Govan Mbeki
Local Municipality 866 from Census 2011

Area
2,954.69 km²
Population
294,538 (99.68 per km²)
Households
83,874 (28.39 per km²)

Gender

People Percentage
Male 152,211 51.68%
Female 142,326 48.32%

Population group

People Percentage
Black African 237,190 80.53%
White 47,176 16.02%
Coloured 4,502 1.53%
Indian or Asian 4,406 1.50%
Other 1,264 0.43%

First language

People Percentage
isiZulu 138,312 47.39%
Afrikaans 46,412 15.90%
isiNdebele 22,494 7.71%
Sesotho 17,561 6.02%
isiXhosa 16,787 5.75%
English 14,903 5.11%
SiSwati 10,366 3.55%
Xitsonga 7,890 2.70%
Sepedi 7,042 2.41%
Other 3,978 1.36%
Setswana 3,551 1.22%
Tshivenda 1,409 0.48%
Sign language 1,131 0.39%
Not applicable 2,702

Main Places

Name Population Area (km²)
Bethal 60,779 51.94
Charl Cilliers 768 1.54
Embalenhle 118,889 19.65
Evander 10,166 23.78
Govan Mbeki NU 10,560 2,614.64
Kinross 15,246 6.45
Langverwag 50 2.72
Leandra 2,023 9.63
Lebohang 31,553 4.84
Leslie Gold Mines 456 20.48
Secunda 40,198 173.71
Trichardt 3,851 25.30