96,4%

  • 98,2%

Welgevonden is an Afrikaans word meaning 'well found'. (GPS coordinates: 33.9015 S, 18.8533 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population2,493
Young (0-14)13,2%
Working Age (15-64)85,3%
Elderly (65+)1,5%
Dependency ratio17,2
Sex ratio82,4
Population density4049 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+0,1%
Higher education aged 20+77,1%
Matric aged 20+19,8%
Number of households1,071
Average household size2,3
Female headed households42,5%
Formal dwellings99,2%
Housing owned/paying off36,1%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage98,2%
Weekly refuse removal98,4%
Piped water inside dwelling99,3%
Electricity for lighting96,4%

Place names

Stellenbosch Municipality