Schleswig-Holstein

  • schleswig-holstein
    state
    flag of schleswig-holstein
    flag
    coat of arms of schleswig-holstein
    coat of arms
    coordinates: 54°28′12″n 9°30′50″e / 54°28′12″n 9°30′50″e / 54.47000; 9.51389
    countrygermany
    capitalkiel
    government
     • bodylandtag of schleswig-holstein
     • minister-presidentdaniel günther (cdu)
     • governing partiescdu / greens / fdp
     • bundesrat votes4 (of 69)
    area
    auto
     • total15,763.18 km2 (6,086.20 sq mi)
    population
     (31 december 2017)[1]
     • total2,889,821
     • density180/km2 (470/sq mi)
    time zoneutc+1 (cet)
     • summer (dst)utc+2 (cest)
    iso 3166 codede-sh
    vehicle registrationformerly: s (1945–1947), sh (1947), bs (1948–1956)[2]
    gdp (nominal)€97 / $115 billion (2018)[3]
    gdp per capita€33,600 / $39,600 (2018)
    nuts regiondef
    hdi (2017)0.918[4]
    very high · schleswig-holstein.de

    schleswig-holstein (german: [ˈʃleːsvɪç ˈhɔlʃtaɪn]) is the northernmost of the 16 states of germany, comprising most of the historical duchy of holstein and the southern part of the former duchy of schleswig. its capital city is kiel; other notable cities are lübeck and flensburg.

    also known in more dated english as sleswick-holsatia, the region is called slesvig-holsten in danish and pronounced [ˌsle̝ːsvi ˈhʌlˌste̝ˀn]. the low german name is sleswig-holsteen, and the north frisian name is slaswik-holstiinj. historically, the name can also refer to a larger region, containing both present-day schleswig-holstein and the former south jutland county (northern schleswig; now part of the region of southern denmark) in denmark.

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Schleswig-Holstein
Coordinates: 54°28′12″N 9°30′50″E / 54°28′12″N 9°30′50″E / 54.47000; 9.51389
CountryGermany
CapitalKiel
Government
 • BodyLandtag of Schleswig-Holstein
 • Minister-PresidentDaniel Günther (CDU)
 • Governing partiesCDU / Greens / FDP
 • Bundesrat votes4 (of 69)
Area
auto
 • Total15,763.18 km2 (6,086.20 sq mi)
Population
 (31 December 2017)[1]
 • Total2,889,821
 • Density180/km2 (470/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
ISO 3166 codeDE-SH
Vehicle registrationformerly: S (1945–1947), SH (1947), BS (1948–1956)[2]
GDP (nominal)€97 / $115 billion (2018)[3]
GDP per capita€33,600 / $39,600 (2018)
NUTS RegionDEF
HDI (2017)0.918[4]
very high · schleswig-holstein.de

Schleswig-Holstein (German: [ˈʃleːsvɪç ˈhɔlʃtaɪn]) is the northernmost of the 16 states of Germany, comprising most of the historical duchy of Holstein and the southern part of the former Duchy of Schleswig. Its capital city is Kiel; other notable cities are Lübeck and Flensburg.

Also known in more dated English as Sleswick-Holsatia, the region is called Slesvig-Holsten in Danish and pronounced [ˌsle̝ːsvi ˈhʌlˌste̝ˀn]. The Low German name is Sleswig-Holsteen, and the North Frisian name is Slaswik-Holstiinj. Historically, the name can also refer to a larger region, containing both present-day Schleswig-Holstein and the former South Jutland County (Northern Schleswig; now part of the Region of Southern Denmark) in Denmark.

Other Languages
Alemannisch: Schleswig-Holstein
Avañe'ẽ: Schleswig-Holstein
azərbaycanca: Şlezviq-Holşteyn
Bân-lâm-gú: Schleswig-Holstein
беларуская: Шлезвіг-Гольштэйн
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: Шлезьвіг-Гальштайн
български: Шлезвиг-Холщайн
davvisámegiella: Schleswig-Holstein
dolnoserbski: Šleswig-Holštejnska
emiliàn e rumagnòl: Schleswig-Holstein
客家語/Hak-kâ-ngî: Schleswig-Holstein
Bahasa Indonesia: Schleswig-Holstein
interlingua: Schleswig-Holstein
Kapampangan: Schleswig-Holstein
Lëtzebuergesch: Schleswig-Holstein
Lingua Franca Nova: Schleswig-Holstein
македонски: Шлезвиг-Холштајн
Bahasa Melayu: Schleswig-Holstein
Nederlands: Sleeswijk-Holstein
Nedersaksies: Sleeswiek-Holstain
Nordfriisk: Schleswig-Holstian
norsk nynorsk: Schleswig-Holstein
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: Schleswig-Holstein
Papiamentu: Schleswig-Holstein
Piemontèis: Schleswig-Holstein
Plattdüütsch: Sleswig-Holsteen
Qaraqalpaqsha: Schleswig-Holstein
Simple English: Schleswig-Holstein
slovenščina: Schleswig-Holstein
српски / srpski: Шлезвиг-Холштајн
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Schleswig-Holstein
татарча/tatarça: Шлезвиг-Һольштейн
українська: Шлезвіг-Гольштейн
Tiếng Việt: Schleswig-Holstein
West-Vlams: Sleeswyk-Holstein