Africa

Ceuta, Melilla profile

  • 23 April 2014
  • From the section Africa
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Image caption King Juan Carlos in Melilla: The 2007 visit jeopardised improving ties with Morocco
  • Territories: Ceuta and Melilla
  • Status: Spanish territory
  • Population: 76,603 (Ceuta), 69,440 (Melilla) (2007)
  • Area (combined): 32 sq km (12 sq miles)
  • Major languages: Spanish, Arabic
  • Major religions: Christianity, Islam
  • Life expectancy: 75 years (men), 81 years (women)
  • Monetary unit: 1 euro = 100 cents
  • GNI per capita: n/a
  • International dialling code: +34 952