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Canton de Vaud
Canton o Swisserland

Coat of arms
Map o Switzerland, location o Vaud heichlichtit
Coordinates: 46°37′N 6°33′E / 46.617°N 6.550°E / 46.617; 6.550
Caipital Lausanne
Subdiveesions 339 municipalities, 10 districts
 • Executive Conseil d’État (7)
 • Legislative Grand Cooncil (150)
 • Tot 3,212.03 km2 (1,240.17 sq mi)
Population (12/2013)[2]
 • Tot 749,373
 • Density 230/km2 (600/sq mi)
Heichest point 3,210 m (10,531 ft) - Diablerets
Lawest point 372 m (1,220 ft) - Lake Geneva
Joined 1803
Abbreviation VD
Languages French

Vaud (French pronunciation: [vo]) is ane o the 26 cantons o Swisserland an is locatit in Romandy, the French-speakin soothwastren pairt o the kintra. The caipital is Lausanne. The name o the Canton in Swisserland's ither leids are Vaud in Italian (Italian pronunciation: [vo]), Waadt in German (pronounced [ˈvaːt]), an Vad in Romansh.

Poleetical subdiveesions[eedit | eedit soorce]

Destricts[eedit | eedit soorce]

Destricts o the Canton o Vaud

The Canton o Vaud is dividit intae 10 destricts:

Municipalities[eedit | eedit soorce]

There are 376 municipalities in the canton.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Arealstatistik Standard - Kantonsdaten nach 4 Hauptbereichen
  2. Swiss Federal Statistics Office – STAT-TAB Ständige und Nichtständige Wohnbevölkerung nach Region, Geschlecht, Nationalität und Alter (German) accessed 18 August 2014

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