Johannesburg

South Africa

Fast Facts

36% GDP growth in 10 years
2nd largest economy in Africa
91% mobile penetration rate

Overview

Driven by surges of Internet and mobile use, Johannesburg has reached the frontier of tech innovation. South Africa has grown an average of 3% annually for the past decade. Home to 5.6M people and hundreds of startups, this beautiful South African cosmopolis is on the rise as one of Africa's top tech cities.