Central Switzerland

Central Switzerland
Country   Switzerland
  Total 4,483.3 km2 (1,731.0 sq mi)
Population (2007)[2]
  Total 718,400
  Density 160/km2 (420/sq mi)
NUTS code CH06

Central Switzerland is the region of the Alpine foothills geographically the heart and historically the origin of Switzerland, with the cantons of Uri, Schwyz, Obwalden, Nidwalden, Lucerne and Zug.

Central Switzerland is one of the NUTS 2 Statistical Regions. As such it includes the cantons of Lucerne, Uri, Schwyz, Obwalden, Nidwalden, Zug.

See also

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Coordinates: 47°00′N 8°30′E / 47°N 8.5°E / 47; 8.5

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