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  • 119

  • 0,5%

  • 77,3%

  • 90,8%

  • 50,4%

Salem is located in Ethekwini, within the province of KwaZulu-Natal. (GPS coordinates: 29.846 S, 30.7339 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population781
Young (0-14)32,5%
Working Age (15-64)65,1%
Elderly (65+)2,4%
Dependency ratio53,6
Sex ratio88,2
Population density2011 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+23,1%
Higher education aged 20+0,5%
Matric aged 20+21%
Number of households119
Average household size6,3
Female headed households42,4%
Formal dwellings64,7%
Housing owned/paying off95%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage50,4%
Weekly refuse removal34,5%
Piped water inside dwelling77,3%
Electricity for lighting90,8%

Place names

Ethekwini Municipality