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Department (country subdivision)

Index Department (country subdivision)

A department is an administrative or political subdivision in many countries. [1]

51 relations: Administrative division, Administrative division of Duchy of Warsaw, Africa, Alaska, Americas, Batavian Republic, Buenos Aires Province, Cisalpine Republic, Constitution, Country, Departamento, Department of Alaska, Departments of Argentina, Departments of Benin, Departments of Bolivia, Departments of Burkina Faso, Departments of Cameroon, Departments of Chad, Departments of Colombia, Departments of El Salvador, Departments of France, Departments of Gabon, Departments of Guatemala, Departments of Haiti, Departments of Honduras, Departments of Ivory Coast, Departments of Mauritania, Departments of Nicaragua, Departments of Niger, Departments of Paraguay, Departments of Peru, Departments of Senegal, Departments of the Republic of the Congo, Departments of Uruguay, Emmanuel Joseph Sieyès, Europe, French Revolution, Italian Republic (Napoleonic), Kingdom of Holland, Kingdom of Italy (Napoleonic), Kingdom of Westphalia, Overseas France, Political division, Regions of Peru, René Louis de Voyer de Paulmy d'Argenson, Representative assembly, Senior management, Subdivisions of Gran Colombia, Territorial entity, U.S. state, ..., 130 departments of the First French Empire. Expand index (1 more) »

Administrative division

An administrative division, unit, entity, area or region, also referred to as a subnational entity, statoid, constituent unit, or country subdivision, is a portion of a country or other region delineated for the purpose of administration.

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Administrative division of Duchy of Warsaw

Administrative division of the Duchy of Warsaw was based on departments, which were headed by prefects.

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Africa

Africa is the world's second largest and second most-populous continent (behind Asia in both categories).

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Alaska

Alaska (Alax̂sxax̂) is a U.S. state located in the northwest extremity of North America.

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Americas

The Americas (also collectively called America)"America." The Oxford Companion to the English Language.

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Batavian Republic

The Batavian Republic (Bataafse Republiek; République Batave) was the successor of the Republic of the Seven United Netherlands.

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Buenos Aires Province

Buenos Aires (Provincia de Buenos Aires; English: "good airs") is the largest and most populous Argentinian province.

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Cisalpine Republic

The Cisalpine Republic (Repubblica Cisalpina) was a sister republic of France in Northern Italy that lasted from 1797 to 1802.

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Constitution

A constitution is a set of fundamental principles or established precedents according to which a state or other organization is governed.

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Country

A country is a region that is identified as a distinct national entity in political geography.

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Departamento

A departamento is a country subdivision in several Latin American countries, mostly as top-level subnational divisions (except in Argentina).

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Department of Alaska

The Department of Alaska was the designation for the government of Alaska from its purchase by the United States of America in 1867 until its organization as the District of Alaska in 1884.

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Departments of Argentina

Departments (departamentos) form the second level of administrative division (below the provinces) in all of Argentina except for the Province of Buenos Aires and the Autonomous City of Buenos Aires, the national capital, each of which has different administrative arrangements.

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Departments of Benin

Benin is divided into 12 departments (French: départements), and subdivided into 77 communes (see Communes of Benin).

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Departments of Bolivia

Bolivia is a unitary state consisting of nine departments (departamentos).

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Departments of Burkina Faso

The provinces of Burkina Faso are divided into 351 departments (as of 2014 and since local elections of 2012), whose urbanized areas (cities, towns and villages) are grouped into the same commune (municipality) with the same name as the department (the department also covers rural areas, including national natural parks, that are not ruled locally at municipal level, but by the state at departmental level).

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Departments of Cameroon

The Regions of Cameroon are divided into 58 divisions or departments.

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Departments of Chad

The regions of Chad are divided into 61 departments.

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Departments of Colombia

Colombia is a unitary republic made up of thirty-two departments (Spanish: departamentos, sing. departamento) and a Capital District (Distrito Capital).

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Departments of El Salvador

El Salvador is divided into 14 departments (Spanish: departamentos) for administrative purposes, subdivided into 262 municipalities (Spanish: municipios).

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Departments of France

In the administrative divisions of France, the department (département) is one of the three levels of government below the national level ("territorial collectivities"), between the administrative regions and the commune.

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Departments of Gabon

The provinces of Gabon are divided into forty-nine departments.

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Departments of Guatemala

Guatemala is divided into 22 departments (Spanish: departamentos) which are in turn divided into 340 municipalities.

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Departments of Haiti

In the administrative divisions of Haiti, the department (French: département) is the first of four levels of government.

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Departments of Honduras

Honduras is divided into 18 departments (Spanish: departamentos).

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Departments of Ivory Coast

Departments of Ivory Coast (départements de Côte d'Ivoire, also known as collectivités territoriale) are currently the third-level administrative subdivision of the country.

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Departments of Mauritania

The Regions of Mauritania are subdivided into 44 departments.

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Departments of Nicaragua

Nicaragua is a unitary republic, divided for administrative purposes into fifteen departments (Spanish: departamentos) and two autonomous regions (Spanish: regiones autónomas).

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Departments of Niger

The Regions of Niger are subdivided into 63 Departments (départements).

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Departments of Paraguay

Paraguay consists of 17 departments (departamentos; singular – departamento) and one capital district (distrito capital).

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Departments of Peru

Departments were the old name given to the subdivisions of Peru.

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Departments of Senegal

The 14 Regions of Senegal are subdivided into 45 departments and 103 arrondissements (neither of which have administrative function) and by collectivités locales (the 14 régions, 110 communes, and 320 communautés rurales) which elect administrative officers.

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Departments of the Republic of the Congo

The Republic of the Congo is divided into twelve departments (départements, singular département).

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Departments of Uruguay

Uruguay consists of 19 departments.

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Emmanuel Joseph Sieyès

Emmanuel Joseph Sieyès (3 May 1748 – 20 June 1836), most commonly known as the Abbé Sieyès, was a French Roman Catholic abbé, clergyman and political writer.

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Europe

Europe is a continent located entirely in the Northern Hemisphere and mostly in the Eastern Hemisphere.

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French Revolution

The French Revolution (Révolution française) was a period of far-reaching social and political upheaval in France and its colonies that lasted from 1789 until 1799.

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Italian Republic (Napoleonic)

The Italian Republic (Repubblica Italiana) was a short-lived (1802–1805) republic located in Northern Italy.

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Kingdom of Holland

The Kingdom of Holland (Koninkrijk Holland, Royaume de Hollande) was set up by Napoléon Bonaparte as a puppet kingdom for his third brother, Louis Bonaparte, in order to better control the Netherlands.

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Kingdom of Italy (Napoleonic)

The Kingdom of Italy (Regno d'Italia; Royaume d'Italie) was a French client state founded in Northern Italy by Napoleon I, fully influenced by revolutionary France, that ended with his defeat and fall.

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Kingdom of Westphalia

The Kingdom of Westphalia was a kingdom in Germany, with a population of 2.6 million, that existed from 1807 to 1813.

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Overseas France

Overseas France (France d'outre-mer) consists of all the French-administerd territories outside the European continent.

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Political division

A political division is a geographic region accepted to be in the jurisdiction of a particular government entity.

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Regions of Peru

The regions (regiones) of Peru are the first-level administrative subdivisions of Peru.

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René Louis de Voyer de Paulmy d'Argenson

René-Louis de Voyer de Paulmy, Marquis d'Argenson (18 October 169426 January 1757) was a French statesman.

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Representative assembly

A representative assembly is a political institution in which a number of persons representing the population or privileged orders within the population of a state come together to debate, negotiate with the executive (originally the king or other ruler) and legislate.

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Senior management

Senior management, executive management, or a management team is generally a team of individuals at the highest level of management of an organization who have the day-to-day tasks of managing that organization — sometimes a company or a corporation.

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Subdivisions of Gran Colombia

The subdivisions of Republic of Gran Colombia, a former independent country in northern South America.

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Territorial entity

A territorial entity is an entity that covers a part of the surface of the Earth with specified borders.

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U.S. state

A state is a constituent political entity of the United States.

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130 departments of the First French Empire

This is a list of the 130 departments (départements), the conventional name for the administrative subdivisions of the First French Empire at the height of its territorial extent, circa 1811.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Department_(country_subdivision)

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