Sooth Pyongan Province

(Reguidit frae Sooth Pyongan)

Sooth Pyongan (P'yŏngannam-do) is a province o North Korea. The province wis formt in 1896 frae the southern hauf o the umwhile P'yŏngan Province, steyin a province o Korea till 1945, then became a province o North Korea. Its caipital is P'yŏngsŏng.

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GeografieEedit

The province haes mairches northlins wi Hamgyongbuk-do an Chagang-do, eastlins wi Hamgyongnam-do, sootheastlins an Kangwŏn, an soothlins wi Hwanghaebuk-do an P'yŏngyang. The Yellae Sea an Korea Bay is tae be fund wastlins.

Admeenistrative diveesionsEedit

Pyongannam-do is dividit intae:

  • 1 special ceety (Tŭkkŭpsi, no tae be ramfeeselt wi Tŭkpyŏlsi, the designation P'yŏngyang, the separately admeenistered naitional caipital); 5 ceeties (Si); 19 coonties (Kun); an 3 destricks (1 Ku an 2 Chigu).

Its admeenistrative diveesions is:

CeetiesEedit

CoontiesEedit

DestrictsEedit

The belaw umwhile coonties o Pyongannam-do wur merged wi Namp'o in 2004, an are admeenistered as pairt o that ceety:

In 2010 the follaein coonty wis mergit wi Namp'o:[1]

ReferencesEedit

  1. Kim So Yeol (15 Februar 2011). "North Korea Splits No. 38 and 39 Departments Up Again". Daily NK. Retrieved 15 November 2012.

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