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Key Metrics

.AFRICA

ALL
Percentile
Total Domains20,78979.7
Latest Update-1083.2
7 Day Avg-59.6
Days Available7785.4
2019-08-21 07:00
Latest Update
Daily Breakdown - 2019-08-20
New to Zone+ 1578
Back in Zone+ 886.4
Removed from Zone- 13192.9
Net Zone Change-1083.2
Top CountrySouth Africa
Top Registrar101domain GRS Limited
Number Countries479.2
Number Registrars985.2
Avg Term (yrs)1.0058.7
Privacy (%)53.3324.3
2019-08-21 07:00
Summary
Overall to 2019-08-20
Top CountrySouth Africa
Top RegistrarTucows Domains Inc.
Number Countries12189.2
Number Registrars4533.6
Avg Term (yrs)1.1012.9
Privacy (%)18.7219.8
Sites Alexa 1M4784.5
Previous 30 days+ 2490
Avg per 30 days291.9
Domains per site in 1M44255.3
2019-08-21 07:00
GEOGRAPHIC
Percentile
Total Domains20,78983
Latest Update-1081.6
7 Day Avg-55
Days Available7788.4
2019-08-21 07:00
Latest Update
Daily Breakdown - 2019-08-20
New to Zone+ 1593.2
Back in Zone+ 898.2
Removed from Zone- 131100
Net Zone Change-1081.6
Top CountrySouth Africa
Top Registrar101domain GRS Limited
Number Countries4100
Number Registrars9100
Avg Term (yrs)1.0075
Privacy (%)53.3364.7
2019-08-21 07:00
Summary
Overall to 2019-08-20
Top CountrySouth Africa
Top RegistrarTucows Domains Inc.
Number Countries121100
Number Registrars4586.4
Avg Term (yrs)1.1028.5
Privacy (%)18.7258.6
Sites Alexa 1M4789.7
Previous 30 days+ 2492
Avg per 30 days297.7
Domains per site in 1M44250
2019-08-21 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 Domains20,789
Backend ProviderDNS Africa
ICANN RegionAfrica
CountrySouth Africa
Delegated and Available (1)
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Hexonet
Namecheap
Instra
OnlyDomains
FranceDNS
Netim
101domain
Blacknight
Marcaria.com
Gandi.net
Regtons
EuroDNS
INWX
iwantmyname
Reg.com
1&1 IONOS
Easyspace
Blacknight
OnlyDomains
Namecheap
Regtons
Instra
FranceDNS
Netim
Gandi.net
EuroDNS
101domain
INWX
iwantmyname
1&1 IONOS
Reg.com
FranceDNS
Netim
Blacknight
OnlyDomains
101domain
Namecheap
Regtons
Instra
Gandi.net
EuroDNS
iwantmyname
1&1 IONOS
Reg.com
2019-08-22 00:00
Registrar Domains %
Registrar Domains %
101domain GRS Limited426.7
Tucows Domains Inc.426.7
1+1 Internet SE16.7
united-domains AG16.7
Diamatrix C.C.16.7
Domain Name Services (Pty) Ltd16.7
NameCheap, Inc.16.7
Web4Africa Inc.16.7
Hosting Concepts B.V. d/b/a Openprovider16.7
note: figures above do not include Test or Registry Reserved domains
Total (from above)15100.0
Grand Total15100.0

Geographic Spread for 2019-08-20

.AFRICA

Country Domains %
Country Domains %
South Africa342.9
Nigeria228.6
Germany114.3
United Kingdom114.3
note: figures above do not include Proxy Whois / Test domains
Total (from above)746.7
Private/Proxy Whois853.3
Grand Total15100.0
Registrar Domains %
Registrar Domains %
Tucows Domains Inc.5,66927.3
Diamatrix C.C.2,68012.9
101domain GRS Limited1,3706.6
NameCheap, Inc.1,2085.8
Instra Corporation Pty Ltd.1,1035.3
Lexsynergy Limited1,0355.0
NETIM SARL8774.2
Gandi SAS8153.9
1API GmbH7423.6
Web4Africa Inc.6233.0
AFRIREGISTER S.A.4632.2
Key-Systems, LLC4001.9
Genious Communications SARL/AU4001.9
1+1 Internet SE3901.9
Marcaria.com International, Inc.3681.8
Ascio Technologies, Inc. Danmark - Filial af Ascio technologies, Inc. USA3141.5
Domain Name Services (Pty) Ltd3081.5
united-domains AG2961.4
Gransy, s.r.o. d/b/a subreg.cz1580.8
Arcanes Technologies1450.7
Upperlink Limited1440.7
AF Proxy Services Ltd1440.7
Nom-iq Ltd. dba COM LAUDE1430.7
MarkMonitor Inc.1390.7
Hosting Concepts B.V. d/b/a Openprovider1230.6
Nameshield SAS860.4
SafeNames Ltd.860.4
Ghana Dot Com Ltd.790.4
EuroDNS S.A.780.4
PSI-USA, Inc. dba Domain Robot670.3
IP Twins SAS490.2
SafeBrands SAS450.2
Kheweul.com SA420.2
BB-Online UK Limited370.2
CSL Computer Service Langenbach GmbH d/b/a joker.com280.1
NameWeb BVBA250.1
Brandma.co Limited220.1
INWX GmbH + Co. KG170.1
Secura GmbH150.1
Realtime Register B.V.140.1
COREhub, S.R.L.110.1
Ports Group AB10< 0.1
Blacknight Internet Solutions Ltd.6< 0.1
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)20,779100.0
Reserved/Testing10<0.1
- Reserved for billable transactions where Registry Operator acts as Registrar7
- Reserved for non-billable transactions where Registry Operator acts as Registrar3
Grand Total20,789100.0

Geographic Spread

.AFRICA

Country Domains %
Country Domains %
South Africa6,48538.4
France1,5629.2
United States1,0486.2
Panama8985.3
United Kingdom7314.3
Morocco6894.1
Nigeria6663.9
New Zealand6553.9
Kenya6543.9
Germany4062.4
Canada4022.4
Australia2441.4
Switzerland2211.3
United Arab Emirates1651.0
China1350.8
Czech Republic1070.6
Netherlands1030.6
Mauritius1020.6
Sweden1010.6
Poland1010.6
Belgium920.5
Ghana760.4
India670.4
Ukraine550.3
Zimbabwe520.3
Spain490.3
Senegal480.3
Cameroon470.3
Côte d`Ivoire470.3
Tanzania, United Republic of460.3
Burundi440.3
Namibia420.2
Austria360.2
Botswana350.2
Japan340.2
Chad300.2
Luxembourg280.2
Italy270.2
Uganda250.1
Korea, Republic of250.1
Madagascar230.1
Portugal220.1
Rwanda220.1
Benin210.1
Swaziland210.1
Burkina Faso200.1
Denmark200.1
Antigua and Barbuda180.1
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the180.1
Zambia170.1
Ireland150.1
Russian Federation140.1
Monaco110.1
Hong Kong110.1
Norway90.1
Brazil90.1
Mozambique90.1
Malawi90.1
Israel90.1
Cyprus8< 0.1
Greece8< 0.1
Togo8< 0.1
Saudi Arabia8< 0.1
Singapore8< 0.1
Tunisia7< 0.1
Gabon7< 0.1
Finland6< 0.1
Congo6< 0.1
Ethiopia6< 0.1
Bulgaria6< 0.1
Taiwan, Province of China6< 0.1
Afghanistan6< 0.1
Estonia5< 0.1
Malta5< 0.1
Egypt5< 0.1
Angola5< 0.1
Lebanon5< 0.1
Somalia5< 0.1
Liechtenstein5< 0.1
Jersey4< 0.1
Philippines4< 0.1
Algeria4< 0.1
Malaysia4< 0.1
Hungary4< 0.1
Romania4< 0.1
Mexico4< 0.1
Turkey4< 0.1
Gibraltar3< 0.1
Bosnia and Herzegovina3< 0.1
Seychelles3< 0.1
Mali3< 0.1
Slovakia3< 0.1
Guinea3< 0.1
Uruguay2< 0.1
Colombia2< 0.1
Réunion2< 0.1
Virgin Islands, British2< 0.1
Isle of Man2< 0.1
Guernsey2< 0.1
Indonesia2< 0.1
Lithuania2< 0.1
Pakistan1< 0.1
Moldova, Republic of1< 0.1
Croatia1< 0.1
Curaçao1< 0.1
New Caledonia1< 0.1
Belarus1< 0.1
Jamaica1< 0.1
Argentina1< 0.1
Equatorial Guinea1< 0.1
Slovenia1< 0.1
Unknown1< 0.1
Kyrgyzstan1< 0.1
Comoros1< 0.1
Thailand1< 0.1
Niger1< 0.1
Lesotho1< 0.1
Sudan1< 0.1
Saint Kitts and Nevis1< 0.1
Mauritania1< 0.1
Gambia1< 0.1
United States Minor Outlying Islands1< 0.1
note: figures above do not include Proxy Whois / Test domains
Total (from above)16,89081.2
Private/Proxy Whois3,88918.7
Reserved/Testing10<0.1
Grand Total20,789100.0