Panevėžys Coonty

Panevėžys Coonty (Lithuanie: Panevėžio apskritis) is ane o ten coonties in Lithuanie. It is in the north-east o the kintra, an its caipital is Panevėžys. On 1 Julie 2010, the coonty admeenistration wis abolished,[1] an syne that date, Panevėžys Coonty remains as the territorial an statistical unit.

Panevėžys Coonty

Panevėžio apskritis
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Kintra Lithuanie
Admeenistrative centrePanevėžys
Municipalities
Aurie
 • Total7,881 km2 (3,043 sq mi)
 (12.1% o the aurie o Lithuanie)
Population
 (2008)
 • Tot284,235
 • Rank5t o 10 (8.4% o the population o Lithuanie)
 • Density36/km2 (93/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
ISO 3166 codeLT-PN

HistoryEedit

Historical documents frae the 16t century mention Panevėžys as an admeenistrative region.

MunicipalitiesEedit

Panevėžys Coonty comprises the follaein municipalities:

GeografieEedit

Panevėžys coonty is the fowert lairgest coonty in Lithuanie:

  • 202 km² ceeties an touns;
  • 145 km² factories an roads;
  • 4822 km² fermland;
  • 2109 km² forests;
  • 200 km² lakes an streams;
  • 406 km² ither.

Panevėžys Coonty borders wi Latvie, an wi the Lithuanie coonties o Utena, Vilnius, Kaunas an Šiauliai an aw.

TourismEedit

The region affers 9 hotels an 7 kintra inns for tourists an travellers. Thare are 8 tourist agencies an 3 tourist information centres caterin tae the public.

IndustrieEedit

Panevėžys Cointy generates mair nor 3.4 billion Litas o GNP. Average annual hoosehold income is 10.6 thoosan Litas (approx 2.6 thoosan US dollars). The coonty is responsible for approximately 7% o the naitional industrial ootput. Thare are 105 factories an concerns employin 17 thoosan wiorkers. In the year 2000, factory ootput toppit 1.76 billion Litas.

ReferencesEedit

  1. "Dėl apskričių viršininkų administracijų likvidavimo". Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania. Retrieved 21 August 2011.

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