Spain is a secular parliamentary democracy and a parliamentary monarchy, with King Felipe VI as head of state. It is a major developed country and a high income country, with the world's fourteenth-largest economy by nominal GDP and the sixteenth-largest by PPP.
Spain is a country in Southern Europe. It is in the Iberian Peninsula. Spain has borders with France, Portugal, Andorra and Morocco. In Spain's northeast side are the Pyrenees mountains.
The history of Spain dates back to the Middle Ages. In 1516, Habsburg Spain unified a number of disparate predecessor kingdoms; its modern form of a constitutional monarchy was introduced in 1813, and the current democratic constitution dates to 1978.
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COVID-19 pandemic in Spain Number of confirmed cases per million inhabitants by autonomous community Disease COVID-19 Virus strain SARS-CoV-2 Location Spain First outbreak Wuhan, Hubei, China Index case La Gomera, Canary Islands Arrival date 31 January 2020 (4 months) Confirmed cases 239,228 (PCR -confirmed) 43,106 (ST -confirmed) Active cases 57,142 (PCR-confirmed) Recovered 150,376 Deaths ...
Madrid (/ m ə ˈ d r ɪ d /, Spanish: [maˈðɾið]) is the capital and most populous city of Spain.The city has almost 3.3 million inhabitants and a metropolitan area population of approximately 6.5 million.
- 667 m (2,188 ft)
- 9th century
Barcelona (/ ˌ b ɑːr s ə ˈ l oʊ n ə / BAR-sə-LOH-nə, Catalan: [bəɾsəˈlonə], Spanish: [baɾθeˈlona]) is a city on the coast of northeastern Spain.It is the capital and largest city of the autonomous community of Catalonia, as well as the second most populous municipality of Spain.
Castile became the dominant kingdom in Iberia because of its jurisdiction over the overseas empire in the Americas and the Philippines. The structure of empire was established under the Spanish Habsburgs (1516–1700), and under the Spanish Bourbon monarchs the empire was brought under greater crown control and increased its revenues from the Indies.
- Madrid (de facto; de jure since 1561, except 1601–06), (Valladolid in 1601–06)
- Composite monarchy (Habsburgs), Absolute monarchy (Bourbons)
Spain is the anerly European kintra tae hae a mairch wi an African kintra (Morocco) [lower-alpha 9] Wi an aurie o 505,990 km 2 (195,360 sq mi), Spain is the lairgest kintra in Soothren Europe, the seicont lairgest kintra in Wastren Europe an the European Union, an the fowert lairgest kintra in the European continent.