Quick Stats

Population: 7,565,603

Area: 12397 Sq Miles

Counties: 42

Municipalities: 947

Capital: Barcelona

Official Languages: Catalan, Spanish, Occitan

Currency: Euro

Government: Generalitat de Catalunya (Autonomous regional governement within the Spanish Government)

La Senyera at the Palau de la Generalitat

National Day: September 11th

Flag: La Senyera

Patron Saints: Sant Jordi (Saint George), Mare de Déu de Montserrat (Our Lady of Montserrat)

National Hymn: Els Segadors (The Reapers)

Catalan Speakers Worldwide: 9 million (11 million understand it) 


Sources:
http://web.gencat.cat/es/temes/catalunya/
http://web.gencat.cat/ca/temes/catalunya/coneixer/
http://web.gencat.cat/ca/temes/catalunya/coneixer/cultura-llengua/
Photo credits:
Nations Online Project :http://www.nationsonline.org/maps/Spain-Administrative-Map.jpg
Edmaps.com :https://www.edmaps.com/html/catalonia_in_seven_maps.html
Generalitat de Catalunya :http://www.gencat.cat/big/img/774/BIG_7742412911100516_02.jpg