Republic of Portugal
Area: 91.985 km²
Population: around 10,9 millions (2006)
Weather : Mediterranean and oceanic temperate
Religion: Christian 94,8% (catholics 92,2%, protestants 1,5%, other Christians 1,1%), Islamic 0,1%, others 5,1% (censo, 1995)
Earnings per Capita: US$ 22.937 (2006).
Portuguese Districts: Portugal has 18 different districts. Each district has a capital city.
Portugal is divided in six different regions: Minho, Norte (including Beira Alta and Beira Baixa), Centro, Lisboa e Vale do Tejo, Alentejo and Algarve.
The weather in north Portugal is colder and rains more than in south.
Each region has it´s own traditions.
Traditional food varies among regions.