Letnitsa Municipality

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Letnitsa Municipality
Община Летница
Municipality
Letnitsa Municipality within Bulgaria and Lovech Province.
Letnitsa Municipality within Bulgaria and Lovech Province.
Coordinates: 43°16′N 25°3′E / 43.267°N 25.050°E / 43.267; 25.050Coordinates: 43°16′N 25°3′E / 43.267°N 25.050°E / 43.267; 25.050
Country  Bulgaria
Province (Oblast) Lovech
Admin. centre (Obshtinski tsentar) Letnitsa
Area
 • Total 178 km2 (69 sq mi)
Population (December 2009)[1]
 • Total 5,101
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Letnitsa Municipality (Bulgarian: Община Летница) is a small municipality (obshtina) in Lovech Province, Central-North Bulgaria, located on the border between the area of the Fore-Balkan and the Danubian Plain. It is named after its administrative centre - the town of Letnitsa.

The municipality embraces a territory of 178 km² with a population of 5,101 inhabitants, as of December 2009.[1]

Settlements[edit]

Apriltsi


Troyan
Teteven
Lukovit
Ugarchin
Yablanitsa
Letnitsa Municipality within Lovech Province

Letnitsa Municipality includes the following 4 places (towns are shown in bold):

Town/Village Cyrillic Population[2][3][4]
(December 2009)
Letnitsa Летница 3,739
Gorsko Slivovo Горско Сливово 715
Krushuna Крушуна 505
Karpachevo Кърпачево 142
Total 5,101

Demography[edit]

The following table shows the change of the population during the last four decades.

Letnitsa Municipality
Year 1975 1985 1992 2001 2005 2007 2009 2011
Population 8,043 7,201 6,752 5,607 5,392 5,258 5,101 ...
Sources: Census 2001,[5] Census 2011,[6] „pop-stat.mashke.org“,[7]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b (English) Bulgarian National Statistical Institute - Bulgarian provinces and municipalities in 2009
  2. ^ (English) Bulgarian National Statistical Institute - Bulgarian towns in 2009
  3. ^ (English) Bulgarian National Statistical Institute - Bulgarian villages under 1000 inhabitants - December 2009
  4. ^ (English) Bulgarian National Statistical Institute - Bulgarian Settlements 1000-5000 inhabitants - December 2009
  5. ^ National Statistical Institute - Census 2001
  6. ^ „pop-stat.mashke.org“
  7. ^ "Population of Bulgarian divisions". Pop-stat.mashke.org. 2011-02-01. Retrieved 2012-03-28. 

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