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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
Coonty
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Coat o airms o Panevėžys Coonty
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Location o Panevėžys Coonty
Location o Panevėžys Coonty
Kintra  Lithuanie
Admeenistrative centre Panevėžys
Municipalities
Aurie
 • Total 7,881 km2 (3,043 sq mi)
  (12.1% o the aurie o Lithuanie)
Population (2008)
 • Tot 284,235
 • Rank 5t o 10 (8.4% o the population o Lithuanie)
 • Density 36/km2 (93/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Simmer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
ISO 3166 code LT-PN

HistoryEedit

Historical documents frae the 16t century mention Panevėžys as an admeenistrative region.

MunicipalitiesEedit

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 than 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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