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Burgas Province (Bulgarie: Област Бургас - Oblast Burgas, umwhile name Burgas okrug) is a province in sootheastren Bulgarie, includin soothren Bulgarie Black Sea Coast. It is boondit on the sooth bi Turkey. The province is namit efter its admeenistrative an industrial centre - the ceety o Burgas - the fowert biggest toun in the kintra. It is the lairgest province bi aurie, embracin a territory o 7,748.1 km²[1] that is dividit intae 13 municipalities wi a tot population, as o December 2009, o 422,319 indwallers.[2][3][4]

Burgas Province
Област Бургас
Province
Location o Burgas Province in Bulgarie
Location o Burgas Province in Bulgarie
Kintra Bulgarie
Caipital Burgas
Municipalities 13
Govrenment
 • Govrenor Konstantin Grebenarov
Aurie[1]
 • Total 7,748.1 km2 (2,991.6 sq mi)
Population (February 2011)[2]
 • Tot 415,817
 • Density 54/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Simmer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
License plate A
AA (since 2008)
Wabsteid www.bsregion.org
Auld hooses in Malko Tarnovo, Strandzha region
View o Sozopol
Kirk o St John the Baptist (11t century) in Nessebar

MunicipalitiesEedit

 
The municipalities o Burgas Province

The Burgas province (област, oblast) conteens 13 municipalities (singular: община, obshtina - plural: общини, obshtini). The follaein table shows the names o each municipality in Scots an Cyrillic, the main toun or veelage (touns are shawn in bauld), an the population o each as o 2009.

Municipality Cyrillic Pop.[2][3][4] Toun/Veelage Pop.[4][5][6][7]
Aytos Айтос 30,450 Aytos 21,067
Burgas Бургас 206,343 Burgas 193,765
Kameno Камено 12,395 Kameno 4,848
Karnobat Карнобат 26,576 Karnobat 18,480
Malko Tarnovo Малко Търново 3,807 Malko Tarnovo 2,449
Nesebar Несебър 25,311 Nesebar 11,626
Pomorie Поморие 27,557 Pomorie 13,569
Primorsko Приморско 7,332 Primorsko 3,340
Ruen Руен 28,217 Ruen 2,282
Sozopol Созопол 15,578 Sozopol 5,410
Sredets Средец 16,261 Sredets 9,238
Sungurlare Сунгурларе 13,079 Sungurlare 3,416
Tsarevo Царево 9,413 Tsarevo 5,884

DemographyEedit

The Burgas province haed a population o 423,608 (423,547 an aw gien) accordin tae a 2001 census, o which 49% wur male an 51% wur female.[8] As o the end o 2009, the population o the province, annooncit bi the Bulgarie Naitional Statistical Institute, numbered 422,319[3] o which 21.8% are indwallers aged ower 60 years.[9]

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

Burgas Province
Year 1946 1956 1965 1975 1985 1992 2001 2005 2007 2009 2011
Population 317,156 352,812 387,252 420,268 449,237 440,372 423,608 418,750 420,095 422,319 409,018
Soorces: Naitional Stateestical Institute,[3] „Census 2001“,[4] „Census 2011“,[2] „pop-stat.mashke.org“,??

ReleegionEedit

Releegious adherence in the province accordin tae 2001 census:[10]

Census 2001
releegious adherence population %
Orthodox Christians 339,653 80.19%
Muslims 64,568 15.24%
Roman Catholics 452 0.11%
Protestants 2,339 0.55%
Ither 1,937 0.46%
Releegion no mentioned 14,598 3.45%
tot 423,547 100%

Touns an veelagesEedit

The place names in bauld hae the status o toun (in Bulgarie: град, transliteratit as grad). Ither localities hae the status o veelage (in Bulgarie: село, transliteratit as selo).

Aytos municipalityEedit

Aytos, Cherna Mogila, Chernograd, Chukarka, Dryankovets, Karageorgievo, Karanovo, Lyaskovo, Malka polyana, Maglen, Peshtersko, Pirne, Polyanovo, Raklinovo, Sadievo, Topolitsa, Zetyovo

Burgas municipalityEedit

Balgarovo, Banevo, Bratovo, Bryastovets, Burgas, Cherno more Dimchevo, Draganovo, Izvorishte, Marinka, Mirolyubovo, Ravnets, Rudnik, Tvarditsa, Vetren

Kameno municipalityEedit

Kameno, Krastina, Livada, Konstantinovo, Polski izvor, Rusokastro, Svoboda, Troyanovo, Trastikovo, Cherni vrah Vinarsko, Vratitsa, Zhelyazovo

Karnobat municipalityEedit

Asparuhovo, Cherkovo, Detelina, Devetak, Devetintsi, Dobrinovo, Dragantsi, Dragovo, Ekzarh Antimovo, Glumche, Hadzhiite, Iskra, Karnobat, Klikach, Kozare, Krumovo gradishte, Krushovo, Madrino, Nevestino, Ognen, Raklitsa, San-Stefano, Sigmen, Sokolovo, Sarnevo, Smolnik, Tserkovski, Venets, Zheleznik, Zhitosvyat, Zimen

Malko Tarnovo municipalityEedit

Bliznak, Brashlyan, Byala voda, Evrenozovo, Gramatikovo, Kalovo, Malko Tarnovo, Mladezhko, Slivarovo, Stoilovo Vizitsa, Zabernovo, Zvezdets

Nesebar municipalityEedit

Banya, Emona, Gyulyovtsa, Koznitsa, Kosharitsa, Nesebar, Obzor, Orizare, Panitsovo, Priseltsi, Rakovskovo, Ravda, Sveti Vlas, Tankovo

Pomorie municipalityEedit

Aheloy, Belodol, Aleksandrovo, Bata, Dabnik, Gaberovo, Goritsa, Galabets, Kableshkovo, Kamenar, Kozichino, Kosovets, Laka, Medovo, Pomorie, Poroy, Stratsin

Primorsko municipalityEedit

Kiten, Novo Panicharevo, Pismenovo, Primorsko, Veselie, Yasna polyana,

Ruen municipalityEedit

Bilka, Cheresha, Dobra polyana, Dobromir, Dropla, Daskotna, Dyulya, Kamenyak, Karavelyovo, Listets, Lyulyakovo, Pripek, Mrezhichko, Podgorets, Preobrazhentsi, Planinitsa, Prosenik, Rechitsa, Razboyna, Razhitsa, Rozhden, Rudina, Ruen, Rupcha, Shivarovo, Skalak, Snezha, Snyagovo, Sokolets, Sredna mahala, Struya, Sini rid, Topchiysko, Tranak, Vishna, Vresovo, Yabalchevo, Yasenovo, Zaimchevo, Zaychar, Zvezda

Sozopol municipalityEedit

Atiya, Chernomorets, Gabar, Indzhe voyvoda, Izvor, Krushevets, Prisad, Ravadinovo, Ravna gora, Rosen, Sozopol, Varshilo, Zidarovo

Sredets municipalityEedit

Belevren, Belila, Bistrets, Bogdanovo, Debelt, Dolno Yabalkovo, Draka, Drachevo, Dyulevo, Fakiya, Golyamo Bukovo, Gorno Yabalkovo, Granitets, Granichar, Sredets, Kirovo, Kubadin, Momina tsarkva, Malina, Orlintsi, Prohod, Panchevo, Radoynovo, Rosenovo, Svetlina, Sinyo kamene, Slivovo, Suhodol, Trakiytsi, Varovnik, Zagortsi, Zornitsa,

Sungurlare municipalityEedit

Balabanchevo, Beronovo, Bosilkovo, Chernitsa, Chubra, Dabovitsa Gorovo, Esen, Grozden, Kamensko, Kamchiya, Klimash, Kosten, Lozarevo, Lozitsa, Manolich, Pchelin, Podvis, Prilep, Sadovo, Skala, Slavyantsi, Sungurlare, Terziysko, Valchin, Vedrovo, Velislav, Vezenkovo, Zavet

Tsarevo municipalityEedit

Ahtopol, Brodilovo, Balgari, Fazanovo, Izgrev, Kondolovo, Kosti, Lozenets, Rezovo, Sinemorets, Tsarevo, Varvara, Velika

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