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  • 4,902

  • 1,212

  • 1,1%

  • 48,7%

  • 95,5%

  • 98,2%

Rooivlakte is Afrikaans for 'red plain'. (GPS coordinates: 31.9677 S, 23.762 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population4,902
Young (0-14)39,7%
Working Age (15-64)55,2%
Elderly (65+)5,1%
Dependency ratio81,1
Sex ratio89,3
Population density5773 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+16,3%
Higher education aged 20+1,1%
Matric aged 20+13%
Number of households1,212
Average household size3,9
Female headed households41,2%
Formal dwellings98,6%
Housing owned/paying off50%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage98,2%
Weekly refuse removal99,3%
Piped water inside dwelling48,7%
Electricity for lighting95,5%

Place names

Beaufort West Municipality