ACP ENVIRONMENTAL OBSERVATORY
Status and Trends in the African, Caribbean, and Pacific Group of States

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Angola

Capital: Luanda
World Bank Region: Sub-Saharan Africa
World Bank Income level: Upper middle income
Key Statistics & Quick Links
Land area (km2): 1,246,700 (2007)
 
Population (people): 19,183,907 (2007)
 
Population density (people per km2 land area): 15.39 (2007)
 
Population growth (annual): 3.4% (2007)
 
Life expectancy at birth (years): 49 (2007)
 
Infant mortality rate (per 1000 live births): 117 (2007)
 
GDP per capita, PPP (current international $): $5,613.23 (2007)
 
GDP growth (annual): 22.6% (2007)
Key Statistics & Quick Links: Coastal and Marine
Total area of Exclusive Economic Zone 0-200 nautical miles (km2): 504,748 (2014)
 
Marine protected area (% of Exclusive Economic Zone): 0.00% (2014)

 
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Marine Protected Areas over 100km2
Name WDPA ID (Link to DOPA) WDPA ID (Link to BIOPAMA) Area (km2) IUCN Management Category
National Park Iona 347 347 15264 II
National Park Quiçãma 348 348 8597 II
Partial Reserve Namibe 2251 2251 5298 IV
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Marine Ecoregions
Name % of country covered % of ecoregion protected in country % of ecoregion protected worldwide % of ecoregion within country % country contribution to protection worldwide
Angolan 2.62 0.07 0.07 100.0 100.0
Gulf of Guinea South 0.6 0.01 4.15 20.02 0.04
Namib 0.41 0.33 2.6 10.02 1.28
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