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Kingdom of Spain
Reino de España  (Spanish)
Motto: "Plus Ultra" (Latin)
"Further Beyond"
Anthem: "Marcha Real" (Spanish)[2]
"Royal March"
Location of  Spain  (dark green)– in Europe  (green & dark grey)– in the European Union  (green)
Location of  Spain  (dark green)

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

Location of Spain
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]
Co-official languages
in certain autonomous
communities
Catalan
Galician
Basque
Occitan
Ethnic groups(2015)
Religion (2017[4])
Demonym
GovernmentUnitary parliamentaryconstitutional monarchy
• Monarch
Felipe VI
Mariano Rajoy
Soraya Sáenz de Santamaría
Pío García-Escudero
Ana Pastor Julián
Carlos Lesmes Serrano
LegislatureCortes Generales
Senate
Congress of Deputies
Formation
20 January 1479
23 January 1516
• De jure
9 June 1715
19 March 1812
29 December 1978
1 January 1986
Area
• Total
505,990[5] km2 (195,360 sq mi) (51st)
• Water (%)
1.04
Population
• 2016 census
46,354,321 Increase[e] (30th)
• Density
92/km2 (238.3/sq mi) (112nd)
GDP (PPP)2017 estimate
• Total
$1.769 trillion[7] (16th)
• Per capita
$38,171[7] (31st)
GDP (nominal)2017 estimate
• Total
$1.307 trillion[7] (12nd)
• Per capita
$28,212[7] (30th)
Gini (2016)34.5[8]
medium
HDI (2015)Increase 0.884[9]
very high · 27th
CurrencyEuro[f] () (EUR)
Time zoneCET (UTC+1)
WET (UTC)
• Summer (DST)
CEST (UTC+2)
WEST (UTC+1)
Note: Spain observes CET/CEST, except the Canary Islands which observe WET/WEST
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 January 20, 2018


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