South Africa

Reuben Muraga

Size

The country is about 471,000sq miles and takes up the entire southern tip of Africa.

Population

The population is roughly 51 million people.

Education, military, and physical features

Economy

Size advantage

The South African economy is the second biggest in Africa next to Nigeria. Due to its large coast line they have openings to both the Atlantic and pacific for trade and a good climate for crops such as wheat and grain.