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  • 1,788

  • 610

  • 26,7%

  • 42,6%

  • 60,4%

  • 21,6%

Leeufontein is of Afrikaans origin, meaning 'spring of lions'. (GPS coordinates: 25.6655 S, 28.3896 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population1,788
Young (0-14)25,4%
Working Age (15-64)70,1%
Elderly (65+)4,5%
Dependency ratio42,6
Sex ratio131,6
Population density61 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+3,6%
Higher education aged 20+26,7%
Matric aged 20+31,5%
Number of households610
Average household size2,9
Female headed households16,1%
Formal dwellings59,3%
Housing owned/paying off39,4%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage21,6%
Weekly refuse removal27,2%
Piped water inside dwelling42,6%
Electricity for lighting60,4%

Place names

City of Tshwane Municipality