Major cities : Lisbon (Capital), Sintra, Vila Nova de Gaia, Oporto and Loures.
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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 RepublicMarcelo Rebelo de Sousa (2016)
Prime ministerAntónio Costa (2015)

Portugal Religion

  1. Christianity 97 %
  2. Protestantism 1 %
  3. Other2 %

Portugal Data

Area92,391 km² (35,672 sq mi)
Number of inhabitants10,581,000 population (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 61 %
  2. Mediterranean climate 37 %
  3. 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

Portugal Hotel

Hotel Palmeiras IIPalmeiras II

São Martinho do Porto
The apartment is located on the coastline, between Porto and Lisbon, a good location to explore Portugal. The centre of the village of São Martinho do Porto has many fish restaurants, where you can enjoy a fresh fish meal... view more
€ 73
Hotel Agro-Turismo - Quinta do PinheiroAgro-Turismo - Quinta do Pinheiro
Quinta do Pinheiro is an agrotourism hotel situated in a 16th-century stone farmhouse in Serra da Estrela Natural Park. It has an outdoor pool, and offers accommodation with free Wi-Fi... view more
€ 50
Hotel Porta AzulPorta Azul
This restored 19th Century accommodation is located less than 2 km from the centre of Porto and 1.6 km from the São Bento Train Station. It features contemporary artwork throughout and free Wi-Fi in all rooms... view more
€ 45
Hotel Casa SoralCasa Soral
Located in the village of Parada do Bouro, 25 Km from Braga, Casa Soral offers accommodations with antique furniture. It includes an outdoor pool and free WiFi in all areas. The rooms at Casa Soral overlook the garden, the pool and the mountain... view more
€ 45
Hotel Lost Lisbon :: GuesthouseLost Lisbon :: Guesthouse
Offering Tejo River views, Lost Lisbon is located on the 3rd floor of a historical building with high ceilings in Cais do Sodré. It offers exclusively designed rooms, free WiFi access and a daily breakfast... view more
€ 40
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Portugal Olympic Games

SummerParticipation : 24Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 481224
WinterParticipation : 8Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0000
TotalParticipation : 32Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 481224
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