For the district named Region Hannover, see Hanover Region.
Map of Lower Saxony highlighting the former Regierungsbezirk of Hanover
|• Total||9,046.82 km2 (3,493.00 sq mi)|
|Population (30 Sep. 2004)|
|• Density||240/km2 (620/sq mi)|
There was a similar, equally named administrative unit within the then Prussian Province of Hanover from 1885 until the end of World War II; and before that, a 1823 established Landdrostei within the Kingdom of Hanover.
- Kreise (districts) from 2001 until 2004
- Hamelin-Pyrmont (Hameln-Pyrmont)
- Hanover (Hannover)