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Kingdom of Spain
Reino de España[a][b]
FlagCoat of arms
Motto: "Plus Ultra" (Latin)
"Further Beyond"
Anthem: "Marcha Granadera" or
"Marcha Real Española"[2]
Location of  Spain  (dark green)– in Europe  (green & dark grey)– in the European Union  (green)  –  [Legend]
Location of  Spain  (dark green)

– in Europe  (green & dark grey)
– in the European Union  (green)  –  [Legend]

Capital
and largest city
Madrid
40°26′N3°42′W / 40.433°N 3.700°W / 40.433; -3.700
Official language
and national language
Spanish[c]
Recognised regional
languages[c]
Ethnic groups (2011)
Demonym
GovernmentUnitary parliamentaryconstitutional monarchy
 - MonarchFelipe VI
 - Prime MinisterMariano Rajoy
LegislatureCortes Generales
 - Upper houseSenate
 - Lower houseCongress of Deputies
Formation
 - Dynastic1479 
 - De facto1516 
 - De jure1715 
 - First constitution1812 
 - Current democracy1978 
 - EEC accession[d]1986 
Area
 - Total505,990[4] km2 (52nd)
195,364 sq mi
 - Water (%)1.04
Population
 - 2014 estimate46,464,053[5] (30th)
 - 2011 census46,815,916[6]
 - Density92/km2 (106th)
240/sq mi
GDP (PPP)2014 estimate
 - Total$1.566 trillion[7] (16th)
 - Per capita$33,711[7] (32nd)
GDP (nominal)2014 estimate
 - Total$1.407 trillion[7] (14th)
 - Per capita$30,278[7] (28th)
Gini (2013)33.7[8]
medium
HDI (2013)Steady 0.869[9]
very high ·27th
CurrencyEuro[e] () (EUR)
Time zoneCET[f](UTC+1)
 - Summer (DST)CEST[f] (UTC+2)
Date formatdd/mm/yyyy (CE)
Drives on theright
Calling code+34
ISO 3166 codeES
Internet TLD.es[g]

Source: CIA World Factbook
Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of June 30, 2015


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