South Africa's Information
|Land Area||1,214,470 km2|
|Water Area||4,620 km2|
|Total Area||1,219,090km2 (#24)|
|Government Type||Parliamentary Republic|
|GDP (PPP)||$739.00 Billion|
|GDP Per Capita||$13,500|
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- Animal: African Elephant, Springbok
- Bird: Blue Crane
- Coat of Arms:
- Coat of Arms: The South African coat of arms contains elephant tusks encircling ears of wheat and a golden shield depicting Khoisan rock art.
A secretary bird rises above, symbolizing rebirth of the spirit.
- Flag of South Africa
- Flower: King protea
- Motto: "Unity in Diversity"
- Tree: Real yellowwood
South Africa Trivia
What is the Largest Ethnic Group in South Africa?
An estimated 80.48% of the population self-identifies as black South African making this the most populous ethnic group in the country.
Ethnic Groups of South Africa
What Kind of Fish Live in South Africa?
Some of the fish species that are native to South Africa include the plain squeaker, the sixgill hagfish, and the hyphen barb.