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Värmland County

county (län) in Sweden

Värmland County (Swedish: Värmlands län) is a county in central Sweden, with the seat in Karlstad. It was established in 1779.

Värmland

Värmlands län
Coat of arms of Värmland
Coat of arms
Official logo of Värmland
 
CountrySweden
CapitalKarlstad
Government
 • GovernorKenneth Johansson
 • CouncilLandstinget i Värmland
Area
 • Total17,583 km2 (6,789 sq mi)
Population
 (March 31, 2011)[1]
 • Total272,773
 • Density16/km2 (40/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
GDP/ NominalSEK 59,497 million (2004)
GDP per capitaSEK 217,000
NUTS RegionSE311

MunicipalitiesEdit

SourcesEdit

  1. "Kvartal 1 2011". Statistics Sweden.

Other websitesEdit

  Media related to Värmland County at Wikimedia Commons Coordinates: 59°25′32″N 13°16′17″E / 59.425522°N 13.271484°E / 59.425522; 13.271484