Culture, Heritage and Diversity


Intercultural city: Lisbon, Portugal


Population diversity

Lisbon is the capital city of Portugal. It has a population of 479,889 inhabitants. Non-nationals make up 9.30% of Lisbon’s total inhabitants. The largest group- people from Portugal- make up 90.70% of the city’s population. The largest minority groups in descending order are: Brazilians (2.75%), people from Cape Verde (0.82%) and Chinese (0.57%). Second and third generation migrants make up 9.30% of the city’s population.


Profile and activities

Intercultural profile


Intercultural Cities Index

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General information

Official website


António Costa



Lisbon on the map (wikipedia)