South Africa at a look

Land floor space

1 220 813 km2

Key financial sectors

Mining, transport, power, manufacturing, tourism and agriculture.

Inhabitants

Complete: 60,14 million
Male: 29,39 million (48,9%)
Feminine: 30,75 million (51,1%)

Official languages

English,  isiZulu,  isiXhosa,  isiNdebele,  Afrikaans,  Siswati,  Sepedi,  Sesotho, Setswana, Tshivenda and Xitsonga.

Foreign money

Rand (ZAR) – 100 cents equal one rand.

Time

GMT +2 hours.

Authorities

Constitutional multiparty democracy, with three spheres – native, provincial and nationwide authorities.

Capitals

Pretoria (administrative); Cape City (legislative); Bloemfontein (judicial). The Constitutional Court is positioned in Johannesburg.

Provinces

Eastern Cape
Free State
Gauteng
KwaZulu-Natal
Limpopo
Mpumalanga
Northern Cape
North West
Western Cape

Transportation

Wonderful roads, rail and air services (each home and worldwide). Public transport in main cities embrace the Gautrain between Johannesburg and Pretoria, and the Bus Rapid Transport System in main cities.

Telecommunications 

World-class infrastructure. Web and WiFi entry is extensively obtainable. The 4 main cellular (mobile) networks are VodacomMTNCell C and Telkom Mobile 

Well being

High-quality private and non-private healthcare is on the market all through the nation. Malaria precautions are needed in some areas.

Supply: Statistics South Africa’s Mid-year population estimates, 2021