- Bird: Magnificent Frigatebird
- Coat of Arms:
- Coat of Arms: The emblem of Angola was adopted in 1990, and reflects the recent past of the new nation.
It features a machete and hoe, symbolizing agricultural workers and the revolution the nation went through to gain independence. The yellow star represents progress, and the rising sun a symbol of new beginnings. Encircling the emblem is half of a cog-wheel, representing industrial workers, and half of a vine for the coffee and cotton industry.
The open book below is a symbol of education, and the banner underneath reads: "Republic of Angola" in Portuguese.
- Flag of Angola
|Land Area||1,246,700 km2|
|Total Area||1,246,700km2 (#22)|
|Government Type||Presidential Republic|
|GDP (PPP)||$189.00 Billion|
|GDP Per Capita||$6,800|
Countries of Africa
This page was last updated on September 29, 2015.