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  • 140,351

  • 38,919

  • 6,4%

  • 78,8%

  • 95,1%

  • 95,4%

Motherwell is located in Nelson Mandela Bay, within the province of Eastern Cape. (GPS coordinates: 33.8021 S, 25.5895 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population140,351
Young (0-14)27,8%
Working Age (15-64)69%
Elderly (65+)3,2%
Dependency ratio44,9
Sex ratio90,6
Population density5428 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+4%
Higher education aged 20+6,4%
Matric aged 20+30,5%
Number of households38,919
Average household size3,6
Female headed households42,1%
Formal dwellings93,9%
Housing owned/paying off76%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage95,4%
Weekly refuse removal82,8%
Piped water inside dwelling78,8%
Electricity for lighting95,1%

Place names

Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality