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Portugal Information

ISO 3166-1PT - PRT - 620
NATO country codePT - PRT
FIPS 10-4 codePO
Continent /
Portugal CapitalLisbon
Name of the inhabitantsPortuguese
Portugal National anthem'A Portuguesa
Portugal National Day10 June
Portugal Currency Euro (EUR)
Portugal 23 % (13 %)
Portugal Calling code+351
Portugal Country domain code .pt
Portugal Vehicle registration plateP
Traveling direction Right
Time zone UTC -1:00, +0:00
International organizationEuropean Union
United Nations
Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe
Community of Portuguese Language Countries
Union for the Mediterranean

Portugal Head of state

President of the RepublicAníbal Cavaco Silva (2006)
Prime ministerJosé Sócrates (2005)

Portugal Religion

  1. Christianity 97 %
  2. Protestantism 1 %
  3. Other 2 %

Portugal Data

Area92,391 km² (35,672 sq mi)
Number of inhabitants10,581,000 inhabitants (2008) Chart
Population Density 114.5 /km² (296.6 /sq mi)
Length of coastline1,793 km
Perimeter3,007 km
Life expectancy79.1 Year (2010)
Average years of schooling 8.0 Year (2010)
Human Development Index 0.795 (2010)
Gross domestic product222 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
Annual change: 2.1 %
21,019 US$ per capita
Gross domestic product (PPP)258 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
24,366 US$ per capita
Unemployment7.3 % of labor force (2008) Chart
Inflation2.4 % (2008) Chart
Credit rating
  • Standard & Poor's: BB (Negative, 5 july 2013)
  • Fitch: BB+ (Negative surveillance, 21 november 2011)
  • Moody's: Ba2 (Negative, 9 may 2014)
  • Dagong: BB+ (Negative, 24 november 2011)

Portugal Natural resource

List of major natural resources classified by importance.
  1. Copper
  2. Zinc
  3. Salt
  4. Uranium
  5. Gold
  6. Fish
  7. Tin
  8. Tungsten
  9. Arable land
  10. Clay
  11. Marble
  12. Gypsum
  13. Silver
  14. Iron
  15. Hydroelectricity
  16. Forests

Portugal Agriculture

Listing of major crops and products starting with the most important.
  1. Potatoes
  2. Grapes
  3. Dairy products
  4. Olives
  5. Sheep
  6. Cattle
  7. Fish
  8. Poultry
  9. Pigs
  10. Grain
  11. Goats
  12. Tomatoes

Portugal Border

  1. Spain Spain 1,214 km

Portugal Map

Portugal Climate

  1. Mediterranean climate 98 %
  2. Oceanic climate 1.6 %

Portugal Weather (Lisbon)

Portugal Electricity

Voltage230 V
Frequency50 Hz
Power plugPower plug : C Power plug : F
Power socketPower socket : F

Airport Portugal

Lisbon Portela AirportFrancisco de Sá Carneiro AirportFaro Airport
Madeira AirportJoão Paulo II AirportHorta Airport
Santa Maria AirportPorto Santo Airport

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Portugal Hotel

Hotel Hotel Inglaterra Charme & BoutiqueHotel Inglaterra Charme & Boutique

Situated a 3-minute walk away from the Estoril Convention Centre, Inglaterra features a panoramic restaurant and an outdoor pool surrounded by gardens. Tamariz beach is a 10-minute walk away... view more
€ 45
Hotel Quinta de S. Jose - Turismo RuralQuinta de S. Jose - Turismo Rural
Ervedosa do Douro
Located in the Douro's river Valley, where Port Wine is produced, Quinta de S. José offers panoramic views of the river. It features an outdoor pool, a garden, and large terraces. Quinta de S... view more
Hotel Vale de CamposVale de Campos
Vale de Campos offers indoor and outdoor swimming pools, a spa and a bar on site. This pet-friendly property is located in Abragão, 20 minutes’ driving from Penafiel city... view more
€ 50
Hotel Holiday Home Quinta Do Fim TreixedoHoliday Home Quinta Do Fim Treixedo

Quinta do Fim is a traditional country house with views of the river Dão. The interior is full of atmosphere. The holiday home lies in a quiet area amidst beautiful scenery, around 3 km from Treixedo... view more
€ 67
Hotel Porto Bay FalesiaPorto Bay Falesia

This hotel features private access to the white sandy Falésia Beach and 2 panoramic restaurants. It boasts a lagoon-style pool with Atlantic Ocean views, a wellness centre and a putting green... view more
€ 57
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Portugal Olympic Games

SummerParticipation : 22Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 471122
WinterParticipation : 6Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0000
TotalParticipation : 28Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 471122
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