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Postal Code 0002 - Pretoria, Gauteng

Primary CityPretoria
Area of Postal Code 000218.3 km²
Male Population52,760 (51.2%)
Female Population50,311 (48.8%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +341.5%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +54.3%
Median Age25.8 years
Male Median Age26.5 years
Female Median Age25 years
Area Codes12
NeighborhoodsMuckleneuk, Pretoria Central, Sunnyside
Local TimeSaturday 12:30 PM
TimezoneSouth Africa Standard Time
Coordinates-25.759208084097526° / 28.193509250759156°
Related Postal Codes000000030006000700080009

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Postal Code 0002 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density1,273 / km²2,488 / km²3,645 / km²5,624 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

0002 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 54.3% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code 0002+341.5%+126%+54.3%
South Africa+111.9%+48.1%+21.4%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code 0002 Median Age

Median Age: 25.8 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code 000225.8 years25 years26.5 years
Gauteng28.1 years28.2 years28.1 years
South Africa25.4 years26.3 years24.5 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 0002 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 52,8712,9195,790
85 Plus153399553
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 0002 Population Density

Population Density: 5,624 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code 0002103,07118.3 km²5,624 / km²
Gauteng13.5 million18,178.3 km²743.9 / km²
South Africa54.3 million1,219,846.5 km²44.5 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code 0002 Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1890 to 2100
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.


Business Distribution by neighborhood in 0002
 Pretoria Central: 44.9%
 Sunnyside: 18.6%
 Other: 36.5%

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in 0002
 Area Code 12: 80.7%
 Area Code 7: 10.7%
 Other: 8.5%

Business Concentration in Postal Code 0002

0002 Business Heat Map


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 19.8%
 Professional Services: 10.2%
 Industry: 8.6%
 Home Services: 7.3%
 Restaurants: 6.1%
 Medical: 5.8%
 Education: 5.3%
 Hotels & Travel: 5%
 Other: 31.8%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair854.10.8
Beauty salons624.00.6
Public administration843.40.8
Higher education (colleges and universities)553.50.5
Loan companies1253.41.2
Grocery stores and supermarkets943.80.9
General contractors573.70.6
Real estate523.70.5
Other accommodation704.00.7
Health and medical3603.93.5
Corporate management633.00.6
Lawyers legal834.10.8
Clothing stores963.90.9
Department stores433.80.4
Electronics stores754.00.7
Hardware stores494.00.5
Household appliances and goods563.90.5
Pharmacies and drug stores673.90.7

Business distribution by price for Postal Code 0002

 Inexpensive: 64.5%
 Moderate: 27.3%
 Expensive: 7.3%
 Very Expensive: 0.9%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Postal Code 0002 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code 00021,083,168 t10.5 t59,107 t/km²
Gauteng126,172,862 t9.33 t6,940 t/km²
South Africa358,473,407 t6.6 t293.9 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Postal Code 0002 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)1,083,168 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita10.5 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)59,107 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
DroughtMedium (5)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
2/28/198:56 PM4.969.8 km5,000 m6km WSW of Soweto, South Africausgs.gov
1/23/1811:47 AM4.468.9 km5,000 m4km WSW of Soweto, South Africausgs.gov
7/12/158:39 AM4.262.6 km5,000 m21km NW of Brits, South Africausgs.gov
11/17/1311:53 PM4.355.9 km5,000 m8km WSW of Johannesburg, South Africausgs.gov
12/18/097:12 AM4.252.4 km2,000 mSouth Africausgs.gov
4/28/063:50 AM3.863.6 km5,000 mSouth Africausgs.gov
1/24/061:13 AM3.655.5 km2,000 mSouth Africausgs.gov
12/24/006:46 AM4.162 km5,000 mSouth Africausgs.gov
4/25/985:50 PM4.532.6 km5,000 mSouth Africausgs.gov
2/29/969:34 PM4.441 km10,000 mSouth Africausgs.gov

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Primary City

Pretoria is a city in the northern part of Gauteng Province, South Africa. It is one of the country's three capital cities, serving as the seat of the executive branch of government. (Cape Town is the legislative capital and Bloemfontein the judicial..  ︎  Pretoria Wikipedia Page

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