Jämtland

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Jämtland

Coat of arms
Country Sweden
Land Norrland
Counties Jämtland County
Västernorrland County
Västerbotten County
Area
 • Total 34,009 km2 (13,131 sq mi)
Population (2009)[1]
 • Total 112,717
 • Density 3.31433/km2 (8.58407/sq mi)
Ethnicity
 • Language Swedish
 • Dialect Jamtlandic
Culture
 • Flower Orchid
 • Animal Moose
 • Bird Hawk owl
 • Fish Brown trout
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Jämtland is a historical province in northern Sweden. Once part of Norway, after having been an own nation earlier in the Middle Ages, it became a part of Sweden in the 17th century.

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