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Catalonie
  • Catalunya (Catalan)
    Catalonha (Occitan)
    Cataluña (Spaingie)
Autonomous commonty
Senyera
Banner
Coat-of-arms of Catalonia
Coat o airms
Anthem: Els Segadors (Catalan)
Location o Catalonie
Coordinates: 41°49′N 1°28′E / 41.817°N 1.467°E / 41.817; 1.467Coordinates: 41°49′N 1°28′E / 41.817°N 1.467°E / 41.817; 1.467
Kintra Spain
Formation 988
1137
1283
Statute o Autonomy 9 September 1932
18 September 1979
9 August 2006
Caipital
and largest city
Barcelona
41°23′N 2°11′E / 41.383°N 2.183°E / 41.383; 2.183
Provinces Barcelona, Girona, Lleida, Tarragona
Govrenment
 • Teep Devolvid govrenment in a constitutional monarchy
 • Bouk Generalitat de Catalunya
 • Preses Carles Puigdemont i Casamajó (JxSí)
 • Legislature Parliament
Area[1]
 • Tot 32,108 km2 (12,397 sq mi)
Population (2012)
 • Tot 7,565,603
 • Density 240/km2 (610/sq mi)
 • Rank 2nt (16% o Spain)
Demonym Catalan
català, -ana (ca)
catalan, -ana (oc)
catalán, -a (es)
GDP (nominal)
 • Total $255.204 billion (2012)
 • Per capita $33,580 (2012)[2]
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Area code +34 97-
+34 93 (Barcelona)
ISO 3166 code ES-CT
Offeecial leids Catalan, Occitan (Aranese), Spainyie; Catalan Sign leid recognisit an aw
Internet TLD .cat
Patron saunt Saunt George (Sant Jordi), Virgin o Montserrat
Parliament o Catalonie 135 deputies
Congress 47 deputies (oot o 350)
Senate 16 senators (oot o 264)
Website Generalitat de Catalunya

Catalonie (Catalan: Catalunya; Occitan: Catalonha; Spaingie: Cataluña), is an Autonomous Commonty in the Kinrick o Spain. The Autonomous Commonty o Catalonie haes an aurie o 32,114 km² wi an offeecial population o 7,210,508 [3] o whilk immigrants mak up an estimatit 12.3% o the hail population. It mairches Fraunce an Andorrae tae the north, Aragon tae the wast, the Valencie Commonty tae the sooth, an the Mediterranean Sea tae the east (580 km coastline). Offeecial leids is Catalan, Spainyie, an Aranese.

The caipital ceety is Barcelona. Catalonie is dividit intae fower provinces: Barcelona, Girona, Lleida, an Tarragona. Its territory corresponds tae maist o the historical territory o the umwhile Principality o Catalonie.

The local leid is Catalan.

Thare wis a referendum on unthirldom in 2014 athoot recognition fae the Spainyie govrenment, that disnae allou referendums on unthirldom. The preses o Catalonie is Carles Puigdemont, fae 2016 on.

Notes[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Indicadors geogràfics. Superfície, densitat i entitats de població: Catalunya". Statistical Institute of Catalonia. Retrieved 2015-11-23. 
  2. National Statistics Office (Spain's GDP and GRP), National Statistics Office. GDP Figures of Spanish autonomous communities and provinces 2008–2012.
  3. [1] (catalan)