Coimbra District

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District of Coimbra
Coat of arms of District of Coimbra
Coat of arms
LocalDistritoCoimbra.svg
CountryPortugal
RegionCentro
Historical provinceBeira Litoral
(partly Beira Baixa
and Beira Litoral)
No. of municipalities17
No. of parishes209
CapitalCoimbra
Area
 • Total3,947 km2 (1,524 sq mi)
Population
 • Total441,245
 • Density110/km2 (290/sq mi)
ISO 3166 codePT-06
No. of parliamentary representatives9

Coimbra District (Portuguese: Distrito de Coimbra, pronounced [kuˈĩbɾɐ] (About this soundlisten) or [ˈkwĩbɾɐ]) is located in the Centro Region, the district capital is the city of Coimbra.

Municipalities[edit]

The district is composed by 17 municipalities:

Summary of votes and seats won 1976-2011[edit]

e • d Summary of election results from Coimbra district, 1976-2011
Parties % S % S % S % S % S % S % S % S % S % S % S % S % S
1976 1979 1980 1983 1985 1987 1991 1995 1999 2002 2005 2009 2011
PS 40.9 6 35.1 5 35.9 5 45.3 6 28.5 3 28.7 4 34.4 4 49.1 6 47.2 6 41.3 5 45.4 6 38.0 4 29.2 3
PSD 26.7 4 27.8 3 29.5 4 50.0 6 49.9 6 34.5 4 35.2 4 41.0 5 31.9 4 30.6 4 40.1 5
CDS-PP 12.5 1 10.2 1 8.6 1 4.5 3.5 7.1 6.0 6.7 5.5 8.8 1 9.9 1
PCP/APU/CDU 7.3 1 11.2 1 9.9 1 10.7 1 10.1 1 7.2 1 5.0 5.1 6.1 5.1 5.5 5.7 6.2
BE 2.0 2.4 6.3 10.8 1 5.8
AD 44.8 6 46.1 6
PRD 16.9 2 3.5
Source: Comissão Nacional de Eleições

See also[edit]

Coordinates: 40°12′40″N 8°25′44″W / 40.21111°N 8.42889°W / 40.21111; -8.42889