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  • 7,954

  • 1,957

  • 4,3%

  • 11,3%

  • 94,5%

  • 1,1%

Swalala is located in Mbombela local municipality, within the province of Mpumalanga. (GPS coordinates: 25.1794 S, 31.1156 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population7,954
Young (0-14)32,1%
Working Age (15-64)63,5%
Elderly (65+)4,4%
Dependency ratio57,4
Sex ratio96,8
Population density1900 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+10,5%
Higher education aged 20+4,3%
Matric aged 20+30,8%
Number of households1,957
Average household size4
Female headed households42,5%
Formal dwellings97,9%
Housing owned/paying off80,2%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage1,1%
Weekly refuse removal0,2%
Piped water inside dwelling11,3%
Electricity for lighting94,5%

Place names

Mbombela Municipality