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ANGOLA

ANGOLA
(pronounced - ang-gow-luh | æŋˈgəʊlə)
OFFICIAL NAME: Republic of Angola section
DEMONYMS: Angolan, African
Angola is part of the Central Africa region in the continent of Africa. Angola is also known as the Land of Ndongo. It is in the Tropics of Cancer and Capricorn, near the equator and is 1.2 million square kilometres in size. The primary language spoken is Portuguese, the capital city is Luanda, and the main currency used is the Kwanza.
Worldwide LGBTQIA+ Equality Index
Medium-High
Worldwide LGBTQIA+ Dollar
c.996.7 million
Worldwide LGBTQIA+ Population
c.887.9 thousand
Worldwide Same-Sex Unions or Marriages
No
Worldwide Legal Gender Recognition
No
Worldwide Gay Conversion Therapy
No

REGIONAL

Geography

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CAPITAL

Luanda

Luanda (fr) | Luanda (de) | Luanda (es) | Luanda (it) | Luanda (du) | Luanda (pt)

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CONTINENT

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HEMISPHERE

Tropics

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AREA

1,246,700

(square kilometers)

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SURROUNDING OCEAN(S)

Atlantic Ocean

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Name in other languages

learn the literal translations of the country’s name in twelve of the most popular languages
English
Angola
Spanish
Angola
French
Angola
German
Angola
Mandarin
安哥拉
Arabic
أنغولا
Hebrew
אנגולה
Hindi
अंगोला
Dutch
Angola
Portuguese
Angola
Russian
Ангола
Japanese
アンゴラ

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NOTIFICATIONS

LAST UPDATED:  January 21, 2022
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  • Due to economic, civil or political unrest within this country, it is advised that you refer to your country's foreign ministry. Your government's ministry will provide guidance as to whether it is safe to travel to this country (or to parts of it)
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Government

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Angola
MINISTRY OF EXTERNAL RELATIONS
ministério das relações exteriores
The foreign office or ministry is typically a department within a government that focuses on promoting that particular country and what it represents worldwide. The department will often highlight national security, travel restrictions, visa requirements and all relevant foreign policies
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Angola
MINISTRY OF HEALTH OF ANGOLA
ministério da saúde de angola
The health office or ministry is typically a department or organisation within a government that focuses on all things relating to health. The department will often highlight travel restrictions, vaccination requirements, pandemics, outbreaks, and relevant health-related information
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  USEFUL PHRASES | GREETINGS

Common phrases and terms in the local language(s)
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GREETINGS
cumprimento
HI
oi
GOOD MORNING
bom dia
GOOD AFTERNOON
boa tarde
GOOD NIGHT
boa noite
WELCOME
bem vinda
GOODBYE
tchau
HOW ARE YOU?
como você está?
I’M GOOD, AND YOU?
estou bem e você?
WHAT IS YOUR NAME?
qual o seu nome?
MY NAME IS …
meu nome é ...
NICE TO MEET YOU
prazer em conhecê-lo
DO YOU SPEAK ENGLISH?
você fala inglês?

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  USEFUL PHRASES | EMERGENCY

Common phrases and terms in the local language(s)
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EMERGENCY
emergência
HELP ME
socorro
STOP
pare
HOSPITAL
hospital
WHERE IS THE NEAREST HOSPITAL?
onde está o hospital mais próximo?
WHERE IS THE NEAREST PHARMACY?
onde fica a farmácia mais próxima?
WHERE IS THE POLICE STATION?
onde fica a esquadra da polícia?
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Common phrases and terms in the local language(s)
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INSTRUCTIONS
instrução
YES
sim
NO
não
NO, THANK YOU
não, obrigado
MAYBE
talvez
EXCUSE ME
com licença
PLEASE
por favor
SORRY
desculpa
THANK YOU
obrigado

  USEFUL PHRASES | DIRECTIONS & GUIDANCE

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DIRECTIONS AND GUIDANCE
direções e orientações
HOW DO I GET THERE?
como eu chego lá?
HOW FAR IS IT?
até onde está?
WHERE IS THE BATHROOM?
onde fica o banheiro?
WHERE IS THE CLOSEST RESTAURANT?
onde é o restaurante mais próximo?
HOW MUCH DO I OWE YOU?
quanto eu te devo?
HOW MUCH IS THAT?
quanto custa isso?
DO YOU ACCEPT CREDIT CARDS?
você aceita cartões de crédito?
I’M NOT INTERESTED
não estou interessado
I DON’T UNDERSTAND
eu não entendo

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