Viseu District

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Viseu District
District
LocalDistritoViseu.svg
Country Portugal
Region Centro
and Norte
Historical province Beira Alta
(partly Douro Litoral)
No. of municipalities 24
No. of parishes 372
Capital Viseu
Area
 • Total 5,007 km2 (1,933 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 394,927
 • Density 79/km2 (200/sq mi)
No. of parliamentary representatives 9

The District of Viseu (Portuguese pronunciation: [viˈzew], Portuguese: Distrito de Viseu) is located in the Central Inland of Portugal, the District Capital is the city of Viseu.

Municipalities[edit]

The district is composed by 24 municipalities:

Summary of votes and seats won 1976-2011[edit]

e • d Summary of election results from Viseu district, 1976-2011
Parties % S % S % S % S % S % S % S % S % S % S % S % S % S
1976 1979 1980 1983 1985 1987 1991 1995 1999 2002 2005 2009 2011
PS 23.0 3 21.4 2 20.9 2 30.9 4 20.0 2 17.9 2 19.4 2 38.4 4 38.1 4 31.1 3 40.4 4 34.7 4 26.7 3
PSD 32.2 4 36.6 4 37.7 5 64.1 8 64.3 7 44.3 4 44.3 4 52.1 5 40.2 4 37.5 4 48.4 5
CDS-PP 31.2 4 20.7 2 19.9 2 7.0 6.3 11.5 1 10.5 1 10.6 1 8.6 1 13.4 1 12.4 1
PCP/APU/CDU 2.3 5.5 5.0 4.6 5.0 2.9 2.1 1.8 2.2 1.5 2.2 2.9 2.9
BE 1.2 1.4 3.3 6.5 2.9
AD 64.1 8 66.8 8
PRD 10.9 1.7 0.4
Source: Comissão Nacional de Eleições

Coordinates: 40°39′25″N 7°54′50″W / 40.65694°N 7.91389°W / 40.65694; -7.91389