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  • 14,461

  • 2,935

  • 3,5%

  • 2,2%

  • 75,2%

  • 0,5%

Watersmeet is located in Emnambithi/Ladysmith local municipality, within the province of KwaZulu-Natal. (GPS coordinates: 28.3976 S, 29.7379 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population14,461
Young (0-14)34,8%
Working Age (15-64)60,4%
Elderly (65+)4,8%
Dependency ratio65,6
Sex ratio91
Population density447 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+9,4%
Higher education aged 20+3,5%
Matric aged 20+31,2%
Number of households2,935
Average household size4,8
Female headed households52,4%
Formal dwellings71,8%
Housing owned/paying off43,6%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage0,5%
Weekly refuse removal1,9%
Piped water inside dwelling2,2%
Electricity for lighting75,2%

Place names

Emnambithi/Ladysmith Municipality