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Quick Fact
  • 6,634

  • 1,148

  • 1,4%

  • 40,5%

  • 95,6%

  • 5,6%

Sankontshe is located in Ethekwini, within the province of KwaZulu-Natal. (GPS coordinates: 29.7956 S, 30.5923 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population6,634
Young (0-14)32,6%
Working Age (15-64)63,3%
Elderly (65+)4,1%
Dependency ratio58,1
Sex ratio92,3
Population density1479 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+8,6%
Higher education aged 20+1,4%
Matric aged 20+28,1%
Number of households1,148
Average household size5,7
Female headed households51,7%
Formal dwellings65,9%
Housing owned/paying off59,8%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage5,6%
Weekly refuse removal23%
Piped water inside dwelling40,5%
Electricity for lighting95,6%

Place names

Ethekwini Municipality