Calvados (depairtment)

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Calvados
Depairtment
Prefectur biggin o the Calvados depairtment, in Caen
Prefectur biggin o the Calvados depairtment, in Caen
Banner o Calvados
Banner
Coat o airms o Calvados
Coat o airms
Location o Calvados in Fraunce
Location o Calvados in Fraunce
Coordinates: 49°02′N 0°15′E / 49.033°N 0.250°E / 49.033; 0.250Coordinates: 49°02′N 0°15′E / 49.033°N 0.250°E / 49.033; 0.250
Kintra Fraunce
Region Normandy
Prefectur Caen
Subprefecturs Bayeux
Lisieux
Vire
Govrenment
 • Preses o the General Cooncil Anne d'Ornano (Miscellaneous Right-wing)
Aurie1
 • Tot 5,548 km2 (2,142 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Tot 685 262
 • Rank 34t
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Depairtment nummer 14
Arrondissements 4
Cantons 25
Communes 705
^1 French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, an lochs, ponds, an glaciers lairger nor 1 km2

Calvados (French pronunciation: [kal.va.dos]; Inglis /ˈkælvəds/) is a depairtment in the Lawer Normandy region in northwastren Fraunce.[1]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Wikisource-logo.svg Chisholm, Hugh, ed. (1911). "Calvados". Encyclopædia Britannica (11th ed.). Cambridge University Press.