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Portuguese Republic
República Portuguesa (Portuguese)
Banner o Portugal
Coat o airms o Portugal
Banner Coat o airms
Anthem: "A Portuguesa"
"The Portuguese Fowk"
Location o  Portugal  (dark green)– on the European continent  (green & dark grey)– in the European Union  (green)
Location o  Portugal  (dark green)

– on the European continent  (green & dark grey)
– in the European Union  (green)

Capital
an lairgest ceety
Lisbon
38°46′N 9°9′W / 38.767°N 9.150°W / 38.767; -9.150
Offeecial leids Portuguese
Recognised regional leids Mirandese[a]
Ethnic groups (2011)
Demonym Portuguese
Govrenment Unitar semi-presidential republic
• Preses
Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa
Eduardo Ferro Rodrigues
António Costa
Legislatur Assembly o the Republic
Formation
868
1095
24 Juin 1128
• Kinrick
26 Julie 1139
5 October 1143
23 Mey 1179
1 December 1640
5 October 1910
25 Apryle 1974
25 Apryle 1976
1 Januar 1986
Aurie
• Tot
92,212 km2 (35,603 sq mi)[1] (111t)
• Watter (%)
0.5
Population
• 2016 estimate
10,309,573[2] (83rd)
• 2011 census
10,562,178[3]
• Density
115/km2 (297.8/sq mi) (97t)
GDP (PPP) 2017 estimate
• Total
$310.651 billion[4] (50t)
• Per capita
$30,193[4] (40t)
GDP (nominal) 2017 estimate
• Total
$202.770 billion[4] (43t)
• Per capita
$19,707[4] (36t)
Gini (2015) positive decrease 34.0[5]
middlin
HDI (2015) Increase 0.843[6]
very heich · 41st
Siller Euro[c] () (EUR)
Time zone WET (UTC)
AZOT (UTC−1)
• Summer (DST)
WEST (UTC+1)
AZOST (UTC)
Note: Mainland Portugal an Madeira uise WET/WEST, the Azores uise AZOT/AZOST
Antipodes New Zealand an Paceefic Ocean
Date format dd/mm/yyyy
Drives on the richt
Cawin code +351
Internet TLD .pt
  1. ^ Mirandese, spoken in some veelages o the municipality o Miranda do Douro, wis offeecially recognised in 1999 (Lei n.° 7/99 de 29 de Janeiro),[7] awarding it an official right-of-use.[8] Portuguese Sign Leid is an aa recognised.
  2. ^ Portuguese Constitution adoptit in 1976 wi several subsequent minor revisions, atween 1982 an 2005.
  3. ^ Afore 2002, the escudo.

Portugal, offeecially the Portuguese Republic (Portuguese: República Portuguesa), is a kintra locate in sooth-wastren Europe. It is the wastrenmaist kintra on the mainlaund o Europe. It haes a laund mairch wi Spain tae the north an tae the east an is bund bi the Atlantic Ocean tae the sooth an the wast. Its caipital ceety is Lisbon (Portuguese: Lisboa) an Oporto (Portuguese: Porto) is its ither muckle ceety. It haes been pairt o the European Union syne 1986.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. (Portuguese) Público. "Portugal tem 92.212 quilómetros quadrados, por enquanto...". Retrieved 2 July 2012. Archived 5 October 2012 at the Wayback Machine.
  2. "Statistics Portugal". Ine.pt. Retrieved 2 August 2017. 
  3. [1]
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 "Portugal". International Monetary Fund. Retrieved 8 Mey 2017. 
  5. "Gini coefficient of equivalised disposable income – EU-SILC survey". Luxembourg: Eurostat. 15 Juin 2017. Retrieved 24 Juin 2017. 
  6. "2016 Human Development Report". United Nations Development Programme. 2016. Retrieved 25 Mairch 2017. 
  7. "Reconhecimento oficial de direitos linguísticos da comunidade mirandesa (Official recognition of linguistic rights of the Mirandese community)". Centro de Linguística da Universidade de Lisboa. Retrieved 2 December 2015. 
  8. The Euromosaic study, Mirandese in Portugal, europa.eu – European Commission wabsteid. Retrieved Januar 2007. Airtin updatit December 2015