Islands (regional unit of Attica)

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Unit Islands (Attica) Περιφερειακή Ενότητα Νήσων (Αττικής)
(Νήσοι (Αττικής))
File: PE Nison in Greece.svg
Basic data
State : Greece
Region : Attica
Area : 878.38 km²
Residents : 74,651 (2011)
Population density : 85 people / km²
NUTS 3 code no. : -
Structure: 8 municipalities

The islands regional district ( Greek Περιφερειακή Ενότητα Νήσων Periferiaki Enotita Nison ) is one of eight regional districts in the Greek region of Attica . It was formed on the occasion of the administrative reform in 2010 from the mainland area on the Peloponnese peninsula and the island communities of the former prefecture of Piraeus . In proportion to its 74,651 inhabitants, the area sends two members to the Attic regional council, but has no further political significance as a local authority. It is divided into the eight communities Aegina , Angistri , Hydra , Kythira , Poros , Salamis , Spetses and Trizinia-Methana .

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Individual evidence

  1. Results of the 2011 census at the National Statistical Service of Greece (ΕΛ.ΣΤΑΤ) ( Memento from June 27, 2015 in the Internet Archive ) (Excel document, 2.6 MB)