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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 @Car_P0rns on Fri Jun 23 01:17:15 EDT 2017 Fernando Alonso's first podium in Spain, 2003 #F1 https://t.co/T4Me3lAqEr
From @MarvTheBoss on Fri Jun 23 01:17:08 EDT 2017 RT @Squawka: ON THIS DAY: In 2014, David Villa left the field in tears after scoring his final goal for Spain. 97 caps ?? 59 goals ?? Rec?
From @chandlerjr on Fri Jun 23 01:17:07 EDT 2017 During WWII father went through Madrid, Spain, as he escaped occupied France. He said Madrid was beautiful? https://t.co/fI0RLY6VFo
From @concepcioncall on Fri Jun 23 01:17:07 EDT 2017 RT @aesmiasmi: @concepcioncall Si él siente presiones + 10.000 médicos en España han recibido acoso 1.269 días, 2 scratches, eso no es noti?
From @Qenansaglam on Fri Jun 23 01:17:07 EDT 2017 RT @ValaAfshar: Most hours spent per day on smartphones: 1 Brazil?? 2 China?? 3 US ?? 4 Italy?? 5 Spain?? 6 S Korea?? 7 Canada?? 8 UK?? 9?
From @BOONMITRA on Fri Jun 23 01:16:59 EDT 2017 RT @ItsBCCISports: 1st ODI: #WIvIND, At Port Of Spain, (Match Start At 06:00 PM IST) Who will win? RT for #India Fav for WI #INDvWI https:/?
From @RobChristie11 on Fri Jun 23 01:16:57 EDT 2017 RT @France24_en: Over 400 migrants rescued at sea in Spain in past week https://t.co/UlRsuhN0JN https://t.co/gkflgzocnB
From @meganllster_ on Fri Jun 23 01:16:55 EDT 2017 RT @MarbellaGuide: Weather Forecast in Marbella Spain today will be 31.82c with wind speed of 0.48 and Clear throughout the day. #marbella
From @iaurendrevs on Fri Jun 23 01:16:54 EDT 2017 RT @MarbellaGuide: Weather Forecast in Marbella Spain today will be 31.82c with wind speed of 0.48 and Clear throughout the day. #marbella
From @ertrivi69 on Fri Jun 23 01:16:53 EDT 2017 RT @trendinaliaES: #AndaLevantaV23 acaba de convertirse en TT ocupando la 3ª posición en España. Más en https://t.co/K5DFqqcseW https://t.c?
From @hey_lionel on Fri Jun 23 01:16:52 EDT 2017 RT @Squawka: ON THIS DAY: In 2014, David Villa left the field in tears after scoring his final goal for Spain. 97 caps ?? 59 goals ?? Rec?
From @bgsuleiman on Fri Jun 23 01:16:52 EDT 2017 RT @Squawka: ON THIS DAY: In 2014, David Villa left the field in tears after scoring his final goal for Spain. 97 caps ?? 59 goals ?? Rec?
From @ZTabussam on Fri Jun 23 01:16:50 EDT 2017 RT @HinaAddicts: Some me tym @eyehinakhan #Spain #KKK8 @ColorsTV https://t.co/tclez19GLZ
From @facebook888 on Fri Jun 23 01:16:49 EDT 2017 https://t.co/AiEnMdXGgo Nasride Palace ? La Alhambra de Granada Spain Andalousia ? Picture? https://t.co/kmoSsuvayZ https://t.co/tLbBDVhmCF