Official Name: The Republic of Angola
Sovereign Status: Sovereign Country
Government Type: Presidential Republic
Official Name (Local Language): Republica de Angola
ISO Country Codes: AO : AGO
Internet Domain: .ao
Government Web Site:
Capital: Luanda Main Airports: Luanda International Airport
Language(s): Portuguese Population: 33,642,646
Currency: Angolan New Kwanza ISO Currency Code: AON
Telephone Dial In: +244 ID Prefix: 00

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Government Website:
Sovereign Ratings:
Central Bank: Banco Nacional de Angola
Currency USD Exchange Rate: 172.6 kwanza (AOA) per US dollar (2017 est.)
Unemployment Rate: 6.6% (2016 est.)
Population below poverty line: 36.6% (2008 est.)
Inflation Rate: 17.2% (2019 est.)
Prime Lending Rate: 18.51% (Aug-20 - TradingEconomics)
GDP: $97.261 billion (2019 est.)
GDP Pro Capita (PPP): $6,670 (2019 est.)
Currency Name: Angolan New Kwanza
Currency Code: AON
World Bank Classification: Lower Middle Income

GDP Composition:

Agriculture: 10.2% bananas, sugarcane, coffee, sisal, corn, cotton, cassava (manioc, tapioca), tobacco, vegetables, plantains; livestock; forest products; fish
Industry: 61.4% petroleum; diamonds, iron ore, phosphates, feldspar, bauxite, uranium, and gold; cement; basic metal products; fish processing; food processing, brewing, tobacco products, sugar; textiles; ship repair
Services: 28.4%

Source: Central Intelligence Agency Factbook

Financial Exchanges:
Stock & Securities Exchange: Angola Securities Debt Exchange ;

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Subject to Country Specific Sanctions? NO

Business Language(s): Portuguese
Customs & Excise: Administração Geral Tributária
Development Bank(s): African Development Bank; Banco de Desenvolvimento de Angola;
National Standards Bureau: Instituto Angolano de Normalização e Qualidade
Competitive Ind’l Performance: 136/141 (2019) Corruption Perceptions Index: 142/180 (2020)
Ease of Doing Business: 173/190 Enabling Trade Index: N/A
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Eximbank: Afreximbank ; Export Credit Agency: Caribbean Export Development Agency ;

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Investment & Export Promotion Agency: Private Investment and Export Promotion Agency (AIPEX) ;


$19.5 billion (2017 est.)

Main Imports:

machinery and electrical equipment, vehicles and spare parts; medicines, food, textiles, military goods


$33.07 billion (2017 est.)

Main Exports:

crude oil, diamonds, refined petroleum products, coffee, sisal, fish and fish products, timber, cotton

Top Export Partners:

China 44.5%

India 8.9%

US 7.8%

Spain 6.3%

France 4.5%

Top Import Partners:

China 22.4%

Portugal 14%

South Korea 11.2%

US 7%

UK 4.2%

Source: Central Intelligence Agency Factbook

Regional Trade Agreements & Organisations: