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Blaauwbosch Laagte

Quick Fact
  • 21,336

  • 4,229

  • 2%

  • 7,5%

  • 89,7%

  • 1%

Blaauwbosch Laagte is located in Newcastle local municipality, within the province of KwaZulu-Natal. (GPS coordinates: 27.7857 S, 30.0859 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population21,336
Young (0-14)37,2%
Working Age (15-64)58,8%
Elderly (65+)4%
Dependency ratio70,1
Sex ratio89,5
Population density2573 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+10,6%
Higher education aged 20+2%
Matric aged 20+26,5%
Number of households4,229
Average household size5
Female headed households52,2%
Formal dwellings90,9%
Housing owned/paying off30,5%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage1%
Weekly refuse removal1,7%
Piped water inside dwelling7,5%
Electricity for lighting89,7%

Place names

Newcastle Municipality