By Gwillim Law
In marked distinction to the us, with its territorial balance, a few nations, reminiscent of Bulgaria and Ethiopia, reorganize their nearby subdivisions usually. This large-format reference paintings simplifies the comparability of many years' worthy of knowledge from such nations: "With this ebook in hand, possible resolution any administrative subdivision query approximately any kingdom or province on the earth from 1900 via 1998"--Abstracts of Public management, improvement and surroundings. for every state there's at the very least one desk, and typically a number of. Histories of subdivision adjustments and lists of trade names for subdivisions in every one kingdom upload to the work's study price. All suitable nationwide and overseas criteria corresponding to ISO and FIPS codes are indexed, in addition to time zones, populations, parts and capitals for every subdivision. there's a accomplished index of names.
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The resulting division was as shown. New FIPS codes were assigned to the departments with new names. department area-km FIPS formed from department Adrar Alger Annaba Batna Béchar Béjaïa Biskra Blida Bouira El Asnam Constantine Djelfa Guelma Jijel Laghouat Mascara 422,498 786 3,489 14,882 306,000 3,444 109,728 3,704 4,517 8,677 3,562 22,905 8,624 3,704 112,052 5,846 Oasis, Saoura Alger Annaba Batna Saoura Sétif Oasis, Batna Alger, El Asnam Médéa, Tizi-Ouzou El Asnam Constantine Batna, Médéa, Oasis, Tiaret Annaba Constantine, Sétif Oasis, Tiaret Mostaganem, Oran Médéa Mostaganem M’Sila Oran Ouargla Oum el Bouaghi Saïda Sétif Sidi Bel Abbès Skikda Tamanrasset Tébessa Tiaret Tizi-Ouzou Tlemcen ~1980 1984-02-04 AG16 AG01 AG02 AG03 AG17 AG18 AG19 AG20 AG21 AG05 AG04 AG22 AG23 AG24 AG25 AG26 area-km FIPS 8,704 7,024 19,825 1,820 559,234 8,123 106,777 10,350 11,648 4,748 556,000 16,575 23,456 3,756 9,284 2,381,742 AG06 AG07 AG27 AG09 AG28 AG29 AG10 AG12 AG30 AG31 AG32 AG33 AG13 AG14 AG15 formed from Médéa Mostaganem Batna, Médéa, Sétif Oran Oasis Constantine Oran, Saïda, Saoura Sétif Oran Constantine Oasis Annaba, Batna El Asnam, Tiaret Tizi-Ouzou Oran, Tlemcen Name of El Asnam department changed to Chlef.
Origin of name: Early cartographers used Latin Terra Australis: Southern Land. division typ abv ISO IATA FIPS conv zone population area-km area-mi capital Australian Capital Territory New South Wales Northern Territory ty st ty CT NS NT CT NS NT AC NS NT AS01 AS02 AS03 ACT NSW NT +10 +10 d +9:30 280,085 5,731,926 175,253 2,432 801,425 1,356,170 939 309,432 523,620 Canberra Sydney Darwin ➤ d Australia 36 division typ abv ISO IATA FIPS conv zone Queensland South Australia Tasmania Victoria Western Australia Ashmore and Cartier Islands Coral Sea Islands Territory st st st st st ty ty QL SA TS VI WA AS CR QL SA TS VI WA QL SA TS VI WA AS04 AS05 AS06 AS07 AS08 AT CR Qld.
Lower Austria: Area of Austria which lies downstream along the Danube. Salzburg: German Salz: salt, Burg: castle. Salt was mined and stored here. Styria: German Steiermark from Steyr, a city name, and Old High German marcha: boundary land. Tyrol: Named for Tyrol Castle near Merano. Upper Austria: Area of Austria which lies upstream along the Danube. Vienna: Latin Vindobona from Indo-European vindo: whiteness and Celtic bona: citadel. Vorarlberg: = Before the Arlberg, a mountain (pass) which divides this state from the rest of Austria.