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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: 31.4617 S, 27.7094 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 population437
Young (0-14)35,9%
Working Age (15-64)57,9%
Elderly (65+)6,2%
Dependency ratio72,7
Sex ratio95,1
Population density307 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+8%
Higher education aged 20+0%
Matric aged 20+6,5%
Number of households90
Average household size4,9
Female headed households67%
Formal dwellings45,1%
Housing owned/paying off97,8%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage0%
Weekly refuse removal0%
Piped water inside dwelling0%
Electricity for lighting95,6%

Place names

Sakhisizwe Municipality