- 2014 growth accelerated to 5.3% and should remain strong in coming years as new mines start production and exports grow.
- Political stability and prudent fiscal management have made Namibia attractive for investment but it must boost quality of education and training to improve skills and enhance competitiveness.
- Namibia must deepen reforms to get better value from agriculture and extend nonmineral diversification to create jobs and reinforce spatial inclusion.
|Area:||824,000 sq km|
|Total Population 2013:||2.3 Million|
|Urban Population 2013:||39.53%|
|Female Population 2013:||51.45%|
|GDP:||US$ 11.8 Billion|
|GNI Per Capita 2013:||US$ 5,610|
|Crude Birth Rate (per 1000):||26.03%|
|Human Development Index (rank / 187):||128|
|Human Development Index (scale 0 to 1):||0.608|
|Cumulative Approvals (1967-2013):||UA 373.9 Million|