estimate population 13,067,800 - Capital City Luanda
Angola is the seventh largest country in Africa and it has an area of 1,246,700 square kilometres (481,351 square miles). It lies on the south-western coast of Africa. In the north a small area of Angola called Cabinda is separated from the rest of the country by the Congo River and the nation of Zaire, which also borders on the northeast. It is bordered by Zambia on the southeast and Namibia on the south.
Some Facts About Angola:
Official Name, Republic of Angola. Capital, Luanda. Area, 1,246,700 square kilometres (481,351 square miles). Major Language, Portuguese (official). Major Religion, Roman Catholicism. Mountain Ranges, Bie Plateau, Lunda Divide, Melanje Plateau, Serra da Chela. Highest Peak, Mount Moco, 2,620 meters (8,596 feet). Major Rivers, Kubango, Kwanza, Kunene, Kwango, Kasai. Major Cities, Luanda, Huambo, Benguela, Lobito, Lubango. Monetary Unit, 1 re-adjusted kwanza = 100 lwei.