Russians in Spain

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Russians in Spain
Rusos en España
Total population
52,823 (2011)[1]
Russian Orthodox Church · Judaism
Related ethnic groups
Russian diaspora

Russians in Spain form one of the country's smaller foreign communities, making up about 0.83% of all foreigners in Spain.[1]


During the Spanish Civil War there were 72 White émigré volunteers on the Nationalist side, as well as some hundreds of Soviet advisors on the Republican side.[2][3]




Further reading[edit]

  • Devillard, Marie Jose (2006), Españoles En Rusia Y Rusos En España: Las Ambivalencias De Los Vínculos Sociales, Centro Investigaciones Sociológicas, ISBN 978-84-7476-407-9