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Quick Fact
  • 105,827

  • 35,174

  • 5,3%

  • 37,9%

  • 84,3%

  • 83,4%

Tokoza means 'rejoice' in Zulu. It was established in 1973. (GPS coordinates: 26.3559 S, 28.1356 E).

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  • Raper PE. 2004. New dictionary of South African Place Names. Jonathan Ball Publishers.

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population105,827
Young (0-14)24,5%
Working Age (15-64)73%
Elderly (65+)2,5%
Dependency ratio37
Sex ratio109,5
Population density11227 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+3%
Higher education aged 20+5,3%
Matric aged 20+33,1%
Number of households35,174
Average household size2,9
Female headed households33%
Formal dwellings73,9%
Housing owned/paying off31,3%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage83,4%
Weekly refuse removal91,7%
Piped water inside dwelling37,9%
Electricity for lighting84,3%

Place names

Ekurhuleni Municipality