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  • 6,852

  • 1,593

  • 6,2%

  • 49,3%

  • 93,9%

  • 88,7%

Wakkestroom is located in Pixley Ka Seme local municipality, within the province of Mpumalanga. (GPS coordinates: 27.3535 S, 30.1342 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population6,852
Young (0-14)32,4%
Working Age (15-64)57,8%
Elderly (65+)9,8%
Dependency ratio72,9
Sex ratio88,1
Population density78 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+16,1%
Higher education aged 20+6,2%
Matric aged 20+25,9%
Number of households1,593
Average household size4
Female headed households48,6%
Formal dwellings91,2%
Housing owned/paying off29,5%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage88,7%
Weekly refuse removal92,6%
Piped water inside dwelling49,3%
Electricity for lighting93,9%

Place names

Pixley Ka Seme Municipality