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  • 6,065

  • 1,736

  • 3,7%

  • 25,5%

  • 94,8%

  • 37,6%

Lingelethu is located in Nxuba local municipality, within the province of Eastern Cape. (GPS coordinates: 32.6942 S, 26.3061 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population6,065
Young (0-14)28,9%
Working Age (15-64)60,6%
Elderly (65+)10,4%
Dependency ratio64,9
Sex ratio90,1
Population density2242 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+6,2%
Higher education aged 20+3,7%
Matric aged 20+13,4%
Number of households1,736
Average household size3,5
Female headed households52,4%
Formal dwellings87,4%
Housing owned/paying off68,7%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage37,6%
Weekly refuse removal86,2%
Piped water inside dwelling25,5%
Electricity for lighting94,8%

Place names

Nxuba Municipality