Sooth Africae

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Coat o airms o Sooth Africae
Banner Coat o airms
Motto: "!ke e: ǀxarra ǁke(ǀXam)
"Unity in Diversity"
Anthem: Naitional anthem o Sooth Africae
Location o  Sooth Africae  (dark blue)

– in Africa  (light blue & dark grey)
– in the African Union  (light blue)

Caipital
Largest city Coat of Arms of Johannesburg.svg Johannesburg (2006)[2]
Offeecial leids
Ethnic groups ([3] [Note 1])
Demonym Sooth African
Government Constitutional pairliamentary republic
 -  Preses Jacob Zuma
 -  Deputy Preses Kgalema Motlanthe
 -  NCOP chairman Mninwa J. Mahlangu
 -  Speaker o the Naitional Assembly Max Sisulu
 -  Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng
Legislatur Pairliament
 -  Upper hoose National Cooncil o Provinces
 -  Lawer hoose Naitional Assembly
Independence frae the Unitit Kinrick
 -  Union 31 Mey 1910 
 -  Statute of Westminster 11 December 1931 
 -  Republic 31 Mey 1961 
Aurie
 -  Total 1,221,037 km2 (25th)
471,443 sq mi 
 -  Watter (%) negligible
Population
 -  2013 estimate 52,981,991[4] (25t)
 -  2011 census 51,770,560[3]:18
 -  Densitie 42.4/km2 (169t)
109.8/sq mi
GDP (PPP) 2014 estimate
 -  Total $623.201 billion[5] (25t)
 -  Per capita $11,914[5] (82nt)
GDP (nominal) 2014 estimate
 -  Total $371.211 billion[5] (33rd)
 -  Per capita $7,096[5] (83rd)
Gini (2009) 63.1[6]
vera heich
HDI (2013) Increase 0.629
medium · 121st
Currency Sooth African rand (ZAR)
Time zone SAST (UTC+2)
Drives on the left
Cawin code +27
Internet TLD .za

The Republic o Sooth Africae is a kintra locate on the soothren neb o the African continent. It haes mairches wi Namibie, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Mozambique an Swaziland. Lesotho is an enclave haily surroondit bi Sooth African laund. It wis originailly a colony ae the Unitit Kinrick.

Notes[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. The Census 2011 household questionnaire describes the groups shown here as population groups, asking in respect of each household member "How would (name) describe him/herself in terms of population group?".

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "The Constitution". Constitutional Court of South Africa. Retrieved 3 September 2009. 
  2. "Principal Agglomerations of the World". Citypopulation.de. Retrieved 30 October 2011. 
  3. 3.0 3.1 Census 2011: Census in brief. Pretoria: Statistics South Africa. 2012. ISBN 9780621413885. Retrieved 12 January 2013. 
  4. "Mid-year population estimates 2013" (PDF). Statistics South Africa. Retrieved 21 July 2013. 
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 "South Africa". International Monetary Fund. Retrieved 2013-10-27. 
  6. "Gini Index". World Bank. Retrieved 2 March 2011.