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Brandenburg
State o Germany

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Coordinates: 52°21′43″N 13°0′29″E / 52.36194°N 13.00806°E / 52.36194; 13.00806
Kintra Germany
Caipital Potsdam
Government
 • Meenister-Preses Matthias Platzeck (SPD)
 • Govrenin pairties SPD / The Left
 • Votes in Bundesrat 4 (o 69)
Area
 • Total 29,478.63 km2 (11,381.76 sq mi)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 2,449,511
 • Density 83/km2 (220/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
ISO 3166 code DE-BB
Vehicle registration formerly: BP (1945–1947), SB (1948–1953)[2]
GDP/ Nominal € 48 billion (2005)[citation needit]
NUTS Region DE4
Website brandenburg.de

Brandenburg (Aboot this soond listen ; Lawer Sorbian: Bramborska; Upper Sorbian: Braniborska) is ane o the saxteen federal-states o Germany. It lees in the east o the kintra an is ane o the new federal states that wur re-creatit in 1990 upon the reunification o the umwhile Wast Germany an East Germany. The caipital is Potsdam. Brandenburg surroonds but does no include the naitional caipital an ceety-state o Berlin.

Oreeginatin in the medieval Northren March, the Margraviate o Brandenburg grew tae become the core o the kinrick, later Free State o Proushie. The eastren third o historic Brandenburg (Ostbrandenburg/Neumark) was cedit tae Poland in 1945.

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  1. "Bevölkerung im Land Brandenburg nach amtsfreien Gemeinden, Ämtern und Gemeinden 31. Dezember 2012 (XLS-Datei; 83 KB) (Einwohnerzahlen auf Grundlage des Zensus 2011)". Amt für Statistik Berlin-Brandenburg (in German). 31 December 2012. 
  2. BP = Brandenburg Province, SB = Soviet Zone, Brandenburg. With the abolition of states in East Germany in 1952 vehicle registration followed the new Bezirk subdivisions. Since 1991 distinct prefixes are specified for each district.

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