Atlas of Catalonia

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Català Catalunya - Comunitat Autònoma de Catalunya

Catalunya (Catalonha en occità, Cataluña en castellà) és una nacionalitat i una comunitat autònoma d'Espanya. Situada al nord-est de la Península Ibèrica, comprèn la majoria del territori històric del Principat de Catalunya, a excepció de la Catalunya Nord, sota administració francesa. Catalunya és reconeguda com a nació en el preàmbul del seu Estatut d'Autonomia aprovat per referèndum el 2006.

Castellano Cataluña - Comunidad Autónoma de Cataluña

Cataluña (en catalán Catalunya, en aranés Catalonha) es una nacionalidad y una comunidad autónoma española situada al noreste de la Península Ibérica. Ocupa un territorio de unos 32.000 km² que limita al norte con Francia y Andorra, al este con el Mar Mediterráneo, al sur con la Comunidad Valenciana, y al oeste con Aragón. Tiene una franja marítima de unos 580 kilómetros. La capital de Cataluña es la ciudad de Barcelona.

English Catalonia - Catalonia
The Autonomous Community of Catalonia in ► Spain, is a nationality and an autonomous community of Spain, located on the northeastern extremity of the Iberian Peninsula. Shares borders with ► France and ► Andorra North, Aragon West, and Valencia to the south and has a 580km coastline on the Mediterranean Sea to the east. To the south east in the Mediterranean Sea lie the ► Balearic Islands.

Short name Catalonia
Official  name Catalonia
Status Autonomous community of ► Spain
Capital Barcelona
Population 7,675,217 inhabitants
Area 32,114 km²
Major  languages Catalan, Spanish
Major  religions Roman Catholicism
More information Catalonia, Geography of Catalonia, History of Catalonia and Politics of Catalonia
More  images Catalonia - Catalonia (Category).

General maps

Map of Catalonia
Administrative divisions of Catalonia: Provinces, Comarques and Municipalities.
Climatic map
Map of Catalonia. The administrative divisions are outdated as of May 2015.
Map of Catalonia and the Catalan countries
Catalan language
The division of Catalonia after the Treaty of the Pyrenees
Satellite map
Map of the geological units of Catalonia (in spanish)
Land use map in Catalonia, 2002

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