Embassy of the Republic of Angola - Belgrade, Serbia

People of Angola

Population

25.789.024 (2014 est.)
12.499.041 (Male)
13.289.983 (Female)

Age structure

0-14 years: 43.2% (male 4,206,929/female 4,043,618)
15-24 years: 20.5% (male 1,992,955/female 1,923,932)
25-54 years: 29.3% (male 2,822,164/female 2,777,147)
55-64 years: 4% (male 370,181/female 389,885)
65 years and over: 2.9% (male 259,637/female 301,658) (2014 est.)

Median age

total: 17.9 years; male: 17.7 years ; female: 18.1 years (2014 est.);

Population growth rate

2.78% (2014 est.);

Birth rate

38.97 births/1,000 population (2014 est.);

Death rate

11.67 deaths/1,000 population (2014 est.);

Net migration rate

0.47 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2014 est.);

Sex ratio

at birth: 1.05 male(s)/female
0-14 years: 1.04 male(s)/female
15-24 years: 1.04 male(s)/female
25-54 years: 1.02 male(s)/female
55-64 years: 1.02 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.86 male(s)/female
total population: 1.02 male(s)/female (2014 est.);

Infant mortality rate

total: 79.99 deaths/1,000 live births;
male: 83.74 deaths/1,000 live births;
female: 76.05 deaths/1,000 live births (2014 est.);

Life expectancy at birth

total population: 55.29 years;
male: 54.16 year;
female: 56.47 years (2014 est.);

Total fertility rate

5.43 children born/woman (2014 est.);

Nationality

noun: Angolan(s);

Ethnic groups

Ovimbundu 37%, Kimbundu 25%, Bakongo 13%, mestico (mixed European and native African) 2%, European 1%, other 22%;

Religions

indigenous beliefs 47%, Roman Catholic 38%, Protestant 15% (1998 est.);

Languages

Portuguese (official), Bantu and other African languages;

Literacy

definition: age 15 and over can read and write
total population: 70.4%
male: 82.6%
female: 58.6% (2011 est.)