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Ferrera, Switzerland

municipality in Graubünden, Switzerland

Ferrera is a municipality of the district of Hinterrhein in the canton of Graubünden in Switzerland.

Ferrera
Coat of arms of Ferrera
Coat of arms
Location of Ferrera
CountrySwitzerland
CantonGraubünden
DistrictHinterrhein
Area
 • Total75.46 km2 (29.14 sq mi)
Elevation
1,316 m (4,318 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Total75
 • Density0.99/km2 (2.6/sq mi)
Postal code
7444
SFOS number3713
LocalitiesInnerferrera, Ausserferrera
Surrounded byAndeer, Avers, Madesimo (IT-SO), Mulegns, Piuro (IT-SO), Pignia, Riom-Parsonz, Salouf, Sufers
Websitewww.ferrera.ch
SFSO statistics

HistoryEdit

It was formed on 1 January 2008 through the merger of Ausserferrera and Innerferrera.

VillagesEdit

LanguagesEdit

Languages in Ferrera
Languages Census of 1980 Census of 1990 Census of 2000
Number Percentage Number Percentage Number Percentage
German 79 69.30% 75 75.76% 90 91.84%
Romansh 33 28.95% 21 21.21% 1 1.02%
Italian 0 0.00% 2 2.02% 3 3.37%
Population 114 100% 99 100% 98 100%
Languages in Ausserferrera
Languages Census of 1980 Census of 1990 Census of 2000
Number Percentage Number Percentage Number Percentage
German 29 58.00% 28 58.33% 44 93.62%
Romansh 19 38.00% 17 35.42% 1 2.13%
Italian 0 0.00% 2 4.17% 1 2.13%
Population 50 100% 48 100% 47 100%
Languages in Innerferrera
Languages Census of 1980 Census of 1990 Census of 2000
Number Percentage Number Percentage Number Percentage
German 50 78.13% 47 92.16% 46 94.0%
Romansh 14 21.88% 4 7.84% 2 6.0%
Population 64 100% 51 100% 49 100%

GalleryEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Arealstatistik Standard - Gemeinden nach 4 Hauptbereichen". Federal Statistical Office. Retrieved 13 January 2019.
  2. "Ständige Wohnbevölkerung nach Staatsangehörigkeitskategorie Geschlecht und Gemeinde; Provisorische Jahresergebnisse; 2018". Federal Statistical Office. 9 April 2019. Retrieved 11 April 2019.

Other websitesEdit

  Media related to Ferrera at Wikimedia Commons