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There are seven statistical regions of Hungary created in 1999 by the Law 1999/XCII amending Law 1996/XXI. Regions are groupings of the 19 counties and the capital city.

Northern HungarySouthern Great PlainNorthern Great PlainCentral TransdanubiaCentral HungaryWestern TransdanubiaSouthern Transdanubia
Regions of Hungary
Name of the region Regional centre Area
Northern Hungary (Észak-Magyaroszág) Miskolc 13,428 1,153,714 86
Northern Great Plain (Észak-Alföld) Debrecen 17,749 1,474,383 83
Southern Great Plain (Dél-Alföld) Szeged 18,339 1,262,936 69
Central Hungary (Közép-Magyarország) Budapest 6,919 2,993,948 433
Central Transdanubia (Közép-Dunántúl) Székesfehérvár 11,237 1,060,703 94
Western Transdanubia (Nyugat-Dunántúl) Győr 11,209 983,933 88
Southern Transdanubia (Dél-Dunántúl) Pécs 14,169 900,868 64


Hungary belongs into the following euroregions:

(Counties sometimes only roughly correspond to euroregions, so overlap is possible.)

See also


  1. ^ "EUROSTAT NUTS2 Population" (PDF). Brussels: EUROSTAT. 2016. Retrieved 19 December 2017.