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  • 5,232

  • 997

  • 3,8%

  • 3,4%

  • 89,1%

  • 0,1%

Malefetheni is located in Okhahlamba local municipality, within the province of KwaZulu-Natal. (GPS coordinates: 28.8646 S, 29.3429 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population5,232
Young (0-14)44,7%
Working Age (15-64)51,3%
Elderly (65+)4%
Dependency ratio94,9
Sex ratio79,7
Population density223 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+21,9%
Higher education aged 20+3,8%
Matric aged 20+23%
Number of households997
Average household size5,2
Female headed households60,7%
Formal dwellings49,1%
Housing owned/paying off19,5%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage0,1%
Weekly refuse removal0,7%
Piped water inside dwelling3,4%
Electricity for lighting89,1%

Place names

Okhahlamba Municipality