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  • 52,274

  • 16,804

  • 3,9%

  • 52,2%

  • 82,9%

  • 86,2%

Mfuleni means 'the place by the river' in Xhosa. (GPS coordinates: 34.0035 S, 18.6669 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population52,274
Young (0-14)30,4%
Working Age (15-64)68,5%
Elderly (65+)1,1%
Dependency ratio46,1
Sex ratio102,6
Population density3884 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+1,8%
Higher education aged 20+3,9%
Matric aged 20+29,3%
Number of households16,804
Average household size3
Female headed households37,2%
Formal dwellings62,5%
Housing owned/paying off30,3%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage86,2%
Weekly refuse removal85,6%
Piped water inside dwelling52,2%
Electricity for lighting82,9%

Place names

City of Cape Town Municipality