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Ionie Islands
Περιφέρεια Ιονίων Νήσων
Region o Greece
Kintra  Greece
Caipital Corfu
Regional units
Government
 • Regional govrenor Spyridon Spyrou (ND)
Area
 • Total 2,307 km2 (891 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Total 231,514
 • Density 100/km2 (260/sq mi)
ISO 3166 code GR-F
Website pin.gov.gr

Ionie Islands (Greek: Περιφέρεια Ιονίων Νήσων) is ane o the thirteen regions o Greece. It comprises the historical region o the Ionian Islands, except for the island o Kythera which belangs tae Attica.

Admeenistration[eedit | eedit soorce]

The region wis established in the 1987 admeenistrative reform, comprisin the prefecturs o Corfu, Kefalonia an Ithaca, Lefkada an Zakynthos.

Wi the 2010 Kallikratis plan, its pouers an authority wur redefined an extendit. Alang wi Wast Greece an Peloponnese regions, it is supervisit bi the Decentralizit Admeenistration o the Peloponnese, Wast Greece an the Ionian Islands based at Patras. The region is based at Corfu an is dividit intae 5 regional units:[1]

The region's govrenor is, syne 1 Januar 2011, Spyros Spyrou, who wis electit in the November 2010 local admeenistration elections for the New Democracy pairty.

Historical population[eedit | eedit soorce]

Year Population Density
1862 228,631 87.8/km²
1879 244,433 106.0/km²
1920 224,189 97.1/km²
1928 213,157 92.4/km²
1940 219,562 95.1/km²
1951 228,597 99.0/km²
1961 207,061 89.7/km²
1981 182,651 79.1/km²
1991 193,734 83.9/km²
2001 212,984 92.3/km²

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