COUNTRY PROFILE

COUNTRY
REPUBLIC OF ANGOLA
REGION
SOUTHERN AFRICA
CAPITAL CITY
LUANDA
POPULATION
22.1 MIL
OFFICIAL LANGUAGE
PORTUGUESE
CURRENCY
KWANZA (AOA)


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ECONOMIC INDICATORS

GDP
131
BILLION US$
GDP (PER CAPITA)
2759
US$
GDP GROWTH
4.7%
INFLATION CONSUMER PRICES
13.3%
CURRENT ACCOUNT BALANCE
-1
BILLION US$
UNEMPLOYMENT
26%
LENDING INTEREST RATE
10.5%
EXPORTS OF GOODS & SERVICES
58.5%
OF GDP
IMPORTS OF GOODS & SERVICES
42%
OF GDP
TAX REVENUE
36.4%
OF GDP

POLITICAL STRUCTURE

HEAD OF STATE

JOSE EDUARDO DOS SANTOS

EXECUTIVE ELECTIONS

EXPECTED
2017

LEGISLATIVE STRUCTURE

UNICAMERAL LEGISLATIVE

LEGISLATIVE ELECTIONS

EXPECTED
2017

GDP PROFILE

AGRICULTURE
10.2%
INDUSTRY
61.4%
SERVICES
28.4%

EXPORTS

AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS
0%
FUELS & MINING PRODUCTS
97.7%
MANUFACTURED PRODUCTS
2.3%

EASE OF DOING BUSINESS RANKING

2015

2014

STARTING A BUSINESS

174

172

DEALING WITH CONSTRUCTION PERMIT

67

66

REGISTERING PROPERTY

164

164

2015

2014

PROTECTING INVESTORS

94

91

PAYING TAXES

144

143

ENFORCING CONTRACTS

187

187

ADDITIONAL INSIGHT

STOCK EXCHANGE CAPITALIZATION

NO STOCK EXCHANGE

NET OFFICIAL DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE

US $232.4 MILLION

URBAN POPULATION (% OF TOTAL)

60%

FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT

US $6.9 BILLION

INTERNET PENETRATION RATE

14.8%

MOBILE PHONE SUBSCRIPTION RATE

47%

TOTAL OIL PRODUCTION

1.8 MILLION BPD

GLOBAL TERRORISM INDEX

65 * 1 IS MOST TERRORISM. 116 IS LEAST

MO IBRAHIM GOOD GOVERNANCE RATING

39 * 1 IS BEST GOVERNANCE. 52 IS WORST GOVERNANCE

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SOURCES
TRADING ECONOMICS INDICATORS
CIA WORLD FACT BOOK
IBRAHIM INDEX OF AFRICAN GOVERNANCE
WORLD BANK DOING BUSINESS 2015
WORLD BANK 2013/2014
WORLD TRADE ORGANISATION TRADE REPORTS