Western Cape
Province 1 from Census 2011

Area
129,462.21 km²
Population
5,822,734 (44.98 per km²)
Households
1,634,000 (12.62 per km²)

Gender

People Percentage
Female 2,964,228 50.91%
Male 2,858,506 49.09%

Population group

People Percentage
Coloured 2,840,404 48.78%
Black African 1,912,547 32.85%
White 915,053 15.72%
Other 93,969 1.61%
Indian or Asian 60,761 1.04%

First language

People Percentage
Afrikaans 2,820,643 49.70%
isiXhosa 1,403,233 24.72%
English 1,149,049 20.25%
Other 127,117 2.24%
Sesotho 64,066 1.13%
isiZulu 24,634 0.43%
Setswana 24,534 0.43%
Sign language 22,172 0.39%
isiNdebele 15,238 0.27%
Xitsonga 9,152 0.16%
Sepedi 8,144 0.14%
Tshivenda 4,415 0.08%
SiSwati 3,208 0.06%
Not applicable 147,130

Districts

Name Population Area (km²)
Cape Winelands 787,490 21,472.67
Central Karoo 71,011 38,853.98
City of Cape Town 3,740,026 2,444.97
Eden 574,265 23,331.12
Overberg 258,176 12,240.78
West Coast 391,766 31,118.67