Top Instagram Influencers and Instagram Users in South Africa in 2023
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Discover Top Ranked Influencers by Type and Category of Influence in South Africa. We've profiled South Africa's top influencers by number of followers and category so you can see how they're ranked. You can filter the ranking by selecting the country and category you're looking for. The ranking data will be updated every month.

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Top Instagram Influencers Ranking in South Africa Find out the most influential Instagram accounts with details on their number of followers from South Africa. We’re currently tracking a total of 503 influencers in South Africa with between 1,000 and 10m followers.

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# @Username Country/Region Topics Followers Engagement Rate
1 AB de Villiers
Sports Cricket 23.4M 2.05%
2 Refiloe Phoolo 🇿🇦
Entertainment and Music Sports Celebrity Music 6.1M 0.89%
3 Minnie Dlamini
Entertainment and Music Sports Celebrity Entertainment Music 5.2M 0.41%
4 F A F D U P L E S S I S
Sports Cricket 4.3M 7.16%
5 itukhune32🇿🇦
Sports Finance Upskilling Business and Finance Celebrities Design 1.1M 0.79%
6 Andile Mpisane
Sports 1M 4.85%
7 Jaco de Bruyn🇿🇦South Africa
Fitness and Health Sports 1M 0.30%
8 Kaizer Chiefs Football Club
Sports 823K 0.47%
9 Dewald Brevis
Sports Video Gaming 692.6K 24.49%
10 Orlando Pirates Football Club
Sports Soccer 619.7K 0.96%
11 SA Rugby
Sports 576.2K 1.80%
12 Midnight Sesh 🧸
Sports Entertainment and Music 556K 1.28%
13 Cricket South Africa
Sports Video Gaming Cricket 528.5K 0.20%
14 Mamelodi Sundowns F.C
Sports Soccer 480.3K 1.27%
15 Siphiwe Tshabalala
Sports Soccer 475.3K 0.80%
16 Kagiso Rabada
Sports Cricket 472.1K 3.58%
17 Zungu
Sports 403.7K 9.92%
18 Aiden Markram
Sports Modeling Actors 352.8K 18.57%
19 Greg Minnaar
Outdoor Activity Sports Personal Finance Riders Bikes Motorcycle Racing 349.4K 2.21%
20 Waleed Wayne Parnell
Sports Lifestyle 347.7K 3.75%
21 Francois Faf De Klerk
Sports 308K 5.26%
Sports Entertainment and Music Modeling Music Film, Music & Books Celebrities Humor 284K 0.20%
23 DONA👑
Entertainment and Music Sports Television 283.1K 3.23%
24 Brad Binder
Sports Riders Motorcycle Racing Film, Music & Books Nature & Outdoors 272.8K 4.04%
25 Graeme smith
Sports Cricket Music 261.7K 1.78%
26 Khama billiat
Entertainment and Music Sports Modeling 260.7K 5.50%
27 Chad Le Clos
Sports 238.8K 2.30%
28 Francois Hougaard
Fitness and Health Sports Music DJ 236.1K 3.20%
29 Handre Pollard
Sports Modeling 234.2K 3.62%
30 Bryan Habana
Sports Music 219.7K 0.99%
31 Jesse Kriel
Sports 216.4K 4.15%
32 Cape Town City FC
Sports Soccer 202.7K 1.07%
33 𝐒𝐚𝐧𝐝𝐢𝐥𝐞 𝐒𝐡𝐞𝐳𝐢
Funny Sports Entrepreneur Business Marketing 200.6K 3.96%
34 SuperSport United FC
Sports Soccer 178.5K 0.41%
35 Biance van Zyl
Sports 175.8K 0.84%
36 Ayanda Patosi
Sports 174.6K 4.80%
37 Cell C Sharks
Sports Personal Finance 173.2K 0.58%
38 Mido Ocho12
Sports Soccer 170K 0.75%
39 Makazole Mapimpi
Sports 163.6K 11.54%
40 Vino Snap
Sports Photography 154.3K 1.89%
41 Beth Neale
Outdoor Activity Sports 151.4K 8.60%
42 Rulani Mokwena
Sports 145.3K 4.86%
Sports Tennis 143.8K 1.04%
44 linda Motlhalo
Sports 143.5K 13.45%
45 Willie Le Roux
Sports 143.2K 2.90%
46 Ernie Els
Sports Personal Finance 142.1K 0.47%
47 Hendrick Ekstein
Sports Modeling Music 142K 4.72%
48 Kaizer Motaung
Sports 138K 1.70%
49 king Tau
Sports Soccer 137.3K 0.55%
50 CoachCricXI | Cricket Coaching
Sports 133.1K 13.40%
51 Dane Gudauskas 🌌
Sports Surfing 129.9K 1.51%
52 AmaZulu FC
Sports 128K 0.61%
53 Romeo
Sports Business and Finance Music 124.5K 3.37%
54 CJ Stander
Sports 119.4K 2.34%
55 Kevin Anderson
Sports Tennis 119.1K 1.47%
56 Teko Modise ❤
Sports 116.7K 3.10%
57 Steve Komphela
Sports Education Family Personal Finance 115.7K 2.71%
58 RoyalAM FC
Sports 115K 0.90%
59 Damian De Allende
Sports Soccer 114.1K 1.48%
60 Albie Morkel
Sports Photography Cricket 112K 5.80%
61 Suné Luus
Sports 107.9K 3.59%
62 Sibusiso Vilakazi
Sports 104.9K 1.40%
63 Marco Jansen
Sports 104.4K 9.89%
64 Captain Stacy
Sports 103.3K 5.39%
65 Wade Young
Outdoor Activity Sports Riders Bikes 102.6K 2.10%
66 DHL Stormers
Sports 102.1K 1.60%
67 Brandon Valjalo
Sports Skateboarding Snowboarding 100.5K 10.45%
68 Quincy
Sports 100.2K 4.33%
69 Libhongolethu Geza
Fitness and Health Sports 99.9K 4.09%
70 @juandrekruger
Sports Business and Finance 96.2K 0.14%
71 Sbu Nkosi
Sports 94.7K 8.50%
72 Elma Smit
Entertainment and Music Sports 90K 0.82%
73 Tabraiz Shamsi
Sports Cricket 88.6K 3.40%
74 Quinton Fortune
Sports Soccer Music 84.5K 0.70%
75 Josh briant
Sports 84.1K 11.61%
Nature Outdoor Activity Sports 82.2K 0.40%
77 Nobuhle Dlamini
Sports 81.2K 1.40%
78 Marizanne Kapp
Sports 78.9K 0.92%
79 Kelvin van der Linde
Sports Auto and Vehicles 78.1K 3.37%
Sports 76.6K 2.68%
81 Mpho Makola
Sports 74.4K 4.10%
82 [email protected]
Sports Cooking Health & Fitness 70.6K 0.30%
83 Louis Oosthuizen
Sports Athlete Creators & Celebrities 70.5K 1.00%
Fitness and Health Sports Bodybuilding Training 69.3K 1.27%
85 Tshegofatso Mabasa
Sports 67.9K 4.41%
86 schalkbrits
Sports Personal Finance 66.8K 2.04%
87 Ben Motshwari
Sports 65.7K 5.64%
88 Thulani Hlatshwayo
Sports Coaching Training 63K 3.00%
89 Shabnim Ismail
Sports 62.6K 1.27%
90 Grant Twiggy Baker
Sports Surfing 61.7K 1.50%
91 InstaArsenal
Sports 60.9K 0.49%
92 Rosko Specman
Sports 59.3K 2.40%
93 Stacey-lee May Queen of smoke
Auto and Vehicles Sports Modeling Entertainment Singer 57K 0.74%
94 SABC Sport
Sports Soccer 56.9K 0.10%
95 Cobus Reinach
Sports 56.7K 2.10%
96 Courtnall Skosan™
Sports Education Upskilling Personal Finance Music Coaching 56.6K 3.06%
97 juandejongh®
Tennis Sports 55.3K 2.00%
98 Lyle Lakay
Sports 54.5K 5.18%
99 Steven Odendaal
Sports 52.7K 39.22%
100 Gurthro Steenkamp
Outdoor Activity Sports Personal Finance 51.6K 0.42%
FAQ: Top Instagram Influencers in South Africa
Who is the most popular Instagram influencer in South Africa?
If you're curious about the leading Instagram influencers in South Africa, particularly the most followed accounts, our Influencer Discovery tool offers a free solution.
As of today, the most popular influencer from South Africa is @abdevilliers17 with 23.4M subscribers in South Africa.
The second most popular influencer on Instagram in South Africa is @casspernyovest. The @casspernyovest profile has 6.1M subscribers. Among other top-ranked Instagram profiles is @minniedlamini. @minniedlamini has 4.3M followers.
How to find top South Africa influencers on Instagram?
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