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Key Metrics

.AFRICA

ALL
Percentile
Total Domains30,07385.4
Latest Update+ 2389.5
7 Day Avg1287.2
Days Available1,5718.3
2021-10-22 09:30
Latest Update
Daily Breakdown - 2021-10-21
New to Zone+ 4289.2
Back in Zone+ 887
Removed from Zone- 2787.7
Net Zone Change+ 2389.5
Top CountryIceland
Top RegistrarTucows Domains Inc.
Number Countries1090.4
Number Registrars1288
Avg Term (yrs)1.0058.7
Privacy (%)30.9513.9
2021-10-22 09:30
Summary
Overall to 2021-10-21
Top CountrySouth Africa
Top RegistrarTucows Domains Inc.
Number Countries13795.2
Number Registrars4834.8
Avg Term (yrs)1.1114.4
Privacy (%)22.8412.5
Sites Alexa 1M6189
Previous 30 days-202.7
Avg per 30 days191
Domains per site in 1M49362.7
2021-10-22 09:30
GEOGRAPHIC
Percentile
Total Domains30,07391.5
Latest Update+ 2396.5
7 Day Avg1296.5
Days Available1,57110
2021-10-22 09:30
Latest Update
Daily Breakdown - 2021-10-21
New to Zone+ 4296.5
Back in Zone+ 895
Removed from Zone- 2791.5
Net Zone Change+ 2396.5
Top CountryIceland
Top RegistrarTucows Domains Inc.
Number Countries10100
Number Registrars12100
Avg Term (yrs)1.0076.4
Privacy (%)30.9546.8
2021-10-22 09:30
Summary
Overall to 2021-10-21
Top CountrySouth Africa
Top RegistrarTucows Domains Inc.
Number Countries137100
Number Registrars4886.7
Avg Term (yrs)1.1144
Privacy (%)22.8454.1
Sites Alexa 1M61100
Previous 30 days-202.1
Avg per 30 days1100
Domains per site in 1M49378.5
2021-10-22 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 Domains30,073
Backend ProviderDNS Africa
ICANN RegionAfrica
CountrySouth Africa
Delegated and Available (1)
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Crazy Domains
Namecheap
Instra
OnlyDomains
101domain
Infomaniak
Netcetera
FranceDNS
Netim
Marcaria.com
Blacknight
Hexonet
Gandi.net
Regtons
AEserver
EuroDNS
iwantmyname
INWX
Njalla
Reg.com
Easyspace
OnlyDomains
Blacknight
Crazy Domains
Namecheap
Regtons
Instra
Infomaniak
Netcetera
FranceDNS
Netim
Hexonet
Gandi.net
AEserver
EuroDNS
101domain
iwantmyname
INWX
Njalla
FranceDNS
Netim
OnlyDomains
101domain
Blacknight
Crazy Domains
Namecheap
Regtons
Instra
Infomaniak
Netcetera
Gandi.net
Hexonet
AEserver
EuroDNS
iwantmyname
INWX
Njalla
2021-10-23 00:00
Registrar Domains %
Registrar Domains %
Tucows Domains Inc.1228.6
NameCheap, Inc.819.0
101domain GRS Limited614.3
Diamatrix C.C.37.1
Marcaria.com International, Inc.37.1
NETIM SARL37.1
Domain Name Services (Pty) Ltd24.8
Gandi SAS12.4
BB-Online UK Limited12.4
Hosting Concepts B.V. d/b/a Openprovider12.4
Genious Communications SARL/AU12.4
1API GmbH12.4
note: figures above do not include Test or Registry Reserved domains
Total (from above)42100.0
Grand Total42100.0

Geographic Spread for 2021-10-21

.AFRICA

Country Domains %
Country Domains %
Iceland827.6
United States517.2
South Africa413.8
Nigeria413.8
Australia310.3
Côte d`Ivoire13.4
Senegal13.4
United Kingdom13.4
Morocco13.4
Kenya13.4
note: figures above do not include Proxy Whois / Test domains
Total (from above)2969.0
Private/Proxy Whois1331.0
Grand Total42100.0
Registrar Domains %
Registrar Domains %
Tucows Domains Inc.7,08823.6
Diamatrix C.C.4,35214.5
NameCheap, Inc.3,07310.2
101domain GRS Limited2,0276.7
Domain Name Services (Pty) Ltd1,4404.8
NETIM SARL1,3834.6
Lexsynergy Limited1,3504.5
Instra Corporation Pty Ltd.1,0003.3
Hosting Concepts B.V. d/b/a Openprovider9753.2
Gandi SAS9383.1
1API GmbH8552.8
Key-Systems, LLC7342.4
Web4Africa Inc.6332.1
AFRIREGISTER S.A.5531.8
1+1 Internet SE4441.5
Genious Communications SARL/AU4231.4
Marcaria.com International, Inc.3901.3
united-domains AG3231.1
Nom-iq Ltd. dba COM LAUDE1950.6
Ascio Technologies, Inc. Danmark - Filial af Ascio technologies, Inc. USA1890.6
MarkMonitor Inc.1780.6
AF Proxy Services Ltd1770.6
Arcanes Technologies1430.5
EuroDNS S.A.1400.5
Upperlink Limited1330.4
PSI-USA, Inc. dba Domain Robot1140.4
Nameshield SAS1000.3
SafeNames Ltd.820.3
Ghana Dot Com Ltd.780.3
IP Twins SAS740.2
Gransy, s.r.o. d/b/a subreg.cz590.2
BB-Online UK Limited560.2
SafeBrands SAS520.2
Hosteur SARL490.2
CSL Computer Service Langenbach GmbH d/b/a joker.com410.1
Blacknight Internet Solutions Ltd.390.1
INWX GmbH + Co. KG280.1
NameWeb BVBA270.1
Kheweul.com SA210.1
Brandma.co Limited190.1
Realtime Register B.V.190.1
Crazy Domains FZ-LLC170.1
Ports Group AB15< 0.1
COREhub, S.R.L.13< 0.1
Secura GmbH12< 0.1
Variomedia AG dba puredomain.com11< 0.1
EnCirca, Inc.1< 0.1
Whois Networks Co., Ltd.1< 0.1
note: figures above do not include Test or Registry Reserved domains
Total (from above)30,064100.0
Reserved/Testing6<0.1
- Reserved for billable transactions where Registry Operator acts as Registrar3
- Reserved for non-billable transactions where Registry Operator acts as Registrar3
Not Processed3<0.1
Grand Total30,073100.0

Geographic Spread

.AFRICA

Country Domains %
Country Domains %
South Africa7,55032.5
Iceland1,5266.6
Nigeria1,4606.3
France1,3906.0
United States1,2935.6
Kenya1,2545.4
Panama1,1515.0
United Kingdom9924.3
Morocco9053.9
New Zealand7633.3
Canada5812.5
Germany5242.3
Belgium4912.1
Switzerland3791.6
United Arab Emirates2070.9
Netherlands1530.7
Côte d`Ivoire1230.5
Ghana1220.5
Mauritius1120.5
Australia1100.5
China1050.5
Sweden1040.4
Senegal1010.4
Zimbabwe870.4
Poland850.4
Tanzania, United Republic of830.4
Ireland770.3
Spain690.3
Uganda690.3
Rwanda690.3
Cameroon640.3
Denmark620.3
Namibia560.2
Burkina Faso530.2
Botswana490.2
Benin440.2
Austria410.2
India390.2
Japan380.2
Swaziland370.2
Zambia360.2
Italy360.2
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the310.1
Russian Federation290.1
Togo280.1
Tunisia270.1
Czech Republic270.1
Luxembourg260.1
Finland230.1
Norway220.1
Malta210.1
Antigua and Barbuda200.1
Ukraine200.1
Gabon190.1
Malawi190.1
Burundi170.1
Chad170.1
Portugal160.1
Mali150.1
Singapore140.1
Cyprus130.1
Estonia120.1
Turkey120.1
Madagascar120.1
Liechtenstein10< 0.1
Egypt10< 0.1
Congo10< 0.1
Guinea9< 0.1
Monaco9< 0.1
Hong Kong9< 0.1
Ethiopia8< 0.1
Greece8< 0.1
Saudi Arabia8< 0.1
Taiwan, Province of China7< 0.1
Bulgaria7< 0.1
Hungary7< 0.1
Philippines7< 0.1
Romania7< 0.1
Lebanon7< 0.1
Slovakia7< 0.1
Pakistan6< 0.1
Israel6< 0.1
Brazil6< 0.1
Gibraltar6< 0.1
Seychelles6< 0.1
Isle of Man6< 0.1
Lithuania5< 0.1
Jersey5< 0.1
Mauritania5< 0.1
Algeria4< 0.1
Malaysia4< 0.1
Mozambique4< 0.1
Slovenia4< 0.1
Niger3< 0.1
Moldova, Republic of3< 0.1
Jamaica3< 0.1
Somalia3< 0.1
Unknown3< 0.1
Bermuda3< 0.1
Sudan2< 0.1
Colombia2< 0.1
Afghanistan2< 0.1
Korea, Republic of2< 0.1
Curaçao2< 0.1
Uruguay2< 0.1
Sri Lanka2< 0.1
Thailand2< 0.1
Andorra2< 0.1
Virgin Islands, British2< 0.1
Angola2< 0.1
Serbia2< 0.1
Belarus2< 0.1
Gambia2< 0.1
Lesotho2< 0.1
Guernsey2< 0.1
Saint Kitts and Nevis1< 0.1
Macedonia, the former Yugoslav Republic of1< 0.1
Equatorial Guinea1< 0.1
Central African Republic1< 0.1
Indonesia1< 0.1
Réunion1< 0.1
Mexico1< 0.1
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines1< 0.1
Latvia1< 0.1
Sierra Leone1< 0.1
Croatia1< 0.1
Argentina1< 0.1
Unknown1< 0.1
Cabo Verde1< 0.1
Montenegro1< 0.1
United States Minor Outlying Islands1< 0.1
Kazakhstan1< 0.1
Puerto Rico1< 0.1
Qatar1< 0.1
Chile1< 0.1
Sao Tome and Principe1< 0.1
Unknown1< 0.1
Costa Rica1< 0.1
Bosnia and Herzegovina1< 0.1
Armenia1< 0.1
note: figures above do not include Proxy Whois / Test domains
Total (from above)23,20277.1
Private/Proxy Whois6,86522.8
Reserved/Testing6<0.1
Not Processed3<0.1
Grand Total30,076100.0