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Quick Fact ......
  • 13,380

  • 3,903

  • 3%

  • 96,2%

  • 97,9%

  • 99,2%

Lehae is a Sotho word meaning 'home'. (GPS coordinates: 26.3473 S, 27.8883 E).

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  • Raper PE. 2004. New dictionary of South African Place Names. Jonathan Ball Publishers.

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population13,380
Young (0-14)31,5%
Working Age (15-64)65,8%
Elderly (65+)2,8%
Dependency ratio52
Sex ratio98,4
Population density3819 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+5,8%
Higher education aged 20+3%
Matric aged 20+26,5%
Number of households3,903
Average household size3,4
Female headed households43,9%
Formal dwellings98,1%
Housing owned/paying off12,1%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage99,2%
Weekly refuse removal99,6%
Piped water inside dwelling96,2%
Electricity for lighting97,9%

Place names

City of Johannesburg Municipality