Angola flag Map of Angola

Key Facts

Capital

Luanda

Population

18,900,000

Size

1,250,000km²

Languages

  • Portuguese (official)
  • Umbundu
  • Kimbundu
  • Kikongo

Angola profile on BBC News

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
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Isabel Guialo (left) and Lyn Byl (right) GB handball women lose to Angola

Great Britain women's handball team suffered a 31-25 defeat against Angola that ends their slim hopes of qualification.

3 Aug 12

2012 dates for your diary

2 Jan 12

A guide to all the key events happening around the UK in the year London stages the Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Angola at the Olympics

1980 First Olympic appearance