|Region of Italy|
|• President||Sergio Chiamparino (PD)|
|• Total||25,402 km2 (9,808 sq mi)|
|• Total||4 377 941|
Italian: Piemontese, pl. Piemontesi
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
|GDP/ Nominal||€134.0 billion (2016)|
|GDP per capita||€30,800 (2008)|
In the north of Piedmont there is the country of Switzerland and the Italian region of Valle d'Aosta, in the east there are the regions of Lombardy and Emilia-Romagna, in the west there is France and in the south Liguria.
Piedmont was part of the Duchy of Savoy until 1860 when the Duke of Savoy became King of Italy.
Provinces[change | change source]
Piedmont is divided into 8 provinces:
References[change | change source]
- "Regionales Bruttoinlandsprodukt (Mio. EUR), nach NUTS-2-Regionen". Eurostat. Retrieved 5 March 2011.
- Regional GDP per inhabitant in 2008 GDP per inhabitant ranged from 28% of the EU27 average in Severozapaden in Bulgaria to 343% in Inner London. EUROPA Press Release, 24 February 2011