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Telšiai County

Telšiai County
Telšių apskritis
Flag of Telšiai County
Coat of arms of Telšiai County
Coat of arms
Location of Telšiai County
Location of Telšiai County
Country  Lithuania
Administrative centre Telšiai
 • Total 4,350 km2 (1,680 sq mi)
  (6.7% of the area of Lithuania)
Population (2012)
 • Total 148,800 ([4])
 • Rank 8th of 10 (5.1% of the population of Lithuania)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
ISO 3166 code LT-TE
GDP (nominal) 2013
 - Total €1,4 billion ([5])
 - Per capita €9,300 ([6])

Telšiai County (Lithuanian: Telšių apskritis; Samogitian: Telšiū apskrėtės) is one of ten counties in Lithuania. It is in the west of the country, and its capital is Telšiai. There are Lithuanians 98.7 % Latvians 0.1 % Russians 0.9 % Others 0.3 % . On 1 July 2010, the county administration was abolished,[1] and since that date, Telšiai County remains as the territorial and statistical unit.


Municipalities are:


  1. ^ "Dėl apskričių viršininkų administracijų likvidavimo". Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania. Retrieved 21 August 2011. 

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  • Economy of Telšiai County
  • Environment of Telšiai County

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