Official Name: Republic of South Africa

Capitals: South Africa is the only country with 3 capitals – Pretoria, Cape Town, and Bloemfontein

Population: 44,344,136

Official Languages: Afrikaans, English, Nedebele, Pedi, Sotho, Swati, Tsonga, Tswana, Venda, Xhosa, Zulu

Predominant Religions: Christian, Muslim, Hindu, Animist

Official Name: Republic of Botswana

Capital: Gaborone

Population: 1,640,115

Official Languages: English (official), Setwana, local dialects

Predominant Religions: Animist, Christian