Angola

    Religious Affiliation
    Chart source: Pew-Templeton Global Religious Futures Project, 2010
    Total Population
    30,774,205 1
    Urban
    65.50% 1
    Rural
    34.50% 1
    Immigrants as % of Population
    0.4% 2
    Homicides
    9.65 per 100,000 people (global median 6.9) 3
    Level of Public Corruption
    164 (1=lowest, 176=highest corruption) 4
    Gender Equality in the Economy, Health, Education and Politics
    117 (1=most equal, 144=least equal) 7
    Fertility Rate
    6.00 births per adult woman 5
    Children Who Do Not Live to Age 5
    15.70% 5
    Life Expectancy at Birth
    53 years 5
    Adult Literacy Rate
    70.78% 5
    Internet Users
    21% 5
    Population Living Below US$1.90 per Day
    30.1% 5

    These statistics are derived from the Vatican's official publication, Statistical Yearbook of the Church 2020 (Vatican City: Librera Editrice Vaticana, 2022). The numbers may differ from data reported by other sources on this site.

    Baptized Catholics
    18,001,000
    Baptized Catholics as % of Total Population
    57.83
    Baptisms per Year (Under age 7)
    122,502
    Baptisms per Year (Over age 7)
    55,191
    First Communions per Year
    63,547
    Confirmations per Year
    32,603
    Students Enrolled in Catholic Primary Schools
    309,388
    Students Enrolled in Catholic Secondary Schools
    132,776
    Students Enrolled in Catholic Higher Education
    18,804
    Church Marriages per Year
    15,372
    Church Marriages in Which Both Spouses are Catholics
    15,127
    Priests
    1,220
    Women Religious (Nuns & Sisters)
    2,258
    Catholics per Priest
    14,755
    Parishes
    469
    Mission Stations (no resident priests)
    725
    Catholic Hospitals
    44
    Homes for Aged, Handicapped, Invalids
    7
    • 1 United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division (2018). World Urbanization Prospects: The 2018 Revision, Online Edition.
    • 2 United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs. Trends in International Migrant Stock: The 2015 revision.
    • 3 United Nations Office of Drugs and Crime, Homicide Statistics 2015.
    • 4 Transparency International, Corruption Perceptions Index 2016.
    • 5 UNICEF, State of the World's Children, 2016.
    • 6 Statistical Yearbook of the Church 2020 (Vatican City: Librera Editrice Vaticana, 2022).
    • 7 World Economic Forum, The Global Gender Gap Report, 2016.