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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 @Mario_Es_Ge on Sat Feb 23 10:57:35 EST 2019 @CDRTabarnia @David_n_Goliat @Xipress @RafaColono @RAGAFO1 @ochoabravo32 @jordivergesb @marianpy1 @vlc_JI? https://t.co/KXlSttv5bC
From @lolaullar on Sat Feb 23 10:57:35 EST 2019 RT @mstrubell_EN: If you were, say, Scottish, and your referendum organisers were facing 25 years in gaol what would YOU do? "Protesters w?
From @katroclo on Sat Feb 23 10:57:33 EST 2019 RT @joethebrew: During Spain's trial of Catalan independence leaders, the Prosecutor accuses activist Jordi Sànchez (@jordialapreso) of hav?
From @ugopavo on Sat Feb 23 10:57:32 EST 2019 RT @archpng: Catedral de Segovia, Spain https://t.co/g7WPodugpR
From @JuanGomQuin on Sat Feb 23 10:57:32 EST 2019 @CarrefourTec @Xbox_Spain #XboxConCarrefour @SomnumSemper
From @Kuro_Cosplay on Sat Feb 23 10:57:32 EST 2019 A veces una foto de mi cara sin ser cosplay pues tambien mola ? #selfie #tattoedgirls #tattoo #makeup #inkedgirls? https://t.co/HLdgcahaQs
From @primkahale on Sat Feb 23 10:57:31 EST 2019 RT @official_ACE7: [#???_?] Bye Spain ???? >>>>>>>>??Paris #Madrid https://t.co/G1Xqysa8VT
From @jiarminio on Sat Feb 23 10:57:29 EST 2019 El carnaval de nuestros ancestros #tradicion #andruido #liebana en Piasca, Cantabria, Spain https://t.co/QLf4nFXqZA
From @taeskoe on Sat Feb 23 10:57:29 EST 2019 oh and the woman said that she was sure SURE that bts was going to come to spain for a concert so yeah eso que nos llevamos chavales
From @TheNewEuropean on Sat Feb 23 10:57:28 EST 2019 RT @Suewilson91: Good to see more media interest for the plight of @BremainInSpain members & all Brits living in Spain & the EU. We are #th?
From @NorthernPleb on Sat Feb 23 10:57:28 EST 2019 I quite like Spain's politicians...rivalled only by Italy and us tbh. https://t.co/D3EoYUZJIT
From @CeliaHKG on Sat Feb 23 10:57:21 EST 2019 @PandoraDaydream TT TT why he has to be like this i just arrived in Spain !!!
From @millan_sagrario on Sat Feb 23 10:57:21 EST 2019 RT @QuantumAspect: The #EU's coverup of #Spain's lack of rule of law, is worsening the situation for the political prisoners in #Turkey. Ac?
From @Ten_Spain on Sat Feb 23 10:57:18 EST 2019 RT @kun_spain: [UPDATE] 190222 Actualización de la cuenta oficial de @WayV_official con un repost del Weibo de Kun. "SOL Y LIBERTAD. Foto?
From @kyannaramos_ on Sat Feb 23 10:57:17 EST 2019 RT @bwayjerah: japan spain and america after colonizing the philippines https://t.co/tJyvN74JbA