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Thursday, 18 July 2013
BLACK SOCIAL HISTORY : AFRO-SPANISH NATIONALS OF BLACK AFRICAN DESCENT WHO HAVE LIVED IN SPAIN FOR CENTURIES :
BLACK SOCIAL HISTORY Afro-Spaniards Spanish: afroespañoles are Spanish nationals of black African descent. Afro-Spaniards of today come from Angola, Brazil, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Colombia, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Equatorial Guinea, Ghana, Gambia, Guinea-Bissau, Mali, Nigeria, Senegal and Venezuela. A notable Afro-Arab population from the Maghreb (Algeria, Mauritania, Morocco,Mauretania, Tunisia) also exists. In 2009, about 7,500 descendants of black Africans were born in Spain. As of the year 2011, there are 237,300 Black Africans residing legally in Spain with an unknown number of illegal immigrants.