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  • 16,028

  • 3,706

  • 3,8%

  • 4,3%

  • 80,1%

  • 0,9%

Tlakgameng is said to mean 'come and see the dead Kgama'. Kgama is an animal or beast. (GPS coordinates: 26.5074 S, 24.3349 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population16,028
Young (0-14)42,4%
Working Age (15-64)51,2%
Elderly (65+)6,4%
Dependency ratio95,3
Sex ratio81,6
Population density511 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+37,5%
Higher education aged 20+3,8%
Matric aged 20+12,3%
Number of households3,706
Average household size4,3
Female headed households53,9%
Formal dwellings95,1%
Housing owned/paying off78,4%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage0,9%
Weekly refuse removal0,6%
Piped water inside dwelling4,3%
Electricity for lighting80,1%

Place names

Kagisano Molopo Municipality