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Matzikama
Local Municipality 160 from Census 2011

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Area: 12,981.46 km²
Population: 67,147 (5.17 per km²)
Households: 18,835 (1.45 per km²)

Gender People Percentage
Male 33,624 50.08%
Female 33,523 49.92%

Population group People Percentage
Coloured 50,185 74.74%
White 9,968 14.85%
Black African 5,705 8.50%
Other 892 1.33%
Indian or Asian 397 0.59%

First language People Percentage
Afrikaans 59,913 91.82%
isiXhosa 2,293 3.51%
English 1,160 1.78%
Other 451 0.69%
Sign language 408 0.63%
Setswana 343 0.53%
Sesotho 287 0.44%
isiZulu 126 0.19%
isiNdebele 106 0.16%
Sepedi 58 0.09%
Tshivenda 44 0.07%
SiSwati 34 0.05%
Xitsonga 27 0.04%
Not applicable 1,897

Made up of:

Name Type Population Area (km²)
Bitterfontein Main Place 986 39.90
Doringbaai Main Place 1,260 1.79
Ebenheaser Main Place 1,305 0.68
Klawer Main Place 6,234 6.41
Kliprand Main Place 205 0.96
Koekenaap Main Place 1,551 1.59
Lutzville Main Place 5,232 2.33
Matzikama NU Main Place 23,881 12,891.21
Nuwerus Main Place 650 0.75
Rietpoort Main Place 970 2.59
Strandfontein Main Place 431 4.18
Vanrhynsdorp Main Place 6,272 5.99
Vredendal Main Place 18,170 23.08