Wolwekraal

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Wolwekraal
Wolwekraal is located in South Africa
Wolwekraal
Wolwekraal
 Wolwekraal shown within South Africa
Coordinates: 25°09′11″S 28°57′40″E / 25.153°S 28.961°E / -25.153; 28.961Coordinates: 25°09′11″S 28°57′40″E / 25.153°S 28.961°E / -25.153; 28.961
Country South Africa
Province Mpumalanga
District Nkangala
Municipality Dr JS Moroka
Area[1]
 • Total 4.88 km2 (1.88 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 7,426
 • Density 1,500/km2 (3,900/sq mi)
Racial makeup (2011)[1]
 • Black African 99.4%
 • Indian/Asian 0.2%
 • White 0.3%
 • Other 0.1%
First languages (2011)[1]
 • S. Ndebele 72.6%
 • Northern Sotho 15.7%
 • Sotho 3.5%
 • Zulu 2.5%
 • Other 5.8%

Wolwekraal (also known as Borolo) is a settlement in Nkangala District Municipality in the Mpumalanga province of South Africa, 14 km south-west of Mdutjana.

Demographics[edit]

Some 30% of the people speak siSwati, the language of neighbouring Swaziland, with 26% speaking isiZulu, 10.3% isiNdebele, 10,2% Northern Sotho and 11,6% Xitsonga.

The following statistics are from the 2001 census.

Language Population %
IsiNdebele 319 920 31.35%
IsiZulu 232 228 22.75%
Sepedi 161 338 15.81%
Afrikaans 75 294 7.38%
SiSwati 56 496 5.54%
Setswana 56 144 5.50%
Sesotho 42 474 4.16%
Xitsonga 31 624 3.10%
IsiXhosa 21 199 2.08%
English 17 705 1.73%
Other 3 514 0.34%
Tshivenda 2 654 0.26%

Gender[edit]

Gender Population %
Female 529 354 51.87%
Male 491 238 48.13%

Ethnic group[edit]

Ethnic group Population %
Black African 930 873 91.21%
White 78 292 7.67%
Coloured 8 741 0.86%
Indian/Asian 2 686 0.26%

Age[edit]

Age Population %
000 - 004 108 087 10.59%
005 - 009 114 037 11.17%
010 - 014 118 590 11.62%
015 - 019 118 041 11.57%
020 - 024 98 429 9.64%
025 - 029 88 106 8.63%
030 - 034 74 084 7.26%
035 - 039 69 442 6.80%
040 - 044 58 251 5.71%
045 - 049 47 903 4.69%
050 - 054 35 359 3.46%
055 - 059 25 013 2.45%
060 - 064 20 550 2.01%
065 - 069 14 314 1.40%
070 - 074 12 782 1.25%
075 - 079 7 302 0.72%
080 - 084 6 344 0.62%
085 - 089 2 273 0.22%
090 - 094 1 080 0.11%
095 - 099 420 0.04%
100 plus 185 0.02%

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Main Place Wolwekraal". Census 2011.