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Richtersveld
Local Municipality 363 from Census 2011

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Area: 9607.67 km²
Population: 11982 (1.25 per km²)
Households: 3543 (0.37 per km²)

Gender People Percentage
Male 6300 52.58%
Female 5682 47.42%

Population group People Percentage
Coloured 9178 76.60%
Black African 1568 13.09%
White 1013 8.45%
Other 165 1.38%
Indian or Asian 58 0.48%

First language People Percentage
Afrikaans 10028 87.00%
isiXhosa 705 6.12%
English 300 2.60%
Other 177 1.54%
Setswana 97 0.84%
Sesotho 92 0.80%
isiZulu 48 0.42%
Sepedi 25 0.22%
Sign language 18 0.16%
isiNdebele 17 0.15%
Xitsonga 11 0.10%
Tshivenda 6 0.05%
SiSwati 2 0.02%
Not applicable 456

Made up of:

Name Type Population Area (km²)
Alexander Bay Main Place 1736 9.25
Eksteenfontein Main Place 531 0.73
Grootderm Main Place 80 2.96
Khubus Main Place 948 0.88
Lekkersing Main Place 363 0.63
Muisvlakte Main Place 43 4.07
Port Nolloth Main Place 6092 30.32
Richtersveld Main Place 6 1484.13
Richtersveld NU Main Place 139 8071.12
Sanddrif Main Place 1854 2.70
Sendelingsdrif Main Place 192 0.99