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  • 4,644

  • 1,098

  • 3%

  • 18,1%

  • 78,5%

  • 3,6%

Rookdale is located in Okhahlamba local municipality, within the province of KwaZulu-Natal. (GPS coordinates: 28.7191 S, 29.2252 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population4,644
Young (0-14)39,5%
Working Age (15-64)55,7%
Elderly (65+)4,7%
Dependency ratio79,4
Sex ratio86,1
Population density421 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+14,6%
Higher education aged 20+3%
Matric aged 20+26,2%
Number of households1,098
Average household size4,2
Female headed households52,2%
Formal dwellings31,4%
Housing owned/paying off16,1%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage3,6%
Weekly refuse removal0,4%
Piped water inside dwelling18,1%
Electricity for lighting78,5%

Place names

Okhahlamba Municipality