Coordinates: 12°30′S 18°30′E / 12.500°S 18.500°E / -12.500; 18.500

Republic o Angolae

República de Angola   (Portuguese)
Emblem o Angolae
  • Virtus Unita Fortior  (Laitin)
  • (Inglis: "Virtue is stranger whan unitit")
Anthem Angola Avante
Onwarts Angolae
Location o  Angolae  (dark blue) in the African Union  (light blue)
Location o  Angolae  (dark blue)

in the African Union  (light blue)

Caipital Luanda
8°50′S 13°20′E / 8.833°S 13.333°E / -8.833; 13.333
Lairgest ceety capital
Offeecial leids Portuguese
Co-offeecial leids
  • Kongo
  • Kimbundu
  • Umbundu
Ethnic groups
36% Ovimbundu
25% Ambundu
13% Bakongo
22% ither African
2% Mestiço
1% Cheenese
1% European
Demonym(s) Angolan
Govrenment Unitar dominant-pairty presidential constitutional republic
•  Preses
João Manuel Gonçalves Lourenço
•  Vice Preses
Bornito de Sousa
Legislatur Naitional Assemmly
•  Portuguese colonisation
•  Unthirldom frae Portugal, unner Communist rule
11 November 1975
•  Unitit Naitions full membership
22 November 1976
•  Current constitution
21 Januar 2010
• Total
1,246,700 km2 (481,400 sq mi) (22nt)
• Water (%)
• 2014 census
• Density
20.69/km2 (53.6/sq mi) (199t)
GDP (PPP) 2017 estimate
• Total
$193.935 billion[2] (64th)
• Per capita
$6,881[2] (107t)
GDP (nominal) 2017 estimate
• Tot
$122.365 billion[2] (61st)
• Per capita
$4,342[2] (91st)
Gini (2009) 42.7[3]
HDI (2015) Increase 0.564[4]
medium · 150t
Currency Kwanza (AOA)
Time zone UTC+1 (WAT)
Drivin side richt
Cawin code +244
ISO 3166 code AO
Internet TLD .ao

Angolae, offeecially the Republic o Angolae (Portuguese: República de Angola, pronounced: [ʁɛˈpublika de ɐ̃ˈɡɔla]; Kongo: Repubilika ya Ngola), is a kintra in sooth-central Africae bordered bi Namibie on the sooth, Democratic Republic o the Congo on the north, an Zambie on the east; its wast coast is on the Atlantic Ocean wi Luanda as its caipital ceety. The exclave province o Cabinda haes a border wi the Republic o the Congo an the Democratic Republic o the Congo. Angola wis a Portuguese owerseas territory frae the 16t century tae 1975. Efter independence, Angola wis the scene o an intense ceevil war frae 1975 tae 2002. The kintra is the seicont-lairgest petroleum an diamond producer in sub-Saharan Africae; housomeivver, its life expectancy an infant mortality rates are baith amang the wirst ranked in the warld.[5] In August 2006, a peace treaty wis signed wi a faction o the FLEC, a separatist guerrilla group frae the Cabinda exclave in the North, which is still active.[6] Aboot 65% o Angola's petroleum comes frae that region.

  1. 2014 population census (INE Angola) Archived 6 Mey 2016[Date mismatch] at the Wayback Machine.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 "Angola". International Monetary Fund.
  3. "Gini Index". World Bank. Archived frae the oreeginal on 9 February 2015. Retrieved 2 March 2011. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  4. "2016 Human Development Report" (PDF). United Nations Development Programme. 2016. Retrieved 21 March 2017.
  5. (in Inglis) Life expectancy at birth, (2009)
  6. (in Portuguese) Angola mantém presença militar reforçada em Cabinda, (4 June 2008)

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