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Quick Fact
  • 2,862

  • 722

  • 6%

  • 0,6%

  • 95,9%

  • 0%

Dzingahe means 'a place of stones', and it is a Venda word. (GPS coordinates: 22.9122 S, 30.522 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population2,862
Young (0-14)33,3%
Working Age (15-64)57,2%
Elderly (65+)9,4%
Dependency ratio74,7
Sex ratio79,4
Population density1340 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+13,3%
Higher education aged 20+6%
Matric aged 20+27,1%
Number of households722
Average household size4
Female headed households56,2%
Formal dwellings96,8%
Housing owned/paying off94%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage0%
Weekly refuse removal0,3%
Piped water inside dwelling0,6%
Electricity for lighting95,9%

Place names

Thulamela Municipality