Angola

Angola is located in Southern Africa, bordering the South Atlantic Ocean, between Namibia and Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Population (2014 est) – 19,088,106
Area – 774,800mi
Capital – Luanda

Ethnic Background

  • Ovimbundu - 37%
  • Kimbundu - 25%
  • Bakongo - 13%
  • Mestizo (mixed European and native African) - 2%
  • European - 1%
  • Other - 22%

Exports - crude oil, diamonds, refined petroleum products, coffee, sisal, fish and fish products, timber, cotton
Imports - machinery and electrical equipment, vehicles and spare parts; medicines, food, textiles, military goods

Life Expectancy (2014 est) – M 54 years, F 56 years
Infant Mortality (2014 est) - 79.99 deaths/1,000 live births

Adult Illiteracy Rate – 29.6%