South Africa is a country located in Southern Africa.
A person from South Africa is a South African.
The capital city of South Africa is Pretoria (administrative); Cape Town (legislative); Bloemfontein (judicial).
South African Rand (ZAR) .
Languages of South Africa
South Africa has 48 languages, 39 actively spoken, 6 endangered and 3 extinct.
To explore the major languages in South Africa, click/hover on the highlighted parts of the map.
For a comprehensive list of all the languages in the country, go to the list of languages section.
Note: Please be aware that the map provided is designed to give you a general overview of the major languages in South Africa and should not be considered as a representation of the exact regions where each language is actively spoken.