|Area:||144,255 km² (55,697 mi²)|
|Population:||68,244 (2001), 64,017 (1991)|
|Population density||0.6/km² (1.2/mi²)|
|Time Zone:||South African Standard Time: UTC+1|
Kunene (also known as Kaokoland) is one of the thirteen regions of Namibia and home to the Himba ethnic group. Compared to the rest of Namibia, it is relatively underdeveloped. This may be due to the mountainous inaccessible geography and the dryness that significantly hinders agriculture.
The largest town and capital is Opuwo.
Kunene's western edge is the shores of the Atlantic Ocean. In the north, it borders Angola's Namibe Province, and in the far eastern part of its northern edge it borders Cunene Province. Domestically, it borders the following regions: