The total surface area of Namibia consists of app. 824 268 km². Of this surface area about 15% were allocated as National Parks. In Namibia the total population counts to 2.1 million people (last official census). This calculates to 2.5 people per square kilometres.
More than 322 500 people live in Windhoek, the capital city of Namibia. The highest mountain is the ‘Königsstein’ in the Brandberg Mountain which is 2 573 meters in altitude. Namibia has only permanent rivers at its boarders. These rivers are the Kunene River, Okavango-, Kwando-, Linyanti-, Chobe- and Zambezi River which form the north western-, northern – and north-eastern boarders of Namibia. The southern boarder runs along the Orange- or Gariep River. Namibia’s neighbours are from the north clockwise Angola, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Botswana and South Africa. To the west of the country is the Atlantic Ocean.