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01/01/2006
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Overview of Phokwane Local Municipality
The municipality consists of four areas i.e Jan Kempdorp, Hartswater, Ganspan and Pampierstad.

The municipality is rural in nature with large scale agriculture commercialized farming.

Municipal population size is about 61 321 people, with the following gender composition 29 827 males and 31 497 females.

UNEMPLOYMENT in Phokwane Municipality area is very high, while Agriculture and Government sectors are the main employers in the local economy.

The labour force is relatively unskilled and poorly educated, 21% of the population have grade 12 or higher education, while 32% have no schooling at all.

In total 67,7% of the population have some form of schooling and can be regarded as literate.
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Basic Services Providers
Electricity: Municipality and ESKOM
Solid Waste Removal: Municipality
Water & Sanitation: Municipality and Sedibeng Water in Pampierstad
2004 by Phokwane Local Municipality in the Northern Cape Province (Republic of South Africa)