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Benguela

Municipality in Angola

Contents: Population

The population development of Benguela as well as related information and services (Wikipedia, Google, images).

BenguelaMunicipality561,775640,372
AngolaRepublic25,789,02430,175,553

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 2019)
Males306,777
Females333,595
Age Groups (C 2014)
0-14 years258,678
15-64 years294,005
65+ years9,092
Age Distribution (C 2014)
0-9 years190,865
10-19 years127,068
20-29 years97,032
30-39 years62,090
40-49 years42,534
50-59 years26,270
60-69 years10,447
70-79 years3,817
80+ years1,652
Urbanization (C 2014)
Rural6,651
Urban555,124
Literacy (A15+) (C 2014)
yes245,262
no57,835
Spoken Language(s) (C 2014)
Portuguese455,727
Umbundu199,154
Kimbundu5,242
Kikongo4,722
Chokwe3,204
Nganguela2,390
Nhaneca3,075
Fiote/Ibinda4,032
Cuanhama2,176
Luvale1,829
Muhumbi2,712
Other language5,423
Deaf-mute1,908
Religion (C 2014)
Catholic 347,519
Protestant164,344
Indigenous religion505
Muslim658
Jew1,111
Other religion19,576
No religion28,062

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