Namibia REPUBLIC OF NAMIBIA



International Treaties
ARIPO
Berne Convention
Madrid Protocol
Paris Convention
PCT
WIPO
WTO

Problems
AIDS , health issues regarding mining
Poverty
Unemployment

Currency
Namibian Dollar

Dialing Code
264

Internet Domain
.na

Namibia
EDUCATION & EMPLOYMENT

Education
Compulsory free education for 10 years

Employment Majority
Agriculture, Industry, Services

INDUSTRY & TRADE

Main Exports
Diamonds, copper, gold, zinc, lead, uranium; cattle, processed fish, karakul skins

Main Imports
Foodstuffs; petroleum products and fuel, machinery and equipment, chemicals

Main Industries
Meatpacking, fish processing, dairy products; mining (diamonds, lead, zinc, tin, silver, tungsten, uranium, copper)

CULTURE

Languages
English, German, Afrikaans

Population
2 million (2009 estimate)

Religion
Mostly Christian

GEOGRAPHICS & CLIMATE

Capital
Windhoek

Climate
Dry and warm

Neighbouring Countries
Angola, Botswana, South Africa, Zambia

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