Navarre facts

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Navarre
Chartered Community
  • Chartered Community of Navarre
  • Spanish: Comunidad Foral de Navarra
  • Basque: Nafarroako Foru Komunitatea
Flag of Navarra
Flag
Coat-of-arms of Navarra
Coat of arms
Location of Navarra (in red) within Spain
Location of Navarra (in red) within Spain
Coordinates:
Country Spain
Capital Pamplona
Government
 • President Yolanda Barcina (UPN)
Area(2.2% of Spain; Ranked 11th)
 • Total 10,391 km2 (4,012 sq mi)
Population (2013)
 • Total 647,866
 • Density 62.3488/km2 (161.483/sq mi)
 • Pop. rank 15th
 • Percent 1.3% of Spain
Demonym
 • English Navarrese
 • Spanish Navarro/a
ISO 3166-2 NA
Official languages Spanish (Basque is official in the Basque-speaking areas)
Statute of Autonomy August 16, 1982
Parliament Cortes Generales
Congress seats 5 (of 350)
Senate seats 5 (of 264)
Website Gobierno de Navarra

Navarre is an autonomous community in northern Spain. The capital of Navarre is Pamplona.

History

When the Roman Empire existed, most of the people who lived in Navarre were the Vascones.

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