Inn District, Switzerland

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Inn District
Bezirk Inn
District d'En
District
Location of Inn District
Country   Switzerland
Canton  Graubünden
Capital Scuol
Area
 • Total 1,196.56 km2 (461.99 sq mi)
Population (2015)
 • Total 9,476
 • Density 7.9/km2 (21/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Municipalities 7

Inn District (Romansh: About this sound District da l'En ) is a former administrative district in the canton of Graubünden, Switzerland. It had an area of 1,196.77 km2 (462.08 sq mi) and had a population of 9,476 in 2015. It was replaced with the Engiadina Bassa/Val Müstair Region on 1 January 2017 as part of a reorganization of the Canton.[1]

It consisted of four Kreise (sub-districts) and seven municipalities:

Ramosch (Remüs) sub-district
Municipality Population
(31 December 2015)[2]
Area (km²)
Samnaun 773 56.18
Valsot 904 159.01
Suot Tasna (Untertasna) sub-district
Municipality Population
(31 December 2015)[2]
Area (km²)
Scuol 4,690 144.14
Sur Tasna (Obtasna) sub-district
Municipality Population
(31 December 2015)[2]
Area (km²)
Lavin 226 46.18
Susch 211 93.95
Zernez 1,570 203.91
Val Müstair
Municipality Population
(31 December 2015)[2]
Area (km²)
Val Müstair 1,539 198.65

Mergers and name changes[edit]

Languages[edit]

Along with Surselva, the district of Inn is predominately Romansh-speaking, with a large German-speaking minority. Except for the municipality of Samnaun, all of the municipalities of the district has both Romansh and German as their language, although the latter has an unofficial status in most of the municipalities.

Languages of Inn District, GR
Languages Census 2000
Number Percent
German 3,177 35.7%
Romansh 5,144 57.9%
Italian 194 2.2%
TOTAL 8,888 100%

References[edit]

  1. ^ Swiss Federal Statistical Office - Amtliches Gemeindeverzeichnis der Schweiz - Mutationsmeldungen 2016 accessed 16 February 2017
  2. ^ a b c d Swiss Federal Statistical Office - STAT-TAB, online database – Ständige und nichtständige Wohnbevölkerung nach institutionellen Gliederungen, Geburtsort und Staatsangehörigkeit (German) accessed 30 August 2016
  3. ^ Amtliches Gemeindeverzeichnis der Schweiz published by the Swiss Federal Statistical Office (German) accessed 23 September 2009
  4. ^ Amtliches Gemeindeverzeichnis der Schweiz published by the Swiss Federal Statistical Office (German) accessed 2 January 2013
  5. ^ Amtliches Gemeindeverzeichnis der Schweiz published by the Swiss Federal Statistical Office (German) accessed 27 April 2016

Coordinates: 46°48′N 10°17′E / 46.800°N 10.283°E / 46.800; 10.283