Min. for Agriculture, Maritime, Environment, & Territorial Admin.
Maria de Assuncao Oliveira CRISTAS Machado da Graca
Min. for Economy & Labor
Alvaro SANTOS PEREIRA
Min. for Education, Higher Education, & Science
Min. for Finance
Vitor Louca Rabaca GASPAR
Min. for Foreign Affairs
Paulo Sacadura Cabral PORTAS
Min. for Health
Min. for Internal Admin.
Min. for Justice
Paula TEIXEIRA DA CRUZ
Min. for National Defense
Jose Pedro AGUIAR-BRANCO
Min. for Parliamentary Affairs
Min. for Solidarity & Social Security
Pedro MOTA SOARES
Governor, Bank of Portugal
Ambassador to the US
Nuno Filipe Alves Salvador e BRITO
Permanent Representative to the UN, New York
Jose MORAES CABRAL
NOTE: 1) The information regarding Portugal on this page is re-published from the 2012 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Portugal Chiefs of State 2012 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Portugal Chiefs of State 2012 should be addressed to the CIA.
2) The rank that you see is the CIA reported rank, which may habe the following issues:
a) They assign increasing rank number, alphabetically for countries with the same value of the ranked item, whereas we assign them the same rank.
b) The CIA sometimes assignes counterintuitive ranks. For example, it assigns unemployment rates in increasing order, whereas we rank them in decreasing order