Encyclopedia > South Africa Temp

  Article Content

South Africa/Temp

This temporary page is being used to expand and convert the article South Africa over to the new format agreed to at Wikipedia:WikiProject Countries. Please feel free to add or edit anything on this page to help in the conversion process.
Click here to listen to official Name (english)

South Africa is a republic at the southern tip of Africa. It is bordered to the north by Namibia, Botswana and Zimbabwe, to the north-east by Mosambique[?] and Swaziland. Lesotho is contained entirely inside the borders of South Africa.

Afrika borwa
Republic of South Africa
coat of arms
(In Detail) (Full size)
National motto: Xxxxx
Official languages Afrikaans, English, Zulu, Xhosa, Swazi, Ndebele, Southern Sotho, Northern Sotho, Tsonga, Tswana and Venda
Capitals Cape Town (legislative) Pretoria (administrative) Bloemfontein (judicial)
President Thabo Mbeki
 - Total
 - % water
Ranked 24:th
1,219,912 km²
xx% / Negligible
 - Total (2002)
 - Density
Ranked 26:th
 - Declared
 - Recognised
(Event Xxxx)
May 31, 1910
Currency Rand
Time zone UTC +2
National anthems Nkosi Sikelel iAfrica (God Bless Africa)
Die Stem van Suid Afrika (The Call of South Africa)
Internet TLD.ZA
Calling Code27

Table of contents


Main article: History of South Africa


Main article: Politics of South Africa


Main article: Geography of South Africa


Main article: Economy of South Africa


Main article: Demographics of South Africa


Main article: Culture of South Africa[?]

DateEnglish NameLocal NameRemarks

Miscellaneous topics

External links

All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
  Featured Article

... helped moderate the downturn in economic growth in 1999 that investors had expressed concerns about over the summer of 1998, and the country posted moderate GDP growth. ...

This page was created in 40.1 ms