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  • 2,069

  • 460

  • 2,2%

  • 1,5%

  • 5,9%

  • 0,7%

Makhaya is located in Umhlabuyalingana local municipality, within the province of KwaZulu-Natal. (GPS coordinates: 27.0619 S, 32.6506 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population2,069
Young (0-14)39,8%
Working Age (15-64)55,5%
Elderly (65+)4,7%
Dependency ratio80,2
Sex ratio82,1
Population density24 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+41,2%
Higher education aged 20+2,2%
Matric aged 20+23,9%
Number of households460
Average household size4,5
Female headed households53,4%
Formal dwellings71,5%
Housing owned/paying off65,7%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage0,7%
Weekly refuse removal0%
Piped water inside dwelling1,5%
Electricity for lighting5,9%

Place names

Umhlabuyalingana Municipality