Amathole
District Municipality 212 from Census 2011

Area
21,594.92 km²
Population
892,637 (41.34 per km²)
Households
237,776 (11.01 per km²)

Gender

People Percentage
Female 473,389 53.03%
Male 419,247 46.97%

Population group

People Percentage
Black African 868,017 97.24%
Coloured 13,133 1.47%
White 8,949 1.00%
Other 1,411 0.16%
Indian or Asian 1,126 0.13%

First language

People Percentage
isiXhosa 817,395 93.62%
English 19,647 2.25%
Afrikaans 18,230 2.09%
Sign language 5,164 0.59%
isiZulu 2,637 0.30%
Other 2,391 0.27%
Sesotho 2,069 0.24%
Sepedi 1,741 0.20%
isiNdebele 1,691 0.19%
Setswana 1,167 0.13%
Tshivenda 401 0.05%
SiSwati 345 0.04%
Xitsonga 250 0.03%
Not applicable 19,508

Local Municipalities

Name Population Area (km²)
Amahlathi 122,778 4,820.23
Great Kei 38,991 1,735.99
Mbhashe 254,909 3,169.45
Mnquma 252,390 3,270.24
Ngqushwa 72,190 2,240.91
Nkonkobe 127,115 3,626.18
Nxuba 24,264 2,731.92