Free State
Province 4 from Census 2011

Area
129,825.16 km²
Population
2,745,590 (21.15 per km²)
Households
823,316 (6.34 per km²)

Gender

People Percentage
Female 1,416,623 51.60%
Male 1,328,967 48.40%

Population group

People Percentage
Black African 2,405,533 87.61%
White 239,026 8.71%
Coloured 83,844 3.05%
Indian or Asian 10,398 0.38%
Other 6,790 0.25%

First language

People Percentage
Sesotho 1,717,881 64.20%
Afrikaans 340,490 12.72%
isiXhosa 201,145 7.52%
Setswana 140,228 5.24%
isiZulu 118,126 4.41%
English 78,782 2.94%
Sign language 32,910 1.23%
Other 15,935 0.60%
isiNdebele 10,008 0.37%
Xitsonga 8,039 0.30%
Sepedi 7,395 0.28%
Tshivenda 2,592 0.10%
SiSwati 2,246 0.08%
Not applicable 69,813

Districts

Name Population Area (km²)
Fezile Dabi 488,036 20,667.97
Lejweleputswa 627,626 31,930.28
Mangaung 747,431 6,283.99
Thabo Mofutsanyane 736,238 33,269.19
Xhariep 146,259 37,673.74