Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti

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Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti
სამეგრელო-ზემო სვანეთი
Mkhare (region)
Location of Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti
Country  Georgia
Capital Zugdidi
Subdivisions 1 city, 8 municipalities
Government
 • Governor Zaza Gorozia
Area
 • Total 7,440 km2 (2,870 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Total 474,100
 • Density 64/km2 (170/sq mi)
ISO 3166 code GE-SZ

Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti (Georgian: სამეგრელო-ზემო სვანეთი) is a region (Mkhare) in western Georgia which includes the historical Georgian provinces of Samegrelo (Mingrelia) and Zemo Svaneti (i.e., Upper Svaneti) and has Zugdidi as its capital.
The region comprises one city, Poti, and the following municipalities:

Geography[edit]

Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti is traversed by two sections of the northeasterly line of equal latitude and longitude.

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Coordinates: 41°58′00″N 44°06′00″E / 41.9667°N 44.1°E / 41.9667; 44.1