Targovishte Province

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Targovishte Province
Област Търговище
Province
Location o Targovishte Province in Bulgarie
Location o Targovishte Province in Bulgarie
Kintra Bulgarie
Caipital Targovishte
Municipalities 5
Aurie[1]
 • Total 2,558.5 km2 (987.8 sq mi)
Population (Februar 2011)[2]
 • Tot 120,818
 • Density 47/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Simmer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
License plate T
Wabsteid tg.government.bg

Targovishte Province (Bulgarie: Област Търговище, transliterated Oblast Targovishte, umwhile name Targovishte okrug) is a province in northeastren Bulgarie, namit efter its main ceety - Targovishte. As o December 2009, it haes a population o 129,675 inhabitants.[2][3][4]

Template:Targovishte Province Labelled Map

Municipalities[eedit | eedit soorce]

The Targovishte Province contains 5 municipalities (singular: община, obshtina - plural: общини, obshtini). The follaein table shows the names o each municipality in Scots an Cyrillic, the main toun (in bauld) or veelage, an the population o each as o December 2009.

Municipality Cyrillic Aurie (km²) Pop.[2][3][4] Toun/Veelage Pop.[3][5][6]
Targovishte Търговище 872 60,497 Targovishte 37,375
Popovo Попово 833 31,479 Popovo 15,548
Omurtag Омуртаг 401 24,256 Omurtag 8,725
Antonovo Антоново 472 6,507 Antonovo 1,453
Opaka Опака 156 6,936 Opaka 2,873

Demografie[eedit | eedit soorce]

The Targovishte province haed a population o 137,689 accordin tae a 2001 census, of which 49.2% wur male an 50.8% wur female.[7] As o the end o 2009, the population o the province, annooncit bi the Bulgarie Naitional Statistical Institute, numbered 129,675[2] of which 24.1% are inhabitants aged over 60 years.[8]

The follaein table represents the chynge o the population in the province efter Warld War II:

Targovishte Province
Year 1946 1956 1965 1975 1985 1992 2001 2005 2007 2009 2011
Population 184,641 172,401 177,668 178,656 171,311 156,006 137,689 135,262 132,771 129,675 120,818
Soorces: Naitional Stateestical Institute,[2] „Census 2001“,[3] „Census 2011“,[4] „pop-stat.mashke.org“,??

Releegion[eedit | eedit soorce]

Releegious adherence in the province accordin tae 2001 census:[9]

Census 2001
releegious adherence population %
Orthodox Christians 75,236 54.64%
Muslims 58,838 42.73%
Roman Catholics 271 0.20%
Protestants 84 0.07%
Ither 527 0.38%
Releegion no mentioned 2,733 1.98%
total 137,689 100%
Winter view o Razboyna veelage wi the Preslav Muntains in the backgrund


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