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  • 3,888

  • 785

  • 8%

  • 3,6%

  • 84,6%

  • 2,5%

Masotsheni is located in Nqutu local municipality, within the province of KwaZulu-Natal. (GPS coordinates: 28.3166 S, 30.563 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population3,888
Young (0-14)38,6%
Working Age (15-64)55,3%
Elderly (65+)6,1%
Dependency ratio80,8
Sex ratio89,3
Population density461 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+10,2%
Higher education aged 20+8%
Matric aged 20+17%
Number of households785
Average household size4,9
Female headed households57,9%
Formal dwellings76,5%
Housing owned/paying off2,9%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage2,5%
Weekly refuse removal1%
Piped water inside dwelling3,6%
Electricity for lighting84,6%

Place names

Nquthu Municipality