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  • 1,786

  • 506

  • 11,6%

  • 65,2%

  • 80,4%

  • 39,6%

Grootvlei is Afrikaans for 'large marsh'. (GPS coordinates: 25.5223 S, 28.2622 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population1,786
Young (0-14)19,1%
Working Age (15-64)73%
Elderly (65+)7,8%
Dependency ratio37
Sex ratio120,5
Population density59 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+4,3%
Higher education aged 20+11,6%
Matric aged 20+33,2%
Number of households506
Average household size3,2
Female headed households22,3%
Formal dwellings92,9%
Housing owned/paying off30,8%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage39,6%
Weekly refuse removal12,3%
Piped water inside dwelling65,2%
Electricity for lighting80,4%

Place names

City of Tshwane Municipality