Gdańsk Voivodeship

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The name Gdańsk Voivodeship has been used twice to designate local governments in Poland.


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Gdańsk Voivodeship (1) was a unit of administrative division and local government in Poland in the years 1975–98, superseded by Pomeranian Voivodeship. Its capital city was Gdańsk.

Statistics (1 January 1992):

  • Area: 7.400 km²
  • Population: 1 431 600 inhabitants
  • Population density: 194 inhabitants/km²
  • Administrative division: 47 communes
  • Number of cities and towns (urban communes): 20

Governors:

Major cities and towns (population 1995):


Gdansk Voivodeship (2) was a unit of administrative division and local government in Poland in the years 1945–1975, superseded by the voivodeships of Gdansk (1), Elbląg and Słupsk (area of Lębork). Its capital was also Gdańsk.

List of counties in 1946–1975
English county name, Polish county name, capital city

New counties established 1946–1975:


See also: Voivodeships of Poland

Coordinates: 54°21′29″N 18°39′19″E / 54.357965°N 18.655306°E / 54.357965; 18.655306