Angola REPUBLIC OF ANGOLA

International Treaties
Paris Convention
PCT
WIPO
WTO

Problems
Huge social & economic problems
No clean water
Poverty
School classroom overcrowding
Serious humanitarian crisis (result of prolonged war)
Social inequality & corruption

Currency
Kwanza

Dialing Code
244

Internet Domain
.ao

Angola
EDUCATION & EMPLOYMENT

Education
Education is compulsory and free for 8 years
No educational infrastructure (Schools, Universities)

Employment Majority
85% Agriculture

INDUSTRY & TRADE

Main Exports
Diamonds, oil

Main Imports
Food

Main Industries
Mining (diamonds, oil, gold, copper)

CULTURE

Languages
Portuguese, Umbundu, Kimbundu, Kikongo

Population
8,5 million (2009 estimate)

Religion
Mostly Christian

GEOGRAPHICS & CLIMATE

Capital
Luanda

Climate
Average between 16 - 21°C

Neighbouring Countries
DRC, Namibia, Zambia

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