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Complete details about Spain in Europe with capital city Madrid

Country NameSpain (España)
Country CodeESP
Capital CityMadrid
ContinentEurope
RegionSouthern Europe
Independence Year1492
Population39441700
Surface Area505992.0
Life Expectancy78.8 years
GNP553233.0 (old 532031.0)
Government FormConstitutional Monarchy

Spoken Languages

Basque     (1.6%)
Catalan     (16.9%)
Galecian     (6.4%)
Spanish [official]     (74.4%)

Major Cities

Madrid, Madrid     (population 2879052)
Barcelona, Katalonia     (population 1503451)
Valencia, Valencia     (population 739412)
Sevilla, Andalusia     (population 701927)
Zaragoza, Aragonia     (population 603367)
Málaga, Andalusia     (population 530553)
Bilbao, Baskimaa     (population 357589)
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Canary Islands     (population 354757)
Murcia, Murcia     (population 353504)
Palma de Mallorca, Balears     (population 326993)
Valladolid, Castilla and León     (population 319998)
Córdoba, Andalusia     (population 311708)
Vigo, Galicia     (population 283670)
Alicante [Alacant], Valencia     (population 272432)
Gijón, Asturia     (population 267980)
L´Hospitalet de Llobregat, Katalonia     (population 247986)
Granada, Andalusia     (population 244767)
A Coruña (La Coruña), Galicia     (population 243402)
Vitoria-Gasteiz, Baskimaa     (population 217154)
Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Canary Islands     (population 213050)
Badalona, Katalonia     (population 209635)
Oviedo, Asturia     (population 200453)
Móstoles, Madrid     (population 195351)
Elche [Elx], Valencia     (population 193174)
Sabadell, Katalonia     (population 184859)
Santander, Cantabria     (population 184165)
Jerez de la Frontera, Andalusia     (population 182660)
Pamplona [Iruña], Navarra     (population 180483)
Donostia-San Sebastián, Baskimaa     (population 179208)
Cartagena, Murcia     (population 177709)
Leganés, Madrid     (population 173163)
Fuenlabrada, Madrid     (population 171173)
Almería, Andalusia     (population 169027)
Terrassa, Katalonia     (population 168695)
Alcalá de Henares, Madrid     (population 164463)
Burgos, Castilla and León     (population 162802)
Salamanca, Castilla and León     (population 158720)
Albacete, Kastilia-La Mancha     (population 147527)
Getafe, Madrid     (population 145371)
Cádiz, Andalusia     (population 142449)
Alcorcón, Madrid     (population 142048)
Huelva, Andalusia     (population 140583)
León, Castilla and León     (population 139809)
Castellón de la Plana [Castell, Valencia     (population 139712)
Badajoz, Extremadura     (population 136613)
[San Cristóbal de] la Laguna, Canary Islands     (population 127945)
Logroño, La Rioja     (population 127093)
Santa Coloma de Gramenet, Katalonia     (population 120802)
Tarragona, Katalonia     (population 113016)
Lleida (Lérida), Katalonia     (population 112207)
Jaén, Andalusia     (population 109247)
Ourense (Orense), Galicia     (population 109120)
Mataró, Katalonia     (population 104095)
Algeciras, Andalusia     (population 103106)
Marbella, Andalusia     (population 101144)
Barakaldo, Baskimaa     (population 98212)
Dos Hermanas, Andalusia     (population 94591)
Santiago de Compostela, Galicia     (population 93745)
Torrejón de Ardoz, Madrid     (population 92262)

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From @SideOfHashTags on Wed May 24 23:00:25 EDT 2017 RT @googlygirl98: #ItsTooLateFor saying goodbye to Daniel. I can see the red tail lights heading for Spain... https://t.co/GxTUzRaBO4
From @PG__Speradic on Wed May 24 23:00:24 EDT 2017 RT @TravelWworld501: Spain https://t.co/OqxLmP8tGv
From @masonconn10 on Wed May 24 23:00:18 EDT 2017 RT @SpiderFootball: Studying in Spain hasn't stopped some Spiders from getting their offseason work in! Thanks to Dale Matthews for the vid?
From @SMCspotify on Wed May 24 23:00:16 EDT 2017 #NowPlay @radiodiego The Chainsmokers - #Paris https://t.co/CEEO9sMoqA @RT2EAT #Netherlands #Spain #Sweden @SMCspotify
From @radiodiego on Wed May 24 23:00:15 EDT 2017 #NowPlay @radiodiego The Chainsmokers - #Paris https://t.co/fuUJS3VVMg @RT2EAT #Netherlands #Spain #Sweden @SMCspotify
From @FJavierRequenaL on Wed May 24 23:00:14 EDT 2017 El norte de #España tiene un sabor especial. El encanto de las Villas Marineras: https://t.co/B0DC59xL40 #VisitSpain Vía spain
From @ElTiempo_Spain on Wed May 24 23:00:10 EDT 2017 Son las May 25, 2017 at 05:00AM Pasa un buen dia
From @MarkHolder27 on Wed May 24 23:00:09 EDT 2017 RT @USATODAY: Lionel Messi and his dad have lost an appeal to Spain's Supreme Court over a 21-month prison sentence for tax fraud. https://?
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From @ElMotociclismo on Wed May 24 22:59:59 EDT 2017 Made in Spain y precio de derribo para los guantes Seventy Degrees SD-76 Touring https://t.co/Mz86oCCR3n
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From @ChrisPBaconJr on Wed May 24 22:59:52 EDT 2017 RT @googlygirl98: #ItsTooLateFor saying goodbye to Daniel. I can see the red tail lights heading for Spain... https://t.co/GxTUzRaBO4
From @trendinaliaES on Wed May 24 22:59:39 EDT 2017 ? #OrgulloFriki ? Manchester ? Ander Herrera ? Griezmann ? María Auxiliadora 2017/5/25 04:53 CEST #trndnl https://t.co/K5DFqqcseW
From @trendinaliaES on Wed May 24 22:59:38 EDT 2017 ? #FrasesCelebresFrikis ? #CasoAsunta ? #PerdónameSeñor ? #LaIsla2 ? Mourinho 2017/5/25 04:53 CEST #trndnl https://t.co/K5DFqqcseW
From @ISDI_usa on Wed May 24 22:59:33 EDT 2017 Spain is celebrating #OrgulloFriki, and so the US team wants in on the fun too! @ISDI_edu #onefamily #thisISDIlife https://t.co/MctE07kKJ8