Administrative unit

Greece Sov

Country

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These statistics are for the nation, whose boundaries have not changed over the period we cover.

Preferred Name:
GREECE
Unit Type:
Country
Status:
Sovereign State
Date created:
 
Date abolished:
 
Unit ID:
10704327
Authorities:
UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office, Geographical Names Index: Country Names and Descriptive Terms

Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
GRIECHENLAND Preferred German, Standard     Harper Collins, Collins German Dictionary (Glasgow: Harper Collins, 2004)
ELLADA Preferred Greek     European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
GREECE Preferred English     UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office, Geographical Names Index: Country Names and Descriptive Terms
KREEKA Preferred Estonian     Aare Vesi, Estonian - English - Estonian Dictionary
LA GRÈCE Preferred French     B. Atkins et al, Collins Roberts French dictionary (Glasgow: Harper Collins, 1998)
GREKLAND Preferred Swedish     V. Petti (ed.), Standard Swedish Dictionary (London: Cassell, 1990)
THE HELLENIC REPUBLIC Formal English     UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office, Geographical Names Index: Country Names and Descriptive Terms
300 Code: UN Statistical Division Country ID code English     United Nations, Statistical Division of the United Nations
GRC Code: World Bank country code (three letter) English     World Bank, World Bank Indicator Countries

Unit associations

We know of no associations with other units.

Unit history

This unit was part of the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
EUROPE Continent     United Nations, Statistical Division of the United Nations
NORTH ATLANTIC TREATY ORGANIZATION World Organization 22 oct 1951   North Atlantic Treaty Organization, North Atlantic Treaty Organization
UNITED NATIONS World Organization 25 Oct 1945   United Nations, Member States of the United Nations
WORLD TRADE ORGANIZATION World Organization 01 jan 1995   World Trade Organization, World Trade Organization
COUNCIL OF EUROPE Continental Organization 09 aug 1949   Council of Europe, Council of Europe
EUROPEAN ENVIRONMENT AGENCY Continental Organization 1993   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
EUROPEAN SPACE AGENCY Continental Organization 2005   European Space Agency, European Space Agency
EUROPEAN UNION Continental Organization 01 jan 1981   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
EUROZONE Continental Organization 01 jan 2002   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
ORGANIZATION FOR SECURITY AND CO OPERATION IN EUROPE Continental Organization 25 jun 1973   OSCE, Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
1830 was reduced to enlarge OTTOMAN EMPIRE Sov Dodecanese Islands   Ganse, World History at KMLA (Korean Minjok Leadership Academy)
1880 was enlarged by gaining part of OTTOMAN EMPIRE Sov   Sir Edward Hertslet, The map of Europe by treaty: showing the various political and territorial changes which have taken place since the general peace of 1814 (London: HM Stationery Office, 1875)
1913 was enlarged by gaining part of OTTOMAN EMPIRE Sov part of Macedonia   Hayles and Klaus, Aeroflight
1948 was enlarged by gaining part of ITALY Sov Dodecanese   Ganse, World History at KMLA (Korean Minjok Leadership Academy)

Lower level units

This unit contained the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
ATTIKI Nuts Unit Level 1 1988   European Commission, Eurostat Website: GISCO database
EXTRA REGIO Nuts Unit Level 1 1988   European Commission, Eurostat Website: GISCO database
KENTRIKI ELLADA Nuts Unit Level 1 1988   European Commission, Eurostat Website: GISCO database
NISIA AIGAIOU KRITI Nuts Unit Level 1 1988   European Commission, Eurostat Website: GISCO database
VOREIA ELLADA Nuts Unit Level 1 1988   European Commission, Eurostat Website: GISCO database
How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Greece Sov through time | Census tables with data for the Country, A Vision of Europe through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofeurope.eu/unit/10704327

Date accessed: 02nd April 2020