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  • 822

  • 205

  • 1,9%

  • 1,5%

  • 0%

  • 0%

eNtwashwini is derived from the Xhosa word intwashu, meaning 'dusty or loamy soil'. The settlement is located in a very dusty place. (GPS coordinates: 31.913 S, 27.9567 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population822
Young (0-14)40%
Working Age (15-64)49,7%
Elderly (65+)10,4%
Dependency ratio101,2
Sex ratio88,1
Population density477 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+20,6%
Higher education aged 20+1,9%
Matric aged 20+7,4%
Number of households205
Average household size4
Female headed households59%
Formal dwellings15,1%
Housing owned/paying off97,1%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage0%
Weekly refuse removal0%
Piped water inside dwelling1,5%
Electricity for lighting0%

Place names

Intsika Yethu Municipality