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Life expectancy (2010)

  • Men: 79,2 anys
  • Women: 85,2 anys
  • Total: 82,2 anys
  • Source: Consell de Treball, Econ˛mic i Social de Catalunya

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In order to explain Catalan Art, from Romanesque to the middle of the 20th Century, the National Art Museum of Catalonia provides temporary exhibitions to complete its cultural offer.

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Nits golfes al museu

Theater, magic, cabaret songs ... A series of shows for adults on the terrace of the Museum of the History of Catalonia.


  • Geographic location: North-east corner of the Iberian Peninsula
    Official languages: Catalan and Spanish; also Aranese, in Vall d'Aran only
  • Capital: Barcelona
    Climate: Mediterranean
  • Population: 7,565,603 inhabitants (2012)
    Natural spaces: 17 natural parks
  • Population density: 231.5 hab/km2 (2011)
    Currency: euro
  • Surface area: 32,107 km2
    Internet domain: .cat
  • GDP PIB: 197,919 millions of euros (2010)
    Telephone prefix: +34
  • GDP PIB per capita: 27,053 euros (2010)
    Time zone: CET (summer time CEST)
  • Immigration rate: 15.7% (2011)
    National day: September 11th
  • Government: Generalitat of Catalonia
    Patron Saint: Sant Jordi (Saint George)
  • National Anthem: Els Segadors (The Reapers)
    Patroness: Mare de Déu de Montserrat

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