The European emergency number 112 is not the only emergency number in Spain.
Alongside 112, the following emergency numbers are available:
Disabled people can send a fax and an SMS to the national emergency numbers.
112 calls are answered on average within 5 seconds.
In addition to the national language(s), the calls can be answered in English, French, Portuguese, Arabic and German, depending on the call centres.
According to the latest E-communications household and telecom single market survey , 23% of Spanish know they can use 112 everywhere in the EU.