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The following is a matrix of the primary country subdivisions. It shows which types of entities, e.g. province, exist in which countries and at what level. Province is a name for a subnational entity. ...

To keep the matrix as compact as possible and to illustrate distribution, countries are represented by ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 country code, followed by the number of units present. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 codes are two-letter country codes; they form the best known part of the standard ISO 3166-1 and (with a few changes) are used for Internet domain names. ...

Not included in the matrix are federal districts, capital districts, interstate compacts, or other special-purpose districts that exist in AR, BR, DO, MX, NG, US. Federal districts are subdivisions of a federal system of government. ... An interstate compact is an agreement between two or more U.S. states. ... Generally a special-purpose district, also known as a special district, is a type of district differing from general-purpose districts like municipalities, counties, etc. ...

A country may have more than one entity at the same level; for example, some countries have states and territories at the first level. On the other hand, some countries may have the same entity occupy in some cases more than one level.

Designator 1st-level 2nd-level 3rd-level 4th-level 5th level
AT:9, AU:6, BR:27, DE:16, IN:28, MM:7, MX:31, MY:13, NG:36, PW:16, SD:26, VE:23, US:50
CL:13, DK:5* ET:9, IT:20, OM:5, PE:25 BA:7
AU:9 ,CA:3, IN:6
AO:18, AR:23, BF:45, CA:10, CN:22, CR:7, DO:31, DZ:48, EC:22, GA:9, ID:33, IR:30, KE:7, KG:7, MN:, NL: 12, PA:9, TW:2, ZA:9 BO: , ES: 50, OM:, PE:180, IT:107
CF:14, JP:48, TD:14 GR:51
EG:26, IQ:18, KW:6, LB:6, OM:3, SY:14, TN:24, YM:19
BJ:12, BO:9, CI:58, CO:23, GT:22, HN:18, HT:10, PY:18, SV:14 AR:376, BF:, FR:100
EE:15, HR:22, HU: 19, LV:26, NO:19, SE:21, RO:41 US:2995
CH:26, CR:81, EC: , LU:12, BA:10 FR:4000
AD:7, AG:6, BB:11, DM:10, GD:6, JE:12, KN:14, MS: , VC:6 US:64 EC:
BZ:6, LU:3 AF:, BD:64, CH:159, DE:439, IN:598 KE: , LB:25, MY: , NP:76, PA:, PY: PE:1747
sets: 10
LY:25, MN:1 EE: , HN:, NL:467, , NO:431, RO:265, SE:, SI:193, MX:2445 CH:2900
US:27, MX:16
AR: NL:11,000
Autonomous community

* effective from 2007
Most countries with a federal constitution are made up of a number of entities called states. ... Since Austria is a federal republic according to the constitutional framework of Austrian politics, Austrias nine provinces are customarily referred to as States of Austria or Bundesländer, singular Bundesland. ... Australia, having a federal system of government, is divided into states and territories. ... Brazil is divided into 26 estados (states, singular: estado) and one district, the Distrito Federal (Brazilian Federal District) which contains the capital city, Brasília. ... Germany is a Federal Republic made up of 16 States, known in German as Länder (singular Land). ... India is subdivided into 28 states, 6 union territories and a national capital territory. ... Burma is divided into 7 states and 7 divisions: Categories: Myanmar | Subdivisions of Myanmar | States of Myanmar | Administrative divisions of Myanmar ... The United Mexican States or Mexico (Estados Unidos Mexicanos or México) is a federal republic made up of 31 states (estados) and one Federal District, (Distrito Federal), which contains the capital, Mexico City. ... Malaysia is a federation of 13 states. ... Nigeria is currently divided into 36 states and 1 territory. ... Palau is divided into sixteen administrative regions, called states: Aimeliik Airai Angaur Hatobohei Kayangel Koror Melekeok Ngaraard Ngarchelong Ngardmau Ngatpang Ngchesar Ngeremlengui Ngiwal Peleliu Sonsoral Categories: Lists of subnational entities | Palau ... States as of 2000 Anglo-Egyptian Sudan had eight mudiriyas, or provinces, which were ambiguous when created but became well defined by the beginning of the Second World War. ... Map of Venezuela Venezuela is divided into 23 states (estados), 1 Capital District (Distrito Capital) and the Federal Dependencies (Dependencias Federales de Ultramar) that consist on a large number of Venezuelan islands. ... A U.S. state is any one of the 50 states which have membership of the federation known as the United States of America (USA or U.S.). The separate state governments and the U.S. federal government share sovereignty. ... Region can be used to mean either: any more or less well-defined geographical area of a country or continent, defined by geography, culture or history in political geography, an administrative subdivision of a country or of the European Union. ... Chile is divided into thirteen regions (in Spanish, regiones; singular región), each of which is headed by an intendant (intendente), appointed by the president. ... The five new regions in Denmark. ... Ethiopia is divided into 9 ethnically-based administrative regions (kililoch; singular - kilil): Afar Amhara Benishangul-Gumaz Gambela Hariai Oromia Somali Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples Region Tigray Additionally, there are two chartered cities (astedader akababiwach, singular - astedader akabibi): Addis Ababa Dire Dawa These administrative regions replaced the older system of... The Regions of Italy were granted a degree of regional autonomy in the 1948 constitution, which states that the constitutions role is: to recognize, protect and promote local autonomy, to ensure that services at the State level are as decentralized as possible, and to adapt the principles and laws... Oman is divided into eight regions (mintaqah). ... Perus territory, according to the Regionalization Law which was passed on November 18th, 2002, is divided into 25 regions (regiones; singular: región). ... The Republika Srpska is composed of 63 municipalities. ... A territory is a defined area (including land and waters), usually considered to be a possession of an animal, person, organization, or institution (from the word terra, meaning land). In politics, a territory is an area of land under the jurisdiction of a governmental authority. ... Canada consists of ten provinces and three territories. ... India is subdivided into 28 states, 6 union territories and a National Capital Territory. ... Province is a name for a subnational entity. ... Angola is divided into 18 provinces: Bengo Benguela Bié Cabinda Cuando Cubango Cuanza Norte Cuanza Sul Cunene Huambo Huila Luanda Lunda Norte Lunda Sul Malanje Moxico Namibe Uige Zaire Categories: Lists of subnational entities | Angola | Provinces of Angola ... Argentina is subdivided in 23 provinces (Spanish: provincias, singular - provincia) and 1 federal district (capital federal). ... Burkina Faso is divided into 45 administrative provinces, that are divided in Départements. ... Canada consists of ten provinces and three territories. ... For other province-level divisions, see Political divisions of China. ... Costa Rica consists of seven provinces: Alajuela (central; north of capital San José) Cartago Guanacaste (north-west) Heredia Limón (Caribbean coast) Puntarenas (south-west) San José (Area around capital) Ranked list by population (as of 2000) Ranked list by area Ranked list by population density Categories: Central America geography... The Dominican Republic is divided into 31 provinces (provincias, singular - provincia) (capitals in parentheses, if different from province name). ... Map of the provinces of Algeria in alphabetical order. ... Provinces of Ecuador Ecuador is divided into 22 provinces (Spanish: provincias, singular - provincia): Province (Capital) Azuay (Cuenca) Bolívar (Guaranda) Cañar (Azogues) Carchi (Tulcán) Chimborazo (Riobamba) Cotopaxi (Latacunga) El Oro (Machala) Esmeraldas (Esmeraldas) Galápagos (Puerto Baquerizo Moreno) Guayas (Guayaquil) Imbabura (Ibarra) Loja (Loja) Los Ríos (Babahoyo... Gabon is divided into nine provinces (capitals in parentheses)- Estuaire (Libreville) Haut-Ogooué (Franceville) Moyen-Ogooué (Lambaréné) Ngounie (Mouila) Nyanga (Tchibanga) Ogooué-Ivindo (Makokou) Ogooué-Lolo (Koulamoutou) Ogooué-Maritime (Port-Gentil) Woleu-Ntem (Oyem) Categories: Lists of subnational entities | Gabon ... The province (Indonesian: provinsi) is the highest tier of local government subnational entity in Indonesia. ... Iran consists of 30 provinces: Provinces are governed from a local center, mostly the largest local city. ... Categories: Africa geography stubs | Lists of subnational entities | Kenya ... Kyrgyzstan (Kyrgyz: Кыргызстан, variously transliterated), officially the Kyrgyz Republic, and sometimes known as Kirghizia, is a country in Central Asia. ... Mongolia is divided into 21 aymags (provinces). ... The modern day Netherlands are divided into twelve provinces (provincies in Dutch), listed below with their capital city: Map of the Netherlands, with provinces and capital cities See also the ranked list of Dutch provinces // Structure A Dutch province represents the administrative layer in between the national government and the... Panama is divided into 9 provinces (in Spanish, provincias) and 3 provincial-level indigenous territories (comarcas indígenas, or simply comarcas). ... The Republic of China (ROC) currently administers two historical provinces of China (one completely and one for a small part) and centrally administers two municipalities: Taiwan Province; consists of the Taiwanese main island, except the two municipalities, plus Penghu county (Pescadores Islands) Sixteen counties Five provincial cities Fukien (Fuchien) Province... A map of the nine provinces of South Africa South Africa is currently divided into nine provinces. ... On the second level Bolivia is divided into provinces. ... In addition to its seventeen autonomous communities, Spain is divided into fifty provinces. ... The regions of Oman are subdivided into provinces (wilaya). ... Map of the Peruvian provinces The provinces of Peru, known in Spanish as provincias, are the second-level administrative subdivisions of the country. ... In Italy, the province (in Italian: provincia) is an administrative division of an intermediate level, between municipality (comune) and region (Regione). ... The term prefecture (from the Latin Praefectura) indicates the office, seat, territorial circonscription of a Prefect; consequentally, like that word, is its applied in English in relation to actual Prefects, whose title is just that (or the forms it takes in other, especially Romance, languages), in the broadest sense in... The Central African Republic is divided into 14 provinces (capitals in parentheses): Bamingui-Bangoran (Ndélé) Basse-Kotto (Mobaye) Haute-Kotto (Bria) Haut-Mbomou (Obo) Kémo (Sibut) Lobaye (Mbaïki) Mambéré-Kadéï (Berbérati) Mbomou (Bangassou) Nana-Mambéré (Bouar) Ombella-MPoko (Bimbo) Ouaka (Bambari) Ouham (Bossangoa... The prefectures of Japan are the countrys 47 sub-national jurisdictions: one metropolis (都 to), Tokyo; one circuit (道 dō), Hokkaidō; two urban prefectures (府 fu), Osaka and Kyoto; and 43 other prefectures (県 ken). ... Chad is divided into 14 prefectures: Batha Biltine Borkou-Ennedi-Tibesti Chari-Baguirmi Guéra Kanem Lac Logone Occidental Logone Oriental Mayo-Kebbi Moyen-Chari Ouaddaï Salamat Tandjilé Categories: Chad | Lists of subnational entities | Prefectures of Chad ... Greece consists of 13 administrative regions known as Peripheries of Greece, which are further subdivided into 51 prefectures (nomoi, singular - nomos, Greek: νομοί, νομός)): See also List of the prefectures of Greece by area List of the prefectures of Greece by population density List of the prefectures of Greece by population External... A governorate is a subnational entity. ... Egypt is divided into 26 governorates (muhafazat, singular - muhafazah): Ad Daqahliyah Al Bahr al Ahmar Al Buhayrah Al Fayyum Al Gharbiyah Al Iskandariyah Al Ismailiyah Al Jizah Al Minufiyah Al Minya Al Qahirah Al Qalyubiyah Al Wadi al Jadid Ash Sharqiyah As Suways Aswan Asyut Bani Suwayf Bur Sa... Iraq is divided into 18 governorates or provinces (muhafazah): The current set of governorates were established in 1976. ... The five governorates (muhafazat) of Kuwait are Al Ahmadi Al Farwaniyah Al Asimah Al Jahra Hawalli Categories: Lists of subnational entities | Kuwait | Governorates of Kuwait | Governorates ... Lebanon is divided into 6 governorates (muhafazat, singular - muhafazah). ... Oman is divided into five regions (mintaqah) and three governorates (muhafazat; singular - muhafazah). ... Syria has fourteen governorates, or muhafazat (singular: muhafazah). ... The following is a list of the 24 governorates of Tunisia: Ariana Béja Ben Arous Bizerte Gabès Gafsa Jendouba Kairouan Kasserine Kebili Kef Mahdia Manouba Medenine Monastir Nabeul Sfax Sidi Siliana Sousse Tataouine Tozeur Tunis Zaghouan Categories: Tunisia | Lists of subnational entities ... Yemen is divided into 19 governorates (muhafazat, singular - muhafazah): Abyan Adan Ad Dali Al Bayda Al Hudaydah Al Jawf Al Mahrah Al Mahwit Amran Dhamar Hadhramaut Hajjah Ibb Lahij Marib Sadah Sanaá Shabwah Taizz note: there may be one additional governorate of the capital city of Sana... A department is geographic area of a centralized country which functions as an administrative unit. ... Benin is divided into 12 departments (French: départements), and subdivided into 77 communes (see Communes of Benin). ... Bolivia is divided into nine departments (Spanish: departamentos). ... Côte dIvoire is divided into 58 departments (french: départements): See also Regions of Côte dIvoire Politics of Côte dIvoire Categories: Lists of subnational entities | Côte dIvoire | Departments of Côte dIvoire ... Colombia is a unitary republic conformed by 32 departments (Spanish: departamentos, sing. ... Guatemala is divided in 22 departments Department (Capital) Alta Verapaz (Cobán) Baja Verapaz (Salamá) Chimaltenango (Chimaltenango) Chiquimula (Chiquimula) El Petén (Flores) El Progreso (Guastatoya) El Quiché (Santa Cruz del Quiché) Escuintla (Escuintla) Guatemala (Guatemala) Huehuetenango (Huehuetenango) Izabal (Puerto Barrios) Jalapa (Jalapa) Jutiapa (Jutiapa) Quetzaltenango (Quetzaltenango) Retalhuleu (Retalhuleu) Sacatep... The Central American nation of Honduras is currently divided into 18 departments (departamentos). ... Haiti is divided into nine departments (départements): Artibonite Centre GrandAnse Nord Nord-Est Nord-Ouest Ouest Sud Sud-Est Categories: Lists of subnational entities | Haiti | Departments of Haiti ... Paraguay consists of 18 departments (departamentos, singular - departamento) (capitals in parentheses): Alto Paraguay (Fuerte Olimpo) Alto Paraná (Ciudad del Este) Amambay (Pedro Juan Caballero) Asunción (Asunción) Boquerón (Filadelfìa) Caaguazú (Coronel Oviedo) Caazapá (Caazapá) Canindeyú (Salto del Guairá) Central (Areguá) Concepción (Concepción) Cordillera (Caacupé) Guair... A list of the departments of El Salvador in alphabetical order. ... Departments (Spanish: departamentos) form the second level of administrative division in the provinces of Argentina. ... Below the provinces, Burkina Faso is divided into departments. ... The départements (or departments) are administrative units of France and many former French colonies, roughly analogous to English counties. ... A county is generally a sub-unit of regional self-government within a sovereign jurisdiction. ... A County (est: maakond) is an administrative subdivision of Estonia. ... The counties of Croatia are called županije in Croatian, županija is the singular form. ... Counties of Hungary Hungary is subdivided administratively into 43 regions. ... Latvia is divided into 26 counties (singular - rajons): Aizkraukles Rajons Aluksnes Rajons Balvu Rajons Bauskas Rajons Cesu Rajons Daugavpils Rajons Dobeles Rajons Gulbenes Rajons Jekabpils Rajons Jelgavas Rajons Kraslavas Rajons Kuldigas Rajons Liepajas Rajons Limbazu Rajons Ludzas Rajons Madonas Rajons Ogres Rajons Preilu Rajons Rezeknes Rajons Rigas Rajons Saldus Rajons... Norway is divided into 19 administrative regions, called counties (fylker, singular - fylke, Nynorsk: singular and plural fylke; until 1918 known as singular and plural- amt), and 433 municipalities (kommuner - Nynorsk: kommunar). ... A county, or län, is an administrative and political subdivision of Sweden. ... Administrative map of Romania. ... United States of America, showing states, divided into counties. ... A canton is a territorial subdivision of a country, e. ... The twenty-six cantons of Switzerland are the states of the federal state of Switzerland. ... ... A canton is a tertiary subdivision of Ecuador, below provinces. ... This is a list of Cantons of Luxembourg, grouped by district. ... Cantons are provincial units used in the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina. ... The canton is an administrative division of France. ... A parish is a type of administrative subdivision. ... Andorra consists of seven communities known as parishes (parròquies, singular - parròquia). ... Antigua and Barbuda is an island nation made up of Antigua, which, along with its surrounding islands, is divided into six parishes; and of Barbuda and Redonda, each of which have the status of dependency. ... Barbados which is located in the Caribbean, is divided into eleven parts or sections that are called Parishes. ... Dominica is divided into 10 parishes: Saint Andrew Parish, Dominica Saint David Parish, Dominica Saint George Parish, Dominica Saint John Parish, Dominica Saint Joseph Parish, Dominica Saint Luke Parish, Dominica Saint Mark Parish, Dominica Saint Patrick Parish, Dominica Saint Paul Parish, Dominica Saint Peter Parish, Dominica Categories: Lists of subnational... Grenada is divided into six parishes: Saint Andrew Saint David Saint George Saint John Saint Mark Saint Patrick Carriacou and Petit Martinique, two of the Grenadines, have the status of dependency. ... Jersey is divided into parishes Saint Helier Saint Saviour Saint Clement Grouville (historically Saint Martin de Grouville) Saint Martin (historically Saint Martin le Vieux) Trinity Saint John Saint Mary Saint Ouen Saint Peter Saint Brelade Saint Lawrence Categories: UK geography stubs | Parishes of Jersey | Parishes ... Saint Kitts and Nevis is divided into 14 parishes: Christ Church Nichola Town Saint Anne Sandy Point Saint George Basseterre Saint George Gingerland Saint James Windward Saint John Capisterre Saint John Figtree Saint Mary Cayon Saint Paul Capisterre Saint Paul Charlestown Saint Peter Basseterre Saint Thomas Lowland Saint Thomas Middle... Montserrat is divided into three parishes: Saint Anthony Parish Saint Georges Parish Saint Peter Parish Categories: ‪Lists of subnational entities‬ | ‪Montserrat‬ | ‪Parishes of Montserrat‬ ... Saint Vincent and the Grenadines is divided into 6 parishes. ... List of Louisiana parishes The state of Louisiana is divided into parishes in the same way that the other states of the United States are divided into counties. ... Local government areas called districts are used, or have been used, in several countries. ... Belize is divided into 6 districts. ... Administratively Luxembourg is divided into three districts, which are subdivided into cantons: Diekirch (district) Diekirch Clervaux Redange Vianden Wiltz Grevenmacher (district) Grevenmacher Echternach Remich Luxembourg (district) Luxembourg Capellen Esch-sur-Alzette Mersch The cantons were created in the early 1840s. ... After the provinces districts are the second level of administrative subdivisions in Afghanistan. ... Administrative map of Bangladesh Bangladesh is divided into 64 administrative districts. ... In contrast to centrally organised states, in the federally constituted Switzerland each Canton is completely free to decide its own internal organisation. ... There are 439 German districts (Kreise), administrative units in Germany. ... The divisions of a district. ... The provinces of Kenya are subdivided into districts (wilaya). ... The 6 Governorates of Lebanon are divided into 25 Districts (Aqdya, singular - qadaa) -- or 26, counting the Governorate of Beirut which is not subdivided into districts. ... Districts are known as Daerah or Jajahan (in Kelantan). ... Nepal, a landlocked country of South Asia is divided into 14 administrative zones, comprised currently (2005) of 75 districts as mentioned below: Achham district - Arghakhanchi district - Baglung district Baitadi district - Bajhang district - Bajura district Banke district - Bara district - Bardiya district Bhaktapur district - Bhojpur district - Chitwan district Dadeldhura district - Dailekh district... Districts (span: distrito, distritos) form the third level of Peruvian territorial subdivisions. ... A municipality or general-purpose district (compare with: special-purpose district) is an administrative local area generally composed of a clearly defined territory and commonly referring to a city, town, or village government. ... There are 25 municicipalities of Libya. ... This is a list of the rural municipalities (vallad, singular - vald) of Estonia. ... The second level of territorial subdivisions in Honduras are the municipalities, the first level being the Departments of Honduras. ... All provinces of the Netherlands are divided into municipalities (gemeenten), together 458 (2006); among these we can distinguish: those comprising one main city, town or village with the same name as the municipality, and possibly some additional villages; for example Utrecht, comprising the city Utrecht and the villages De Meern... Norway is divided into 19 administrative regions, called counties (fylker, singular - fylke), and 431 municipalities/communes (kommuner). ... A municipality (municipiu in Romanian) is a level of administrative subdivision in Romania. ... The Municipalities or Kommuner represent the local level of self government in Sweden. ... Slovenia is divided into 193 municipalities (občine, singular - občina), of which 11 have urban status (written bold). ... Municipalities are the smallest government division in Switzerland. ... A commune is an administrative subdivision of various European and African countries, including Belgium, France, Germany, Luxembourg, Poland, Romania, Senegal, and the Scandinavian countries. ... A commune (comună in Romanian) is the lowest level of administrative subdivision in Romania. ... A borough is an administrative division used in the Canadian province of Quebec, in some states of the United States, and formerly in New Zealand. ... Official language(s) English Capital Juneau Largest city Anchorage Area  Ranked 1st  - Total 663,267 sq mi (1,717,854 km²)  - Width 808 miles (1,300 km)  - Length 1,479 miles (2,380 km)  - % water 13. ... The Mexican Federal District is divided into 16 boroughs (delegaciones) for local government and administrative purposes: Mexican post codes beginning with 01 are in Álvaro Obregón; those beginning with 04 are in Coyoacán, etc. ... Neighbourhood is a creative-euphoric musical project led by Fabian Szewczyk and Greg Ganczewski (UK/Poland). ... The Barrios of Buenos Aires The city of Buenos Aires is divided in 47 barrios: Agronomía (including Parque Chas) Almagro Balvanera Barracas Belgrano Boedo Caballito Chacarita Coghlan Colegiales Constitución Flores Floresta La Boca La Paternal Liniers Mataderos Monte Castro Montserrat Nueva Pompeya Nuñez Palermo Parque Avellaneda Parque... All provinces of the Netherlands are divided into municipalities (gemeenten), together 458 (2006); among these we can distinguish: those comprising one main city, town or village with the same name as the municipality, and possibly some additional villages; for example Utrecht, comprising the city Utrecht and the villages De Meern... All provinces of the Netherlands are divided into municipalities (gemeenten), together 458 (2006); among these we can distinguish: those comprising one main city, town or village with the same name as the municipality, and possibly some additional villages; for example Utrecht, comprising the city Utrecht and the villages De Meern... Quarters is a popular drinking game which involves players bouncing a quarter off of a table in an attempt to have the quarter land, without another bounce, in a drinking glass (or cup) on that table. ... All provinces of the Netherlands are divided into municipalities (gemeenten), together 458 (2006); among these we can distinguish: those comprising one main city, town or village with the same name as the municipality, and possibly some additional villages; for example Utrecht, comprising the city Utrecht and the villages De Meern... Autonomous communities of Spain. ... Autonomous communities of Spain. ... Officially, Spain is subdivided into: 17 autonomous communities (comunidades autónomas) and two autonomous cities (ciudades autónomas: Ceuta and Melilla). ... Officially, Spain is subdivided into: 17 autonomous communities (comunidades autónomas) and two autonomous cities (ciudades autónomas: Ceuta and Melilla). ...

Country subdivisions
Administrative divisions - Political divisions - Census divisions - Electoral divisions
Agency | Arrondissement | Bailiwick | Banner | Bantustan | Barony | Block | Borough | Burgh | Canton | Circle | Circuit | City | Colony | Commune | Community | Constituency | Constituent country | County | Council | Croft | Department | District | Division | Duchy | Governorate | Hamlet | Hundred | Insular area | Municipality | Neighbourhood | Oblast | Parish | Periphery | Prefecture | Presidency | Province | Regency | Region | Republic | Residency | Shire | State | Subdistrict | Subprefecture | Territory | Town | Townland | Township | Village | Vingtaine | Voivodeship | Ward
Administrative: county
Autonomous: banner | city | community | county | district | prefecture | province | region | republic | territorial unit | ward
Capital: district | region | territory
Census: division | metropolitan area | subdivision
City: council | district
Civil: parish | township
County: borough
Federal: capital | dependencies | capital district | capital territory
Local: administrative unit | council | government area
Metropolitan: borough | county | district
National: capital district | capital territory | territory
Imperial: circle | free city | province
(Native) Indian: reserve | reservation
Regional: municipality | county municipality | municipal district
Rural: council | district | municipality | sanitary district
Residential: community
Special: region | administrative region | capital district
Urban: area (U.S.: urbanized area) | district | sanitary district

[edit] See also: List of terms for subnational entities, List of subnational entities, Matrix of country subdivisions



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