Main Place

Botleng

Quick Fact
  • 44,727

  • 12,452

  • 3,5%

  • 45,3%

  • 88,8%

  • 89,2%

Botleng means 'place of beauty'. (GPS coordinates: 26.1112 S, 28.6971 E).

Character(s) left.
  • Mashabela H. 1988. Townships of the PWV. South African Institute of Race Relations.

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Key Statistics 2011

Characteristics
Total population44,727
Young (0-14)30,5%
Working Age (15-64)66,1%
Elderly (65+)3,5%
Dependency ratio51,4
Sex ratio101,8
Population density2393 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+11,1%
Higher education aged 20+3,5%
Matric aged 20+26,9%
Number of households12,452
Average household size3,6
Female headed households35%
Formal dwellings77,5%
Housing owned/paying off66,1%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage89,2%
Weekly refuse removal87,4%
Piped water inside dwelling45,3%
Electricity for lighting88,8%

Place names

Victor Khanye Municipality