Facts About Spain

Facts About Spain

  • Location: Spain is located in the Southwestern region of Europe.

  • Language: Castilian Spanish. Other languages spoken regionally are Catalan, Galician, Basque

  • Currency: Euro (EUR)

  • Population: 46,505,963 (July 2010 est.)

  • Land Size: 505,370 square kilometers

  • Capital: Madrid

  • Borders: Andorra, France, Gibraltar, Portugal, Morocco (Ceuta), Morocco (Melilla)

  • Industries: textiles and apparel (including footwear), food and beverages, metals and metal manufactures, chemicals, shipbuilding, automobiles, machine tools, tourism, clay and refractory products, footwear, pharmaceuticals, medical equipment

  • Agriculture: grain, vegetables, olives, wine grapes, sugar beets, citrus; beef, pork, poultry, dairy products; fish

  • Land divisions: 17 autonomous communities and 2 autonomous cities*: Andalucia, Aragon, Asturias, Baleares (Balearic Islands), Ceuta*, Canary Islands, Cantabria, Castilla-La Mancha, Castilla y Leon, Cataluna (Catalonia), Valencian Community, Extremadura, Galicia, La Rioja, Madrid, Melilla*, Murcia, Navarra, Basque Country

  • Major Cities: Barcelona, Cevilla, Madrid, Valencia, Zaragoza, Málaga, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Bilbao, Murcia, Valladolid, Córdoba, Palma de Mallorca

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