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  • 16,538

  • 4,508

  • 19%

  • 37,7%

  • 89,6%

  • 41,3%

Elim is located in Makhado local municipality, within the province of Limpopo. (GPS coordinates: 23.1711 S, 30.0756 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population16,538
Young (0-14)32%
Working Age (15-64)62,9%
Elderly (65+)5%
Dependency ratio58,9
Sex ratio86,2
Population density1160 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+11,3%
Higher education aged 20+19%
Matric aged 20+27,1%
Number of households4,508
Average household size3,7
Female headed households47,6%
Formal dwellings92,2%
Housing owned/paying off71%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage41,3%
Weekly refuse removal38,3%
Piped water inside dwelling37,7%
Electricity for lighting89,6%

Place names

Makhado Municipality