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Namibia

  • President:Hage Geingob
  • Prime Minister:Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila
  • Capital city:Windhoek
  • Languages:Oshiwambo languages 48.9%, Nama/Damara 11.3%, Afrikaans 10.4% (common language of most of the population and about 60% of the white population), Otjiherero languages 8.6%, Kavango languages 8.5%, Caprivi languages 4.8%, English (official) 3.4%, other African languages 2.3%, other 1.7% note: Namibia has 13 recognized national languages, including 10 indigenous African languages and 3 Indo-European languages (2011 est.)
  • National statistics office
  • Total Population (millions):2.6 (2017)
  • GNI per Capita (US $):4,620.0 (2016)
  • Labor Force Participation - Total (%):59.9 (2017)
  • Sex Ratio (per 100 female):95.1 (2017)
  • Population Living Below $ 1.90 a Day (% of Population):22.6 (2009)