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  • 1,656

  • 290

  • 10,3%

  • 20,7%

  • 21,8%

  • 11,4%

Olakeni is located in Umhlabuyalingana local municipality, within the province of KwaZulu-Natal. (GPS coordinates: 27.531 S, 32.6035 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population1,656
Young (0-14)37,1%
Working Age (15-64)56,3%
Elderly (65+)6,6%
Dependency ratio77,7
Sex ratio97,3
Population density89 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+18%
Higher education aged 20+10,3%
Matric aged 20+25,4%
Number of households290
Average household size5,3
Female headed households46,2%
Formal dwellings51,2%
Housing owned/paying off36,2%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage11,4%
Weekly refuse removal3,1%
Piped water inside dwelling20,7%
Electricity for lighting21,8%

Place names

Umhlabuyalingana Municipality