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  • 2,435

  • 448

  • 2,8%

  • 2,7%

  • 6%

  • 0,9%

Mahlakwe is located in Umhlabuyalingana local municipality, within the province of KwaZulu-Natal. (GPS coordinates: 27.5122 S, 32.5187 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population2,435
Young (0-14)43,8%
Working Age (15-64)51,6%
Elderly (65+)4,6%
Dependency ratio93,7
Sex ratio83,9
Population density60 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+31,9%
Higher education aged 20+2,8%
Matric aged 20+17,3%
Number of households448
Average household size5,4
Female headed households56,6%
Formal dwellings59,4%
Housing owned/paying off29,8%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage0,9%
Weekly refuse removal0,2%
Piped water inside dwelling2,7%
Electricity for lighting6%

Place names

Umhlabuyalingana Municipality