Kujalleq municipality

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Kujalleq commune (southern commune)
the sydlige commune of Kujalleq
Geographical location 61 ° 0 ′ 0 ″  N , 45 ° 0 ′ 0 ″  W Coordinates: 61 ° 0 ′ 0 ″  N , 45 ° 0 ′ 0 ″  W
Kujalleq municipality (Greenland)
Kujalleq municipality
Residents 6,811
Post Code 3919 - 3923
(Santa Claus /
founding January 1, 2009
Time zone UTC-3

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Location of Kujalleq municipality in Greenland
Coat of arms of the Kujalleq municipality

Kujalleq (German Südkommune ) is a Greenlandic community square kilometers with a population of 6,624 people and an area of 32,000. The local government is based in Qaqortoq .


Kujalleq is in the south of Greenland. In the north, the municipality borders on Kommuneqarfik Sermersooq .


The municipality of Kujalleq was founded in the course of the Greenland structural reform, which came into force on January 1, 2009, by amalgamating the previous municipalities of Nanortalik , Narsaq and Qaqortoq .


Description of coat of arms

The coat of arms is divided into silver and red and has a curved shield head in mixed up colors . The horned ram's head facing the viewer also changes colors in the shield.

Coat of arms declaration

The coat of arms designed by Sys Abrahamsen shows a ram's head as a symbol for sheep farming, which is important in South Greenland. The colors and stylized sun above indicate the Greenland flag .

Associated places

Residents on January 1, 2018, sorted by district:

See also

Web links

Individual evidence

  1. Om communes at kujalleq.gl
  2. Kujalleq. (No longer available online.) Archived from the original on December 4, 2010 ; Retrieved December 23, 2008 . Info: The archive link was inserted automatically and has not yet been checked. Please check the original and archive link according to the instructions and then remove this notice. @1@ 2Template: Webachiv / IABot / www.ngw.nl
  3. Population figures January 1, 2018 at bank.stat.gl