North Denmark Region

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North Denmark Region
Region Nordjylland
Region o Denmark
Kintra Denmark
Caipital Aalborg
Municipalities
Government
 • Chairman Ulla Astman (Social Democrats)
Area
 • Total 7,933 km2 (3,063 sq mi)
Population (2010)[1]
 • Total 579,628
 • Density 73/km2 (190/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Website www.rn.dk
Municipalities

North Denmark Region[2] or North Jutland Region[3] (Dens: Region Nordjylland) is an admeenistrative region o Denmark established on 1 Januar 2007 as pairt o the 2007 Dens Municipal Reform, which replacit the traditional coonties ("amter") wi five lairger regions. At the same time, smawer municipalities wur merged intae lairger units, cuttin the number o municipalities frae 271 tae 98. The reform wis implementit in Denmark on 1 Januar 2007.

Geography[eedit | eedit soorce]

North Denmark Region consists o the umwhile North Jutland Coonty combined wi pairts o the coonty o the umwhile Viborg Coonty (the umwhile municipalities o Aalestrup Municipality, Hanstholm Municipality, Morsø Municipality, Sydthy Municipality, Thisted Municipality), an the wastren hauf o Mariager Municipality (in the umwhile Aarhus Coonty).

Municipalities[eedit | eedit soorce]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. FOLK1: Population 1 Januar database frae Statistics Denmark
  2. The North Denmark Region
  3. Dens state authorities uise baith the Dens name Region Nordjylland an the direct translation North Jutland Region in Inglis texts. The latter is an aw widely uised bi ithers, e.g. bi the umwhile Region Cooncil Chairman.

Freemit airtins[eedit | eedit soorce]

Media relatit tae Region Nordjylland at Wikimedie Commons

Coordinates: 57°N 10°E / 57°N 10°E / 57; 10