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Quick Guide to the System of Government in Portugal

Official Name of

Portuguese Republic

Capital City of

Lisbon

Type of Government in

Presidential Parliamentary Republic

Branches of Government in

Executive Branch - Head of State
French President & Prefect Representative
Executive Branch - Head of Government
President of General Council
Legislative Branch
General Council
Judicial Branch
Court of Appeals

Urban Spread in

64% of population live in urban areas

Economy in

Developed Economy

Administrative Divisions in

18 Districts
 Aveiro
 Beja
 Braga
 Braganca
 Castelo Branco
 Coimbra
 Evora
 Faro
 Guarda
 Leiria
 Lisboa
 Portalegre
 Porto
 Santarem
 Setubal
 Viana do Castelo
 Vila Real
 Viseu
2 Autonomous Regions
 Azores & Madeira