Ajuda ( port. Ajuda ) - a district (fregezia) in Portugal , part of the Lisbon district. It is an integral part of the municipality of Lisbon . It is part of a large metropolitan area Greater Lisbon . According to the old administrative division, it was part of the province of Estremadura . Included in the economic and statistical subregion is Greater Lisbon , which is part of the Lisbon region . The population is 17,961 people in 2001 . It covers an area of 3.15 km².
|History and Geography|
|Population||17 961 people ( 2001 )|
|Density||5 707.3 people / km²|
The patron saint of the area is Virgin Mary ( port. Nossa Senhora da Ajuda ). Here is the royal palace of Ajud .