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Sud-Est (english South East) is a development region in Romania. As other development regions, it does not have any administrative powers, its main function being to co-ordinate regional development projects and manage funds from the European Union.

Sud-Est
Region
Regiunea Sud Est.svg
Country Romania
Development Agency HQBrăila
Largest cityConstanța
Galați
Area
 • Total35,762 km2 (13,808 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total2,545,923
 • Rank1st
 • Density71/km2 (180/sq mi)
Ethnic groups
 • Romanians95.2%
 • Roma1.7%
 • Turks1.0%
 • Lippovans0.9%
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
NUTS codeRO22
GDP per capita (PPS)€15,800 (2017)[1]
HDI (2017)0.790[2]
high · 5th
Websitehttp://www.adrse.ro/

CountiesEdit

The region covers the Southeast part of the country, and it includes the old historical regions of Dobrudja, southern Moldavia, and northeastern Muntenia. The Sud-Est region is made up of the following counties:

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Eurostat (26 February 2019). "GDP per capita in 281 EU regions in 2017". Europa web portal. Retrieved 27 February 2019.
  2. ^ "Sub-national HDI - Area Database - Global Data Lab". hdi.globaldatalab.org. Retrieved 2018-09-13.

Coordinates: 44°10′N 28°38′E / 44.167°N 28.633°E / 44.167; 28.633