Lake Geneva region
|Lake Geneva region|
|• Total||8,718.6 km2 (3,366.3 sq mi)|
|• Density||160/km2 (420/sq mi)|
The Lake Geneva region or Lemanic Region (French: Région lémanique, German: Genferseeregion) is the common name of the region of Switzerland encompassing the cantons of Geneva, Vaud and Valais. It is one of the NUTS-2 regions of Switzerland.
The Lemanic Arc (French: Arc lémanique) is the region on the north side of Lake Léman, stretching out from Geneva to Lausanne and Montreux. Its parts are Geneva, La Côte, Lausanne, Lavaux, La Riviera and le Chablais.
Notes and references
- Total area and land area, by NUTS 2 regions - km2
- Total average population, by NUTS 2 regions - (1 000 inhabitants)
- (French) Métropole lémanique, www.metropolelemanique.ch (page visited on 15 November 2013).