Canton o Zug

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Kanton Zug
Canton o Swisserland
Coat o airms o Kanton Zug
Coat o airms
Cairt o Swisserland, location o Zug highlighted
Location in Swisserland
Cairt o Zug

Karte Kanton Zug 2010.png
Coordinates: 47°0′N 8°31′E / 47.000°N 8.517°E / 47.000; 8.517Coordinates: 47°0′N 8°31′E / 47.000°N 8.517°E / 47.000; 8.517
Caipital Zug
Subdivisions 11 municipalities
Govrenment
 • Executive Regierungsrat (7)
 • Legislative Kantonsrat (80)
Aurie[1]
 • Total 238.69 km2 (92.16 sq mi)
Population (12/2015)[2]
 • Tot 122,134
 • Density 510/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
ISO 3166 code CH-ZG
Heichest point 1,580 m (5,184 ft): Wildspitz
Lawest point 388 m (1,273 ft): Reussspitz at the confluence o the Reuss an the Lorze
Joined 1352
Languages German
Wabsteid ZG.ch

The canton o Zug (German pronunciation: [tsuːɡ] ( listen)) is ane o the 26 cantons o Swisserland. It is locatit in central Swisserland an its caipital is Zug. At 239 km2 the canton is ane o the smawest o the cantons in terms o aurie. It is nae subdividit intae destricts, but eleiven municipalities.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Arealstatistik Standard - Kantonsdaten nach 4 Hauptbereichen
  2. Swiss Federal Statistical Office - STAT-TAB, online database – Ständige und nichtständige Wohnbevölkerung nach institutionellen Gliederungen, Geburtsort und Staatsangehörigkeit (in German) accessed 30 August 2016