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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 @ana_anabelenbm on Thu Mar 30 04:40:56 EDT 2017 RT @delacroix_1977: #Cogolludo #SerraníadeGuadalajara #Guadalajara #Castilla #España #Castille #Spain #Espagne #photography #Photographie h?
From @FocusEngelhorn on Thu Mar 30 04:40:52 EDT 2017 RT @CostaBravaToday: bon dia i graciés per publicar aquesta meravella de #Palamos #CostaBrava #Espagne #Spagna #Spain ??????? https://t.co/?
From @JoseMCalatayud on Thu Mar 30 04:40:50 EDT 2017 Eerie indeed. https://t.co/TjUylfQ9lB
From @GourmandBreaks on Thu Mar 30 04:40:45 EDT 2017 RT @TheWorlds50Best: No.77 Congratulations to Martin Berasategui in Lasarte-Oria, Spain #Worlds50Best @Berasategui https://t.co/OlcGOsnWIU
From @NoitaUliano on Thu Mar 30 04:40:44 EDT 2017 b2 - 4ac #? #geometry #shoulder #brunette #movie #wall #julieta #almodovar #pedro #spain? https://t.co/zQ4fspjqf1
From @Kevinspykez on Thu Mar 30 04:40:43 EDT 2017 RT @FootbalIStuff: NEW FIFA RANKING: 1?Brazil 2?Argentina 3?Germany 4?Chile 5?Colombia 6?France 7?Belgium 8?Portugal 9?Swiss ?Spain https:?
From @ana_anabelenbm on Thu Mar 30 04:40:42 EDT 2017 RT @delacroix_1977: El pueblo de la película de 8 apellidos Catalanes, #Monells #BajoAmpurdán #BaixEmpordá #Girona #Catalunya #España #Spai?
From @armmadrid on Thu Mar 30 04:40:42 EDT 2017 Just posted a photo @ Tornavacas, Extremadura, Spain https://t.co/Iqxph8FY2c
From @LiglyCnsrvatari on Thu Mar 30 04:40:41 EDT 2017 RT @V_of_Europe: Woman gets jail term for tweets as critics worry about free speech in Spain https://t.co/IbTvgQqTFo
From @intlawninja on Thu Mar 30 04:40:39 EDT 2017 First it was the puppeteers, now this. Seriously worrying violation of Article 10 in Spain. https://t.co/qvyHrfygYv
From @hamzahalilu on Thu Mar 30 04:40:38 EDT 2017 RT @ManUtdInPidgin: Jose Gimenez wey dey play CB for Atletico Madrid, go like wakka enter Manchester United wen summer knack. Spain don tir?
From @dazzlegirl94 on Thu Mar 30 04:40:36 EDT 2017 RT @TravelVSCO: Murcia, Spain ?? https://t.co/muVxgFYtyc
From @Manooongrc1 on Thu Mar 30 04:40:36 EDT 2017 RT @worIds: Madrid, Spain https://t.co/if5uvWu8eV
From @Frankizombie on Thu Mar 30 04:40:35 EDT 2017 RT @Frankizombie: I'm: crying 26/10/15 Spain- Madrid ? @LaurenJauregui @themikeinator @WeLuvAllyB @geez941 @MilikaAmasio https://t.co/Tk?
From @manchesterappuk on Thu Mar 30 04:40:34 EDT 2017 RT @HomeBayern__: Kicker: There should be concrete offers from Manchester City, Manchester United as well as 2 clubs from Spain for Joshua?