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Portuguese Republic

República Portuguesa (Portuguese)
Anthem: A Portuguesa
("The Portuguese" [song])
National seal
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Location of Portugal (dark green)

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

Capital
and largest city
Lisbon
38°46′N 9°9′W / 38.767°N 9.150°W / 38.767; -9.150
Official language
and national language
Portuguese
Recognized
regional language
Mirandese[note 1]
Ethnic groups
Religion
(2011)
Demonym(s)Portuguese
GovernmentUnitary semi-presidential constitutional republic[4]
• President
Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa
António Costa
Eduardo Ferro Rodrigues
LegislatureAssembly of the Republic
Establishment
868
1095
24 June 1128
• Kingdom
25 July 1139
1 December 1640
23 September 1822
• Republic
5 October 1910
25 April 1974
25 April 1976[note 3]
1 January 1986
Area
• Total
92,212 km2 (35,603 sq mi)[5] (109th)
• Water (%)
1.2 (as of 2015)[6]
Population
• 2020 estimate
10,298,252[7] (89th)
• 2011 census
10,562,178[8]
• Density
114.5[9]/km2 (296.6/sq mi)
GDP (PPP)2021 estimate
• Total
Increase $370.5 billion[10]
• Per capita
Increase $36,079[10]
GDP (nominal)2021 estimate
• Total
Increase $257.4 billion[10]
• Per capita
Increase $25,065[10]
Gini (2019)Positive decrease 31.9[11]
medium
HDI (2019)Increase 0.864[12]
very high · 38th
CurrencyEuro () (EUR)
Time zoneUTC (WET)
UTC−1 (Atlantic/Azores)
• Summer (DST)
UTC+1 (WEST)
UTC (Atlantic/Azores)
Note: Mainland Portugal and Madeira use WET/WEST, the Azores are 1 hour behind.
Date formatdd/mm/yyyy (CE)
Driving sideright
Calling code+351
ISO 3166 codePT
Internet TLD.pt
  1. ^ Mirandese, spoken in some villages of the municipality of Miranda do Douro, was officially recognized in 1999 (Lei n.° 7/99 de 29 de Janeiro),[1] awarding it an official right-of-use.[2] Portuguese Sign Language is also recognized.
  2. ^ By country of citizenship
  3. ^ Portuguese Constitution adopted in 1976 with several subsequent minor revisions, between 1982 and 2005.

Portugal

Portugal, officially the Portuguese Republic, is a country located on the Iberian Peninsula, in south-western Europe. It is the westernmost sovereign state in mainland Europe, being bordered to the west and south by the Atlantic Ocean and to the north and east by Spain. Its territory also includes the Atlantic archipelagos of the Azores and Madeira, both autonomous regions with their own regional governments. The official and national language is Portuguese.