Örebro Municipality

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Örebro Municipality

Örebro kommun
Orebro radhus 01.jpg
Örebro Town Hall
Orebro vapen.svg
Coat of arms
Orebro Municipality in Orebro County.png
Country Sweden
County Örebro County
Seat Örebro
Area
[1]
  Total1,620.6 km2 (625.7 sq mi)
  Land1,373.15 km2 (530.18 sq mi)
  Water247.45 km2 (95.54 sq mi)
 Area as of 1 January 2014.
Population
 (31 December 2019) [2]
  Total155,696
  Density96/km2 (250/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
ISO 3166 code SE
Province Närke and Västmanland
Municipal code 1880
Website www.orebro.se

Örebro Municipality (Örebro kommun) is a municipality in Örebro County in central Sweden. Its seat is located in the city of Örebro.

Contents

The municipality was created from the City of Örebro and surrounding rural municipalities in 1971 and with some areas added in 1974 it had an area of 1,840 km². In 1995 the municipality was split in two when Lekeberg Municipality was recreated in its boundaries from 1967.

Localities

Towns and localities with more than 800 inhabitants:

Others:

Twin towns

Örebro's seven twin towns with the year of its establishing:

  1. (1946) Kolding Municipality, Denmark Flag of Denmark.svg
  2. (1946) Drammen, Norway Flag of Norway.svg
  3. (1947) Lappeenranta (Villmanstrand), Finland Flag of Finland.svg
  4. (1979) Stykkishólmur, Iceland Flag of Iceland.svg
  5. (2001) Łódź, Poland Flag of Poland.svg
  6. (2002) Yantai, China Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg
  7. (2003) Terrassa, Spain Flag of Spain.svg

Elections

From the 1994 election onwards there was a boundary change due to the split with Lekeberg Municipality. The exact results of Sweden Democrats were not listed at a municipal level by SCB from 1988 to 1998 due to the party's small size at the time. "Turnout" denotes the percentage of eligible people casting any ballots, whereas "Votes" denotes the amount of valid votes only.

Riksdag

YearTurnoutVotes V S MP C L KD M SD ND
1973 [3] 90.377,6043.945.50.024.311.62.211.90.00.0
1976 [4] 91.580,6704.144.50.023.812.31.613.20.00.0
1979 [5] 90.078,9955.244.30.017.311.92.018.20.00.0
1982 [6] 91.080,0895.547.21.814.76.82.920.80.00.0
1985 [7] 89.680,2905.444.81.811.916.80.018.00.00.0
1988 [8] 86.578,2016.443.25.010.115.33.915.00.00.0
1991 [9] 87.379,5664.938.23.36.811.99.517.90.06.7
1994 [10] 87.676,6066.746.25.25.39.75.818.70.01.4
1998 [11] 82.473,64812.538.05.13.86.512.319.20.00.0
2002 [12] 82.476,7718.941.75.24.614.210.112.01.80.0
2006 [13] 83.780,6306.038.06.06.38.78.121.03.50.0
2010 [14] 86.287,7785.834.15.84.87.67.026.05.50.0
2014 [15] 86.992,4295.732.48.45.15.46.221.011.60.0

Blocs

This lists the relative strength of the socialist and centre-right blocs since 1973, but parties not elected to the Riksdag are inserted as "other", including the Sweden Democrats results from 1988 to 2006, but also the Christian Democrats pre-1991 and the Greens in 1982, 1985 and 1991. The sources are identical to the table above. The coalition or government mandate marked in bold formed the government after the election. New Democracy got elected in 1991 but are still listed as "other" due to the short lifespan of the party.

YearTurnoutVotesLeftRight SD OtherElected
1973 90.377,60449.447.80.02.897.2
1976 91.580,67048.649.30.02.197.9
1979 90.078,99549.547.40.03.196.9
1982 91.080,08952.742.30.04.096.0
1985 89.680,29050.246.70.03.196.9
1988 86.578,20154.640.40.05.095.0
1991 87.379,56643.146.10.010.895.9
1994 87.676,60658.139.50.02.497.6
1998 82.473,64855.641.80.02.697.4
2002 82.476,77155.840.90.03.396.7
2006 83.780,63050.044.10.05.994.1
2010 86.287,77845.745.45.53.496.6
2014 86.992,42946.537.711.64.295.8

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