Mecklenburg-Vorpommern is ane o the saxteen States o Germany. The caipital ceety is Schwerin.

Schwerin Castle, seat o the state parliament
Schwerin Castle, seat o the state parliament
Banner o Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
Coat o airms o Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
Coat o airms
Deutschland Lage von Mecklenburg-Vorpommern.svg
Coordinates: 53°37′N 12°42′E / 53.617°N 12.700°E / 53.617; 12.700
 • Meenister-Preses(SPD)
 • Govrening pairtiesSPD / CDU
 • Bundesrat votes3 (o 69)
 • Ceety23,174 km2 (8,948 sq mi)
 • Ceety1,612,362
 • Density70/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
ISO 3166 codeDE-MV
Vehicle registrationformerly: MP (1945–1947), SM (1948–1953)[2]
GDP/ Nominal€35.78 billion (2010)[citation needit]
NUTS RegionDE8
Schloss Schwerin
Mecklenburg & Pomerania

It is bundit bi Poland tae the east, Brandenburg tae the sooth, Schleswig-Holstein an Lawer Saxony tae the wast, an the Easter Seas tae the north. 1,694,600 fowk bide in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern.


  1. "Bevölkerungsstand der Kreise, Ämter und Gemeinden in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern 31.12.2015". Statistisches Amt Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (in German). July 2016.
  2. With the abolition of states in East Germany in 1952 vehicle registration followed the new Bezirk subdivisions. Since 1991 distinct prefixes are specified for each district.
  3. "State population". Portal of the Federal Statistics Office Germany (in German). Retrieved 2007-04-25.