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Key Metrics

.AFRICA

ALL
Percentile
Total Domains21,52081.9
Latest Update+ 181.5
7 Day Avg890.9
Days Available8385.4
2019-10-20 07:00
Latest Update
Daily Breakdown - 2019-10-19
New to Zone+ 1185.2
Back in Zone+ 169.5
Removed from Zone- 1175.5
Net Zone Change+ 181.5
Top CountryKenya
Top RegistrarTucows Domains Inc.
Number Countries581.2
Number Registrars786.7
Avg Term (yrs)1.0070.9
Privacy (%)36.3616.6
2019-10-20 07:00
Summary
Overall to 2019-10-19
Top CountrySouth Africa
Top RegistrarTucows Domains Inc.
Number Countries12290
Number Registrars4533.8
Avg Term (yrs)1.1012.6
Privacy (%)19.3319.1
Sites Alexa 1M3382.5
Previous 30 days-153.7
Avg per 30 days188.4
Domains per site in 1M65237.2
2019-10-20 07:00
GEOGRAPHIC
Percentile
Total Domains21,52085
Latest Update+ 190
7 Day Avg896.5
Days Available83810
2019-10-20 07:00
Latest Update
Daily Breakdown - 2019-10-19
New to Zone+ 1191.5
Back in Zone+ 176.5
Removed from Zone- 1176.5
Net Zone Change+ 190
Top CountryKenya
Top RegistrarTucows Domains Inc.
Number Countries5100
Number Registrars7100
Avg Term (yrs)1.0084.2
Privacy (%)36.3643.2
2019-10-20 07:00
Summary
Overall to 2019-10-19
Top CountrySouth Africa
Top RegistrarTucows Domains Inc.
Number Countries122100
Number Registrars4586.5
Avg Term (yrs)1.1032.6
Privacy (%)19.3359.5
Sites Alexa 1M3390
Previous 30 days-154
Avg per 30 days197.7
Domains per site in 1M65240
2019-10-20 07:00
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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 Domains21,520
Backend ProviderDNS Africa
ICANN RegionAfrica
CountrySouth Africa
Delegated and Available (1)
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Hexonet
Namecheap
Instra
OnlyDomains
101domain
FranceDNS
Netim
Blacknight
Marcaria.com
Gandi.net
Regtons
EuroDNS
INWX
iwantmyname
Reg.com
Easyspace
Blacknight
OnlyDomains
Namecheap
Regtons
Instra
FranceDNS
Netim
Gandi.net
EuroDNS
101domain
INWX
iwantmyname
Reg.com
FranceDNS
Netim
Blacknight
OnlyDomains
101domain
Namecheap
Regtons
Instra
Gandi.net
EuroDNS
iwantmyname
Reg.com
2019-10-20 00:00
Registrar Domains %
Registrar Domains %
Tucows Domains Inc.327.3
Web4Africa Inc.218.2
Diamatrix C.C.218.2
1+1 Internet SE19.1
AFRIREGISTER S.A.19.1
1API GmbH19.1
Hosting Concepts B.V. d/b/a Openprovider19.1
note: figures above do not include Test or Registry Reserved domains
Total (from above)11100.0
Grand Total11100.0

Geographic Spread for 2019-10-19

.AFRICA

Country Domains %
Country Domains %
Kenya228.6
South Africa228.6
Nigeria114.3
Botswana114.3
Netherlands114.3
note: figures above do not include Proxy Whois / Test domains
Total (from above)763.6
Private/Proxy Whois436.4
Grand Total11100.0
Registrar Domains %
Registrar Domains %
Tucows Domains Inc.5,78826.9
Diamatrix C.C.2,81913.1
101domain GRS Limited1,4756.9
NameCheap, Inc.1,3096.1
Instra Corporation Pty Ltd.1,0935.1
Lexsynergy Limited1,0414.8
NETIM SARL9054.2
Gandi SAS7933.7
1API GmbH7743.6
Web4Africa Inc.6723.1
AFRIREGISTER S.A.4992.3
Key-Systems, LLC4111.9
Genious Communications SARL/AU3991.9
1+1 Internet SE3941.8
Domain Name Services (Pty) Ltd3661.7
Marcaria.com International, Inc.3541.6
Ascio Technologies, Inc. Danmark - Filial af Ascio technologies, Inc. USA3111.4
united-domains AG3031.4
AF Proxy Services Ltd1630.8
Gransy, s.r.o. d/b/a subreg.cz1580.7
Upperlink Limited1570.7
Nom-iq Ltd. dba COM LAUDE1490.7
Arcanes Technologies1450.7
MarkMonitor Inc.1430.7
Hosting Concepts B.V. d/b/a Openprovider1300.6
Nameshield SAS880.4
SafeNames Ltd.870.4
Ghana Dot Com Ltd.830.4
EuroDNS S.A.830.4
PSI-USA, Inc. dba Domain Robot680.3
SafeBrands SAS530.2
IP Twins SAS490.2
Kheweul.com SA430.2
BB-Online UK Limited360.2
CSL Computer Service Langenbach GmbH d/b/a joker.com290.1
NameWeb BVBA250.1
Blacknight Internet Solutions Ltd.230.1
Brandma.co Limited220.1
INWX GmbH + Co. KG160.1
Secura GmbH150.1
Realtime Register B.V.130.1
Ports Group AB120.1
COREhub, S.R.L.110.1
Variomedia AG dba puredomain.com4< 0.1
Whois Networks Co., Ltd.1< 0.1
note: figures above do not include Test or Registry Reserved domains
Total (from above)21,512100.0
Reserved/Testing8<0.1
- Reserved for billable transactions where Registry Operator acts as Registrar5
- Reserved for non-billable transactions where Registry Operator acts as Registrar3
Grand Total21,520100.0

Geographic Spread

.AFRICA

Country Domains %
Country Domains %
South Africa6,52537.6
France1,5789.1
United States1,0846.2
Panama9785.6
Nigeria7354.2
United Kingdom7314.2
Kenya6894.0
Morocco6813.9
New Zealand6703.9
Canada4762.7
Germany4172.4
Switzerland2321.3
Australia2261.3
United Arab Emirates1821.0
Mauritius1480.9
China1330.8
Czech Republic1090.6
Netherlands1070.6
Sweden980.6
Belgium930.5
Poland880.5
Ghana860.5
India690.4
Zimbabwe570.3
Côte d`Ivoire550.3
Ukraine550.3
Spain500.3
Senegal500.3
Tanzania, United Republic of470.3
Cameroon460.3
Burundi450.3
Namibia410.2
Botswana380.2
Austria350.2
Japan330.2
Luxembourg290.2
Chad290.2
Italy280.2
Uganda260.1
Korea, Republic of250.1
Rwanda240.1
Swaziland240.1
Burkina Faso220.1
Madagascar210.1
Portugal200.1
Benin200.1
Denmark200.1
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the190.1
Antigua and Barbuda180.1
Zambia170.1
Tunisia160.1
Ireland130.1
Hong Kong110.1
Monaco110.1
Russian Federation110.1
Malawi100.1
Norway100.1
Singapore90.1
Israel90.1
Brazil90.1
Finland90.1
Mozambique90.1
Saudi Arabia8< 0.1
Somalia8< 0.1
Togo8< 0.1
Liechtenstein8< 0.1
Cyprus8< 0.1
Gabon7< 0.1
Greece7< 0.1
Egypt6< 0.1
Ethiopia6< 0.1
Hungary6< 0.1
Afghanistan6< 0.1
Taiwan, Province of China6< 0.1
Malta5< 0.1
Congo5< 0.1
Lebanon5< 0.1
Bulgaria5< 0.1
Estonia5< 0.1
Angola4< 0.1
Romania4< 0.1
Algeria4< 0.1
Malaysia4< 0.1
Mexico4< 0.1
Turkey4< 0.1
Jersey4< 0.1
Philippines4< 0.1
Bosnia and Herzegovina3< 0.1
Mali3< 0.1
Seychelles3< 0.1
Slovakia3< 0.1
Guinea3< 0.1
Gibraltar3< 0.1
Colombia2< 0.1
Isle of Man2< 0.1
Virgin Islands, British2< 0.1
Curaçao2< 0.1
Guernsey2< 0.1
Indonesia2< 0.1
Lithuania2< 0.1
Uruguay2< 0.1
Réunion2< 0.1
Slovenia1< 0.1
Belarus1< 0.1
Jamaica1< 0.1
Argentina1< 0.1
Equatorial Guinea1< 0.1
Unknown1< 0.1
Kyrgyzstan1< 0.1
Comoros1< 0.1
Saint Kitts and Nevis1< 0.1
Thailand1< 0.1
Niger1< 0.1
Mauritania1< 0.1
Lesotho1< 0.1
Sudan1< 0.1
United States Minor Outlying Islands1< 0.1
New Caledonia1< 0.1
Pakistan1< 0.1
Gambia1< 0.1
Costa Rica1< 0.1
Croatia1< 0.1
Moldova, Republic of1< 0.1
note: figures above do not include Proxy Whois / Test domains
Total (from above)17,35480.6
Private/Proxy Whois4,15819.3
Reserved/Testing8<0.1
Grand Total21,520100.0