Capital: Pretoria (executive), Bloemfontein (judicial), Cape Town (legislative)
Largest city: Johannesburg
Official languages: Afrikaans, English, Ndebele, Northern Sotho, Sotho, Swazi, Tsonga, Tswana, Venda, Xhosa and Zulu.
President: Jacob Zuma
Area: Total 1,221,037 km2 
Population: 2015 estimate: 54,956,900[4] 
Currency: South African rand (ZAR)
Time zone: SAST (UTC+2)
Calling code: +27
Internet TLD: .za