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Quick Fact
  • 1,238

  • 234

  • 1,1%

  • 9%

  • 79,9%

  • 0%

Emmaus was established in 1847 as a station of the Berlin Missionary Society, by FW G

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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 population1,238
Young (0-14)43,1%
Working Age (15-64)52,2%
Elderly (65+)4,8%
Dependency ratio91,6
Sex ratio79,3
Population density220 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+19,5%
Higher education aged 20+1,1%
Matric aged 20+29,4%
Number of households234
Average household size5,1
Female headed households60,7%
Formal dwellings2,6%
Housing owned/paying off19,3%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage0%
Weekly refuse removal1,3%
Piped water inside dwelling9%
Electricity for lighting79,9%

Place names

Okhahlamba Municipality