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Eleftheroupoli is located in Greece
Coordinates: 40°55′N 24°15′E / 40.917°N 24.250°E / 40.917; 24.250Coordinates: 40°55′N 24°15′E / 40.917°N 24.250°E / 40.917; 24.250
Country Greece
Administrative region East Macedonia and Thrace
Regional unit Kavala
Municipality Pangaio
Population (2001)[1]
 • Municipal unit 11,401
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Vehicle registration ΚΒ

Eleftheroupoli (Greek: Ελευθερούπολη, katharevousa: Ελευθερούπολις - Eleftheroupolis, until 1929 Πράβι - Pravi,[2] Turkish: Pravişte) is a town and a former municipality in the Kavala regional unit, East Macedonia and Thrace, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Pangaio, of which it is the seat and a municipal unit.[3] At the 2001 census, the municipal unit's population was 11,401, the town's population was 4,898.[4]

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  1. ^ De Facto Population of Greece Population and Housing Census of March 18th, 2001 (PDF 39 MB). National Statistical Service of Greece. 2003. 
  2. ^ "Πανδέκτης: Pravi -- Eleftheroupolis". Retrieved 2009-08-22.  Pandektis: Name Changes of Settlements in Greece, copiled by the Institute for Neohellenic Research
  3. ^ Kallikratis law Greece Ministry of Interior (Greek)
  4. ^ [1].(Greek) Data from the 2001 census, at the National Statistical Service of Greece (ΕΣΥΕ), www.statistics.gr

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