Silesian Voivodeship

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Silesian Voivodeship
Województwo śląskie
Voivodeship

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Division into counties
Coordinates: 50°15′N 19°0′E / 50.25°N 19°E / 50.25; 19Coordinates: 50°15′N 19°0′E / 50.25°N 19°E / 50.25; 19
Country  Poland
Capital Katowice
Counties
Area
 • Total 12,334 km2 (4,762 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Total 4,676,983
 • Urban 3,675,602
 • Rural 1,001,381
Car plates S

Silesian Voivodeship Silesia Province[1] is one of the 16 Voivodeships of Poland. It can be found in the south Poland and in east Silesia (called Upper Silesia). The capital city is Katowice.

References[change | change source]

  1. Arkadiusz Belczyk,Tłumaczenie polskich nazw geograficznych na język angielski [Translation of Polish Geographical Names into English], 2002-2006.