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Zwelitsha means a 'new land' or 'new area' in Xhosa. (GPS coordinates: 30.0636 S, 29.55 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population453
Young (0-14)44,4%
Working Age (15-64)51,2%
Elderly (65+)4,4%
Dependency ratio95,3
Sex ratio77,6
Population density678 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+34%
Higher education aged 20+0,5%
Matric aged 20+19,6%
Number of households95
Average household size4,8
Female headed households68,4%
Formal dwellings52,6%
Housing owned/paying off0%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage0%
Weekly refuse removal1,1%
Piped water inside dwelling0%
Electricity for lighting0%

Place names

Umzimkhulu Municipality