Cornwall

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Cornwall
Kernow
St Piran's Flag of Cornwall
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Motto o Coonty Cooncil: Onen hag oll (Cornish)
Ane an aw
Cornwall athin Ingland
Geography
Status Ceremonial coonty an (smawer) unitary destrict
Origin Historic
Region Sooth Wast Ingland
Aurie
- Total
- Admeen. cooncil
- Admin. aurie
Rankit 12t
3,563 km2 (1,376 sq mi)
Rankit
3,546 km2 (1,369 sq mi)
Admin HQ Truro
ISO 3166-2 GB-CON
ONS code 00HE
NUTS 3 UKK30
Demography
Population
- Total (2011 est.[1])
- Density
- Admin. council
Rankit 39t
535,300
151 /km2 (390 /sq mi)
Rankit
Ethnicity 98.0% White Breetish, 2% Ither
Politics
Cornwall Council
www.cornwall.gov.uk
Executive  
Members o Parliament
Destricts

Cornwall Council (unitary)
Isles o Scilly (sui generis unitary)

Cornwall (/ˈkɔrnwɔːl/ or /ˈkɔrnwəl/;[2][3][4][5] Cornish: Kernow [ˈkɛɹnɔʊ]) ligs at the verra sooth-wast dowp o Great Breetain an is ane o the sax Celtic Naitions. It haes its ain Celtic leid, Cornish. Monie Cornish naitionalists conseiders it no ti be a pairt o Ingland. It is a Duchy an the Duke o Cornwall is the Prince o Wales an pairt o the Breetish Monarchie. The admeinistrative heidtoun an anerlie ceitie o Cornwall is Truro.

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  1. "Table P07 2011 Census: Number of usual residents living in households and communal establishments, local authorities in England and Wales". 2011 Census, Population and Household Estimates for England and Wales. Office for National Statistics. 16 July 2012. Retrieved 18 July 2012. 
  2. Jones, Daniel (edited by Peter Roach and James Hartman) (1997). English Pronouncing Dictionary (15th ed.). Cambridge University Press. p. 113. 
  3. Upton, C., Kretzschmar, W. & Konopka, R., eds. (2001). Oxford Dictionary of Pronunciation for Current English. Oxford University Press. p. 217. ISBN 0-19-863156-1. 
  4. Wells, J C (1990). Longman Pronunciation Dictionary. Longman. p. 166. 
  5. Munro, David (1995). Oxford Dictionary of the World. Oxford University Press. p. 160.