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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 @Richard__Gecko on Tue Dec 18 08:56:33 EST 2018 #cabodegata #almeria #andalucia #españa #spain #diciembre #december #playa #beach #paraiso #paradise #life? https://t.co/02GIBYPfeq
From @roshyroshrosh on Tue Dec 18 08:56:33 EST 2018 RT @KEZZlAH: miss spain being the first trans to join miss universe makes me so happy ???? transphobes can choke on these photos ;) https:/?
From @sofia_arrieta1 on Tue Dec 18 08:56:32 EST 2018 RT @obrienstrokes: anyone: ... me: THE STROKES did you know? the strokes are coming back! THE STROKES tHe sTROkeS they will perform at a fe?
From @0Seuba on Tue Dec 18 08:56:30 EST 2018 RT @lizcastro: ?We are on hunger strike because we are being denied justice in Spain.??@QuimForn, imprisoned for more than a year without a?
From @joshuapeel on Tue Dec 18 08:56:29 EST 2018 RT @FootyAccums: Reports in Spain are claiming that PSG forward Jese sent ?5,000 worth of texts to get his ex voted off a reality TV show ??
From @chillinkia on Tue Dec 18 08:56:28 EST 2018 RT @AnnFabsyy: isn?t ironic that Spain brought christianity and catholicism in our country yet they have progressed to become one of the mo?
From @k2hu on Tue Dec 18 08:56:23 EST 2018 RT @QuantumAspect: @VVD En wat hebben de vorige kandidaten gedaan tegen de grove mensenrechtenschendingen in #EU lidstaat #Spanje. Hun ruim?
From @PijoanRosa on Tue Dec 18 08:56:21 EST 2018 RT @RMarsinyach: La BBC veu possible la independència de Catalunya - BBC News - Catalonia's bid for independence from Spain explained https?
From @btrcmacahilas on Tue Dec 18 08:56:21 EST 2018 RT @jom1014: MISS SPAIN TANGGAP KA NAMIN QAQU KAHIT SINAKOP MO KAMI NG 300 YEARS
From @BobGorovoi on Tue Dec 18 08:56:19 EST 2018 @stec123LFC @wasifhassan97 @Virgofolkie @Immort4l_Legacy @amirshah316 @TelAvivYonatan @RickNL3 @reacrachid? https://t.co/T19imXsvFe
From @DommLacambra on Tue Dec 18 08:56:18 EST 2018 RT @jopetgarciaaa: This is ?? Lots of love and respect to Ms. Spain, Angela Ponce.? #missuniverse https://t.co/gJezwE7E1m
From @Jedu95 on Tue Dec 18 08:56:16 EST 2018 RT @TheSportsman: ? ? Reports in Spain are claiming #PSG forward Jese sent ?5,000 worth of texts to get his ex voted off a reality TV show?
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