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Saxony-Anhalt

state of Germany

Saxony-Anhalt is a Bundesland (state) in Germany. It has an area of 20,445.26 km2 (7,894.0 sq mi). 2,580,626 people live there. The capital is Magdeburg.

Saxony Anhalt

Sachsen-Anhalt
Flag of Saxony Anhalt
Flag
Coat of arms of Saxony Anhalt
Coat of arms
Position of Saxony-Anhalt within Germany
Position of Saxony-Anhalt within Germany
CountryGermany
CapitalMagdeburg
Government
 • Minister PresidentReiner Haseloff (CDU)
 • Governing partiesCDU / SPD / Greens
Area
 • Total20,445 km2 (7,894 sq mi)
Population
 (November 2006)
 • Total2,444,000
 • Density120/km2 (310/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Websitesachsen-anhalt.de

Big cities in Saxony-Anhalt are: