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  • 593

  • 82

  • 7,5%

  • 2,4%

  • 89%

  • 1,2%

Thafeni means 'on the plateau' in Xhosa. (GPS coordinates: 31.4593 S, 29.46 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population593
Young (0-14)31%
Working Age (15-64)62,5%
Elderly (65+)6,6%
Dependency ratio60,1
Sex ratio76,3
Population density431 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+9,7%
Higher education aged 20+7,5%
Matric aged 20+14,2%
Number of households82
Average household size4,3
Female headed households68,3%
Formal dwellings70,7%
Housing owned/paying off89%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage1,2%
Weekly refuse removal0%
Piped water inside dwelling2,4%
Electricity for lighting89%

Place names

Port St Johns Municipality