What is the population of Spain?
|Population Growth Rate||0.73%|
|Population in Major Urban Areas||MADRID (capital) 6.574 million; Barcelona 5.57 million; Valencia 797,000|
|Ethnic Groups||composite of Mediterranean and Nordic types|
Castilian Spanish (official) 74%, Catalan 17%, Galician 7%, and Basque 2%
note: Catalan is official in Catalonia, the Balearic Islands, and the Valencian Community (where it is known as Valencian); in the northwest corner of Catalonia (Vall d'Aran), Aranese is official along with Catalan; Galician is official in Galicia; Basque is official in the Basque Country
|Rate of Urbanization- annual rate of change||0.81%|