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Key Metrics

.AFRICA

ALL
Percentile
Total Domains29,66985.5
Latest Update+ 1691.2
7 Day Avg683.5
Days Available1,4848.3
2021-07-27 09:30
Latest Update
Daily Breakdown - 2021-07-26
New to Zone+ 2988.2
Back in Zone+ 582.5
Removed from Zone- 1884
Net Zone Change+ 1691.2
Top CountryIceland
Top RegistrarNameCheap, Inc.
Number Countries986.4
Number Registrars1288.7
Avg Term (yrs)1.0063
Privacy (%)17.2410.6
2021-07-27 09:30
Summary
Overall to 2021-07-26
Top CountrySouth Africa
Top RegistrarTucows Domains Inc.
Number Countries13394.5
Number Registrars4835.6
Avg Term (yrs)1.1115
Privacy (%)22.5612.6
Sites Alexa 1M4589.7
Previous 30 days+ 593
Avg per 30 days192.4
Domains per site in 1M65965.4
2021-07-27 09:30
GEOGRAPHIC
Percentile
Total Domains29,66991.5
Latest Update+ 1698.2
7 Day Avg6100
Days Available1,48410
2021-07-27 09:30
Latest Update
Daily Breakdown - 2021-07-26
New to Zone+ 2996.5
Back in Zone+ 591.5
Removed from Zone- 1893.2
Net Zone Change+ 1698.2
Top CountryIceland
Top RegistrarNameCheap, Inc.
Number Countries9100
Number Registrars12100
Avg Term (yrs)1.0076.2
Privacy (%)17.2447.2
2021-07-27 09:30
Summary
Overall to 2021-07-26
Top CountrySouth Africa
Top RegistrarTucows Domains Inc.
Number Countries133100
Number Registrars4890
Avg Term (yrs)1.1144.7
Privacy (%)22.5653.1
Sites Alexa 1M45100
Previous 30 days+ 597.2
Avg per 30 days1100
Domains per site in 1M65985.7
2021-07-27 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 Domains29,669
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
Hexonet
Blacknight
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
2021-07-27 00:00
Registrar Domains %
Registrar Domains %
NameCheap, Inc.724.1
Domain Name Services (Pty) Ltd517.2
Tucows Domains Inc.413.8
Diamatrix C.C.310.3
AF Proxy Services Ltd26.9
AFRIREGISTER S.A.26.9
101domain GRS Limited13.4
Hosteur SARL13.4
Hosting Concepts B.V. d/b/a Openprovider13.4
NETIM SARL13.4
Web4Africa Inc.13.4
Instra Corporation Pty Ltd.13.4
note: figures above do not include Test or Registry Reserved domains
Total (from above)29100.0
Grand Total29100.0

Geographic Spread for 2021-07-26

.AFRICA

Country Domains %
Country Domains %
Iceland729.2
South Africa625.0
Nigeria312.5
Rwanda28.3
Kenya28.3
Tanzania, United Republic of14.2
France14.2
New Zealand14.2
Togo14.2
note: figures above do not include Proxy Whois / Test domains
Total (from above)2482.8
Private/Proxy Whois517.2
Grand Total29100.0
Registrar Domains %
Registrar Domains %
Tucows Domains Inc.7,23424.4
Diamatrix C.C.4,42214.9
NameCheap, Inc.2,8609.6
101domain GRS Limited1,9786.7
Domain Name Services (Pty) Ltd1,3844.7
Lexsynergy Limited1,3074.4
NETIM SARL1,2804.3
Instra Corporation Pty Ltd.9943.4
Gandi SAS9223.1
1API GmbH8732.9
Hosting Concepts B.V. d/b/a Openprovider7662.6
Key-Systems, LLC7192.4
Web4Africa Inc.6402.2
AFRIREGISTER S.A.5471.8
1+1 Internet SE4501.5
Genious Communications SARL/AU4171.4
Marcaria.com International, Inc.3601.2
united-domains AG3361.1
EuroDNS S.A.2140.7
AF Proxy Services Ltd1970.7
Ascio Technologies, Inc. Danmark - Filial af Ascio technologies, Inc. USA1930.7
Nom-iq Ltd. dba COM LAUDE1870.6
MarkMonitor Inc.1670.6
Arcanes Technologies1390.5
Upperlink Limited1220.4
PSI-USA, Inc. dba Domain Robot1090.4
Nameshield SAS1000.3
SafeNames Ltd.890.3
Ghana Dot Com Ltd.800.3
IP Twins SAS750.3
Gransy, s.r.o. d/b/a subreg.cz680.2
BB-Online UK Limited540.2
SafeBrands SAS540.2
Blacknight Internet Solutions Ltd.480.2
Hosteur SARL440.1
CSL Computer Service Langenbach GmbH d/b/a joker.com390.1
NameWeb BVBA310.1
INWX GmbH + Co. KG300.1
Kheweul.com SA260.1
Brandma.co Limited220.1
Realtime Register B.V.190.1
Crazy Domains FZ-LLC150.1
Ports Group AB150.1
Secura GmbH12< 0.1
COREhub, S.R.L.12< 0.1
Variomedia AG dba puredomain.com10< 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)29,662100.0
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 Total29,669100.0

Geographic Spread

.AFRICA

Country Domains %
Country Domains %
South Africa7,69633.5
Panama1,6627.2
France1,5806.9
Nigeria1,3655.9
United States1,3105.7
Kenya1,2285.3
United Kingdom9614.2
Morocco8773.8
Iceland8353.6
New Zealand7433.2
Canada5912.6
Germany5252.3
Belgium3841.7
Switzerland3831.7
United Arab Emirates2521.1
Netherlands1510.7
Ghana1250.5
Mauritius1140.5
Australia1120.5
China1010.4
Senegal980.4
Côte d`Ivoire970.4
Sweden970.4
Zimbabwe860.4
Poland830.4
Tanzania, United Republic of740.3
Spain710.3
Namibia630.3
Rwanda630.3
Cameroon620.3
Denmark600.3
Uganda590.3
Ireland520.2
Botswana480.2
Burkina Faso440.2
Austria440.2
Swaziland380.2
Benin370.2
Japan370.2
Italy360.2
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the320.1
Luxembourg290.1
Zambia280.1
India280.1
Czech Republic280.1
Ukraine260.1
Russian Federation260.1
Tunisia260.1
Togo240.1
Finland210.1
Antigua and Barbuda200.1
Malta200.1
Malawi190.1
Norway180.1
Burundi170.1
Chad170.1
Mali160.1
Portugal150.1
Singapore120.1
Estonia120.1
Cyprus120.1
Madagascar11< 0.1
Turkey11< 0.1
Monaco10< 0.1
Gabon10< 0.1
Liechtenstein10< 0.1
Egypt9< 0.1
Brazil8< 0.1
Hong Kong8< 0.1
Greece8< 0.1
Saudi Arabia8< 0.1
Congo8< 0.1
Ethiopia7< 0.1
Taiwan, Province of China7< 0.1
Lebanon7< 0.1
Hungary7< 0.1
Philippines7< 0.1
Romania6< 0.1
Guinea6< 0.1
Seychelles6< 0.1
Slovakia6< 0.1
Isle of Man6< 0.1
Israel6< 0.1
Jersey5< 0.1
Pakistan5< 0.1
Mozambique4< 0.1
Gibraltar4< 0.1
Malaysia4< 0.1
Slovenia4< 0.1
Mauritania4< 0.1
Algeria4< 0.1
Moldova, Republic of4< 0.1
Virgin Islands, British4< 0.1
Lithuania4< 0.1
Angola3< 0.1
Lesotho3< 0.1
Somalia3< 0.1
Niger3< 0.1
Bermuda3< 0.1
Jamaica3< 0.1
Gambia3< 0.1
Serbia2< 0.1
Guernsey2< 0.1
Afghanistan2< 0.1
Korea, Republic of2< 0.1
Colombia2< 0.1
Belarus2< 0.1
Uruguay2< 0.1
Sudan2< 0.1
Andorra2< 0.1
Indonesia1< 0.1
United States Minor Outlying Islands1< 0.1
Kazakhstan1< 0.1
Puerto Rico1< 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
Macedonia, the former Yugoslav Republic of1< 0.1
Bulgaria1< 0.1
Saint Kitts and Nevis1< 0.1
Qatar1< 0.1
Central African Republic1< 0.1
Equatorial Guinea1< 0.1
Unknown1< 0.1
Mexico1< 0.1
Thailand1< 0.1
Curaçao1< 0.1
Sierra Leone1< 0.1
Croatia1< 0.1
Latvia1< 0.1
Réunion1< 0.1
Cabo Verde1< 0.1
note: figures above do not include Proxy Whois / Test domains
Total (from above)22,97277.4
Private/Proxy Whois6,69022.5
Reserved/Testing7<0.1
Grand Total29,669100.0