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Spain

Spain Culture Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > All drinks 11.62 2005 30th out of 187
Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Beer 4.52 2005 22nd out of 187
Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Homemade and illegal drinks 1.4 2005 83th out of 187
Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Legal sources 10.22 2005 24th out of 187
Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Other alcoholic drinks 0.61 2005 31st out of 187
Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Spirits 1.31 2005 81st out of 187
Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Wine 3.59 2005 18th out of 187
Food and drink > Alcohol > Legal drinking age 18 2014 5th out of 25
Food and drink > Alcohol > Litres of pure alcohol drunk per year 11.68 2003 10th out of 178
Food and drink > Alcohol > Standard drink size 10 g 2008 13th out of 17
Food and drink > Beer consumption 3.25 billion L 2014 9th out of 40
Food and drink > Fast food > McDonalds > First outlet date March 10, 1981 2012
Food and drink > Fast food > McDonalds > First outlet location Madrid 2012
Food and drink > Fast food > McDonalds > First outlet notes See McDonald's Spain 2012
Food and drink > Fast food outlets > KFC > Notes 20 restaurants by 1991. 69 outlets by November 2012. 2014
Food and drink > Fast food outlets > KFC > Owner or major operator AmRest 2014
Food and drink > Honey consumption 40,000 metric tons 2005 7th out of 29
Food and drink > Milk consumption per capita 177.49 kg 2007 39th out of 99
Happy Planet Index 43.2 2009 76th out of 143
Pets > Animal cropping (legal status) Banned in autonomies of Catalonia and Andalucia 2001
Sentiments towards other countries > China > Negative view of China 67% 2014 2nd out of 25
Sentiments towards other countries > China > Net sentiment towards China -54% 2014 23th out of 25
Sentiments towards other countries > China > Neutral view of China 20% 2014 10th out of 25
Sentiments towards other countries > China > Positive view of China 13% 2014 23th out of 25
Sexuality > Homosexuality > Anti-discrimination laws All 2014
Sexuality > Homosexuality > LGBT individual may petition to adopt a child Yes 2014
Sexuality > Homosexuality > Legality of homosexual acts Legal since 1979 UN decl. sign. 2014
Sexuality > Homosexuality > Recognition of gay relationships Yes 2014
Sexuality > Homosexuality > Same-sex adoption Yes 2014
Sexuality > Homosexuality > Same-sex couple may jointly petition to adopt a child Yes 2014
Sexuality > Homosexuality > Same-sex couples are allowed to foster or stepchild foster Yes 2014
Sexuality > Homosexuality > Same-sex marriage Yes (since 2005) 2014
Sexuality > Homosexuality > Same-sex partner may petition to adopt partner's child Yes 2014
Sexuality > Sexually experienced 15-year-old boys 17.2% 2012 24th out of 24
Sexuality > Sexually experienced 15-year-old girls 13.9% 2012 17th out of 24
Smoking > Cigarettes per adult per year 1,757 2014 19th out of 184
Smoking > Tobacco vending machine legal status Sales prohibited to under 18s. 2008
Tobacco > Purchase age 18 2014 35th out of 88
Tobacco > Smoking age 18 2014 14th out of 44
World Heritage Sites 39 2014 2nd out of 140

SOURCES: Global status report on alcohol and health, World Health Organisation, 2011. p. 273 ff.; Global status report on alcohol and health, World Health Organisation, 2011. p. 273 ff.; Global status report on alcohol and health, World Health Organisation, 2011. p. 273 ff. ; Global status report on alcohol and health, World Health Organisation. p. 273 ff. ; http://www.icap.org/Table/MinimumAgeLimitsWorldwide; World Health Organization. Source tables; Wikipedia: Standard drink (Standard drinks as defined by various countries) (ICAP Report 5 - "What is a 'standard drink'". URL: [1] . Accessed on June 19, 2008.); Per Capita Beer Consumption by Country in 2012, Kirin Holdings Company. Table 3.; Wikipedia: List of countries with McDonald's restaurants (Countries and territories with a McDonald's outlet); Wikipedia: List of countries with KFC franchises (Africa); Wikipedia: List of countries with KFC franchises (Asia); Wikipedia: Beekeeping (World honey production and consumption); Wikipedia: List of countries by milk consumption per capita ("Countries by milk consumption per capita" . "Countries by consumptions per capita" .); http://www.happyplanetindex.org/data/; Wikipedia: Cropping (animal) (Status by country); Wikipedia: Sinophobia (Region-based Sinophobia); http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/mediacentre/country-rating-poll.pdf, June 2014. p. 37.; Wikipedia: LGBT rights by country or territory (Australasia); Wikipedia: LGBT adoption (European laws on adoption by same-sex couples); Wikipedia: LGBT rights by country or territory (Central Asia); Wikipedia: LGBT rights in Asia (Central Asia); Wikipedia: LGBT rights by country or territory (Central Europe); Wikipedia: Virginity (Prevalence of sexually experienced 15-year-olds based on self-reports) (Godeau, Emmanuelle; Nic Gabhainn, Saoirse; Vignes, Ce´line; Ross, Jim; Boyce, Will; Todd, Joanna. "Contraceptive Use by 15-Year-Old Students at Their Last Sexual Intercourse Results From 24 Countries" . Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine 162 (1) . Retrieved 14 January 2012 ., See here and pages 47-49 for views on what constitutes virginity loss and therefore sexual intercourse or other sexual activity; source discusses how gay and lesbian individuals define virginity loss, and how the majority of researchers and heterosexuals define virginity loss/"technical virginity" by whether or not a person has engaged in penile-vaginal sex. Laura M. Carpenter (2005). Virginity Lost: An Intimate Portrait of First Sexual Experiences . NYU Press . pp. 295 pages. ISBN 0-8147-1652-0 . Retrieved October 9, 2011 . A. Leigh, Jennifer (June 27, 2009). "Male Virginity Myths" . Psychology Today . Retrieved October 9, 2011 ., Bozon, Michael. 'At what age do women and men have their first sexual intercourse? World comparisons and recent trends'. Population and Societies 391 (2003) 1–4.); http://www.nuigalway.ie/hbsc/documents/godeau_2008_contraceptive_use_apam_1621_6673.pdf, Emmanuelle Godeau, Saoirse Nic Gabhainn, Celine Vignes, Jim Ross, Will Boyce, Joanna Todd, ARCH PEDIATR ADOLESC MED/VOL 162 (NO. 1), JAN 2008. p 2.; Wikipedia: List of countries by cigarette consumption per capita (List); Wikipedia: Cigarette machine (Tobacco vending machine prevalence by country) ("Japanese smokers to face age test" . BBC . 2008-12-06 . Retrieved 2008-03-07 .); Wikipedia: Smoking age; Wikipedia: Table of World Heritage Sites by country (Table of World Heritage Sites)

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Spain Culture Profiles (Subcategories)

Food and drink 18 Sexuality 11
Sentiments towards other countries 4
  • Spain ranked second for agricultural land > sq. km amongst European Union in 2011.
  • Spain ranked first for permanent crops amongst Heavily indebted countries in 2000.
  • Spain ranked first for farm workers amongst Eurozone in 2008.

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