Overview - Angola

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Capital:Luanda
Area:1,246,700 km²
Population:12,127,071 (2006 estimate)
Language(s):Portuguese (official), Bantu and other African languages.
Religion(s):Indigenous beliefs - 47%, Roman Catholic - 38%, Protestant - 15%.
Ethnic Group(s):Ovimbundu - 37%, Kimbundu - 25%, Bakongo - 13%, Mestico - 2%, European - 1%, others - 22%.