Currency

Botswanan pula (P), Lesotho loti (plural maloti, M), Malawian kwacha (MK), Mozambican metical (Mtc), Namibian dollar (N$), South African rand (R), Swazi lilangeni (plural emalangeni, E), Zambian kwacha (ZMW), Zimbabwean bond notes

If Southern Africa Were 100 People

  • 40 would be South African
  • 19 would be Mozambican
  • 14 would be Malawian
  • 11 would be Zambian
  • 9 would be Zimbabwean
  • 2 would be Namibian
  • 2 would be Botswanan
  • 2 would be from Lesotho
  • 1 would be Swazi

Language Spoken

English (official language in all countries except Mozambique), Portuguese (Mozambique), Afrikaans, many African languages

Percentage: Religion

  • 83% Christian
  • 7% Muslim
  • 10% other (including traditional African religions)

Population per Sq Km

  • Southern Africa: 28.186
  • Australia: 3.16
  • USA: 35
  • UK: 269

Population

133.453 million

Time

All Southern African countries are two hours ahead of GMT/UTC, except for Namibia, which is one hour ahead.