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  • 226

  • 74

  • 9%

  • 85,1%

  • 97,3%

  • 79,5%

Amalia is named after Amalia Faustmann, who was a popular local church figure. The town itself was established in 1927. (GPS coordinates: 27.2481 S, 25.0444 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population226
Young (0-14)18,1%
Working Age (15-64)65,9%
Elderly (65+)15,9%
Dependency ratio51,7
Sex ratio86,1
Population density96 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+8,4%
Higher education aged 20+9%
Matric aged 20+34,1%
Number of households74
Average household size2,9
Female headed households21,6%
Formal dwellings98,6%
Housing owned/paying off63,5%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage79,5%
Weekly refuse removal79,7%
Piped water inside dwelling85,1%
Electricity for lighting97,3%

Place names

Mamusa Municipality