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Central Denmark Region

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Central Denmark Region[1] or Central Jutland Region[2] (Dens: Region Midtjylland) 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]

Central Denmark Region is locatit on the north-central portion o the Jutland peninsulae an consists o the umwhile coonties o Ringkjøbing an Aarhus (save the wastren hauf o Mariager Municipality which joined the North Denmark Region), maist o the umwhile coonty o Viborg, an the northren hauf o Vejle Coonty. The auries in question frae the twa latter coonties wur the umwhile municipalities o Bjerringbro, Fjends, Hvorslev, Karup, Kjellerup, Møldrup, Sallingsund, Skive, Spøttrup, Sundsøre, Tjele, an Viborg frae Viborg Coonty an Brædstrup, Gedved, Hedensted, Horsens, Juelsminde, Nørre-Snede an Tørring-Uldum frae Vejle Coonty.

Municipalities[eedit | eedit soorce]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Central Denmark Region Archived 2011-11-02 at the Wayback Machine
  2. Densstate authorities uise baith the Dens name Midtjylland an the direct translation Central Jutland in Inglis texts. Central Jutland Region or Region of Central Jutland are an aw widely uised bi ithers (e.g. the city of Århus Archived 2010-01-24 at the Wayback Machine), but the Region itsel prefers 'Central Denmark'.

Freemit airtins[eedit | eedit soorce]

Media relatit tae Region Midtjylland at Wikimedia Commons

Coordinates: 56°10′N 9°30′E / 56.167°N 9.500°E / 56.167; 9.500