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Madeira (Portugal - Outermost Region): Partner # 6

 

Number of islands: 2 main islands (Madeira and Porto Santo) and several smaller islands (Desertas and Selvagens)
Capital: Funchal
Area: 800 km²
Population: ~245 500 inhabitants (2006)
Population density: 306 inhabitants/km²
GDP/inhabitant: 17 800€ (2005)
Climate: temperate humid, subtropical
Economic activities: agriculture and tourism
Official language: Portuguese
Status: Portuguese Autonomous Region, EU Outermost Region (OR)