Angola

Angola's flagLocation: Southern Africa
Official name: Republic of Angola
Formation (date of independence / date current borders were established): 1975 / 1975
Capital city: Luanda
Population: 19 million / 39 people per sq mile (15 people per sq km)
Total land area: 481,351 square miles (1,246,700 square km)
Language(s) spoken: Portuguese (official language), Umbundu, Kimbundu, Kikongo
Main religions: Roman Catholic 68%, Protestant 20%, Indigenous beliefs 12%
Ethnic mix: Ovimbundu 37%, Kimbundu 25%,
Other 25%, Bakongo 13%
Government type: Presidential system
Currency: Readjusted kwanza = 100 lwei
Literacy rate: 70%
Calorie consumption (daily per person): 1949 kilocalories


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