Portugal Facts, Population Count and Statistics (2021)



Here are a few of the most interesting Portugal facts and statistics I was able to dig up including population counts. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

Portugal Facts

  • Geographical Location: Google Maps
  • Size: 35,600 square miles (92,200 square kilometers)
  • Continent: Europe
  • National Language: Portuguese and Mirandese
  • Capital City: Lisbon
  • Largest City: Lisbon
  • Population Count: 10.281 million (2018)

Portugal Time Zone(s):

Time zoneOffset
Azores Summer TimeUTC +0
Western European Summer TimeUTC +1
Azores TimeUTC -1
Western European TimeUTC +0

Portugal Major Cities:

  • Lisbon
  • Porto
  • Vila Nova de Gaia
  • Braga
  • Amadora
  • Almada
  • Coimbra
  • Setubal
  • Fuchal
  • Agualva-Cacem
Please note that some of these numbers are easier to find than others. A few of these Portugal stats come from their own reports, but some are based on news reports and not official government tallies. No information contained on DMR should be relied upon to make investment decisions. Basically, this is the best I can find and I don’t guarantee anything to be 100%.