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Luanda is the capital and largest city of Angola. Located on Angola's coast with the Atlantic Ocean, Luanda is both Angola's chief seaport and administrative centre. It is also the capital city of Luanda Province. The city is currently undergoing a major reconstruction, with many large developments taking place that will alter the cityscape significantly. Around one-third of Angolans live in Luanda, 57% of whom live in poverty. Living conditions in Luanda are extremely poor, with essential services such as safe drinking water still in short supply.Angola is in Southern Africa, bordering the South Atlantic Ocean, between Namibia and Democratic Republic of the Congo. Semiarid in south and along coast to Luanda; north has cool, dry season (May to October) and hot, rainy season (November to April). Narrow coastal plain rises abruptly to vast interior plateau.The main languages are Portuguese (official), Umbundu, Kimbundu, Kikongo. The main religions are Christianity.The economy of Angola is one of the fastest-growing economies in the world, but is still recovering from the Angolan Civil War that plagued Angola from independence in 1975 until 2002. Despite extensive oil and gas resources, diamonds, hydroelectric potential, and rich agricultural land, Angola remains poor, and a third of the population relies on subsistence agriculture.The population is 4.8 Mil (2014 est.), while the iinflation rate is 6.95% (2014 est.).