Lilla Edet Municipality

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Lilla Edet Municipality

Lilla Edets kommun
Coat o airms o Lilla Edet Municipality
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Lilla Edet Municipality in Västra Götaland County.png
KintraSwaden
CoontyVästra Götaland Coonty
SeatLilla Edet
Area
 • Total341.7841 km2 (131.9636 sq mi)
 • Land315.6441 km2 (121.8709 sq mi)
 • Water26.14 km2 (10.09 sq mi)
 Aurie as o Januar 1, 2014.
Population
 (31 December 2017)[2]
 • Tot13,961
 • Density41/km2 (110/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
ISO 3166 codeSE
ProvinceVästergötland and Bohuslän
Municipal code1462
Wabsteidwww.lillaedet.se

Lilla Edet Municipality (Lilla Edets kommun) is a municipality in Västra Götaland Coonty in wastren Swaden. Its seat is locatit in the toun o Lilla Edet.

The present municipality wis formit in 1971, when the mercat toun (köping) Lilla Edet (institutit as late as 1951) wis mergit wi Flundre (pairt o), Inlands Torpe an Lödöse.

Population figures frae Statistics Sweden as o 31 December 2005.

O these localities, Lödöse is naitionally kent for being the oreeginal location o the ceety o Gothenburg. In the medieval age it wis a busy ceety an hostit an important Swadish harbor, till it wis muivit tae its present location in 1473, and little remained. The day it haes an interestin museum wi mony interestin objects.

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The lairgest employer in Lilla Edet Municipality apairt frae the govrenment is the paper mill "SCA Hygiene Products AB Edet Bruk", wi some 500 employees. It haes been in operation for some 120 years, an is best kent the day for its manufacturin o the toilet paper brand "Edet", available in ivery store in Swaden.

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Coordinates: 58°08′N 12°08′E / 58.133°N 12.133°E / 58.133; 12.133