Which European country used to have its capital outside Europe?

Spain
France
Portugal
Germany
On November 29,1807, Braganza royal family and its court of nearly 15,000 people escaped from Lisbon to Rio de Janeiro, shortly before Napoleon­ic forces invaded Lisbon. For thirteen years, Rio de Janeiro func­tioned as the capital of the Kingdom of Por­tu­gal.

Answers distribution

Spain
France
Portugal
Germany
answers
flagBelgium
0%
0%
100%
0%
18
flagSpain
6%
3%
90%
0%
32
flagPortugal
5%
0%
85%
0%
20
flagUnknown
13%
7%
76%
2%
643
flagSweden
19%
4%
76%
0%
21
flagCanada
17%
6%
75%
0%
29
flagPoland
19%
8%
68%
3%
14159
flagNorway
24%
6%
66%
3%
33
flagFrance
28%
2%
65%
2%
35
flagthe United Kingdom
20%
10%
64%
3%
369
flagthe Netherlands
23%
10%
64%
1%
65
flagGermany
24%
8%
63%
1%
197
flagthe United Arab Emirates
18%
18%
62%
0%
16
flagRepublic of Ireland
25%
11%
61%
2%
36
flagAustralia
18%
4%
59%
18%
22
flagIndia
12%
16%
58%
9%
31
flagUkraine
31%
12%
56%
0%
16
flagthe United States
27%
10%
53%
6%
287
flagAustria
39%
13%
47%
0%
23
flagItaly
25%
29%
41%
3%
31

Gender

men70%
women55%
Spain
18%
28%
France
8%
11%
Portugal
70%
55%
Germany
2%
4%

Language versions

question
answers
results
flag
Which European country used to have its capital outside Europe?
587
59%

Details

Author: globalquiz.org
tools
Should this question be improved? Improve it.
Globalquiz questions are translated by users for other users. Translate this question.