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Poitou-Charentes (French pronunciation: [pwatu ʃaʁɑ̃t] ( listen)) is an admeenistrative region in central wastren Fraunce comprisin fower depairtments: Charente, Charente-Maritime, Deux-Sèvres an Vienne. The regional caipital is Poitiers.

Poitou-Charentes
Region o Fraunce
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Kintra  Fraunce
Prefectur Poitiers
Departments
Govrenment
 • Preses Ségolène Royal (PS)
Aurie
 • Total 25,809 km2 (9,965 sq mi)
Population (2007-01-01)
 • Tot 1,722,000
 • Density 67/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Simmer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
NUTS Region FR5
Wabsteid poitou-charentes.fr

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