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Geography Statistics of Namibia

Namibia's Information

Flag of Namibia
Land Area 823,290 km2
Water Area 1,002 km2
Total Area 824,292km2 (#33)
Population 2,436,469 (#142)
Population Density 2.96/km2
Government Type Presidential Republic
GDP (PPP) $25.99 Billion
GDP Per Capita $11,800
Currency Dollar (NAD)
Largest Cities
  • Coastline: 976 miles (1,572 km)
  • Land Area:
    (land) 317,872 sq miles (823,290 sq km)
    (water) 387 sq miles (1,002 sq km)
    (TOTAL) 318,259 sq miles (824,292 sq km)

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  • Land Area: (all countries)
  • Land Divisions: There are 13 Regions in Namibia. They are Caprivi, Erongo, Hardap, Karas, Khomas, Kunene, Ohangwena, Okavango, Omaheke, Omusati, Oshana, Oshikoto and Otjozondjupa
  • Horizontal Width: 185 miles (297.72 km) from Luderitz east to Keetmanshoop
  • Vertical Length: 760.56 miles (1,224.01 km) from Ondangwa south to Oranjemund

    Note: Lengths and widths are point-to-point, straight-line measurements from a Mercator map projection, and will vary some using other map projections
  • Bordering Countries: (5) Angola, Botswana, South Africa, Zambia and Zimbabwe
  • Geographic Center: About 23.75 miles (38.22 km) northeast of Windhoek
  • Highest Point: Brandenburg (Konigstein) 8,550 ft. (2,606 m)
  • Lowest Point: Atlantic Ocean 0 m
  • Latitude and Longitude
  • Relative Location
This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.

Namibia Trivia

What is the Biggest Ethnic Group in Namibia?

The Ovambo tribe constitutes around half of the Namibian population, making it by far the largest in the country.

Ethnic Groups Of Namibia

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