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North West
Province 6 from Census 2011

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Area: 104881.67 km²
Population: 3509953 (33.47 per km²)
Households: 1062015 (10.13 per km²)

Gender People Percentage
Male 1779903 50.71%
Female 1730049 49.29%

Population group People Percentage
Black African 3152063 89.80%
White 255385 7.28%
Coloured 71409 2.03%
Indian or Asian 20652 0.59%
Other 10444 0.30%

First language People Percentage
Setswana 2191230 63.39%
Afrikaans 309867 8.96%
Sesotho 201153 5.82%
isiXhosa 190601 5.51%
Xitsonga 127146 3.68%
English 120041 3.47%
isiZulu 84835 2.45%
Sepedi 83999 2.43%
Other 60872 1.76%
isiNdebele 43988 1.27%
Tshivenda 16255 0.47%
Sign language 14924 0.43%
SiSwati 12091 0.35%
Not applicable 52949

Made up of:

Name Type Population Area (km²)
Bojanala District Municipality 1507505 18333.39
Dr Kenneth Kaunda District Municipality 695933 14642.24
Dr Ruth Segomotsi Mompati District Municipality 463815 43699.96
Ngaka Modiri Molema District Municipality 842699 28206.08