Silesian Voivodeship

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Silesian Voivodeship
Województwo śląskie
Voivodeship
Flag of Silesian Voivodeship
Flag
Coat of arms of Silesian Voivodeship
Coat of arms
Division into counties
Division into counties
Country Poland
CapitalKatowice
Counties
Area
 • Total12,334 km2 (4,762 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Total4,676,983
 • Urban3,675,602
 • Rural1,001,381
Car platesS
Websitehttp://www.silesia-region.pl

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.