Lääne Coonty

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Lääne Coonty
Coonty o Estonie

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Coat of arms
Kintra Estonie
Caipital Haapsalu
Government
 • Govrenor Sulev Vare
Area
 • Total 2,383 km2 (920 sq mi)
Population (Jan 2009[1])
 • Total 27,477
 • Density 12/km2 (30/sq mi)
ISO 3166 code EE-57
North-wast strand o Estonia nar Nõva, Lääne coonty

Lääne Coonty (Estonie: Lääne maakond), or Läänemaa (German: Wiek, Laitin: Rotalia), is ane o 15 coonties o Estonie. It is locatit in wastren Estonie an borders Easter Seas tae the north, Harju Coonty tae the north-east, Rapla Coonty tae the east, Pärnu Coonty tae the sooth, an the island coonties o Saare an Hiiu tae the wast. 27,477 fowk live in Lääne Coonty – constitutin 2.0% o the total population in Estonie (as o Januar 2009).[1]

Coonty Govrenment[eedit | eedit soorce]

The Coonty Govrenment (Estonie: Maavalitsus) is led bi Govrenor (Estonie: maavanem), who is appointit bi the Govrenment o Estonie for a term o five years. Syne 15 Dizember 2011, the Govrenor position is held bi Innar Mäesalu.

Maavanem First Republic 1918–1941
Maavanem Seicont Republic 1993–present

Municipalities[eedit | eedit soorce]

The coonty is subdividit intae municipalities. Thare is ane urban municipality, Haapsalu (Estonie: linn – toun) an 11 landwart municipalities (Estonie: vallad – pairishes) in Lääne Coonty.

Municipalities in Lääne Coonty

Urban municipality:

Landwart municipalities:

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