Katutura Central

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Katutura Central is a constituency in the Khomas Region of Namibia, comprising the extensions 2–5 and 7–11 of the suburb Katutura. Katutura is a township within Windhoek that was founded by the then apartheid government of Namibia for black people in the 1950s, when the previous township, Old Location, was converted into the suburb Hochland Park. The majority of households in this constituency are headed by women. 74% of the employed residents work for other people (as gardeners or house keepers) instead of for companies. It had a population of 24,608 in 2011, up from 21,243 in 2001.