What is the second largest city in South Africa?

In 2021, the largest city in South Africa was Cape Town. The capital of Western Cape counted 3.4 million inhabitants, whereas South Africa’s second largest city was Durban (eThekwini Municipality), with 3.1 million inhabitants.

What is the second largest city in Africa?

List of city proper in Africa by population

Rank City Population
1 Kinshasa 14,950,000
2 Lagos 14,862,000
3 Cairo 9,908,788
4 Giza 8,800,000

Which is the dirtiest city in Africa?

Top 20 Dirtiest Cities in Africa (Most Polluted)

  • Bafoussam, Cameroon. …
  • Ile Ife, Nigeria. …
  • Abakaliki, Nigeria. …
  • Johannesburg – South Africa. …
  • Afikpo, Nigeria. …
  • Buchanan, Liberia. …
  • Yaounde, Cameroon. In Yaounde, Local residents engage in urban agriculture. …
  • Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Addis Ababa is the capital and largest city of Ethiopia.

Which is Africa’s largest city?

Which is the most beautiful city in South Africa?

Cape Town, South Africa’s second-largest city, ranks among the most beautiful in the world. With its larger-than-life mountain overlooking the City Bowl, harbour, white beaches and Robben Island beyond, this is a tourists’ playground.

Which is better Durban or Cape Town?

Cape Town comes out on top

Cape Town was deemed as the safest city of the three by Numbeo, as it scored significantly higher when it came to clean air and the quality of local healthcare. Durban, meanwhile, will be pleased to claim it has the best purchasing power of the lot.

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Is Cape Town better than Johannesburg?

Johannesburg – The old-age debate between Cape Town and Johannesburg seems to have been settled… well sort of. And Johannesburg has come out on top. … Johannesburg ranked 49 out of 100 cities in the 2021 Least and Most Stressful Cities Index, while Cape Town took 51st place.

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