South Africa is the southernmost country in Africa. It spans 1,221,037 km2. It has three different capital cities, Pretoria (administrative), Cape Town, (legislative), and Bloemfontein (judicial). South Africa has a population of fifty-six million people. Out of the eleven official languages, the three most spoken are Zulu, Xhosa, and Afrikaans. Due to it's proximity to the equator South Africa is quite a hot country mostly getting temperatures of 30-40 degrees celsius.