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Quick Fact
  • 26,785

  • 10,101

  • 25,7%

  • 85,7%

  • 87,9%

  • 68,8%

Margate is located in Hibiscus Coast local municipality, within the province of KwaZulu-Natal. (GPS coordinates: 30.8451 S, 30.3741 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population26,785
Young (0-14)18%
Working Age (15-64)65,8%
Elderly (65+)16,1%
Dependency ratio51,9
Sex ratio88,7
Population density917 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+1,3%
Higher education aged 20+25,7%
Matric aged 20+40,7%
Number of households10,101
Average household size2,4
Female headed households39,2%
Formal dwellings85,1%
Housing owned/paying off58,9%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage68,8%
Weekly refuse removal93,4%
Piped water inside dwelling85,7%
Electricity for lighting87,9%

Place names

Hibiscus Coast Municipality