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  • 1,660

  • 385

  • 2,8%

  • 0,8%

  • 42,2%

  • 1,3%

Matyeni is located in Umzimkhulu local municipality, within the province of KwaZulu-Natal. (GPS coordinates: 30.3155 S, 29.7847 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population1,660
Young (0-14)43,8%
Working Age (15-64)52,1%
Elderly (65+)4,2%
Dependency ratio92
Sex ratio75,1
Population density392 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+3,5%
Higher education aged 20+2,8%
Matric aged 20+12,2%
Number of households385
Average household size4,3
Female headed households61%
Formal dwellings30,1%
Housing owned/paying off86%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage1,3%
Weekly refuse removal0,5%
Piped water inside dwelling0,8%
Electricity for lighting42,2%

Place names

Umzimkhulu Municipality