Vhembe
District Municipality 934 from Census 2011

Area
25,597.42 km²
Population
1,294,722 (50.58 per km²)
Households
335,276 (13.10 per km²)

Gender

People Percentage
Female 703,226 54.31%
Male 591,496 45.69%

Population group

People Percentage
Black African 1,271,709 98.22%
White 14,599 1.13%
Indian or Asian 5,267 0.41%
Coloured 1,833 0.14%
Other 1,314 0.10%

First language

People Percentage
Tshivenda 860,116 67.16%
Xitsonga 317,850 24.82%
Other 27,248 2.13%
Sepedi 20,498 1.60%
Afrikaans 16,818 1.31%
English 13,615 1.06%
Sesotho 13,180 1.03%
isiNdebele 3,721 0.29%
SiSwati 2,588 0.20%
isiZulu 1,770 0.14%
Sign language 1,279 0.10%
Setswana 1,269 0.10%
isiXhosa 738 0.06%
Not applicable 14,033

Local Municipalities

Name Population Area (km²)
Makhado 516,031 8,299.69
Musina 68,359 7,576.83
Mutale 91,870 3,886.14
Thulamela 618,462 5,834.70