Nation

Sardinia

Sardigna

State
Italy
Area
24.090 km2
Population
1.651.793 inhabitants (2017)
Languages
Sardinian, Italian
Official languages
Italian

Native language speakers
65% (2010)
Main cities
Cagliari, Sassari, Quartu Sant'Elena
Per capita income
21.200 € (2018)
Native political institutions
Regional Government
Main religious culture
Catholic Christian
National bank holiday
Sa Die de sa Sardigna (28 April)
Main nationalist parties
PARTITO SARDO D'AZIONE, PARTITO DEI SARDI, ROSSOMORI
Nationalist share in the native parliament
17,5% (2019)

Related content

THE CURRENT SITUATION OF THE SARDINIAN LANGUAGE

GIOVANNI STRINNA Philologist. The Sardinian language is the closest to vulgar Latin. It preserves a rich pre-Latin substratum, which bears some resemblance to Basque (as Juan Martin Elexpuru has highlighted)….