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Neamţ (IPA: [neamʦ]) is a county (judeţ) of Romania, in the historic region of Moldavia, with the county seat at Piatra Neamţ.

Neamţ
Coat of arms of Neamţ
Coat of arms
CountryRomania
Development regionNord-Est
Historic regionMoldavia and few villages in Transylvania
CapitalPiatra Neamţ
Area
 • Total5,896 km2 (2,276 sq mi)
Population
 (2002)
 • Total557,000
 • Density94/km2 (240/sq mi)
Telephone code(+40) 233 or (+40) 333[1]
ISO 3166 codeRO-NT
WebsiteCounty Council
Prefecture

DemographicsEdit

In 2002, it had a population of 557,000 and a population density of 99/km².

  • Romanians - 98.66%[2]
  • Hungarians - 0.05%
  • Rromas - 1.08
  • Lipovans - 0.07%, and others
Year County population[3]
1948 357,348
1956 419,949
1966 470,206
1977 532,096
1992 578,420
2002 554,516

ReferencesEdit

  1. The number used depends on the numbering system employed by the phone companies on the market.
  2. National Institute of Statistics, "Populaţia după etnie"
  3. National Institute of Statistics, "Populaţia la recensămintele din anii 1948, 1956, 1966, 1977, 1992 şi 2002"

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