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Angola

Angola
  • Capital

    Capital

    Luanda

  • Local time

    Local time

    19:45

  • Population

    Population

    13.07 m

  • Driving side

    Driving side

    Right

  • Calling code

    Calling code

    +244

  • Currency

    Currency

    Kz AOA (kwanza)

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Angola

Angola
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  • Capital

    Capital

    Luanda

  • Local time

    Local time

    19:45

  • Population

    Population

    13.07 m

  • Driving side

    Driving side

    Right

  • Calling code

    Calling code

    +244

  • Currency

    Currency

    Kz AOA (kwanza)

  • Average Salary

    Average Salary

    $ 2 650

  • Petrol price

    Petrol price

    € 0.76 pl

  • Precipitation

    Precipitation

    1 010mm /year

Geography & travel

  • Country Area

    Country Area

    1 246 700 km2

  • Protected Area

    Protected Area

    7%

  • Forest Area

    Forest Area

    46%

  • Agricultural area

    Agricultural area

    47%

  • Annual air passengers

    Annual air passengers

    1.26 m

Population

  • Ethnicity

    Ethnicity

    Ovimbundu - 37 %
    Kimbundu - 25 %
    Bakongo - 13 %

  • Religion

    Religion

    indigenous - 47 %
    Roman Catholic - 38 %
    Protestant - 15 %

  • Literacy rates

    Literacy rates

    66.0%

  • Languages

    Languages

    Portuguese
    Bantu and other African languages

  • Armed Forces

    Armed Forces

    117 000

  • Murders

    Murders

    10 per 100k

  • Alcohol consumption

    Alcohol consumption

    7.6 l/person

  • Diabetes

    Diabetes

    4.1%

  • Malaria

    Malaria

    124%

  • Tuberculosis

    Tuberculosis

    370 per 100k

  • HIV

    HIV

    1.9%

Economy

  • Industries

    Industries

    petroleum, diamonds, iron ore, phosphates, feldspar, bauxite, uranium, golf, cement

  • Agriculture

    Agriculture

    bananas, sugarcane, coffee, sisal, corn, cotton, cassava (manioc), tobacco, vegetables

  • Natural Resources

    Natural Resources

    petroleum, diamonds, iron ore, phosphates, copper, feldspar, gold, bauxite, uranium

  • Energy Import

    Energy Import

    -541%

  • Natural Resources

    Natural Resources

    petroleum, diamonds, iron ore, phosphates, copper, feldspar, gold, bauxite, uranium

  • Renewable Energy

    Renewable Energy

    50%

  • CO2 Emissions

    CO2 Emissions

    34 763kt

  • Ease of Business

    Ease of Business

    175 (Best=1, Worst=200)

  • ATMs per 100k people

    ATMs per 100k people

    21

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What not to do when visiting Angola

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Don't forget to shake hands when greeting new people - don't rush it, ask about family and other matters. Greet the eldest first.

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Street & Behavioral

Don't take pictures or use binoculars, maps, or GPS near government buildings, military installations or key infrastructure.

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Business & Communication

Don't disrespect government officials - it can lead to expulsion from the country.

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Did you know

Did you know?

Angola didn’t become independent from the Portuguese Empire until 1975.

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Business & Communication

Don't forget to bring a small gift when invited to someone's home - fruit, flowers or chocolates are fine.

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Street & Behavioral

Don't forget northern sections of Angola can be subject to flooding during the rainy season, November-April.

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Business & Communication

Don't drink tap water - it's not safe to drink, even in Luanda.

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Don't forget to check medical matters - cholera cases are common in Angola.

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