Markat

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Markat
Administrative Unit
Markat is located in Albania
Markat
Markat
Coordinates: 39°44′N 20°12′E / 39.733°N 20.200°E / 39.733; 20.200Coordinates: 39°44′N 20°12′E / 39.733°N 20.200°E / 39.733; 20.200
Country Albania Albania
County Vlorë
Municipality Konispol
Population (2011)
 • Administrative Unit 1,859
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Vehicle registration SR

Markat is a village and a former municipality in the Vlorë County, southern Albania. At the 2015 local government reform it became a subdivision of the municipality Konispol.[1] The population at the 2011 census was 1,859.[2] The municipal unit consists of the villages Dishat, Vërvë, Shalës, Markat, Ninat and Janjar[3] and all villages are inhabited by Muslim Cham Albanians.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Law nr. 115/2014
  2. ^ 2011 census results
  3. ^ Greece – Albania Neighbourhood Programme
  4. ^ Kallivretakis, Leonidas (1995). "Η ελληνική κοινότητα της Αλβανίας υπό το πρίσμα της ιστορικής γεωγραφίας και δημογραφίας [The Greek Community of Albania in terms of historical geography and demography." In Nikolakopoulos, Ilias, Kouloubis Theodoros A. & Thanos M. Veremis (eds). Ο Ελληνισμός της Αλβανίας [The Greeks of Albania]. University of Athens. p. 51. "ΤΣ Τσάμηδες”; p.52. “VERVE BEPBA 345 ΤΣ; DISHAT ΝΤΙΣΑΤΙ 317 ΤΣ; SHALES ΣΑΑΕΣΙ 1168 ΤΣ; ΝΙΝΑΤ NINATI (ΝΙΝΑΤΕΣ) 547 ΤΣ; MARKAT MAPKATI 748 ΤΣ; JANJAR ΓΙΑΝΑΡΙ 595 ΤΣ"