Embassy of the Republic of Angola - Belgrade, Serbia

People of Angola

Population

28.359.634 (2017 est.)
13.408.218 (Male)
14.196.206 (Female)

Age structure

0-14 years: 48.07% (male 7,257,155/female 7,336,084)
15-24 years: 18.33% (male 2,701,123/female 2,863,950)
25-54 years: 27.95% (male 2,822,164/female 2,777,147)
55-64 years: 3.32% (male 446,085/female 540,452)
65 years and over: 2.32% (male 296,411/female 408,648) (2018 est.)

Median age

total: 15.9 years; male: 15.4 years ; female: 16.3 years (2018 est.);

Population growth rate

3.49% (2018 est.);

Birth rate

43.97 births/1,000 population (2018 est.);

Death rate

9 deaths/1,000 population (2018 est.);

Net migration rate

0.1 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2018 est.);

Sex ratio

at birth: 1.03 male(s)/female
0-14 years: 0.99 male(s)/female
15-24 years: 0.94 male(s)/female
25-54 years: 0.91 male(s)/female
55-64 years: 0.86 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.73 male(s)/female
total population: 0.95 male(s)/female (2018 est.);

Infant mortality rate

total: 65.8 deaths/1,000 live births;
male: 71.4 deaths/1,000 live births;
female: 60.1 deaths/1,000 live births (2018 est.);

Life expectancy at birth

total population: 60.6 years; (2018)
male: 58.5 year;
female: 62.7 years (2018 est.);

Total fertility rate

6.09 children born/woman (2018 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

Roman Catholic 41.1%, Protestant 38.1%, other 8.5%,none 12.3% (2014 est.);

Languages

Portuguese (official), Bantu and other African languages;

Literacy

definition: age 15 and over can read and write
total population: 71.1% (2015 est.)
male: 82% (2015 est.)
female: 60.7% (2015 est.)