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Kingdom of SWEDEN

Flag or logo since 1900-01-01*
Konungariket SVERIGE (sv) PCA Member
Emblem or Symbol*

King Oscar II
(ruler of SWEDEN-NORWAY since 1900-01-01)
Capital:Stockholm - (Stockholm)
Official languages: Swedish (sv) .


SWEDEN Kingdom of SWEDEN  (Stockholm)

25 Mainland Divisions:

ALVSBORG County of ALVSBORG  (Vanersburg)Local: ÄLVSBORGS Län (sv)  (Vänersborg)
BLEKINGE County of BLEKINGE : County of Blechingia  (Karlskrona)Local: BLEKINGES Län (sv)  (Karlskrona)
GAVLEBORG County of GAVLEBORG  (Gavle)Local: GÄVLEBORGS Län (sv)  (Gävle)
GOTLAND County of GOTLANDIA  (Visby)Local: GÖTLANDS Län (sv)  (Visby)
HALLAND County of HALLAND : County of Hallandia  (Halmstad)Local: HALLANDS Län (sv)  (Halmstad)
JEMTLAND County of JEMTLAND : County of Iemptia  (Ostersund)Local: JÄMTLANDS Län (sv)  (Östersund)
JONKOPING County of JONKOPING  (Jonkoping)Local: JÖNKÖPINGS Län (sv)  (Jönköping)
KALMAR County of KALMAR  (Kalmar)Local: KALMAR Län (sv)  (Kalmar)
KOPPARBERG County of KOPPARBERG  (Falun)Local: KOPPARBERGS Län (sv)  (Falun)
KRISTIANSTAD County of KRISTIANSTAD  (Kristianstad)Local: KRISTIANSTADS Län (sv)  (Kristianstad)
KRONOBERG County of KRONOBERG  (Vaxjo)Local: KRONOBERGS Län (sv)  (Växjö)
MALMOHUS County of MALMOHUS  (Malmoe)Local: MALMÖHUS Län (sv)  (Malmö)
NORTH BOTHNIA County of NORTH BOTHNIA : County of Norbothnia  (Lulea)Local: NORRBOTTENS Län (sv)  (Luleå)
OREBRO County of OREBRO  (Orebro)Local: ÖREBRO Län (sv)  (Örebro)
OSTROGOTHIA County of OSTROGOTHIA : East Geatland County  (Linkoping)Local: ÖSTERGÖTLANDS Län (sv)  (Linköping)
SKARABORG County of SKARABORG  (Mariestad)Local: SKARABORGS Län (sv)  (Mariestad)
STOCKHOLM County of STOCKHOLM  ((Stockholm))Local: STOCKHOLMS Län (sv)  ((Stockholm))
STOCKHOLM CITY Over-Governorate of STOCKHOLM  (Stockholm)Local: Överståthållarämbetet i STOCKHOLM (sv)  (Stockholm)
SUDERMANNIA County of SUDERMANLAND : Southmanland  (Nykoping)Local: SÖDERMANLANDS Län (sv)  (Nyköping)
UPSAL County of UPSAL  (Upsal)Local: UPPSALA Län (sv)  (Uppsala)
WERMLANDIA County of WERMLANDIA : County of Vermelandia  (Karlstad)Local: VÄRMLANDS Län (sv)  (Karlstad)
WEST BOTHNIA County of WEST BOTHNIA : County of Vestrobotnia  (Umea)Local: VÄSTERBOTTENS Län (sv)  (Umeå)
WEST NORTHLAND County of WEST NORRLAND : County of West Northland  (Harnosand)Local: VÄSTERNORRLANDS Län (sv)  (Härnösand)
WESTMANNIA County of VESTMANNIA : County of Westmannia  (Vasteras)Local: VÄSTMANLANDS Län (sv)  (Västerås)

1 Condominium:

WISMAR Swedish Leased City of WISMAR part of Mecklenburg-Schwerin  (Wismar)Local: Stadt WISMAR (de)  (Wismar)

13 Organisations (or Groupings) of membership (selective)

HAGUE CONVENTION Convention for the Pacific Settlement of International Disputes : Hague Permanent Court of Arbitration : PCA  (The Hague)
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY United International Bureaux for the Protection of Intellectual Property : UIBPIP  (Berne)
LUTHERANISM LUTHERAN Evangelical Churches  (Augsburg)
MARITIME LAW International Maritime Committee : IMC  (Antwerp)
METEOROLOGY International Meteorological Organization : IMO  (Geneva)
RED CROSS International Committee of the Red Cross : ICRC  (Geneva)
SCANDINAVIAN UNION Scandinavian Monetary Union : SMU  (Stockholm + Christiania + Copenhagen)
SEA International Marine Conference : IMC  (Washington-District of Columbia)
TELEGRAPH International Telegraph Convention : International Telegraph Union : ITU  (Berne)
UNIVERSAL POSTAL UNION Universal Postal Union : UPU  (Berne)
WEIGHTS AND MEASURES International Bureau of Weights and Measures : IBWM  (Sevres)

* The emblems shown for the subdivisions may in some cases be those of their capital.

Other Independent or Semi-Independent Polities within the 2021's internationally recognized Country boundaries:

SWEDEN-NORWAY Union of the Kingdoms of SWEDEN AND NORWAY : Sweden-Norway Union  (Stockholm + Christiania)
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 Main Internet Sources

   * Base géographique, Archives nationales d'outre-mer (FR). For the administrative divisions of the former French dependencies.
   * Centennia Historical Atlas Software, ed. Centennia (US). For Europe, North Africa and Middle East historical maps.
   * Drapeaux d'Origine & d'Inspiration Françaises - DO&IF, SFV (FR). For French colonial flags.
   * Ethnologue: Languages of the World, SIL International (US). For languages codes.
   * Flags Of The World - FOTW, Rob Raeside (CA). For the current and historic flags of the world.
   * GeoNames, Geonames (CH). Geographical names database.
   * Google Books, Google (US). Online library used for specific sources.
   * Herald Dick Magazine, Herald Dick (FR). For some current and historic arms.
   * Heraldry of the World, by Ralf Hartemink (NL). For local emblems and arms.
   * L'aménagement linguistique dans le monde, by Jacques Leclerc, University of Laval (CA). For national linguistic policies.
   * National Arms and Emblems - Past and Present, by Hubert de Vries (NL). For historic national emblems and arms.
   * Numismondo - World Printed Money Picture Catalog, by Garry Saint, Esquire (US). For national currencies.
   * Omniatlas - Interactive atlas of World History, by Rick Westera (NZ). For some geopolitical maps.
   * Perry-Castañ:eda Library Map Collection, University of Texas at Austin (US). For some historical maps.
   * Population Statistics, by Jan Lahmeyer (NL). For historical regional demographies and areas.
   * Portale Storia, by Giovanni Fontana (IT). For photos of rulers.
   * ReliefWeb, by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). For maps of some administrative divisions.
   *, by Benjamin Schemmel (DE). For photos of rulers.
   * Statoids, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The World Factbook, ed. Central Intelligence Agency (US). For the general data and profiles of the current countries.
   * United Nations Peacekeeping, United Nations (UNO). For the United Nations Missions.
   * Vexilla Mundi, by Mello Luchtenberg (NL). For flags of the world.
   * Vexillographia, by Viktor Lomantsov (RU). For flags of Russia and Soviet Union.
   * Wikimedia Commons, Wikimedia Foundation (US). Free-use pictures.
   * Wikipedia, Wikimedia Foundation (US). For general data, maps, sources, pictures.
   * World Heritage Centre, (UNESCO). For the selected photos of the countries.
   * World History at KMLA, by Alexander Ganse (DE). For historical maps and links by country.
   * World Statesmen, by Ben Cahoon (US). Main source for the historical polities and their rulers.

 Printed References

   * Atlas des empires and other books of Gérard Chaliand, ed. Payot (FR). General historical geopolitic data.
   * Atlas of the World's Languages, ed. Routledge (UK). Most complete world list of languages and dialects.
   * Flags Through the Ages and Accross the World, by Whitney Smith, ed. McGraw (US). Flags of the world.
   * Fragments d'Europe, by Michel Foucher, ed. Fayard (FR). For the post-Soviet Union polities.
   * L'État du Monde, ed. La Découverte (FR). Yearly geopolitic cover of the world.
   * Quid, by Dominique Frémy, ed. Plon (FR). Yearly encyclopedia that was useful for countries data.
   * Statoids printed version, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The Times Atlas of the World, ed. Times Atlas (UK). Periodical atlas of the world with its supplementary list of administrative subdivisions.
   * World Christian Encyclopedia, by David B. Barrett, ed. Oxford University Press (UK). For world religious groups but also ethnological data. First inspiring source of website's look.
   * World Paper Money, ed. Krause (US). For historical currencies.

   * others are added according to the consulted entity.


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