Merseyside

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Merseyside
Merseyside athin Ingland
Shown athin Ingland
Geography
Status Metropolitan coonty an
ceremonial coonty
Origin 1974
(Local Govrenment Act 1972)
Region North Wast Ingland
Aurie
- Total
Rankit 43rd
645 km2 (249 sq mi)
ONS code 2B
NUTS 5 UKD5
Demography
Population
- Total (2004)
- Density
Ranked 9th
1,365,901
2,118/km2 (5,490/sq mi)
Ethnicity 97.1% White Breetish 2.9% Black Breetish, Breetish Asie, Breetish Cheenese, Breetish Mixed
Politics
Nae coonty cooncil
Members o Parliament
Destricts
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  1. Liverpuil
  2. Sefton
  3. Knowsley
  4. St Helens
  5. Wirral

Merseyside (/[unsupported input]ˈmɜːrzisd/) is a metropolitan coonty in North Wast Ingland, wi a population o 1,365,900.[1] It encompasses the metropolitan aurie centred on baith banks o the lawer reaches o the Mersey Estuary, an comprises five metropolitan burghs: Knowsley, St Helens, Sefton, Wirral, an the ceety o Liverpuil. Merseyside, which wis creatit on 1 Aprile 1974 as a result o the Local Govrenment Act 1972, takes its name frae the River Mersey.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "2009 Mid Year Estimates – Table 9 ONS". statistics.gov.uk. Retrieved 9 September 2010. 

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