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Namibia Population

Namibia is a country in Southern Africa borders Botswana to the east, South Africa to the south and east, Zambia and Angola to the north and Atlantic Ocean to the west. Namibia population in 2022 is estimated to be 2.63 million, covers country area of 825,615 sq km (318,772 sq mi), ranks thirty-fourth country by area and the one-hundred-forty-first most populous country in the world. Its capital and largest city is Windhoek, other popular cities are Rundu, Walvis Bay, Swakopmund, Oshakati, Rehoboth and Katima Mulilo. Country code is NAM, Population of Namibia in 2021 is estimated as 2.58 million, Life expectancy of Namibia is 60.58 years for male and 68.45 years for female.

Below table is the population of Namibia from 1960 to 2020:
YearPopulation
1960634,138
1965716,588
1970817,474
1975947,925
19801,057,723
19851,198,149
19901,432,899
19951,627,866
20001,794,583
20051,938,316
20102,118,877
20152,314,901
20202,540,916

Namibia population in 1960 is 634,138, by 1970 the population is increased by 183,336 totaling to 817,474, by 1980 the population is increased to 1,057,723, and by 1990 the total increase of 1,432,899 in 30 years from 1960 to 1990 resulting to 1,432,899. From 1990 to 2000, population increased by 361,684 to 1,794,583, and from 2000 to 2010 the population of Namibia increase by 324,294 with a change of 18.07 percent and increase of population from 2010 to 2020 by 422,039 with a change of 19.92 percent and make up to 2,540,916.

Source : worldbank

Namibia is divided into 13 regions:

RegionCapitalArea (sq km)Population (2011 census)
Kunene RegionOpuwo115,26086,856
Omusati RegionOutapi26,551243,166
Oshana RegionOshakati8,647176,674
Ohangwena RegionEenhana10,706245,446
Oshikoto RegionOmuthiya38,685181,973
Kavango West RegionNkurenkuru23,166107,905
Kavango East RegionRundu25,576115,447
Zambezi RegionKatima Mulilo14,78590,596
Erongo RegionSwakopmund63,539150,809
Otjozondjupa RegionOtjiwarongo105,460143,903
Omaheke RegionGobabis84,98171,233
Khomas RegionWindhoek36,964342,141
Hardap RegionMariental109,78179,507
Karas RegionKeetmanshoop161,51477,421


References

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