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Canary Islands, Spain

Canary Islands is one of 19 primary administrative regions in Spain with a population of approximately 2,103,992 people.

Facts and figures on Canary Islands at a glance

Region name: Canary Islands (Canary Islands)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 2,103,992 people
Country: Spain
Continent: Europe

The regional headquarters of Canary Islands (Canary Islands) is located in the regional capital Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (Las Palmas de Gran Canaria) with a population of 381,847 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Canary Islands's regional capital Las Palmas de Gran Canaria to Spain's capital Madrid (Madrid) is approximately 1,738 km (1,080 mi).

Facts and figures about Canary Islands
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Canary Islands Canary Islands2,103,992 peopleLas Palmas de Gran Canaria Las Palmas de Gran Canaria381,847 people

Compare with other regions in Spain.

Map of Canary Islands

Map of Canary Islands

Information on Canary Islands

Information on Canary Islands
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Canary Islands Canary IslandsLas Palmas de Gran Canaria Las Palmas de Gran Canaria2SpainEurope

Time in Canary Islands

Time in Canary Islands
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 - 12:22amIn effect (+1 hour)Fri, 20 Oct 2017 - 11:22pmGMT UTC +1.0Atlantic/Canary

Geographic coordinates of Canary Islands

Latitude & Longitude of Canary Islands
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map28°00'00.0"N (28.0000000°)15°30'00.0"W (-15.5000000°)

Subregions in Canary Islands

There are 2 administrative subregions in Canary Islands.
Subregions in Canary Islands
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Provincia de Las Palmas Provincia de Las Palmas1.1,083,502Las Palmas de Gran Canaria Las Palmas de Gran Canaria381,847
Provincia de Santa Cruz de Tenerife Provincia de Santa Cruz de Tenerife2.1,020,490Santa Cruz de Tenerife Santa Cruz de Tenerife222,417

External sources of information on Canary Islands

Canary Islands on Wikipedia