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 's second largest city with 570,000 inhabitants, and about 1 million in the metropolitan area.

is 's third largest city with a population of over 300,000, and the capital of the province of on the southern tip of the country.

is one of the most remarkable towns in the .

is a university city in , the southern part of .


is the southernmost county, as well as a traditional province, in .

, literally translated as western , is one of 's most populous provinces.

is a province in , with more than 700,000 inhabitants.

is 's largest island, in the middle of the Baltic Sea.

is a province in eastern . 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 and respectively.

is a province in , bordering to the north-east, to the south-east, and to the north.

is a province in southern , with approximately 155 000 inhabitants.

is a province in . From the Landvetter and Gothenburg City airports, the airport bus to Gothenburg and then train is preferred.

is 's second largest island, only is larger and of more importance.

is a province in western in , with lake Vänern (the largest lake in and the largest lake in outside ) to the east, and to the west.


  • Location: , ,
  • Population: 4,780,000
  • Latitude of center: 57.65° or 57° 39' north
  • Longitude of center: 14.6833° or 14° 40' 59.9" east
  • Neighbors:

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