Administrative unit

Portugal Sov

Country

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

Preferred Name:
PORTUGAL
Unit Type:
Country
Status:
Sovereign State
Date created:
 
Date abolished:
 
Unit ID:
10704583
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
PORTUGAL Preferred German, Standard     Harper Collins, Collins German Dictionary (Glasgow: Harper Collins, 2004)
PORTUGAL Preferred English     UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office, Geographical Names Index: Country Names and Descriptive Terms
PORTUGAL Preferred Estonian     Aare Vesi, Estonian - English - Estonian Dictionary
LE PORTUGAL Preferred French     B. Atkins et al, Collins Roberts French dictionary (Glasgow: Harper Collins, 1998)
PORTUGAL Preferred Portuguese     European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
PORTUGAL Preferred Swedish     V. Petti (ed.), Standard Swedish Dictionary (London: Cassell, 1990)
THE PORTUGUESE REPUBLIC Formal English     UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office, Geographical Names Index: Country Names and Descriptive Terms
620 Code: UN Statistical Division Country ID code English     United Nations, Statistical Division of the United Nations
PRT Code: World Bank country code (three letter) English     World Bank, World Bank Indicator Countries

Unit associations

This unit was associated with the following other units:

Nature of association Other unit involved Type of unit Authority
had administrative responsibility for ANGOLA Dep/Sov Country Blaustein A.P.S. et al, Independence Documents of the World (Dobbs Ferry, New York: Oceana Publications, 1977), p. 70.; Declaration by an individual sovereign state (Angola, the Independence agreement)
had administrative responsibility for CAPE VERDE Dep/Sov Country Blaustein A.P.S. et al, Independence Documents of the World (Dobbs Ferry, New York: Oceana Publications, 1977), p. 108.; Declaration by an individual sovereign state (Portugese government document (no title given), December 18, 1974)
had administrative responsibility for GUINEA BISSAU Dep/Sov Country Blaustein A.P.S. et al, Independence Documents of the World (Dobbs Ferry, New York: Oceana Publications, 1977), p. 304.; Declaration by an individual sovereign state (Proclamation of the State of Guinea-Bissau by the People's National Assembly)
had administrative responsibility for SAO TOME AND PRINCIPE Dep/Sov Country Blaustein A.P.S. et al, Independence Documents of the World (Dobbs Ferry, New York: Oceana Publications, 1977), p. 598.; International Treaty, agreed between sovereign states (Agreement between Portugal and the Liberation Movement of Sao Tome and Principe)
had administrative responsibility for MOZAMBIQUE Dep/Sov Country Blaustein A.P.S. et al, Independence Documents of the World (Dobbs Ferry, New York: Oceana Publications, 1977), p. 486.; International Treaty, agreed between sovereign states (Treaty between Portugal and the Mozambique Liberation Front)

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 04 apr 1949   North Atlantic Treaty Organization, North Atlantic Treaty Organization
UNITED NATIONS World Organization 14 Dec 1955   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 22 sep 1976   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 1999   European Space Agency, European Space Agency
EUROPEAN UNION Continental Organization 01 jan 1986   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
EUROZONE Continental Organization 01 jan 2002   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
IBERIAN PENINSULA Sub-Continent     Encyclopaedia Britannica Inc., Encyclopaedia Britannica 15th ed. (London: Encyclopaedia Britannica Inc. UK, 1986)
ORGANIZATION FOR SECURITY AND CO OPERATION IN EUROPE Continental Organization 25 jun 1973   OSCE, Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe

Boundary changes

We know of no boundary changes affecting this unit.

Lower level units

This unit contained the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
CONTINENTE Nuts Unit Level 1 1988   European Commission, Eurostat Website: GISCO database
EXTRA REGIO Nuts Unit Level 1 1988   European Commission, Eurostat Website: GISCO database
REGIÃO AUTÓNOMA DA MADEIRA Nuts Unit Level 1 1988   European Commission, Eurostat Website: GISCO database
REGIÃO AUTÓNOMA DOS AÇORES Nuts Unit Level 1 1988   European Commission, Eurostat Website: GISCO database
How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofeurope.eu/unit/10704583

Date accessed: 03rd April 2020