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  • 576

  • 178

  • 5,5%

  • 29,2%

  • 87,6%

  • 6,2%

Toropong is a Sotho name taken from the Afrikaans word dorp meaning 'town'. (GPS coordinates: 28.6461 S, 28.8568 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population576
Young (0-14)33,3%
Working Age (15-64)59,5%
Elderly (65+)7,1%
Dependency ratio67,9
Sex ratio68,6
Population density1512 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+9,1%
Higher education aged 20+5,5%
Matric aged 20+22,3%
Number of households178
Average household size3,2
Female headed households63,5%
Formal dwellings88,2%
Housing owned/paying off54,5%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage6,2%
Weekly refuse removal2,2%
Piped water inside dwelling29,2%
Electricity for lighting87,6%

Place names

Maluti a Phofung Municipality