South Africa: Main Facts

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South Africa Main Facts

Geographical

Location:
Southern Africa, at the southern tip of the continent of Africa.

Land Boundaries:
Botswana 1,840 km, Lesotho 909 km, Mozambique 491 km, Namibia 967 km, Swaziland 430 km, and Zimbabwe 225 km.

Languages:
11 official languages, including Afrikaans, English, Ndebele, Pedi, Sotho, Swazi, Tsonga, Tswana, Venda, Xhosa, and Zulu.

Currency:
South African Rand (ZAR)