Namibia Country Code +264

Country calling code +264

Alpha-2 Code NA

Alpha-3 Code NAM

About Namibia

Namibia (/nəˈmɪbiə/ (About this soundlisten), /næˈ-/), officially the Republic of Namibia, is a country in Southern Africa. Its western border is the Atlantic Ocean; it shares land borders with Zambia and Angola to the north, Botswana to the east and South Africa to the south and east. Although it does not border Zimbabwe, less than 200 metres of the Zambezi River separates the two countries. Namibia gained independence from South Africa on 21 March 1990, following the Namibian War of Independence. Its capital and largest city is Windhoek. Namibia is a member state of the United Nations (UN), the Southern African Development Community (SADC), the African Union (AU), and the Commonwealth of Nations. The driest country in Sub-Saharan Africa, Namibia has been inhabited since early times by the San, Damara and Nama people. Around the 14th century, immigrating Bantu peoples arrived as part of the Bantu expansion. Since then, the Bantu groups, the largest being the Ovambo, have dominated the population of the country; since the late 19th century, they have constituted a majority...

Namibia Statistics

  • LAT/LONG: 22°57'56"S / 18°29'10"E
  • CAPITAL: Windhoek
  • POPULATION: 2,527,010
  • AREA: 823,290 Km2
  • GDP: $13,253,698,015
  • TELEPHONES: 171,000
  • INTERNET HOSTS: 78,280
  • INTERNET USERS: 127,500

How to Call Namibia from the US (or Canada)

Trying to call Namibia from the U.S. (or Canada)? These simple dialing directions will help you:

  • First dial 011, the U.S. (or Canada) exit code.
  • Next dial 264, the country code for Namibia.
  • Then dial the area code (1–3 digits — please see a sample calling code list below)
  • and finally the phone number (5–7 digits).

Travel in Namibia

  • LANGUAGES: Oshiwambo languages 48.9%, Nama/Damara 11.3%, Afrikaans 10.4% (common language of most of the population and about 60% of the white population), Otjiherero languages 8.6%, Kavango languages 8.5%, Caprivi languages 4.8%, English (official) 3.4%, other African languages 2.3%, other 1.7%
  • CURRENCY: Dollar (NAD)

    Type M South African plug

    • Mainly used in South Africa
    • 3 pins
    • Grounded
    • 15 A
    • 220 – 240 V
    • Socket compatible with plug type M

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