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Regions in Spain

Spain is made up of 20 primary administrative regions. Have a closer look at the regions in Spain. Information on all primary administrative regions in Spain.

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Primary administrative regions in Spain

There are 20 regions in Spain in the primary administrative level.
Primary administrative regions in Spain
RegionNoPopulationCapitalCapital population
Catalonia Catalunya1.7,475,420Barcelona Barcelona1,621,537
Ceuta Ceuta2.78,674Ceuta Ceuta78,674
Basque Country Euskal Autonomia Erkidegoa3.2,172,175Gasteiz / Vitoria Gasteiz / Vitoria235,661
Canary Islands Canary Islands4.2,103,992Las Palmas de Gran Canaria Las Palmas de Gran Canaria381,847
La Rioja La Rioja5.321,702Logrono Logroño152,107
Madrid Comunidad de Madrid6.6,386,932Madrid Madrid3,255,944
Melilla Melilla7.73,460Melilla Melilla73,460
Extremadura Extremadura8.1,102,410Merida Mérida56,395
Murcia Región de Murcia9.1,446,520Murcia Murcia436,870
Asturias Principality of Asturias10.1,085,289Oviedo Oviedo224,005
Balearic Islands Comunitat Autònoma de les Illes Balears11.1,095,426Palma Palma401,270
Navarre Navarra12.630,578Pamplona Pamplona198,491
Canary Islands Canary Islands13.2,103,992Santa Cruz de Tenerife Santa Cruz de Tenerife222,417
Cantabria Cantabria14.589,235Santander Santander182,700
Galicia Galicia15.2,796,089Santiago de Compostela Santiago de Compostela95,092
Andalusia Andalucía16.8,302,923Sevilla Sevilla703,206
Castille-La Mancha Castilla-La Mancha17.2,081,313Toledo Toledo82,291
Valencia Comunitat Valenciana18.5,094,675Valencia Valencia814,208
Castille and Leon Castilla y León19.2,563,521Valladolid Valladolid317,864
Aragon Aragon20.1,345,473Zaragoza Zaragoza674,317