CAPITAL: Lisbon (Lisboa)
FLAG: The national flag, adopted in 1911, consists of a green field at the hoist and a larger red field. At the juncti...
Portugal at the Forefront: the Decriminalization of Drugs in Europe
In Europe of the early 2000s there is widespread belief that the United States-led "War on Drugs" has been a failure. T...
Portugal is located at the southwestern tip of Europe, bordering Spain in the north and east, and the Atlantic Ocean in the west and south. It has a land area of 91,640 square kilometers (35,...
POPULATION 10,084,245ROMAN CATHOLIC 89 percentPROTESTANT 4 percentOTHER CHRISTIAN 3 percentOTHER 1 percentNONE 3 percent
The Portuguese Republic, located on...