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  • 2,635

  • 814

  • 5,3%

  • 7,5%

  • 86,3%

  • 4,2%

Poelong is located in Maluti a Phofung local municipality, within the province of Free State. (GPS coordinates: 28.5708 S, 28.7662 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population2,635
Young (0-14)32%
Working Age (15-64)60,9%
Elderly (65+)7,1%
Dependency ratio64,2
Sex ratio83
Population density1270 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+11,3%
Higher education aged 20+5,3%
Matric aged 20+22,1%
Number of households814
Average household size3,2
Female headed households52,7%
Formal dwellings84,3%
Housing owned/paying off93,7%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage4,2%
Weekly refuse removal4,9%
Piped water inside dwelling7,5%
Electricity for lighting86,3%

Place names

Maluti a Phofung Municipality