Östergötland Coonty

Östergötland Coonty (Östergötlands län) is a coonty or län in sootheastren Swaden. It borders the coonties o Kalmar tae the sootheast, Jönköping tae the soothwast, Västra Götaland tae the wast, Örebro tae the northwast, Södermanland tae the northeast, an the Baltic Sea tae the east.

Coat o airms o Östergötland
Coat o airms
Offeecial logo o Östergötland
 • GovrenorElisabeth Nilsson
 • CooncilLandstinget i Östergötland
 • Total10,562 km2 (4,078 sq mi)
 (31 Mairch 2011)[1]
 • Tot429,852
 • Density41/km2 (110/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
GDP/ NominalSEK 97,387 million (2004)
GDP per capitaSEK 236,000
NUTS RegionSE123

Östergötland County haes a population o 429 852 (31 Mairch 2011) an the caipital an biggest ceety is Linköping. Linköping an neighbourin twin ceety Norrköping thegither form ane o Swaden's biggest metropolitan auries; The Linköping-Norrköping Corridor is therefore aften referred tae as The Fowert Metropolitan Region o Swaden, the ither three being Stockholm, Gothenburg an Malmö.


For History, Geography an Cultur see: Östergötland Östergötland haes virtually the same bundaries as the current admeenistrative entity, the Östergötland Coonty.


The main aim o the Coonty Admeenistrative Buird is tae fulfil the goals set in naitional politics bi the Parliament an the Govrenment, tae coordinate the interests o the coonty, tae promote the development o the coonty, tae establish regional goals an safeguard the due process o law in the handlin o each case. The Coonty Admeenistrative Buird is a Government Agency heidit bi a Govrenor. See Leet o Östergötland Govrenors.


The Coonty Cooncil o Östergötland or Landstinget i Östergötland.



Östergötland Coonty inheritit its coat o airms frae the province o Östergötland. When it is shown wi a ryal croun it represents the Coonty Admeenistrative Buird.

References and notesEedit

  1. "Kvartal 1 2011". Statistics Sweden.

Freemit airtinsEedit

Template:Östergötland County

Coordinates: 58°31′41″N 15°14′17″E / 58.528125°N 15.238037°E / 58.528125; 15.238037