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Angola People

    Population: 11,177,537 (July 1999 est.)

    Age structure:
    0-14 years: 45% (male 2,545,006; female 2,473,732)
    15-64 years: 52% (male 2,938,178; female 2,909,844)
    65 years and over: 3% (male 143,074; female 167,703) (1999 est.)

    Population growth rate: 2.84% (1999 est.)

    Birth rate: 43.11 births/1,000 population (1999 est.)

    Death rate: 16.35 deaths/1,000 population (1999 est.)

    Net migration rate: 1.6 migrant(s)/1,000 population (1999 est.)

    Sex ratio:
    at birth: 1.05 male(s)/female
    under 15 years: 1.03 male(s)/female
    15-64 years: 1.01 male(s)/female
    65 years and over: 0.85 male(s)/female
    total population: 1.01 male(s)/female (1999 est.)

    Infant mortality rate: 129.19 deaths/1,000 live births (1999 est.)

    Life expectancy at birth:
    total population: 48.39 years
    male: 46.08 years
    female: 50.82 years (1999 est.)

    Total fertility rate: 6.12 children born/woman (1999 est.)

    Nationality:
    noun: Angolan(s)
    adjective: Angolan

    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: 42%
    male: 56%
    female: 28% (1998 est.)

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