Viseu District

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The District of Viseu (Portuguese: Distrito de Viseu [viˈzew] (About this soundlisten)) is located in the Central Inland of Portugal, the District Capital is the city of Viseu. It is the only district of Portugal which does not border Spain or the sea.

Viseu District
Coat of arms of Viseu District
Coat of arms
LocalDistritoViseu.svg
CountryPortugal
RegionCentro
and Norte
Historical provinceBeira Alta
(partly Douro Litoral)
No. of municipalities24
No. of parishes372
CapitalViseu
Area
 • Total5,007 km2 (1,933 sq mi)
Population
 • Total394,927
 • Density79/km2 (200/sq mi)
ISO 3166 codePT-18
No. of parliamentary representatives8

MunicipalitiesEdit

The district is composed by 24 municipalities:

List of Parliamentary RepresentativesEdit

Member Party
António Lima Costa PSD
Carla Borges PSD
Fernando Ruas PSD
João Azevedo PS
José Rui Cruz PS
Lúcia Araújo Silva PS
Maria da Graça Reis PS
Pedro Alves PSD

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Summary of votes and seats won 1976-2019Edit

e • d Summary of election results from Viseu district, 1976-2019
Parties % S % S % S % S % S % S % S % S % S % S % S % S % S % S % S
1976 1979 1980 1983 1985 1987 1991 1995 1999 2002 2005 2009 2011 2015 2019
PS 23.0 3 21.4 2 20.9 2 30.9 4 20.0 2 17.9 2 19.4 2 38.4 4 38.1 4 31.1 3 40.4 4 34.7 4 26.7 3 29.7 3 35.4 4
PSD 32.2 4 In AD 36.6 4 37.7 5 64.1 8 64.3 7 44.3 4 44.3 4 52.1 5 40.2 4 37.5 4 48.4 5 In PàF 36.2 4
CDS-PP 31.2 4 20.7 2 19.9 2 7.0 6.3 11.5 1 10.5 1 10.6 1 8.6 1 13.4 1 12.4 1 5.9
AD 64.1 8 66.8 8
PRD 10.9 1 1.7 0
PàF 51.1 6
Total seats 11 10 9 8
Source: Comissão Nacional de Eleições

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

Coordinates: 40°39′25″N 7°54′50″W / 40.65694°N 7.91389°W / 40.65694; -7.91389