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Abruzzo

Abruzzo
NameAbruzzo
Region CoaRegione-Abruzzo-Stemma.svg
Coa Size50px
FlagAbruzzo bandiera.svg
CapitalL'Aquila
Area10763
Area Rank13th
Area Percent3.6
Population1342975
Pop Rank14th
Pop Percent2.2
Pop Date28-02-2011
GDP28.7
GDP Year2008
GDP Per Capita21,400
GDP Cap Year2008
Websitewww.regione.abruzzo.it
LeaderGiovanni Chiodi
Leader PartyPdL
NUTSITF

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Abruzzo (-itaˈbruttsopron) is a region in Italy, its western border lying less than 50 mi (80.5 km) due east of Rome. Abruzzo borders the region of Marche to the north, Lazio to the west and south-west, Molise to the south-east, and the Adriatic Sea to the east. Although it is geographically more of a central than southern region, ISTAT (the Italian statistical authority) considers it part of Southern Italy, a vestige of Abruzzo's historic association with the Kingdom of the Two Sicilies.


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