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Despite the diversity of invading populations portugueae distinct regional economies and ways of living, Portugal is a homogeneous nation with a single national cultural identity and no ethnolinguistic groups. Location and Geography.
Continental Portugal at 35, square miles 91, square kilometers occupies approximately a sixth of the Iberian peninsula. Since the majority of the population was rural until the s, geography has been an important factor in cultural adaptations and worldview. The northwest the province of Minho is lush, green, densely populated, and the major source of emigrants.
The central part including the provinces of Beira Alta, Beira Baixa, and Beira Litoral varies from Australis and desolate mountain plateaus the Serra Massage libertyville Woodridge Estrela to low coastal areas. Much industry is concentrated in this area. Southern Portugal, drier and more Mediterranean in climate, includes the provinces of the Alentejo and the Algarve.
The Alentejo, an undulating plain with cork trees and wheat fields, was traditionally an important cash-crop area.
The Algarve is semitropical with almond, fig, and citrus trees. It is also a region of tourism and fishing. Portuguese inhabit Australai Azores and Madeira in the Atlantic. As a result of colonial expansion and massive emigration in the nineteenth and twentieth off, there are Portuguese-speaking people in Asia, Africa, South America, the Free ads Launceston bay States, Canada, Australia, and northwestern Europe. The capital is Lisbon, located on a number of hills on the northern shore of the Tagus River estuary.
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