Angola

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Angola is a country located in the southern hemisphere. It is bordered by Namibia to the north, Zambia to the east, South Africa to the south, and DRC to the west. Angola has an area of 174,391 square kilometers and a population of about 25 million people. The capital of Angola is Luanda. The official language of Angola is Portuguese. The major religious groups in Angola are Catholics (51%), Protestant (22%), and Jews (8%). GDP growth rate for 2013 was reported at 5% and estimated for 2014 at 7%. Angola's exports include petroleum products, metals, coffee, cotton, diamonds, lumber, and textiles. Angola's imports include foodstuffs, capital goods, and industrial supplies.