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  • 2,201

  • 484

  • 1,6%

  • 1%

  • 43,3%

  • 1,4%

Silwane is located in Hibiscus Coast local municipality, within the province of KwaZulu-Natal. (GPS coordinates: 30.5946 S, 30.4492 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population2,201
Young (0-14)35,3%
Working Age (15-64)57,7%
Elderly (65+)7%
Dependency ratio73,4
Sex ratio88,2
Population density172 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+16,1%
Higher education aged 20+1,6%
Matric aged 20+21,3%
Number of households484
Average household size4,5
Female headed households57,1%
Formal dwellings48,8%
Housing owned/paying off77,9%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage1,4%
Weekly refuse removal1,9%
Piped water inside dwelling1%
Electricity for lighting43,3%

Place names

Hibiscus Coast Municipality