Counting it out


€6m: The cost of Real Madrid´s Cristiano Ronaldo’s mansion, situated on the outskirts of the capital.

18%: The present rate of unemployment in Spain, the second highest in the EU.
46 cities in Spain and Europe have flights connecting them to Almeria airport, nine more than last year.

10,000 pesetas (€60) is what Antonio Banderas had in his pocket when he set off for Madrid ahead of becoming a Hollywood movie star.

22,000 pink flamingos form the largest breeding colony in Europe at Fuente de Piedra, Malaga.

300,000 miles have been travelled by the Zapp family at present in Spain in their 1928 Graham-Piage car which since 2000 has seen them cross five continents and 70 countries.

598,000 more people in Spain now gamble online, a 10 per cent increase after operators increased advertising spend by 33 per cent.
3.2m people are now self-employed in Spain.

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