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Key Metrics

.AFRICA

ALL
Percentile
Total Domains28,67585.2
Latest Update+ 152.3
7 Day Avg1588.7
Days Available1,3878
2021-04-21 09:30
Latest Update
Daily Breakdown - 2021-04-20
New to Zone+ 2885.7
Back in Zone+ 784.5
Removed from Zone- 3488.7
Net Zone Change+ 152.3
Top CountrySouth Africa
Top RegistrarTucows Domains Inc.
Number Countries1088.2
Number Registrars1388.4
Avg Term (yrs)1.0059.2
Privacy (%)35.7116.1
2021-04-21 09:30
Summary
Overall to 2021-04-20
Top CountrySouth Africa
Top RegistrarTucows Domains Inc.
Number Countries13193.4
Number Registrars4735.3
Avg Term (yrs)1.1012.6
Privacy (%)22.4814.3
Sites Alexa 1M6288.5
Previous 30 days+ 581
Avg per 30 days189.4
Domains per site in 1M46363
2021-04-21 09:30
GEOGRAPHIC
Percentile
Total Domains28,67590
Latest Update+ 155
7 Day Avg1596.5
Days Available1,38710
2021-04-21 09:30
Latest Update
Daily Breakdown - 2021-04-20
New to Zone+ 2898.2
Back in Zone+ 795
Removed from Zone- 3495
Net Zone Change+ 155
Top CountrySouth Africa
Top RegistrarTucows Domains Inc.
Number Countries10100
Number Registrars13100
Avg Term (yrs)1.0080.4
Privacy (%)35.7152.2
2021-04-21 09:30
Summary
Overall to 2021-04-20
Top CountrySouth Africa
Top RegistrarTucows Domains Inc.
Number Countries131100
Number Registrars4786.7
Avg Term (yrs)1.1044.7
Privacy (%)22.4853.1
Sites Alexa 1M62100
Previous 30 days+ 596
Avg per 30 days1100
Domains per site in 1M46369.2
2021-04-21 09:30
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Key Info

.AFRICA

String.AFRICA
TypeGeographic
StatusDelegated & Available
General Availability3rd July, 2017
Delegation Record11th February, 2017
NIC sitenic.africa
ICANN Agreement24th March, 2014
TLD Application1-1243-89583
Priority307
ApplicantZA Central Registry NPC trading as Registry.Africa
Total Domains28,675
Backend ProviderDNS Africa
ICANN RegionAfrica
CountrySouth Africa
Delegated and Available (1)
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Crazy Domains
Namecheap
Instra
OnlyDomains
101domain
Netcetera
Infomaniak
FranceDNS
Netim
Marcaria.com
Hexonet
Blacknight
Gandi.net
Regtons
EuroDNS
iwantmyname
INWX
Njalla
Reg.com
Easyspace
OnlyDomains
Blacknight
Crazy Domains
Namecheap
Regtons
Instra
Netcetera
Infomaniak
FranceDNS
Netim
Hexonet
Gandi.net
EuroDNS
101domain
iwantmyname
INWX
Njalla
FranceDNS
Netim
OnlyDomains
101domain
Blacknight
Crazy Domains
Namecheap
Regtons
Instra
Gandi.net
Netcetera
Infomaniak
Hexonet
EuroDNS
iwantmyname
INWX
Njalla
2021-04-21 00:00
Registrar Domains %
Registrar Domains %
Tucows Domains Inc.1035.7
Diamatrix C.C.414.3
Domain Name Services (Pty) Ltd310.7
Web4Africa Inc.27.1
Key-Systems, LLC13.6
NETIM SARL13.6
Ascio Technologies, Inc. Danmark - Filial af Ascio technologies, Inc. USA13.6
Lexsynergy Limited13.6
101domain GRS Limited13.6
1API GmbH13.6
Hosting Concepts B.V. d/b/a Openprovider13.6
Instra Corporation Pty Ltd.13.6
NameCheap, Inc.13.6
note: figures above do not include Test or Registry Reserved domains
Total (from above)28100.0
Grand Total28100.0

Geographic Spread for 2021-04-20

.AFRICA

Country Domains %
Country Domains %
South Africa527.8
Nigeria316.7
Kenya316.7
Ireland15.6
New Zealand15.6
Iceland15.6
Côte d`Ivoire15.6
France15.6
Italy15.6
Pakistan15.6
note: figures above do not include Proxy Whois / Test domains
Total (from above)1864.3
Private/Proxy Whois1035.7
Grand Total28100.0
Registrar Domains %
Registrar Domains %
Tucows Domains Inc.7,14724.9
Diamatrix C.C.4,41015.4
NameCheap, Inc.2,6009.1
101domain GRS Limited1,8976.6
Lexsynergy Limited1,2724.4
Domain Name Services (Pty) Ltd1,2604.4
NETIM SARL1,2074.2
Instra Corporation Pty Ltd.9893.4
Gandi SAS9173.2
1API GmbH9023.1
Key-Systems, LLC6782.4
Web4Africa Inc.6552.3
AFRIREGISTER S.A.5391.9
Hosting Concepts B.V. d/b/a Openprovider5061.8
1+1 Internet SE4471.6
Genious Communications SARL/AU4181.5
Marcaria.com International, Inc.3381.2
united-domains AG3301.2
AF Proxy Services Ltd2510.9
EuroDNS S.A.2140.7
Ascio Technologies, Inc. Danmark - Filial af Ascio technologies, Inc. USA1690.6
MarkMonitor Inc.1680.6
Nom-iq Ltd. dba COM LAUDE1650.6
Arcanes Technologies1400.5
Upperlink Limited1130.4
PSI-USA, Inc. dba Domain Robot1070.4
Nameshield SAS980.3
SafeNames Ltd.880.3
Ghana Dot Com Ltd.780.3
Gransy, s.r.o. d/b/a subreg.cz770.3
IP Twins SAS720.3
BB-Online UK Limited600.2
SafeBrands SAS540.2
Blacknight Internet Solutions Ltd.500.2
CSL Computer Service Langenbach GmbH d/b/a joker.com380.1
INWX GmbH + Co. KG310.1
NameWeb BVBA310.1
Kheweul.com SA310.1
Hosteur SARL290.1
Brandma.co Limited230.1
Ports Group AB150.1
Realtime Register B.V.150.1
Secura GmbH12< 0.1
COREhub, S.R.L.11< 0.1
Variomedia AG dba puredomain.com9< 0.1
Crazy Domains FZ-LLC6< 0.1
EnCirca, Inc.1< 0.1
note: figures above do not include Test or Registry Reserved domains
Total (from above)28,668100.0
Reserved/Testing7<0.1
- Reserved for billable transactions where Registry Operator acts as Registrar4
- Reserved for non-billable transactions where Registry Operator acts as Registrar3
Grand Total28,675100.0

Geographic Spread

.AFRICA

Country Domains %
Country Domains %
South Africa7,67034.5
Panama2,0609.3
France1,7037.7
United States1,3085.9
Nigeria1,2485.6
Kenya1,1695.3
United Kingdom9244.2
Morocco8713.9
New Zealand7313.3
Canada5892.7
Germany5052.3
Switzerland3691.7
United Arab Emirates2801.3
Belgium2651.2
Iceland1640.7
Netherlands1390.6
Ghana1130.5
Australia1130.5
China1010.5
Sweden980.4
Mauritius950.4
Senegal910.4
Zimbabwe840.4
Poland810.4
Côte d`Ivoire780.4
Tanzania, United Republic of670.3
Namibia620.3
Cameroon570.3
Uganda550.2
Rwanda550.2
Spain510.2
Botswana430.2
Austria410.2
Denmark390.2
Ireland380.2
Japan380.2
Burkina Faso380.2
Swaziland350.2
Italy340.2
Benin310.1
Ukraine300.1
India290.1
Luxembourg290.1
Zambia280.1
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the270.1
Russian Federation260.1
Czech Republic240.1
Tunisia230.1
Malawi220.1
Finland210.1
Antigua and Barbuda200.1
Norway190.1
Togo190.1
Chad170.1
Burundi160.1
Malta160.1
Mali140.1
Portugal140.1
Madagascar130.1
Singapore11< 0.1
Estonia11< 0.1
Turkey11< 0.1
Monaco10< 0.1
Hong Kong10< 0.1
Cyprus10< 0.1
Egypt9< 0.1
Congo9< 0.1
Liechtenstein9< 0.1
Greece8< 0.1
Saudi Arabia8< 0.1
Gabon8< 0.1
Ethiopia7< 0.1
Lebanon7< 0.1
Israel7< 0.1
Brazil7< 0.1
Seychelles6< 0.1
Taiwan, Province of China6< 0.1
Hungary6< 0.1
Pakistan6< 0.1
Philippines6< 0.1
Romania6< 0.1
Jersey5< 0.1
Slovakia5< 0.1
Mozambique4< 0.1
Gibraltar4< 0.1
Malaysia4< 0.1
Somalia4< 0.1
Algeria4< 0.1
Lesotho4< 0.1
Angola3< 0.1
Slovenia3< 0.1
Mauritania3< 0.1
Moldova, Republic of3< 0.1
Virgin Islands, British3< 0.1
Gambia3< 0.1
Lithuania3< 0.1
Bermuda3< 0.1
Jamaica3< 0.1
Guinea2< 0.1
Afghanistan2< 0.1
Isle of Man2< 0.1
Guernsey2< 0.1
Colombia2< 0.1
Belarus2< 0.1
Andorra2< 0.1
Sudan2< 0.1
Niger2< 0.1
Uruguay2< 0.1
Serbia2< 0.1
Costa Rica1< 0.1
Dominican Republic1< 0.1
Puerto Rico1< 0.1
Unknown1< 0.1
Macedonia, the former Yugoslav Republic of1< 0.1
Iran, Islamic Republic of1< 0.1
Central African Republic1< 0.1
Qatar1< 0.1
Bosnia and Herzegovina1< 0.1
Equatorial Guinea1< 0.1
Curaçao1< 0.1
Sierra Leone1< 0.1
Bulgaria1< 0.1
Saint Kitts and Nevis1< 0.1
Thailand1< 0.1
Comoros1< 0.1
Mexico1< 0.1
Kazakhstan1< 0.1
Croatia1< 0.1
Indonesia1< 0.1
United States Minor Outlying Islands1< 0.1
Chile1< 0.1
Cabo Verde1< 0.1
note: figures above do not include Proxy Whois / Test domains
Total (from above)22,22477.5
Private/Proxy Whois6,44422.5
Reserved/Testing7<0.1
Grand Total28,675100.0