Name Statistics South Africa

On the South African version of this site, you'll find a database of names of people living in South Africa and various statistics concerning them. We compiled a list of the most common names in South Africa, one of the most common South African surnames and one of the most common South African first names.

We obtained these lists by analyzing 567678 names that we extracted from various social networks so the results are not 100% correct but should still be statistically relevant and paint a relatively clear picture.

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