|County of Sweden|
|• Governor||Bo Källstrand|
|• Council||Landstinget Västernorrland|
|• Total||21,678 km2 (8,370 sq mi)|
|Population (31 March 2011)|
|• Density||11/km2 (29/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
|GDP/ Nominal||SEK 61,540 million (2004)|
|GDP per capita||SEK 251,000|
Västernorrland County covers approximately the provinces of Ångermanland and Medelpad.
The main aim of the County Administrative Board is to fulfil the goals set out in national politics by the Riksdag and the Government, to coordinate the interests of the county, to promote the development of the county, to establish regional goals and safeguard the due process of law in the handling of each case. The County Administrative Board is a Government Agency headed by a Governor. See List of Västernorrland Governors.
The County Council of Västernorrland or Landstinget i Västernorrland.
The arms for the County of Västernorrland are a combination of those of Ångermanland, and of Medelpad. When it is shown with a royal crown it represents the County Administrative Board. Blazon: "Parted per pale, the arms of Angermannia and the arms of Medelpad."
References and notes
- Västernorrland County Administrative Board
- Västernorrland County Council
- Regional Association of Local Authorities in Västernorrland