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Blekinge, Sweden

Blekinge is one of 21 primary administrative regions in Sweden with a population of approximately 152,315 people.

Facts and figures on Blekinge at a glance

Region name: Blekinge (Blekinge)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 152,315 people
Country: Sweden
Continent: Europe

The regional headquarters of Blekinge (Blekinge) is located in the regional capital Karlskrona (Karlskrona) with a population of 32,309 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Blekinge's regional capital Karlskrona to Sweden's capital Stockholm (Stockholm) is approximately 383 km (238 mi).

Facts and figures about Blekinge
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Blekinge Blekinge152,315 peopleKarlskrona Karlskrona32,309 people

Compare with other regions in Sweden.

Map of Blekinge

Map of Blekinge

Information on Blekinge

Information on Blekinge
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Blekinge BlekingeKarlskrona Karlskrona5SwedenEurope

Time in Blekinge

Time in Blekinge
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Tue, 24 Oct 2017 - 8:04amIn effect (+1 hour)Tue, 24 Oct 2017 - 7:04amGMT UTC +2.0Europe/Stockholm

Geographic coordinates of Blekinge

Latitude & Longitude of Blekinge
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map56°19'60.0"N (56.3333300°)15°19'60.0"E (15.3333300°)

Subregions in Blekinge

There are 5 administrative subregions in Blekinge.
Subregions in Blekinge
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Karlshamns kommun Karlshamns kommun1.31,066Karlshamn Karlshamn18,161
Karlskrona Kommun Karlskrona Kommun2.64,178Karlskrona Karlskrona32,309
Olofstroms Kommun Olofströms Kommun3.12,936Olofstroem Olofström7,382
Ronneby Kommun Ronneby Kommun4.28,146Ronneby Ronneby11,618
Soelvesborgs kommun Sölvesborgs kommun5.16,805Soelvesborg Sölvesborg7,883

External sources of information on Blekinge

Blekinge on Wikipedia