Republic of Namibia


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Area: 823,144 sq km
Predominantly arid, semi-desert; the driest African land south of the equator.
Population: 2,212,037    Annual Growth: 1.94%
Capital: Windhoek
Urbanites: 38%


Peoples: 35 (6% unreached) All peoples
Unreached Peoples Prayer Card
Official language: English, though few speak it; most speak Afrikaans    Languages: 37 All languages


Largest Religion: Christian
Religion                 Pop % Ann Gr
Christians 2,022,687 91.44 1.7
Evangelicals 270,326 12.2 2.2

Challenges for Prayer

Missions are experiencing a time of growth as the need to re-reach many peoples in Namibia becomes apparent. Pray that they would minister in the power of the gospel, but also with sensitivity. Major missions are: AIM, YWAM, AoG, SIM.
     For an additional 6 Challenges for Prayer see Operation Worldbook, CD-ROM, or DVD-ROM.

More Information

The Operation World book, CD-ROM, and DVD-ROM provide far more information and fuel for prayer for the people of Namibia.