Total Population (million): 10.608336
Annual growth rate: 0.3793185%
Urban population: 58.22%
Official Language: Portuguese
Other languages spoken: This language is spoken by 10 million people
in Portugal and about 130 million people in Brazil. Portuguese is
also the official language in five African nations: Angola,
Mozambique, Guinea Bissau, Cape Verde and Sao Tome and Principe.
Caution: the Portuguese pronunciation is difficult. Vowels and
consonants have a different sound depending on both their position
in the sentence and their accent; moreover, nasal vowels and
diphthongs only exist in this language.
Business language: Spanish, French and English are the most mastered
foreign languages and therefore, the most used in business relations.
Religion: Catholics represent 95% of the population.
Area: 92120 kmÂ²
Type of State: Republic based on a parliamentary democracy. "Semi-presidential"
Type of economy: High-income economy, OECD member
To call from Portugal, dial 00
To call in Portugal, dial 351
Internet suffix: .pt
Access to electricity: n.c.