Angola’s has estimated population of 25.78 million

13 May 2016

The Angolan population is estimated to total 25,780,000 people, according to the final data of the General Population and Housing Census conducted in 2014, said Thursday in Luanda the director general of the National Statistics Institute (INE).

Camilo Ceita also said that of that number 13,280,000 are women, representing 52 percent of the total, and 12.49 million are men, equivalent to 48 percent.

In turn, the population employed in Angola amounted to 5.44 million people, with 3.0 million of them males, with the employment rate for men on the date of data collection standing at 46.6 percent and for women at 34.1 percent.

The Population and Housing Census was conducted from 16 to 31 May 2014. (macauhub/AO)