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  • 13,248

  • 4,855

  • 6%

  • 48,7%

  • 98,8%

  • 97,5%

Meriting is located in Rustenburg local municipality, within the province of North West. (GPS coordinates: 25.5924 S, 27.2548 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population13,248
Young (0-14)25,7%
Working Age (15-64)73,6%
Elderly (65+)0,6%
Dependency ratio35,8
Sex ratio119,8
Population density3785 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+2,7%
Higher education aged 20+6%
Matric aged 20+43,7%
Number of households4,855
Average household size2,5
Female headed households21,5%
Formal dwellings74,9%
Housing owned/paying off32,5%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage97,5%
Weekly refuse removal97,2%
Piped water inside dwelling48,7%
Electricity for lighting98,8%

Place names

Rustenburg Municipality