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Quick Fact ......
  • 5,308

  • 1,066

  • 1,4%

  • 4,2%

  • 8,2%

  • 4%

Muden was established by the missionary Reverend Heinrich Rottcher and named after his original hometown of Muden in Germany. (GPS coordinates: 28.9903 S, 30.4226 E).

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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 population5,308
Young (0-14)37,5%
Working Age (15-64)58,1%
Elderly (65+)4,5%
Dependency ratio72,2
Sex ratio84,8
Population density102 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+56,2%
Higher education aged 20+1,4%
Matric aged 20+12,9%
Number of households1,066
Average household size5
Female headed households60%
Formal dwellings18,9%
Housing owned/paying off72,2%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage4%
Weekly refuse removal0,4%
Piped water inside dwelling4,2%
Electricity for lighting8,2%

Place names

Umvoti Municipality