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Metsweding District Municipality was, from 2000 till 18 May 2011, a district municipality in Gauteng province, South Africa. Metsweding, and its component local municipalities, was disestablished and absorbed into the Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality on the date of the 2011 municipal election.
The administrative seat of Metsweding was Bronkhorstspruit. The most spoken languages of its 159 861 people were IsiNdebele and Afrikaans (2001 Census).
Metsweding District Municipality Wikipedia
Metsweding was surrounded by:Waterberg (DC36) to the north
Nkangala (DC31) to the east
Ekurhuleni (East Rand) to the south-west
Bojanala Platinum (DC36) to the north-west
Tshwane (Pretoria) to the west, into which it was merged
The district contained the following local municipalities, which have also been abolished:
The following statistics are from the 2001 census.
Election results for Metsweding in the South African general election, 2004.Population 18 and over: 109 820 [68.70% of total population]
Total votes: 59 426 [37.17% of total population]
Voting % estimate: 54.11% votes as a % of population 18 and over