Basel-Landschaft

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Kanton Basel-Landschaft
Canton o Swisserland
Coat o airms o Kanton Basel-Landschaft
Coat o airms
Cairt o Swisserland, location o Basel-Landschaft highlighted
Location in Swisserland
Cairt o Basel-Landschaft

Karte Kanton Baselland 2010.png
Coordinates: 47°7′N 7°44′E / 47.117°N 7.733°E / 47.117; 7.733Coordinates: 47°7′N 7°44′E / 47.117°N 7.733°E / 47.117; 7.733
Caipital Liestal
Lairgest Ceety Allschwil
Subdivisions 86 municipalities, 5 districts
Govrenment
 • Executive Regierungsrat (5)
 • Legislative Landrat (90)
Aurie[1]
 • Total 517.56 km2 (199.83 sq mi)
Population (03/2017)[2]
 • Tot 286,848
 • Density 550/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
ISO 3166 code CH-BL
Heichest point 1,169 m (3,835 ft): Hinteri Egg
Lawest point 246 m (807 ft): confluence o Birs river wi the Rhine, at Birsfelden
Joined 1501
Languages German
Wabsteid BL.ch

The canton o Basel-Landschaft (German: About this sound Basel-Landschaft , Inglis: Basel-Kintra; informally: Baselland/Baselbiet, French: Bâle-Campagne), is ane o the 26 cantons o Swisserland. The caipital is Liestal. It shares mairches wi the cantons o Basel-Stadt, Solothurn, Jura an Aargau, an wi the French région o Alsace an the German state o Baden-Württemberg.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Arealstatistik Standard - Kantonsdaten nach 4 Hauptbereichen
  2. Canton of Basel-Land Statistics, Wohnbevölkerung nach Nationalität und Konfession per 31. März 2017 (in German) accessed 15 June 2017