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General Information

Name of country: Portugal
Position: 39 30 N, 8 00 W
Time zone: 00:00 GMT
Area: 92,391 kmq
Type of government: republic
Capital: Lisbona

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Demographic Information

Resident population: 10,066,200 (July 2001)
Rate of population growth: 0.18% (2001)
Languages spoken: Galician, Portuguese


GDP: $ 159 Mld (2000)
GDP growth rate: 2.7% (2000)
GDP per capita: $ 15,800 (2000)
Annual rate of inflation: 2.8% (2000)
Currency: euro (EUR) - currency converter
Exports: $ 26,1 Bn (f.o.b., 2000)
Imports: $ 41 Bn (f.o.b.; 2000)


Internet ccTLD: .pt - Registration Authority
Resident population online: 3,6 M (2001)
% of total resident population online: 35,76%
% of total worldwide population online: 0,63%
Principal country-relevant search engines and Directories: Altavista Portugal, ODP Portugal, Algarvio, Clix, NetIndex, Top5% Portugal, VirtualAzores, Portugal Offer, Search Iberia, Internets: Portugal

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Resources ╗ Globalization guide ╗ Countries ╗ Portugal

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