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District Municipality 101 from Census 2011

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Area: 31118.67 km²
Population: 391766 (12.59 per km²)
Households: 106781 (3.43 per km²)

Gender People Percentage
Female 197227 50.34%
Male 194539 49.66%

Population group People Percentage
Coloured 260850 66.58%
Black African 64110 16.36%
White 61527 15.71%
Other 3098 0.79%
Indian or Asian 2181 0.56%

First language People Percentage
Afrikaans 311829 83.67%
isiXhosa 31978 8.58%
English 14828 3.98%
Sesotho 4668 1.25%
Other 3043 0.82%
Setswana 2358 0.63%
Sign language 1146 0.31%
isiZulu 833 0.22%
isiNdebele 683 0.18%
Xitsonga 448 0.12%
Tshivenda 327 0.09%
Sepedi 322 0.09%
SiSwati 206 0.06%
Not applicable 19099

Made up of:

Name Type Population Area (km²)
Bergrivier Local Municipality 61897 4407.03
Cederberg Local Municipality 49768 8007.48
Matzikama Local Municipality 67147 12981.46
Saldanha Bay Local Municipality 99193 2015.37
Swartland Local Municipality 113762 3707.35