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
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
Website http://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.