Viseu Dão Lafões

The Comunidade Intermunicipal Viseu Dão Lafões (Portuguese pronunciation: [viˈzew dɐ̃w̃ lɐˈfõj̃ʃ]) is an administrative division in Portugal. It replaced the previously existing Greater Metropolitan Area of Viseu. Since January 2015, Viseu Dão Lafões is also a NUTS3 subregion of Centro Region, that covers the same area as the intermunicipal community.[1] The main city and seat of the intermunicipal community is Viseu. The population in 2011 was 267,633,[2] in an area of 3,237.74 km².[3]

Viseu Dão Lafões
CIM Viseu Dão Lafões.svg
Coordinates: 40°39′N 7°55′W / 40.65°N 7.91°W / 40.65; -7.91Coordinates: 40°39′N 7°55′W / 40.65°N 7.91°W / 40.65; -7.91
Country Portugal
RegionCentro
SeatViseu
Municipalities14
Area
 • Total3,237.74 km2 (1,250.10 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total267,633
 • Density83/km2 (210/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC±00:00 (WET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+01:00 (WEST)
Websitecimvdl.pt

MunicipalitiesEdit

The intermunicipal community Viseu Dão Lafões consists of 14 municipalities:[4]

Municipality Population (2011)[2] Area (km²)[3]
Aguiar da Beira 5,473 206.77
Carregal do Sal 9,835 116.89
Castro Daire 15,339 379.04
Mangualde 19,880 219.26
Nelas 14,037 125.71
Oliveira de Frades 10,261 145.35
Penalva do Castelo 7,956 134.34
Santa Comba Dão 11,597 111.95
São Pedro do Sul 16,851 348.95
Sátão 12,444 201.94
Tondela 28,946 371.22
Vila Nova de Paiva 5,176 175.53
Viseu 99,274 507.10
Vouzela 10,564 193.69
Total 267,633 3,237.74

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Adequação dos indicadores à nova organização territorial NUTS III / Entidades Intermunicipais, Instituto Nacional de Estatística, 18 March 2015
  2. ^ a b Instituto Nacional de Estatística
  3. ^ a b Áreas das freguesias, concelhos, distritos e país
  4. ^ "Law nr. 75/2013" (pdf). Diário da República (in Portuguese). Assembly of the Republic (Portugal). Retrieved 14 August 2014.

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