Spain

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Spain
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Spain: World Factbook, 2009[1]

Area

498,980 sq km[1]

Population

40,525,002 (July 2009 est.)[1]

Languages

Castilian Spanish (official) 74%, Catalan 17%, Galician 7%, Basque 2%, are official regionally[1]

Religions

Roman Catholic 94%, other 6%[1]

Ethnicity

Mediterranean and Nordic[1]

Number of Groups Associated with MWC

1[2]

Membership in MWC Affiliated Churches

153[2]

Spain is a country in southwestern Europe, bordering France, Portugal and Andorra, as well as the Mediterranean Sea and the Bay of Biscay. Spain has an area of 498 980 square kilometers and a population in 2009 of 40 525 002.[1] In 2006 there was one organized Anabaptist-related groups officially associated with Mennonite World Conference (MWC) with a total membership of 153.[2]

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Anabaptist-related groups

As of 2006, there was one Anabaptist-related group in Spain, containing several churches (mostly Mennonites and Brethren in Christ):

External links

  • Spain on Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online.

Citations

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 "Spain," CIA World Factbook. https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/sp.html (accessed 23 December 2009).
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 "2006 Mennonite and Brethren in Christ World Membership," Mennonite World Conference. http://www.mwc-cmm.org/en15/PDF-PPT/2006mbictotal.pdf (accessed 23 December 2009).