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  • 1,5%

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Taleni is a name that is derived from the Xhosa word ithala, which means 'rock ledge' or 'exposed rock'. (GPS coordinates: 31.4284 S, 28.173 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 population279
Young (0-14)44,8%
Working Age (15-64)43,7%
Elderly (65+)11,5%
Dependency ratio128,7
Sex ratio97,9
Population density114 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+66,9%
Higher education aged 20+0,8%
Matric aged 20+0,8%
Number of households66
Average household size4,2
Female headed households50,8%
Formal dwellings13,6%
Housing owned/paying off100%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage0%
Weekly refuse removal0%
Piped water inside dwelling1,5%
Electricity for lighting0%

Place names

Engcobo Municipality