Ibhayi

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Ibhayi
Ibhayi is located in South Africa
Ibhayi
Ibhayi
 Ibhayi shown within South Africa
Coordinates: 33°52′19″S 25°34′16″E / 33.872°S 25.571°E / -33.872; 25.571Coordinates: 33°52′19″S 25°34′16″E / 33.872°S 25.571°E / -33.872; 25.571
Country South Africa
Province Eastern Cape
Municipality Nelson Mandela Bay
Area[1]
 • Total 36.06 km2 (13.92 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 237,799
 • Density 6,600/km2 (17,000/sq mi)
Racial makeup (2011)[1]
 • Black African 98.6%
 • Coloured 0.9%
 • Indian/Asian 0.1%
 • White 0.1%
 • Other 0.3%
First languages (2011)[1]
 • Xhosa 91.5%
 • English 3.4%
 • Afrikaans 1.5%
 • Other 3.5%

Ibhayi is a large township near Port Elizabeth, South Africa.

Subdivisions[edit]

  • KwaZakele 1, 2, and 3
  • New Brighton
  • Soweto On Sea
  • Zwide 1, 2, 3, and 4
    are all part of Ibhayi.

The Ubuntu Education Fund is based in Zwide, and operates a community center which opened in 2010.[2]

Demographics (2011)[edit]

  • Area: 36.06 square kilometres (13.92 sq mi)
  • Population: 237,799: 6,594 inhabitants per square kilometre (17,080 /sq mi)
  • Households: 63,474: 1,760 per square kilometre (4,600 /sq mi)
Gender Population %
Female 124,569 52.38
Male 113,230 47.62
Race Population %
Black 234,531 98.63
White 230 0.1
Coloured 2,047 0.86
Asian 230 0.1

Source:[3]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1985 220,548 —    
1991 257,054 +16.6%
2001 255,826 −0.5%
2011 237,799 −7.0%
[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Main Place Ibhayi". Census 2011. 
  2. ^ Bixler, Lily (6 October 2010). "Local architects design South African community center". Half Moon Bay Review. 
  3. ^ "Main Place Ibhayi" Census 2011
  4. ^ Nelson Mandela Bay: Metropolitan Municipality & Main Places - Statistics & Maps on City Population