Key Indicators
Income Group Upper middle-income
Regional Group Africa
Population (Total) 2,540,916
GDP (current US$, millions) 24,132
GDP per capita, PPP (current international $) 9,537

Performance Overview

ISO3

NAM

Country

Namibia

Score

35.66

Rank

109

Technology

30.91

People

35.43

Governance

39.85

Impact

36.43

Strength / Weakness

Pillar: Technology 30.91
SCORERANK

Access

52.61 92

1. Mobile tariffs

48.3987

2. Handset prices

43.2185

3. Households with internet access

n/an/a

4. SMS sent by population 15-69

81.6830

5. Population covered by at least a 3G mobile network

89.71114

6. International internet bandwidth

0.0883

7. Internet access in schools

n/an/a

Content

13.75 124

1. GitHub commits

0.54105

2. Wikipedia edits

52.9563

3. Internet domain registrations

4.1362

4. Mobile apps development

n/an/a

5. AI scientific publications

11.12112

Future technologies

26.38 93

1. Adoption of emerging technologies

44.5271

2. Investment in emerging technologies

n/an/a

3. Robot density

n/an/a

4. Computer software spending

8.2388
Pillar: People 35.43
SCORERANK

Individuals

50.52 96

1. Active mobile broadband subscriptions

67.04108

2. ICT skills

n/an/a

3. Use of virtual social networks

29.52102

4. Tertiary enrollment

16.3990

5. Adult literacy rate

89.1261

Business

26.44 107

1. Firms with website

34.6086

2. GERD financed by business enterprise

13.6874

3. Professionals

17.9286

4. Technicians and associate professionals

22.9083

5. Annual investment in telecommunication services

68.78110

6. GERD performed by business enterprise

0.7875

Governments

29.32 98

1. Government online services

50.9196

2. Publication and use of open data

8.8293

3. Government promotion of investment in emerging tech

33.7476

4. R&D expenditure by governments and higher education

23.7967
Pillar: Governance 39.85
SCORERANK

Trust

29.26 98

1. Secure internet servers

42.8189

2. Cybersecurity

9.91124

3. Online access to financial account

48.7735

4. Internet shopping

15.5465

Regulation

38.76 119

1. Regulatory quality

38.1676

2. ICT regulatory environment

72.5587

3. Legal framework's adaptability to emerging technologies

35.7676

4. E-commerce legislation

n/an/a

5. Privacy protection by law content

47.34102

Inclusion

51.53 91

1. E-Participation

48.1598

2. Socioeconomic gap in use of digital payments

53.1773

3. Availability of local online content

37.76103

4. Gender gap in Internet use

n/an/a

5. Rural gap in uses of digital payments

67.0363
Pillar: Impact 36.43
SCORERANK

Economy

24.95 101

1. High-tech and medium-high-tech manufacturing

3.1196

2. High-tech exports

17.5169

3. PCT patent applications

44.7849

4. Growth rate of GDP per person engaged

40.53111

5. Prevalence of gig economy

39.5270

6. ICT services exports

4.28122

Quality of life

31.59 126

1. Happiness

27.30110

2. Freedom to make life choices

49.34117

3. Income inequality

10.16116

4. Healthy life expectancy at birth

39.57113

SDG Contribution

52.75 94

1. SDG 3: Good Health and Well-Being

55.7492

2. SDG 4: Quality Eduucation

n/an/a

3. Females employed with advanced degrees

24.1784

4. SDG 7: Affordable and Clean Energy

83.4738

4. SDDG 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities

47.62124

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