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Namibia  

Namibia, is a country located at Southern Africa, it has an area of 824,290 Km2,

Namibia, with a population of 2,369,000 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and it has a low population density, 3 people per km2.

The capital is Windhoek and its currency is Namibian dollars

Namibia is holding the 129 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2016 was 4,434 millions of euros4,908 millions of dollars, ( 44.83% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 1,908€ euros per inhabitant2,112$ dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Namibia, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.647 points in 2017, leaving it in 129th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Namibia are business, you must know it's in the 107th of the Doing Business ranking , which provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms.

In the tables at the bottom of the page, you can see more information about the economy and demography of Namibia, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Windhoek: Monthly Temp.
Windhoek: Monthly Rainfall
Namibia Economy
Comptes nationaux - Government
Annual GDP [+]201711,507M.€
Annual GDP [+]201713,000M.$
GDP per capita [+]20174,858€
GDP per capita [+]20175,488$
Debt [+]20164,434
Debt [+]20164,908
Debt (%GDP) [+]201644.83%
Debt Per Capita [+]20161,908€
Debt Per Capita [+]20162,112$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2016-901
Deficit (M.$) [+]2016-998
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-9.11%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20164,045.4
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20164,477.8
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2010710.5
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2010941.9
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201026.19%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201413.86%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2017389.2
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2017439.7
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20178.84%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201640.90%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20161,741€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20161,927$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2010341€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2010452$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014231€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014306$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2017164€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2017186$
Moody's Rating [+]08/11/2017Ba1
Fitch Rating [+]08/13/2018BB+
Corruption Index [+]201751
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2018100º
Fragile States Index [+]201570.8
Innovation Ranking [+]201797º
Labour
Human Capital Ranking [+]2016103º
Markets
US Dollar exchange rate [+]12/07/2018140,264.0000
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]12/05/2018-2.15%
Money Market
Key rates [+]11/06/20176.75%
Business
Doing Business [+]2019107º
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201115.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201637.0%
Trade
Exports [+]20173,738.8 M.€
Exports [+]20174,223.7 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201732.49%
Imports [+]20175,671.4 M.€
Imports [+]20176,406.9 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201749.28%
Trade balance [+]2017-1,932.6 M.€
Trade balance [+]2017-2,183.3 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2017-16.79%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]20173
Population [+]20172,369,000
Immigrant stock [+]201795,067
Remittance received (M.$) [+]201743.1
% Immigrant [+]20174.01%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]20178.4
Emigrant stock [+]2017190,132
% Emigrant [+]20178.03%
HDI [+]20170.647
Global Peace Ranking [+]201843º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201614º
Birth Rate [+]201629.18‰
Fertility Rate [+]20163.42
Crude death rate [+]20167.23‰
Life expectancy [+]201664.39
Number of homicides [+]2012388
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201216.93
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20161.57