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Quick Fact ......
  • 472

  • 103

  • 3%

  • 24,3%

  • 44,7%

  • 23,3%

Armoed is an Afrikaans word meaning 'poverty'. (GPS coordinates: 33.674 S, 22.0837 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 population472
Young (0-14)33,8%
Working Age (15-64)61,8%
Elderly (65+)4,5%
Dependency ratio61,9
Sex ratio95,9
Population density200 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+23,4%
Higher education aged 20+3%
Matric aged 20+11,9%
Number of households103
Average household size4,5
Female headed households43,7%
Formal dwellings65%
Housing owned/paying off25,2%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage23,3%
Weekly refuse removal10,7%
Piped water inside dwelling24,3%
Electricity for lighting44,7%

Place names

Oudtshoorn Municipality