Angolan immigration to Brazil

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Angolans in Brazil
Total population
1,125
Regions with significant populations
Rio de Janeiro
Languages
Portuguese
Religion
Mainly Roman Catholicism
Related ethnic groups
Angolan American, Angolan Argentine

There is a small but recognizable community of Angolans in Brazil consisting mainly of immigrants and expatriates from Angola. There are an estimated 1,125 Angolans registered in Brazil, most Angolan citizens in the country are on student or work visas.[1] [2] From Angola many slaves were sent to Brazil to work in the cane sugars. [3][4]


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