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Nelson Mandela Bay
Metropolitan Municipality 299 from Census 2011

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Area: 1958.91 km²
Population: 1152115 (588.14 per km²)
Households: 324292 (165.55 per km²)

Gender People Percentage
Female 599121 52.00%
Male 552994 48.00%

Population group People Percentage
Black African 692731 60.13%
Coloured 271469 23.56%
White 165426 14.36%
Indian or Asian 12838 1.11%
Other 9650 0.84%

First language People Percentage
isiXhosa 612805 53.92%
Afrikaans 333442 29.34%
English 152988 13.46%
Other 11669 1.03%
Sign language 5117 0.45%
Sesotho 4827 0.42%
isiZulu 4537 0.40%
Setswana 3553 0.31%
isiNdebele 3180 0.28%
Sepedi 2296 0.20%
Tshivenda 913 0.08%
Xitsonga 829 0.07%
SiSwati 442 0.04%
Not applicable 15519

Made up of:

Name Type Population Area (km²)
Bethelsdorp Main Place 182012 36.62
Blue Horizon Bay Main Place 419 1.40
Clarendon Marine Main Place 2434 6.56
Colchester Main Place 2073 5.73
Despatch Main Place 39619 19.65
iBhayi Main Place 237799 36.06
KwaNobuhle Main Place 107474 23.48
Motherwell Main Place 140351 25.86
Nelson Mandela Bay NU Main Place 23542 1472.19
Port Elizaberth Main Place 312392 251.03
Uitenhage Main Place 103639 75.35
Woodridge Main Place 362 4.98