Götaland is the southernmost of the three lands that make up Sweden. It is home to almost half of Sweden's population and probably even a larger share of its cultural and historical sights.

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is the southernmost county, as well as a traditional province, in . Photo: Ainali, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a province in Götaland, with more than 700,000 inhabitants. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

, literally translated as western Götaland, is one of 's most populous provinces. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is 's largest island, in the middle of the Baltic Sea. Photo: Ypsilon from Finland, CC0.


is a province in eastern Götaland. While the middle of the province is a flat plain with cities and , the north and south are more hilly and forested, with borders to Södermanland and respectively. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

is a province in Götaland, bordering to the north-east, to the south-east, and to the north. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

County is a county on the western coast of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a province in southern Götaland, with approximately 155 000 inhabitants. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is 's second largest island, only is larger and of more importance. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a province in western Götaland in , with lake Vänern to the east, and to the west. Photo: a.froese, CC BY-SA 2.0.


Latitude of center
57.65° or 57° 39' north
Longitude of center
14.6833° or 14° 40' 59.9" east

Also Known As

  • Arabic: غوتالاند
  • Asturian: Götaland
  • Basque: Götaland
  • Belarusian: Ёталянд
  • Belarusian: Гёталанд
  • Breton: Götaland
  • Catalan: Götaland
  • Chinese: Götaland
  • Chinese: 約塔蘭
  • Chinese: 约塔兰
  • Croatian: Götaland
  • Czech: Göta Rike
  • Czech: Götaland
  • Czech: Västergötland
  • Danish: Gotaland
  • Danish: Götaland
  • Danish: Gøtaland
  • Dutch: Gotaland
  • Dutch: Götaland
  • English: Gothland
  • English: Southeast Sweden
  • Esperanto: Gotaland
  • Esperanto: Götaland
  • Estonian: Götaland
  • Estonian: Götamaa
  • Finnish: Götaland
  • Finnish: Götanmaa
  • Finnish: Gööta
  • Finnish: Göötanmaa
  • French: Gotaland
  • French: Götaland
  • Galician: Geatland
  • Galician: Götaland
  • German: Götaland
  • Greek: Γέταλαντ
  • Greek: Γεταλάνδη
  • Greek: Νότια Σουηδία
  • Hebrew: יטאלנד
  • Hindi: गॉटलैंड
  • Hungarian: Götaland
  • Icelandic: Gautland
  • Indonesian: Götaland
  • Irish: An Ghotlann
  • Italian: Götaland
  • Italian: Götaland settentrionale
  • Japanese: イェータランド
  • Japanese: ヨータランド
  • Korean: 예탈란드
  • Latin: Gothia
  • Latvian: Jētelande
  • Lithuanian: Jotalandas
  • Macedonian: Јеталанд
  • Min Nan Chinese: Götaland
  • Mingrelian: გიოტალანდი
  • Norwegian: Götaland
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Götaland
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Gøtaland
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Götaland
  • Occitan (post 1500): Götaland
  • Ossetian: Гёталанд
  • Persian: گوتالاند
  • Persian: یوتالاند
  • Polish: Götaland
  • Portuguese: Gotalândia
  • Portuguese: Götaland
  • Romanian: Götaland
  • Russian: Гёталанд
  • Scots: Götaland
  • Serbian: Götaland
  • Serbian: Jetaland
  • Serbian: Јеталанд
  • Serbo-Croatian: Götaland
  • Spanish: Gotaland
  • Spanish: Götaland
  • Swedish: Götaland
  • Swedish: Göta rike
  • Turkish: Götaland
  • Ukrainian: Йоталанд
  • Vietnamese: Götaland
  • Volapük: Götaläniän
  • Western Frisian: Götaland

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