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  • 882

  • 238

  • 3,5%

  • 4,2%

  • 90,8%

  • 0%

Phelandaba is possibly derived from the Zulu words phelile indaba which means 'the matter is closed' or 'the matter is settled'. (GPS coordinates: 32.0982 S, 26.5633 E).

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  • Raper PE. 2004. New dictionary of South African Place Names. Jonathan Ball Publishers.

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population882
Young (0-14)31,9%
Working Age (15-64)58,6%
Elderly (65+)9,5%
Dependency ratio70,7
Sex ratio77,8
Population density1509 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+18,3%
Higher education aged 20+3,5%
Matric aged 20+13,9%
Number of households238
Average household size3,7
Female headed households53,6%
Formal dwellings70,2%
Housing owned/paying off63,7%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage0%
Weekly refuse removal0%
Piped water inside dwelling4,2%
Electricity for lighting90,8%

Place names

Tsolwana Municipality