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Quick Fact
  • 2,132

  • 408

  • 2,2%

  • 1,5%

  • 4,9%

  • 0%

Nkunzi is a word meaning 'bull' in Zulu, referring to the strength and forcefulness of this animal. (GPS coordinates: 28.323 S, 30.0445 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 population2,132
Young (0-14)42%
Working Age (15-64)53,1%
Elderly (65+)4,9%
Dependency ratio88,3
Sex ratio82,4
Population density59 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+21,1%
Higher education aged 20+2,2%
Matric aged 20+18,1%
Number of households408
Average household size5,2
Female headed households57%
Formal dwellings36,8%
Housing owned/paying off78,9%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage0%
Weekly refuse removal0,2%
Piped water inside dwelling1,5%
Electricity for lighting4,9%

Place names

Emnambithi/Ladysmith Municipality