Administrative unit

Vatican City Sov

Country

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

Preferred Name:
VATICAN CITY
Unit Type:
Country
Status:
Sovereign State
Date created:
1929
Date abolished:
 
Unit ID:
10704789
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
VATIKANSTADT Preferred German, Standard     Harper Collins, Collins German Dictionary (Glasgow: Harper Collins, 2004)
VATICAN CITY Preferred English     UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office, Geographical Names Index: Country Names and Descriptive Terms
VATIKAN Preferred Estonian     Aare Vesi, Estonian - English - Estonian Dictionary
LE CITÉ DU VATICAN Preferred French     B. Atkins et al, Collins Roberts French dictionary (Glasgow: Harper Collins, 1998)
VATIKANEN Preferred Swedish     V. Petti (ed.), Standard Swedish Dictionary (London: Cassell, 1990)
HOLY SEE VATICAN CITY Alternate English     CIA, The World Factbook
THE VATICAN CITY Formal English     UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office, Geographical Names Index: Country Names and Descriptive Terms

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 1929   S. and J. Rossiter and Flower, The Stamp Atlas (London: Macdonald, 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

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
1929 was created from part of ITALY Sov Vatican City   Pearson Education Inc, Information Please

Lower level units

We know of no units which were contained within this unit.

How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofeurope.eu/unit/10704789

Date accessed: 03rd April 2020