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South Africa is a country in Southern Africa.
With 59.31 million people South Africa has the 25th highest population in the world.
With 2.41 births per women South Africa has a medium fertility rate in the international
comparison. According to the current population prospects of the United Nations
the population of South Africa in the year 2050 will rise to 75.52 million and in the year 2100 to 79.19 million. The life expectency in South Africa is 63.6 years.
South Africa has an area of 1.22 million sq. km and ranks 24th among all countries in the world.
The borderline with its neighboring countries totals 4,862 km. In addition, it has
a coastline (length between land and sea including islands) of 2,798 km.
The gross domestic product in the year 2020 was 301.92
billion US $ and ranks 40th among the world economies. The gross
domestic product per capita totals 5,091 US $ and is therefore in the in the middle in the international comparison. With a debt level of 45.4 % of the GDP South Africa ranks among the countries with a medium sized debt level. The unemployment rate in the year 2020 amounts to 28.7 %.
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