Schlieben

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Schlieben
General view of Schlieben withthe bell tower of historic St Martins Church
General view of Schlieben with
the bell tower of historic St Martins Church
Coat of arms of Schlieben
Coat of arms
Schlieben   is located in Germany
Schlieben
Schlieben
Coordinates: 51°43′00″N 13°22′59″E / 51.71667°N 13.38306°E / 51.71667; 13.38306Coordinates: 51°43′00″N 13°22′59″E / 51.71667°N 13.38306°E / 51.71667; 13.38306
Country Germany
State Brandenburg
District Elbe-Elster
Municipal assoc. Schlieben
Subdivisions 6 Ortsteile
Government
 • Mayor Helmut Richter (SPD)
Area
 • Total 78.22 km2 (30.20 sq mi)
Elevation 89 m (292 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 2,588
 • Density 33/km2 (86/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 04936
Dialling codes 035361
Vehicle registration EE
Website www.schlieben.com

Schlieben is a town in the Elbe-Elster district, in southwestern Brandenburg, Germany. It is situated 22 km north of Bad Liebenwerda. Schlieben was the site of a concentration camp during the Holocaust.

Demography[edit]

Development of Population since 1875 within the Current Boundaries (Blue Line: Population; Dotted Line: Comparison to Population Development of Brandenburg state; Grey Background: Time of Nazi rule; Red Background: Time of Communist rule)
Schlieben:
Population development within the current boundaries
[2]
Year Population
1875 3 374
1890 3 196
1910 2 910
1925 2 778
1933 2 802
1939 2 686
1946 4 427
1950 4 496
1964 3 966
1971 3 974
Year Population
1981 3 620
1985 3 562
1989 3 472
1990 3 403
1991 3 351
1992 3 327
1993 3 294
1994 3 258
1995 3 242
1996 3 222
Year Population
1997 3 272
1998 3 279
1999 3 207
2000 3 188
2001 3 102
2002 3 069
2003 3 032
2004 2 993
2005 2 930
2006 2 807
Year Population
2007 2 775
2008 2 734
2009 2 695
2010 2 665
2011 2 609
2012 2 588

Detailed data sources are to be found in the Wikimedia Commons.[3]

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