Yuzhen Tsentralen Planning Region

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Coordinates: 42°0′N 25°0′E / 42.000°N 25.000°E / 42.000; 25.000

Yuzhen Tsentralen Planning Region
Южен централен район за планиране
planning region
Yuzhen tsentralen locator map.svg
Country  Bulgaria
Seat Plovdiv
 • Total 22,365.1 km2 (8,635.2 sq mi)
Population (2016)[2]
 • Total 1,436,216
 • Density 64/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
NUTS code BG42
GDP per capita €7,600 (2008)[3]

Yuzhen Tsentralen Planning Region (South-Central Planning Region) is a Bulgarian planning region. The capital is Plovdiv, the second-largest city in Bulgaria. It includes five Bulgarians provinces: Plovdiv Province, Pazardzhik Province, Smolyan Province, Kardzhali Province and Haskovo Province.

It is the second most important economical region of the country which together with the Yugozapaden region produce almost two thirds of the national GDP.

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  1. ^ Total area and land area, by NUTS 2 regions — Eurostat
  2. ^ [1] — Eurostat
  3. ^ "ESTAT-2004-10141-00-00-DE-TRA-00 (EN)" (PDF). Retrieved 26 April 2011.