Main Place


Quick Fact ......
  • 382

  • 60

  • 3,6%

  • 1,7%

  • 83,3%

  • 1,7%

Taleni is a name that is derived from the Xhosa word ithala, which means 'rock ledge' or 'exposed rock'. (GPS coordinates: 31.8632 S, 28.7055 E).

Character(s) left.
  • Raper PE. 2004. New dictionary of South African Place Names. Jonathan Ball Publishers.

Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) monitors the quality of the information available on this website and updates the information regularly. However, neither Stats SA nor the Stats SA Website Department (StatsOnline) guarantees, or accepts legal liability whatsoever arising from or connected to, the accuracy, reliability, currency or completeness of any material contained on this website or on any linked site.

Key Statistics 2011

Total population382
Young (0-14)39,1%
Working Age (15-64)55,1%
Elderly (65+)5,8%
Dependency ratio81,4
Sex ratio90
Population density396 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+22%
Higher education aged 20+3,6%
Matric aged 20+10,7%
Number of households60
Average household size6,4
Female headed households60%
Formal dwellings48,3%
Housing owned/paying off53,3%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage1,7%
Weekly refuse removal1,6%
Piped water inside dwelling1,7%
Electricity for lighting83,3%

Place names

King Sabata Dalindyebo Municipality