General profile: Angola

GENERAL INFORMATION FOR 2016
Population
Population
Exchange rates
Exchange rate
GDP
GDP
25.831 Millions
163.700 AOA/US$
117 494 Millions current US$
Land area
Land area ¹
CPI growth (%)
CPI growth
GDP growth
GDP growth
..
34.74 %
0.80 %
INTERNATIONAL MERCHANDISE TRADE
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-24.2 %
Merchandise exports growth rate in 2016
Total merchandise trade
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Merchandise exports
24 109
50 595
33 181
(e) 25 164
Merchandise imports
8 353
16 667
20 693
(e) 19 246
Merchandise trade balance
15 756
33 928
12 489
(e) 5 919
Export structure by product group in 2016
(as % of total exports)
3 %3 %97 %97 %
Top 5 partners in 2016
(exports, millions of US$)
11 6482 1251 5561 1801 14211 6482 1251 5561 1801 142
INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN SERVICES
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Total trade in services ²
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Services exports
177
857
1 256
(e) 1 156
Services imports
6 791
18 754
17 276
(e) 12 546
Services trade balance
-6 614
-17 898
-16 020
(e) -11 390
Services exports by main category ²
(as % of total services)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Transport
10.2
5.0
2.0
-
Travel
49.9
83.9
92.6
-
Other services
39.9
11.1
5.4
-
TRADE INDICES
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272272340340526526597597613613579579486486406406604604458458354354280280159159119119109109868610010012212214914924524526826827627628128121621617217243343329629626226222222212712710810896969393100100272340526597613579486406604458354280159119109861001221492452682762812161724332962622221271089693100
ECONOMIC TRENDS
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+0.8 %
Gross domestic product growth rate in 2016
Economic indicators
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2016
GDP, current
36 971
83 799
117 955
117 494
GDP per capita, current US$
2 064
3 949
4 714
4 549
Real GDP growth, y-on-y, %
15.03
4.74
3.01
0.80
Current account balance, % of GDP
13.90
8.96
-7.23
..
Exchange rate (/US$)
87.159
91.906
120.061
163.700
GDP by expenditure in 2015
(as % of total GDP)
57.815.116.431.629.757.815.116.431.629.7
FDI AND EXTERNAL FINANCIAL RESOURCES
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+9.1 %
FDI outflows as % of GDP in 2016
Financial flows
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2016
FDI inflows
6 796.02
12 156.72
16 176.37
14 363.56
FDI outflows
8 319.22
16 724.36
7 940.90
10 692.98
Personal remittances, % of GDP
..
..
..
..
Financial flows trends
(millions of US$)
82.114 36414 36416 17616 17616 54316 54314 34614 34615 07815 07814 12414 12412 15712 15711 67311 67316 58116 5819 7969 7969 0679 0676 7966 7965 6065 60611 91111 9116 6106 6103 0593 0592 1742 17414 36416 17616 54314 34615 07814 12412 15711 67316 5819 7969 0676 7965 60611 9116 6103 0592 174FDI Inwards flowsFDI Inwards flowsFDI Inwards flowsMigrant's remittances receiptsMigrant's remittances receiptsMigrant's remittances receipts
TRADE IN GOODS AND SERVICES
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Trade balance indicators ²
(as % and index)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Balance, % of GDP
24.73
19.13
-2.99
(e) 0.34
Balance, % of imports
60.37
45.26
-9.30
(e) 1.25
Normalized balance
0.232
0.185
-0.049
(e) 0.006
Trade openness ²
(sum of imports and exports as % of GDP)
546179879210010411812110992107
LABOUR FORCE
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Labour force by gender in 2016
(as % of total labour force, all sectors)
Male
53%Male 53%Female
47%Female 47%
OTHER INDICATORS
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0.018 %
Share of the total world merchant fleet in 2016
Maritime transport indicators
 
2005
2010
2015
2016
Merchant fleet, national flag (thousands of DWT)
35 000 000
52 212 000
317 784 000
317 868 000
Liner shipping connectivity index (maximum 2004 = 100 for China)
10.46
10.71
19.57
29.67
Container port throughput (TEU)
..
..
(e) 1 000 000
..
Information economy indicators
(as % of)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Share of ICT goods, % of total exports
..
..
..
..
Share of ICT goods, % of total imports
..
3.02
3.01
..
Share of workforce involved in the ICT sector
..
..
..
..
Source: UNCTADstat (http://unctadstat.unctad.org)
Notes:
1
Land area refers to the total area of a country excluding area under inland water bodies. It differs from the country area, that includes area under inland water bodies, but excludes offshore territorial waters.
2
Statistics presented correspond to the 6th edition of the IMF Balance of Payments and International Investment Position Manual (BPM6, 2009).
e
Estimated.
Symbols for missing values:
0
Zero means that the amount is nil or negligible
..
Not available or not separately reported
_
Not applicable
...
Not available, including no quotation
#
Non-relevant calculation
-
Not publishable
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Negative accumulation of flows; Value included in regional and global totals
Abbreviations & acronyms:
DWT:
Dead weight tons
FDI:
Foreign direct investment
GDP:
Gross domestic product
ICT:
Information and communication technology
TEU:
Twenty foot equivalent unit
US$:
United States dollar
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Generation date: 15 September 2017