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Republic of Namibia
FlagCoat of arms
Motto: "Unity, Liberty, Justice"
Anthem: "Namibia, Land of the Brave"
Location of  Namibia  (dark blue)– in Africa  (light blue & dark grey)– in the African Union  (light blue)
Location of  Namibia  (dark blue)

– in Africa  (light blue & dark grey)
– in the African Union  (light blue)

Capital
and largest city
Windhoek
22°34.2′S17°5.167′E / 22.5700°S 17.086117°E / -22.5700; 17.086117
Official languagesEnglish
Recognised regional languagesAfrikaans
German
Rukwangali
Silozi
Setswana
Damara/Nama
Herero
Oshiwambo
Ethnic groups (2014)Ethnic groups:
DemonymNamibian
GovernmentUnitarypresidentialconstitutional republic
 - PresidentHage Geingob
 - Vice PresidentNickey Iyambo
 - Prime MinisterSaara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila
LegislatureParliament
 - Upper houseNational Council
 - Lower houseNational Assembly
Independence from South Africa
 - Constitution9 February 1990 
 - Independence21 March 1990 
Area
 - Total825,615 km2 (34th)
318,696 sq mi
 - Water (%)negligible
Population
 - 2011 census2,113,077[1]
 - Density2.54/km2 (235th)
6.6/sq mi
GDP (PPP)2014 estimate
 - Total$18.800 billion[2]
 - Per capita$8,577[2]
GDP (nominal)2014 estimate
 - Total$13.064 billion[2]
 - Per capita$5,961[2]
Gini (2009)59.7[3]
high
HDI (2013)Steady 0.624[4]
medium ·127th
CurrencyNamibian dollar (NAD)
Time zoneWAT(UTC+1)
 - Summer (DST)WAST (UTC+2)
Drives on theleft
Calling code+264
ISO 3166 codeNA
Internet TLD.na

Source: CIA World Factbook
Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of June 30, 2015


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