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  • 107,474

  • 29,217

  • 5,2%

  • 60,3%

  • 96,6%

  • 91,6%

KwaNobuhle in Xhosa literally means 'a place of beauty', and the settlement traces its origins back to 1967. (GPS coordinates: 33.8153 S, 25.3817 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population107,474
Young (0-14)28,1%
Working Age (15-64)67,1%
Elderly (65+)4,8%
Dependency ratio48,9
Sex ratio91,1
Population density4577 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+5,9%
Higher education aged 20+5,2%
Matric aged 20+28,2%
Number of households29,217
Average household size3,6
Female headed households43,7%
Formal dwellings87,5%
Housing owned/paying off61,2%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage91,6%
Weekly refuse removal76,1%
Piped water inside dwelling60,3%
Electricity for lighting96,6%

Place names

Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality