Major cities : Madrid (Capital), Barcelona, Valencia, Seville and Saragossa.
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Spain Information

ISO 3166-1ES - ESP - 724
NATO country codeSP - ESP
FIPS 10-4 codeSP
Continent /
Spain CapitalMadrid
Name of the inhabitantsSpaniard
Spain National anthemMarcha Real
Spain National Day12 October
Spain Currency Euro (EUR)
Spain 21 % (10 %)
Spain Calling code+34
Spain Country domain code .es
Spain Vehicle registration plateE
Traveling direction Right
Time zone UTC +0:00, +1:00
International organizationEuropean Union
United Nations
Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe
Union for the Mediterranean

Spain Head of state

KingFelipe VI (2014)
President of the GovernmentMariano Rajoy (2011)

Spain Religion

  1. Christianity 99 %
  2. Other 1 %

Spain Data

Area505,580 km² (195,206 sq mi)
Number of inhabitants45,565,000 population (2008) Chart
Population Density 90.1 /km² (233.4 /sq mi)
Length of coastline4,964 km
Perimeter6,882 km
Life expectancy81.3 Year (2010)
Average years of schooling 10.4 Year (2010)
Human Development Index 0.863 (2010)
Gross domestic product1,454 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
Annual change: 3.4 %
31,918 US$ per capita
Gross domestic product (PPP)1,342 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
29,444 US$ per capita
Unemployment7.7 % of labor force (2008) Chart
Inflation2.7 % (2008) Chart
Credit rating
  • Standard & Poor's: BBB (Stable, 23 May 2014)
  • Fitch: BBB+ (Stable, 25 April 2014)
  • Moody's: Baa2 (Positive, 21 February 2014)
  • Dagong: A (Negative, 21 June 2011)

Spain Natural resource

List of major natural resources classified by importance.
  1. Coal
  2. Copper
  3. Lead
  4. Zinc
  5. Uranium
  6. Lignite
  7. Magnesite
  8. Tungsten
  9. Arable land
  10. Gypsum
  11. Iron
  12. Potash
  13. Kaolin
  14. Mercury
  15. Fluorspar
  16. Hydroelectricity
  17. Pyrite
  18. Sepiolite

Spain Agriculture

Listing of major crops and products starting with the most important.
  1. Vegetables
  2. Sugar beets
  3. Dairy products
  4. Olives
  5. Citrus
  6. Fish
  7. Poultry
  8. Grain
  9. Beef
  10. Pork
  11. Wine grapes

Spain Border

  1. Portugal Portugal 1,214 km
  2. France France 623 km
  3. Andorra Andorra 64 km
  4. Morocco Morocco 16 km
  5. United Kingdom United Kingdom 1 km

Spain Map

Spain Climate

  1. Mediterranean climate 32 %
  2. Mediterranean climate 32 %
  3. Oceanic climate 27 %
  4. Semi-arid climate 5.1 %
  5. Humid subtropical climate 3.0 %
  6. Arid 0.23 %
  7. Semi-arid climate 0.02 %

Spain Weather (Madrid)

Spain Electricity

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

Airport Spain

Madrid–Barajas AirportBarcelona–El Prat AirportPalma de Mallorca Airport
Málaga Airport
Tenerife South AirportValencia AirportGirona–Costa Brava Airport

Spain Car Hire

Spain Hotel

Hotel La Oveja Verde de la AlpujarraLa Oveja Verde de la Alpujarra

This rural hotel is set at 1,245 metres above sea level in the beautiful Alpujarras mountain range. The south-facing Oveja Verde provides the ideal setting for those looking to explore the magnificent Sierra Nevada National Park... view more
€ 65
Hotel La LanchaLa Lancha
Set by Sierra de Gata Mountain Range, La Lancha is located in Fuenteguinaldo. Offering a tour desk, the charming country house is 3 minutes’ walk from San Juan Bautista Church... view more
€ 70
Hotel Casa Rural del RioCasa Rural del Rio
La Nava
Casa Rural del Rio is a charming villa set on the main square in the village of La Nava. This spacious property offers well-equipped accommodation with attractive décor. The solar-powered Casa Rural del Rio maintains wood and stone features... view more
€ 110
Hotel Holiday Home Tranquility Cuatro Abaran (Campo De Ricote)Holiday Home Tranquility Cuatro Abaran (Campo De Ricote)

Holiday home located in the region of Murcia in the Campo de Ricote (countryside). nestled in amongst the Sierra del Oro (Gold mountains) with breathtaking scenery. The friendly owners built two very comfortable holiday homes in their villa... view more
Hotel Hotel CresolHotel Cresol

This charming rural hotel is in the historic town of Calceite, in the province of Teruel. Each room has individual design, including modern artworks. The Hotel Cresol has a rustic feel and modern facilities... view more
€ 99
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Spain Nuclear power plant

Almaraz Nuclear Power PlantAscó Nuclear Power PlantJosé Cabrera Nuclear Power Station
Cofrentes Nuclear Power PlantSanta María de Garoña Nuclear Power PlantTrillo Nuclear Power Plant
Vandellòs Nuclear Power Plant

Spain Olympic Games

SummerParticipation : 23Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 456441150
WinterParticipation : 20Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 1034
TotalParticipation : 43Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 466444154
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