Northern Province, SL

Province of South Africa

Northern Province Quick Facts

Population : 5,852,553
Country : South Africa
Different from : province
Office held by head of government : Premier of Limpopo
Area : 125754 km2
Official name : Limpopo
Easternmost point : Point(31.88383 -23.98459)
Northernmost point : Point(29.65442 -22.12503)
Legislative body : Limpopo Legislature
Named for : Limpopo River
Altitude : 1373 meters
Capital : Polokwane
Establishment : January 01, 1994 (27 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC+02:00
Local time : 18:00:57 (21st January 2021)

  • Ngoako Ramathlodi , 22 April, 2004 7 May, 1994 - African National Congress
  • Cassel Mathale , 18 July, 2013 3 March, 2009 - African National Congress
  • Sello Moloto , 2 March, 2009 26 April, 2004 - African National Congress
  • Stanley Mathabatha , 18 July, 2013 - African National Congress

  • Mopani District Municipality
  • Sekhukhune District Municipality
  • Vhembe District Municipality
  • Capricorn District Municipality
  • Waterberg District Municipality

Year Population Method
2001 5,273,637 sample
2011 5,404,868 census
2016 5,799,090 sample
2020 5,852,553 estimation process

Northern, Northern Province, Province du Nord

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