Coimbra District

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District of Coimbra
District
LocalDistritoCoimbra.svg
Country Portugal
Region Centro
Historical province Beira Litoral
(partly Beira Baixa
and Beira Litoral)
No. of municipalities 17
No. of parishes 209
Capital Coimbra
Area
 • Total 3,947 km2 (1,524 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 441,245
 • Density 110/km2 (290/sq mi)
No. of parliamentary representatives 9

Coimbra District (Portuguese pronunciation: [kuˈĩbɾɐ], Portuguese: Distrito de Coimbra) is located in the Centro Region, the district capital is the city of Coimbra.

Municipalities[edit]

The district is composed by 17 municipalities:

Summary of votes and seats won 1976-2011[edit]

e • d Summary of election results from Coimbra district, 1976-2011
Parties % 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
PS 40.9 6 35.1 5 35.9 5 45.3 6 28.5 3 28.7 4 34.4 4 49.1 6 47.2 6 41.3 5 45.4 6 38.0 4 29.2 3
PSD 26.7 4 27.8 3 29.5 4 50.0 6 49.9 6 34.5 4 35.2 4 41.0 5 31.9 4 30.6 4 40.1 5
CDS-PP 12.5 1 10.2 1 8.6 1 4.5 3.5 7.1 6.0 6.7 5.5 8.8 1 9.9 1
PCP/APU/CDU 7.3 1 11.2 1 9.9 1 10.7 1 10.1 1 7.2 1 5.0 5.1 6.1 5.1 5.5 5.7 6.2
BE 2.0 2.4 6.3 10.8 1 5.8
AD 44.8 6 46.1 6
PRD 16.9 2 3.5
Source: Comissão Nacional de Eleições

Coordinates: 40°12′40″N 8°25′44″W / 40.21111°N 8.42889°W / 40.21111; -8.42889