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  • 1,668

  • 412

  • 4,7%

  • 1,5%

  • 7,5%

  • 0,5%

Tongwe/Dakeni is located in Umvoti local municipality, within the province of KwaZulu-Natal. (GPS coordinates: 28.8587 S, 30.857 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population1,668
Young (0-14)38,7%
Working Age (15-64)53,5%
Elderly (65+)7,7%
Dependency ratio86,8
Sex ratio83,9
Population density140 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+24,2%
Higher education aged 20+4,7%
Matric aged 20+19,8%
Number of households412
Average household size4
Female headed households57,3%
Formal dwellings10,9%
Housing owned/paying off84,3%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage0,5%
Weekly refuse removal1%
Piped water inside dwelling1,5%
Electricity for lighting7,5%

Place names

Umvoti Municipality