SiSwati : Statistics SA and

Statistics SA and offer great insights into the demographics, and specifically, language usage within South Africa. We’ll be posting some of their interesting statistics that came to light during the Census 2011. SiSwati is one of South Africa’s minority languages, spoken by only 2.5% of South Africans, or just under 1.3-million people. It[…]

Swazi (Siswati): SA’s eleven official languages

Swazi (SiSwati) is one of South Africa’s eleven official languages, and we’re searching for insights into the history of the language, the Swazi people and in which particular regions it’s most prevalently spoken. Here is a brief extract from Encyclopedia of World Cultures regarding SiSwati. Identification: “Swazi” refers to the nation, tribe, or ethnic[…]