Limburg (Netherlands)

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Limburg
Province o the Netherlands
Banner o Limburg
Banner
Coat o airms o Limburg
Coat o airms
Anthem: "Limburg mijn Vaderland"
"Limburg My Fatherland"
Location o Limburg in the Netherlands
Location o Limburg in the Netherlands
Coordinates: 51°13′N 5°56′E / 51.217°N 5.933°E / 51.217; 5.933Coordinates: 51°13′N 5°56′E / 51.217°N 5.933°E / 51.217; 5.933
Kintra Netherlands
Inclusion 1839
Caipital Maastricht
Govrenment
 • Govrenor[1] Theo Bovens (CDA)
Aurie
 • Laund 2,153 km2 (831 sq mi)
 • Watter 56 km2 (22 sq mi)
Aurie rank 9t naitionally
Population (2006)
 • Laund 1,131,938
 • Rank 6t naitionally
 • Density 530/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
 • Density rank 4t naitionally
ISO 3166 code NL-LI
Releegion (2003) Roman Catholic 78%
Protestant 2%
Ithers 5%
Irreleegion 15%
Wabsteid www.limburg.nl

Limburg (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈlɪmbʏrx] ( listen); Dutch an Limburgish: (Nederlands-)Limburg; French: Limbourg) is the soothrenmaist o the 12 provinces o the Netherlands.

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  1. Limburg is the anly province in the Netherlands that caws the Keeng's Commissioner a Govrenor.