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Kinrick o Spain
Banner Coat o airms
Motto: "Plus Ultra" (Laitin)
"Further Beyond"
Anthem: "Marcha Real"[2]
"Ryal Mairch"
Location o  Spain  (dark green)– on the European continent  (green & dark grey)– in the European Union  (green)  —  [Legend]
Location o  Spain  (dark green)

– on the European continent  (green & dark grey)
– in the European Union  (green)  —  [Legend]

Caipital Madrid
40°26′N 3°42′W / 40.433°N 3.700°W / 40.433; -3.700
Largest city caipital
Offeecial leid
an naitional leid
Spainyie[lower-alpha 3]
Recognised regional
leids[lower-alpha 3]
Ethnic groups (2015)
Government Unitary pairlamentary constitutional monarchy
 -  Monarch Felipe VI
 -  Prime Meenister Mariano Rajoy
Legislatur Cortes Generales
 -  Upper hoose Senate
 -  Lawer hoose Congress o Deputies
 -  Dynastic 1479 
 -  De facto 1516 
 -  De jure 1715 
 -  First constitution 1812 
 -  Current democracy 1978 
 -  EEC accession[lower-alpha 4] 1986 
 -  Total 505,990[4] km2 (52nt)
195,364 sq mi 
 -  Watter (%) 1.04
 -  2015 estimate 46,439,864[5][lower-alpha 5] (30t)
 -  2011 census 46,815,916[7]
 -  Densitie 92/km2 (106t)
240/sq mi
GDP (PPP) 2014 estimate
 -  Total $1.619 trillion[8] (16t)
 -  Per capita $34,899[8] (32nt)
GDP (nominal) 2014 estimate
 -  Total $1.230 trillion[8] (14t)
 -  Per capita $26,517[8] (28t)
Gini (2013) 33.7[9]
HDI (2013) Steady 0.869[10]
very heich · 27t
Currency Euro[lower-alpha 6] () (EUR)
Time zone CET[lower-alpha 7] (UTC+1)
 -  Summer (DST) CEST[lower-alpha 7] (UTC+2)
Date format dd/mm/yyyy (CE)
Drives on the right
Cawin code +34
ISO 3166 code ES
Internet TLD .es[lower-alpha 8]

Kinrick o Spain (Spainyie: Reino de España) is a middle sized kintra in sooth-wast Europe. It haes mairches wi Fraunce an Andorrae (North), an Portugal (Wast). Its caipital is Madrid. It haes 43,200,000 indwallers. The keeng is Felipe VI de Borbon the nou.

Mony Breetish fowk gaes thare on haliday (mainly in the simmer).

Ither big ceeties in Spain is:

It haes twa ither ceeties in North Africae, Ceuta an Melilla.

Weel-kent haliday touns:

Notes[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. The Spainyie Constitution daes nae establish ony offeecial name for Spain, even thou the terms España (Spain), Estado español (Spainyie State) an Nación española (Spainyie Naition) are uised throoghoot the document. Nonetheless, the Spainyie Meenistry o Foreign Affairs established in an ordinance published in 1984 that the denominations España (Spain) an Reino de España (Kinrick o Spain) are equally valid tae designate Spain in internaitional treaties. This term, Kinrick o Spain, is widely uised bi the govrenment in naitional an internaitional affairs o aw kinds, includin foreign treaties as well as naitional offeecial documents, an is tharefore recognised as the offeecial name bi mony internaitional organisations.[1]
  2. In Spain, ither leids hae been offeecially recognised as legitimate autochthonous (regional) leids unner the European Chairter for Regional or Minority Leids. In each o these, Spain's offeecial name (Spainyie: Reino de España, pronoonced: [ˈreino ð(e) esˈpaɲa]) is as follaes:
  3. 3.0 3.1 The offeecial Spainyie leid o the State is established in the Section 3 o the Spainyie Constitution o 1978 tae be Castilian.[3] In some autonomous commonties, Catalan, Galician an Basque are co-offeecial leids. Aragonese an Asturian hae some degree o offeecial recogneetion.
  4. European Union (EU) syne 1993.
  5. As of January 2015, Spain's population was estimated at 46,439,864. In the same month the number of citizens with Spanish citizenship reached 44,175,055 (41,992,012 being permanent residents in Spain and 2,183,043 being national abroads). The number of foreigners (i.e. immigrants, ex-pats and refugees) permanently living in Spain was estimated to be at 4,447,852 (10.1%) in 2015.[6]
  6. The Peseta afore 2002.
  7. 7.0 7.1 Except the Canary Islands, which observe UTC+0 (WET) an UTC+1 (WEST) during simmer time.
  8. The .eu domain is also uised, as it is shared wi ither European Union member states. An aa, the .cat domain is uised in Catalan-speakin territories.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Acuerdo entre el Reino de de España y Nueva Zelanda, Acuerdo entre el reino de España y el reino de Marruecos; licenses permissions Tratado de la Unión Europea Archived 25 November 2014 at the Wayback Machine
  2. Presidency of the Government (11 October 1997). "Real Decreto 1560/1997, de 10 de octubre, por el que se regula el Himno Nacional" (PDF). Boletín Oficial del Estado núm. 244 (in Spanish). 
  3. "The Spanish Constitution". Archived from the original on 25 March 2013. Retrieved 26 April 2013. 
  4. "Anuario estadístico de España 2008. 1ª parte: entorno físico y medio ambiente" (PDF). Instituto Nacional de Estadística (Spain). Retrieved 14 April 2015. 
  5. "Population Figures at 1 January 2015" (PDF). Instituto Nacional de Estadística (INE). Retrieved 25 June 2015. 
  6. "Population Figures at 1 January 2015 (Spanish Nationals abroad) 1 January 2015" (PDF). Instituto Nacional de Estadística (INE). Retrieved 25 June 2015. 
  7. "Censos de Población y Viviendas de 2011" (PDF) (in Spanish). Instituto Nacional de Estadística (INE). 
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 8.3 "Spain". International Monetary Fund. Retrieved 26 August 2015. 
  9. "Gini coefficient of equivalized disposable income (source: SILC)". Eurostat Data Explorer. Retrieved 22 July 2014. 
  10. "2014 Human Development Report" (PDF). 14 March 2013. pp. 21–25. Retrieved 27 July 2014.