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  • 10,233

  • 2,168

  • 2,9%

  • 50%

  • 89,7%

  • 44,8%

Olifantshoek is located in Gamagara local municipality, within the province of Northern Cape. (GPS coordinates: 27.9599 S, 22.7069 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population10,233
Young (0-14)32,6%
Working Age (15-64)63,1%
Elderly (65+)4,3%
Dependency ratio58,4
Sex ratio97
Population density154 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+18%
Higher education aged 20+2,9%
Matric aged 20+21,5%
Number of households2,168
Average household size4,6
Female headed households39,1%
Formal dwellings83,3%
Housing owned/paying off63,3%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage44,8%
Weekly refuse removal87,7%
Piped water inside dwelling50%
Electricity for lighting89,7%

Place names

Gamagara Municipality