Brăila County

Brăila County
Județul Brăila
County
Coat of arms of Brăila County
Coat of arms
Braila in Romania.svg
Coordinates: 45°07′N 27°41′E / 45°07′N 27°41′E / 45.11; 27.68
Country   Romania
Development region1 Sud-Est
Historic region Muntenia
Capital city (Reședință de județ) Brăila
Government
 • Type County Board
 • Prefect2 Mihaela Marcu
Area
 • Total 4,766 km2 (1,840 sq mi)
Area rank 32nd in Romania
Population (2011)
 • Total 304,925
 • Rank 30th in Romania
 • Density 64/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zone EET ( UTC+2)
 • Summer ( DST) EEST ( UTC+3)
Postal Code 81wxyz3
Area code(s) +40 x394
Car Plates BR5
GDP US$ 2.72 billion (2008)
GDP/ capita US$ 7,286 (2008)
Website County Board
County Prefecture
1The developing regions of Romania have no administrative role. They were formed just to attract funds from the European Union
2 as of 2007, the Prefect is not a politician, but a public functionary. He (or she) is not allowed to be a member of a political party, and is banned to have any political activity in the first six months after the resignation (or exclusion) from the public functionary corps
3w, x, y, and z are digits that indicate the city, the street, part of the street, or even the building of the address
4x is a digit indicating the operator: 2 for the former national operator, Romtelecom, and 3 for the other ground telephone networks
5used on both the plates of the vehicles that operate only in the county limits (like utility vehicles, ATVs, etc.), and the ones used outside the county

Brăila (Romanian pronunciation:  [brəˈila] ( About this sound  listen)) is a county ( judeţ) of Romania, in Muntenia, with the capital city at Brăila.

Demographics

In 2011, Brăila had a population of 304,925 and the population density was 64/km². [1]

Year County population [3]
1948 271,251
1956 297,276
1966 339,954
1977 377,954
1992 392,069
2002 373,174
2011 304,925
Other Languages
Bân-lâm-gú: Brăila Koān
беларуская: Брэіла (жудзец)
български: Браила (окръг)
čeština: Brăila (župa)
Deutsch: Kreis Brăila
Ελληνικά: Βραΐλα (νομός)
한국어: 브러일라 주
Bahasa Indonesia: Provinsi Brăila
македонски: Браила (округ)
Bahasa Melayu: Wilayah Brăila
Nederlands: District Brăila
日本語: ブライラ県
norsk nynorsk: Brăila fylke
português: Brăila (distrito)
Simple English: Brăila County
slovenčina: Brăila (župa)
српски / srpski: Браила (округ)
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Brăila (okrug)
Türkçe: Brăila ili
українська: Бреїла (повіт)