KwaZulu-Natal (an aa referred tae as KZN or Natal an kent as "the gairden province"[4]) is a province o Sooth Africae that wis creatit in 1994 when the Zulu bantustan o KwaZulu ("Place o the Zulu" in Zulu) an Natal Province war merged.

KwaZulu-Natal

KwaZulu-Natali (in Zulu)
Motto(s): 
  • Masisukume sakhe
  • ("Let us rise an big")
Location o KwaZulu-Natal in Sooth Africae
Location o KwaZulu-Natal in Sooth Africae
KintraSooth Africae
Natalia Republic12 October 1839
Colony o Natal4 May 1843
Natal Province31 May 1910
KwaZulu-Natal27 April 1994
CapitalPietermaritzburg
Lairgest ceetyDurban
Destricts
Govrenment
 • TeepPairlamentary seestem
 • PremierSenzo Mchunu (ANC)
Area
[2]:9
 • Total94,361 km2 (36,433 sq mi)
Aurie rank7th in South Africa
Highest elevation
3,451 m (11,322 ft)
Lawest elevation
0 m (0 ft)
Population
 (2011)[2]:18[3]
 • Tot10,267,300
 • Estimate 
(2015)
10,919,100
 • Rank2nt in Sooth Africae
 • Density110/km2 (280/sq mi)
 • Density rank2nt in Sooth Africae
Population groups
[2]:21
 • Black African86.8%
 • Indian or Asian7.4%
 • White4.2%
 • Coloured1.4%
Leids
[2]:25
 • Zulu77.8%
 • Inglis13.2%
 • Xhosa3.4%
 • Afrikaans1.6%
Time zoneUTC+2 (SAST)
ISO 3166 codeZA-NL
Wabsteidwww.kwazulunatal.gov.za

ReferencesEedit

  1. "KZN Premier Zweli Mkhize resigns". Mail & Guardian. Retrieved 12 September 2013.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Census 2011: Census in brief (PDF). Pretoria: Statistics South Africa. 2012. ISBN 9780621413885.
  3. Mid-year population estimates, 2015 (PDF) (Report). Statistics South Africa. 31 July 2015. p. 3. Retrieved 11 August 2015.
  4. http://www.southafrica.info/about/geography/kwazulu-natal.htm#.U0ZMuuaSz58

Coordinates: 29°S 31°E / 29°S 31°E / -29; 31