North West
Province 6 from Census 2011

Area
104,881.67 km²
Population
3,509,953 (33.47 per km²)
Households
1,062,015 (10.13 per km²)

Gender

PeoplePercentage
Male1,779,90350.71%
Female1,730,04949.29%

Population group

PeoplePercentage
Black African3,152,06389.80%
White255,3857.28%
Coloured71,4092.03%
Indian or Asian20,6520.59%
Other10,4440.30%

First language

PeoplePercentage
Setswana2,191,23063.39%
Afrikaans309,8678.96%
Sesotho201,1535.82%
isiXhosa190,6015.51%
Xitsonga127,1463.68%
English120,0413.47%
isiZulu84,8352.45%
Sepedi83,9992.43%
Other60,8721.76%
isiNdebele43,9881.27%
Tshivenda16,2550.47%
Sign language14,9240.43%
SiSwati12,0910.35%
Not applicable52,949

Districts

NamePopulationArea (km²)
Bojanala1,507,50518,333.39
Dr Kenneth Kaunda695,93314,642.24
Dr Ruth Segomotsi Mompati463,81543,699.96
Ngaka Modiri Molema842,69928,206.08
This site is developed by Adrian Frith. This site is not affiliated with Statistics South Africa, nor is it affiliated with my employer. Statistics South Africa is the source of the basic data, while the information displayed results from my own processing of the census data. Population statistics were obtained from the Census 2011 Community Profile Databases, and geographical areas were calculated from the Census 2011 GIS DVD.