Perth and Kinross

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Perth and Kinross
Peairt agus Ceann Rois
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Administrative headquarters Perth
surface 5,286 km² (5.)
Residents 147.740 (2012) (14.)
ISO 3166-2 GB-PKN
ONS code 00RB

Perth and Kinross ( Gaelic Peairt agus Ceann Rois ) is one of 32  Council Areas in Scotland . It borders Aberdeenshire , Angus , Argyll and Bute , Clackmannanshire , Dundee , Fife , Highland and Stirling . The area of ​​this county corresponds largely, but not exactly, to the traditional counties of Perthshire and Kinross-shire .

The archaeological site of Dull and the Clyde Tomb of Kindrochat are located here . The Pairney Bridge has been abandoned.




The Perth and Kinross Council has 40 seats, divided among the parties as follows:

Political party Seats
Conservative 17th
SNP 15th
LibDem 4th
independently 3
Labor 1

Individual evidence

  1. Mid-2012 Population ( Memento from November 29, 2014 in the Internet Archive ) (PDF; 1.2 MB)
  2. Results of the regional elections 2017

Web links

Commons : Perth and Kinross  - collection of images, videos and audio files