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Bongweni means 'place of pride' in Xhosa. (GPS coordinates: 32.6957 S, 27.3983 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population598
Young (0-14)30,4%
Working Age (15-64)61,2%
Elderly (65+)8,4%
Dependency ratio63,4
Sex ratio81,5
Population density271 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+6,5%
Higher education aged 20+1,1%
Matric aged 20+11%
Number of households185
Average household size3,2
Female headed households47,3%
Formal dwellings34,1%
Housing owned/paying off97,3%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage0%
Weekly refuse removal0%
Piped water inside dwelling0%
Electricity for lighting93%

Place names

Amahlathi Municipality