SOUTH AFRICA

FACTS

5 Facts

  1. The richest place in Africa
  2. the main language is English
  3. 48 million people live in South Africa
  4. 1 South African Rand (ZAR)= 100 Cents
  5. mainly Christians and Muslims


Geogarphy facts

geo facts

  1. Area: 1 219 090 square kilometer's
  2. Agriculture: 81.6 of total land area
  3. Arable land: 12.1 of total
  4. Irrigated land: 10.15 of arable land

intersting facts

  1. Exchange rate: see market indicators above right
  2. Real GDP growth rate 3.2
  3. South Africa is the second largest exporter of fruit in the world
  4. South Africa has the longest wine route in the world
  5. South Africa generates two-thirds of Africa's electricity