Stockholm Coonty

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Stockholm
Stockholms län
Coonty o Swaden

Coat of arms

 
Kintra Swaden
Caipital Stockholm
Government
 • Govrenor Chris Heister
 • Cooncil Stockholm Coonty Cooncil
Area
 • Total 6,488 km2 (2,505 sq mi)
Population (March 31 2011)[1]
 • Total 2,084,526
 • Density 320/km2 (830/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
GDP/ Nominal SEK 669,900 million (2004)
GDP per capita SEK 482,500 (2010)
NUTS Region SE110

Stockholm Coonty (Stockholms län) is a coonty or län (in Swadish) on the Baltic sea coast o Sweden. It borders Uppsala Coonty an Södermanland County. It borders Mälaren an the Baltic Sea an aw. The ceety o Stockholm is the caipital o Swaden. Stockholm Coonty is dividit bi the historic provinces o Uppland (Roslagen) an Södermanland (Södertörn). Mair than ane fift o the Swadish population lives in the coonty. Stockholm Coonty is ane o the statistical riksområden (naitional auries) an aw accordin tae NUTS:SE, Nomenclatur o Territorial Units for Statistics athin the European Union. Stockholm Coonty is, wi its mair than twa million inhabitants, the maist densely populatit o the 21 admeenistrative coonties o Swaden.

History[eedit | eedit soorce]

For History, Geography an Cultur see an aw: Uppland, Södermanland, Roslagen, Södertörn, an Metropolitan Stockholm

The Stockholm Coonty wis established in 1714. The Ceety o Stockholm constitutit its awn admeenistrative entity unner the Over-Govrenor o Stockholm, an wis no a pairt o Stockholm Coonty. The Ceety o Stockholm, yet ootside the Stockholm Coonty, wis the seat o the last mentioned coonty.

On 1 Januar 1968, the Stockholm Coonty wis unitit wi the Ceety o Stockholm. At the same time, the borders wur redrawn in ither directions too; Upplands-Bro Municipality wis transferred frae Uppsala County an a lairge pairt o the modren day Östhammar Municipality wis transferred to Uppsala County.

Heraldry[eedit | eedit soorce]

Airms grantit in 1968. The airms for the Coonty o Stockholm is a combination o the airms o Uppland, Södermanland an the Ceety o Stockholm. When it is shown wi a ryal croun it represents the Coonty Admeenistrative Board.

Municipalities[eedit | eedit soorce]

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  1. Botkyrka
  2. Danderyd
  3. Ekerö
  4. Haninge
  5. Huddinge
  6. Järfälla
  7. Lidingö
  8. Nacka
  9. Norrtälje
  1. Nykvarn
  2. Nynäshamn
  3. Salem
  4. Sigtuna
  5. Sollentuna
  6. Solna
  7. Stockholm
  8. Sundbyberg
  9. Södertälje
  1. Tyresö
  2. Täby
  3. Upplands-Bro
  4. Upplands Väsby
  5. Vallentuna
  6. Vaxholm
  7. Värmdö
  8. Österåker

Coonty Admeenistrative Buird[eedit | eedit soorce]

Prior tae 1968 the County o Stockholm did no include the Ceety o Stockholm. The ceety wis insteid unner the Over-Govrenor's Office, an the coonty includit the surroondin kintraside. The coonty haed its separate Govrenor o Stockholm Coonty.

The main aim o the Coonty Admeenistrative Buird is tae fulfil the goals set in naitional politics bi the Parliament an the government, tae coordinate the interests o the coonty, tae promote the development o the coonty, taeestablish regional goals an safeguard the due process o law in the handlin o each case. The County Administrative Board is a Govrenment Agency heidit bi a govrenor.

See Leet o govrenors o Stockholm Coonty.

Hospitals[eedit | eedit soorce]

The coonty cooncil operates maist o the hospitals in the coonty, some o the major facilities are:

Public transport[eedit | eedit soorce]

The coonty cooncil is responsible for the public transport in Stockholm. The main organizer o the transportation seestem is twa corporations awned bi the coonty. Storstockholms Lokaltrafik, SL, handles the bus, tram an train services while the boat traffic is handled bi Waxholmsbolaget. The operation an maintenance o the public transport seestems is delegatit bi the companies tae several contractors.

The coonty is responsible for paratransit services an Närtrafiken an aw, a number o share taxi routes.

Cultur an education[eedit | eedit soorce]

The coonty cooncil operates, besides the health an transportation services, the Stockholm Coonty Museum, an twa education institutions; Berga an Säbyholm Agricultural Heich Schuils.

Law enforcement[eedit | eedit soorce]

Stockholm Coonty constitutes the aurie o jurisdiction tae the Stockholm Coonty Polis Depairtment(Polismyndigheten i Stockholms Län), which is a diveesion o the Swadish Polis Service. The polis depairtment is heidit bi a Coonty Polis Commissioner.

The principal agency for the polis depairtment is the Stockholm Coonty Polis Authority (Polisstyrelsen i Stockholms Län), a govrenment-appointit body consistin o local cooncillors frae the coonty, an the Commissioner.

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