Calabrie

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Calabrie
Regione Calabria
Region o Italy

Flag

Coat of arms
Kintra Italy
Caipital Catanzaro
Government
 • Preses Giuseppe Scopelliti (The Fowk o Freedom)
Area
 • Total 15,080 km2 (5,820 sq mi)
Population (31-05-2010)
 • Total 2,009,227
 • Density 130/km2 (350/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
GDP/ Nominal € 33.6[1] billion (2008)
GDP per capita € 16,400[2] (2008)
NUTS Region ITF
Website www.regione.calabria.it

Calabrie (pronounced [kaˈlaːbrja]; in Calabrie dialect: Calabbria or Calavria, Greek: Καλαβρία, Italian: Calabria), in antiquity kent as Bruttium, is a region in soothren Italy, sooth o Naples, locatit at the "toe" o the Italian peninsula. It is bundit tae the north bi the region o Basilicata, tae the sooth-wast bi the region o Sicily, tae the wast bi the Tyrrhenian Sea, an tae the east bi the Ionian Sea. The region covers 15,079 km2 (5,822 sq mi) an haes a population o juist ower 2 million. The demonym o Calabrie in Scots is Calabrie (Italian: calabrese).

Admeenistrative diveesions[eedit | eedit soorce]

Calabria is dividit intae five provinces:

Provinces o Calabrie.

Province Population
Province o Catanzaro 368,318
Province o Cosenza 734,260
Province o Crotone 174,076
Province o Reggio Calabria 565,813
Province o Vibo Valentia 166,760

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