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Benguela

Province in Angola

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NameStatusPopulation
Census
2014-05-16
Population
Projection
2020-07-01
BenguelaProvince2,231,3852,611,074
Baía FartaMunicipality107,841126,192
BalomboMunicipality108,965127,501
BenguelaMunicipality561,775657,391
BocoioMunicipality164,685192,694
CaimbamboMunicipality90,838106,291
CatumbelaMunicipality175,805205,728
ChongoroiMunicipality87,278102,127
CubalMunicipality305,632357,618
GandaMunicipality235,486275,541
LobitoMunicipality393,079459,990
AngolaRepublic25,789,02431,127,674

Source: Instituto Nacional de Estatística, República de Angola (web).

Explanation: Area figures of municipalities are derived from imprecise geometries.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (P 2020)
Males1,242,005
Females1,369,069
Age Groups (C 2014)
0-14 years1,071,842
15-64 years1,101,874
65+ years57,668
Age Distribution (C 2014)
0-9 years807,045
10-19 years485,168
20-29 years332,239
30-39 years226,043
40-49 years174,136
50-59 years114,687
60-69 years56,118
70-79 years25,471
80+ years10,477
Urbanization (C 2014)
Rural803,395
Urban1,427,990
Literacy (A15+) (C 2014)
yes733,450
no426,093
Spoken Language(s) (C 2014)
Portuguese1,438,997
Umbundu1,172,473
Kimbundu24,030
Kikongo14,593
Chokwe13,890
Nganguela12,117
Nhaneca15,216
Fiote/Ibinda20,977
Cuanhama11,647
Luvale10,893
Muhumbi19,273
Other language20,682
Deaf-mute10,751
Religion (C 2014)
Catholic 1,552,690
Protestant538,738
Indigenous religion1,363
Muslim1,768
Jew3,567
Other religion36,716
No religion96,543

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