Southern Albania

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Southern Albania

Shqipëria jugore
Region
Country Albania
Area
 • Total12,989 km2 (5,015 sq mi)
Population
 • Total920,448
 • Density71/km2 (180/sq mi)
NUTS codeAL03
Southern Albania is in blue.

Southern Albania is one of the three NUTS-2 Regions of Albania.[1] It consists of five counties: Berat, Fier, Gjirokastër, Korçë and Vlorë.

In Greece, a subset of the region, including the Southern-most areas as well as areas near the Greek border, is known as Northern Epirus.[2][3]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "NUTS of Albania" (PDF). INSTAT. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2015-09-24.
  2. ^ Southern Albania. Southern Albania, 1912-1923. Stanford University Press. pp. 1–. ISBN 978-0-8047-6171-0.
  3. ^ Edith Pierpont Stickney (1926). Southern Albania Or. Northern Epirus in European International Affairs: 1912-1923. Stanford University Press.