Namibia

Census Results


1921-xx-xx 228,910
1936-xx-xx 320,450
1946-xx-xx 362,460
1951-05-08 439,080
1970-05-06 761,010
1981-08-26 1,033,000
1991-10-21 1,409,920
2001-08-27 1,830,330
2011-08-28 2,113,077

General Information


Official name the Republic of Namibia
Official name [native] the Republic of Namibia «English»
Capital Windhoek
Capital [native] Windhoek «English»
Region Southern Africa
ISO code NA
Statistical agency Namibia Statistics Agency

Name in Chinese 纳米比亚共和国
Name in Arabic جمهورية ناميبيا
Name in Spanish la República de Namibia
Name in Russian Республика Намибия
Name in French la République de Namibie

Administrative units

coderegioncapitalarea (sq.km.)population
1991-10-21
census
population
2001-08-27
census
population
2011-08-28
census
01CapriviKatima Mulilo14,78590,42279,82690,596
02ErongoSwakopmund63,57955,470107,663150,809
03HardapMariental109,78166,49568,24979,507
04KarasKeetmanshoop161,51461,16269,32977,421
05KavangoRundu48,742116,830202,694223,352
06KhomasWindhoek37,007167,071250,262342,141
07KuneneOutjo115,26064,01768,73586,856
08OhangwenaEenhana10,706179,634228,384245,446
09OmahekeGobabis84,98152,73568,03971,233
10OmusatiUutapi26,551189,919228,842243,166
11OshanaOshakati8,647134,884161,916176,674
12OshikotoOmuthiya38,685128,745161,007181,973
13OtjozondjupaOtjiwarongo105,460102,536135,384143,903
 total 825,6151,409,9201,830,3302,113,077
source: Namibia Statistics Agency.
note: regional results are final, data for constituencies are preliminary results.

Expanded administrative units

coderegion
constituency
capitalarea (sq.km.)population
1991-10-21
census
population
2001-08-27
census
population
2011-08-28
census
01CapriviKatima Mulilo14,78590,42279,82690,596
101KabbeKabbe2,155 14,96214,518
102Katima Mulilo Rural 1,952 14,56616,399
103Katima Mulilo UrbanKatima Mulilo 33 22,70428,362
104KongolaKongola 5,123 4,4195,658
105LinyantiLinyandi 3,809 13,98515,477
106SibbindaSibbinda1,713 9,19010,182
02ErongoSwakopmund63,57955,470107,663150,809
201ArandisArandis 13,490 7,59010,093
202DauresOkombahe17,752 10,28911,350
203KaribibKaribib 14,521 12,08413,320
204OmaruruOmaruru 8,425 7,1568,577
205SwakopmundSwakopmund 196 26,31044,725
206Walvis Bay Rural 9,134 16,29326,916
207Walvis Bay UrbanWalvis Bay 19 27,94135,828
03HardapMariental109,78166,49568,24979,507
301GibeonGibeon50,335 11,54112,122
302Mariental Rural 41,955 13,94615,308
303Mariental UrbanMariental5,919 13,10915,557
304Rehoboth Rural 288 7,5247,288
305Rehoboth Urban East 10,954 12,89118,035
306Rehoboth Urban West 326 9,23811,197
04KarasKeetmanshoop161,51461,16269,32977,421
401BersebaBerseba 31,744 9,06410,589
402KarasburgKarasburg 38,397 15,75816,470
403Keetmanshoop RuralAroab37,999 6,3997,219
404Keetmanshoop UrbanKeetmanshoop525 15,77719,447
405LuderitzLuderitz48,225 14,54213,859
406OranjemundOranjemund 4,623 7,7899,837
05KavangoRundu48,742116,830202,694223,352
501KahengeKahenge 8,726 30,90329,799
502KapakoKapako 6,205 26,26326,983
503MashareMashare 9,175 16,00715,688
504MpunguMpungu 8,235 18,66020,787
505MukweMukwe 5,571 27,25027,690
506NdiyonaNdiyona 8,120 19,56520,633
507Rundu Rural West 594 26,62338,281
508Rundu UrbanRundu 2,098 19,17320,953
509Rundu Rural East 18 18,25022,538
06KhomasWindhoek37,007167,071250,262342,141
601Tobias Hainyeko 2 34,34845,912
602Katutura Central 3 21,24324,608
603Katutura East 26 17,74518,501
604Khomasdal North 33 27,95043,921
605Soweto 2 13,86515,121
606Samora Machel 19 29,38250,110
607Windhoek East 19 17,67422,712
608Windhoek Rural 167 20,21222,254
609Windhoek West 36,485 42,20153,438
610Moses //Garoëb 209 25,64245,564
07KuneneOutjo115,26064,01768,73586,856
701EpupaEpupa23,518 13,12917,696
702KamanjabKamanjab17,105 6,4548,441
703KhorixasKhorixas21,269 11,50112,566
704OpuwoOpuwo25,723 20,89227,272
705OutjoOutjo7,464 9,15412,447
706SesfonteinSesfontein20,181 7,6058,434
08OhangwenaEenhana10,706179,634228,384245,446
801EenhanaEenhana 1,111 18,69021,089
802EndolaEndola 328 24,80425,591
803EngelaEngela 296 21,83224,271
804EpembeEpembe 1,810 14,86016,229
805OhangwenaOhangwena 170 17,88717,468
806OkongoOkongo 4,697 21,55125,698
807OmundaungiloOmundaungilo 597 8,1157,855
808OndobeOndobe 618 22,25323,954
809OngengaOngenga 498 21,70622,075
810OshikangoOshikango 320 25,22128,635
811OmulongaOmulonga261 31,46532,581
09OmahekeGobabis84,98152,73568,03971,233
901AminiusAminuis 13,028 12,39212,306
902GobabisGobabis 10,959 15,11920,993
903KalahariBuitenpos5,781 9,4437,611
904OtjineneOtjinene 12,283 7,7907,306
905OtjombindeOtjombinde 6,435 6,5606,851
906SteinhausenSteinhausen 19,000 9,60010,060
907EpukiroEpukiro17,495 7,1356,106
10OmusatiUutapi26,551189,919228,842243,166
1001AnamulengeAnamulenge 353 12,61713,410
1002ElimElim 444 10,85011,406
1003EtayiEtayi 643 35,13035,101
1004OgongoOgongo 805 19,61119,546
1005OkahaoOkahao 9,890 17,75117,548
1006OkalongoOkalongo 656 28,71930,609
1007OnesiOnesi 601 12,99513,149
1008OshikukuOshikuku 277 8,2999,093
1009OutapiOutapi 4,178 31,49636,934
1010RuacanaRuacana 983 11,20414,857
1011TsandiTsandi 5,363 27,04928,018
1012OtamanziOtamanzi2,358 13,12113,495
11OshanaOshakati8,647134,884161,916176,674
1101OkakuOkaku 224 20,35419,007
1102OkatanaOkatana 425 15,35214,801
1103OkatjaliOkatjali 557 2,8123,187
1104OmpundjaOmpundja465 4,4484,659
1105OndangwaOndangwa 209 31,69436,846
1106OngwedivaOngwediva 221 26,70034,065
1107Oshakati EastOshakati187 24,26927,227
1108Oshakati WestOshakati240 19,86220,676
1109UukwiyuUukwiyu 299 12,04712,092
1110UuvudhiyaUuvudhiya 5,819 4,3784,114
12OshikotoOmuthiya38,685128,745161,007181,973
1201EengodiEengodi 7,816 15,21721,732
1202GuinasOshivelo10,240 9,03310,730
1203OkankoloOkankolo 3,554 13,06515,831
1204OlukondaOlukonda 241 9,2269,559
1205OmunteleOmuntele 1,629 15,16016,865
1206Omuthiya Gwiipundi Omuthiya13,390 23,67426,183
1207OnayenaOnayena 442 15,45915,392
1208OniipaOniipa 372 24,73024,939
1209OnyaanyaOnyaanya 732 20,53620,902
1210TsumebTsumeb 272 14,90719,840
13OtjozondjupaOtjiwarongo105,460102,536135,384143,903
1301GrootfonteinGrootfontein 11,300 23,79324,878
1302OkahandjaOkahandja 5,856 18,07124,451
1303OkakararaOkakarara 14,669 21,82022,747
1304OmatakoOmatako 24,893 26,90817,619
1305OtaviOtavi 14,252 12,37812,488
1306OtjiwarongoOtjiwarongo 5,900 23,41231,813
1307TsumkweTsumkwe 28,590 9,0029,907
 total 825,6151,409,9201,830,3302,113,077
source: Namibia Statistics Agency.
note: regional results are final, data for constituencies are preliminary results.

Main cities

namepopulation
1991-10-21
census
population
2001-08-27
census
population
2011-08-28
census
latitude /
longitude
Windhoek147,056251,545322,500-22.61/17.05
Rundu19,36636,96461,900 
Walvis Bay..43,61161,300 
Swakopmund..25,44244,700 
Oshakati21,60328,25535,600 
Rehoboth21,43921,30828,800 
Katima Mulilo13,37722,13428,200 
Otjiwarongo15,92119,61428,000 
source: Namibia National Planning Commission, Namibia.
note: 2011 census results are preliminary numbers.