In Spain, an autonomous community (Spanish: comunidad autónoma) is a first-level political and administrative division, created in accordance with the Spanish constitution of 1978, with the aim of guaranteeing limited autonomy of the nationalities and regions that make up Spain.
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Valencian Community (its capital is Valencia) Spain also has two cities on the north coast of Africa: Ceuta and Melilla. They are called "autonomous cities" and have simultaneously the majority of the power of an autonomous community and also power of provinces and power of municipalities.
The autonomous regions of Spain are the first tier subdivisions of Spain.. Subcategories. This category has the following 23 subcategories, out of 23 total.
Median Income. The following table shows the difference in median income for each of the 17 autonomous communities of Spain.The data was provided by Adecco and the INE.The wealthiest Spaniards are from the Basque Country, with a median income of €27,174.
The Basque Country, officially the Basque Autonomous Community is an autonomous community in northern Spain. It includes the Basque provinces of Álava, Biscay, and Gipuzkoa. The Basque Country or Basque Autonomous Community was granted the status of nationality within Spain, attributed by the Spanish Constitution of 1978. The autonomous community is based on the Statute of Autonomy of the Basque Country, a foundational legal document providing the framework for the development of the...
The following provinces make up the autonomous community: 1. Álava, capital Vitoria-Gasteiz 2. Biscay, capital Bilbao-Bilbo 3. Gipuzkoa, capital Donostia-San Sebastián
Spanish and Basque are co-official in all territories of the autonomous community. The Basque-speaking areas in the modern-day autonomous community are set against the wider context of the Basque language, spoken to the east in Navarre and the French Basque Country. The whole Bas
The forerunner of the Gernika Statute was the short-lived Statute of Autonomy for Álava, Gipuzkoa and Biscay, which came to be enforced in October 1936 just in Biscay, with the Spanish Civil War already raging, and which was automatically abolished when the Spanish Nationalist troops occupied the territory. Before the Spanish Constitution of 1978 and its system of autonomous communities, these three provinces were known in Spanish as the Provincias Vascongadas since 1833. The political ...
The current laws configure the autonomous community as a federation of its present-day three constituent provinces. These western Basque districts kept governing themselves by their own laws and institutions even after the Castilian invasion in 1199–1200. The new king ...
ETA's permanent ceasefire opened the possibility of new governmental alliances and has enabled EH Bildu's electoral success and rise to governmental institutions. In the 2012 Basque parliamentary election, the PNV obtained a plurality of the votes, followed by the left-wing natio
The statute, insofar as it is addressed and provides an administrative framework for the Basque people, provides the mechanisms for neighbouring Navarre to join the three western provinces if it wishes to do so, since at least part of it is ethnically Basque. The Basque Governmen
The strategic geographical location of the Basque Country as a link between the northwest and centre of Spain and the rest of Europe makes this territory heavily transited. Road The main backbones of road transport are the AP-8 motorway which links Bilbao, San Sebastián and ...
The Community of Madrid is the third most populous in Spain with 6,661,949 (2019) inhabitants mostly concentrated in the metropolitan area of Madrid. It is also the most densely populated autonomous community. In absolute terms, Madrid's economy is, since 2018, slightly bigger in size to that of Catalonia.
The Valencian Community (Valencian: Comunitat Valenciana, Spanish: Comunidad Valenciana) is an autonomous community of Spain. It is the fourth most populous autonomous community after Andalusia, Catalonia and Madrid with more than five million inhabitants. Its homonymous capital Valencia is the third largest city and metropolitan area in Spain.
The Office of the Public Prosecutor of Asturias (also referred to as the Superior Public Prosecutor of Asturias) is the judicial body that represents the Public Prosecutor's Office in the autonomous community of Asturias (Spain). It is the highest body of the Public Prosecutor's Office in the community with its headquarters in the city of Oviedo.