Leivathos

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Leivatho
Λειβαθώ
Leivatho is located in Greece
Leivatho
Leivatho
Coordinates: 38°08′N 20°36′E / 38.133°N 20.600°E / 38.133; 20.600Coordinates: 38°08′N 20°36′E / 38.133°N 20.600°E / 38.133; 20.600
Country Greece
Administrative region Ionian Islands
Regional unit Kefalonia
Municipality Kefalonia
 • Municipal unit 62.6 km2 (24.2 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Municipal unit 5,745
 • Municipal unit density 92/km2 (240/sq mi)
Community
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Vehicle registration ΚΕ

Leivatho (Λειβαθώ) is a former municipality on the island of Kefalonia, Ionian Islands, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Kefalonia, of which it is a municipal unit.[2] It lies south of Argostoli, on the central south coast of the island, and has a land area of 62.626 km² and a population of 5,745 (2011 census). Its largest towns are Peratáta (751), Svoronáta (pop. 710), Vlacháta (699), and Lakithra (613).

Subdivisions[edit]

The municipal unit Leivathos is subdivided into the following communities (constituent villages in brackets):

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Detailed census results 2011" (in Greek). 
  2. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)