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Greece consists of 13 administrative regions known as Peripheries of Greece, which are further subdivided into 3 super-prefectures and 54 prefectures. Prefectures are then divided into municipalities and communities referred to as the first-level of government.

Overview of Peripheries (Provinces) of Greece

1. Attica
  • Piraeus / Πειραιάς 11 cities / 46 villages / 1 listings
  • Attica / Αττική 33 cities / 36 villages / 42 listings
  • East Attica / Ανατολική Αττική 32 cities / 37 villages
  • West Attica / Δυτικής Αττικής 8 cities / 23 villages
2. Central Greece
  • Pthiotis / Φθιώτιδα, Fthiótida 24 cities / 172 villages
  • Evrytania / Ευρυτανία 13 cities / 128 villages
  • Phocis / Φωκίδ 10 cities / 69 villages
  • Boeotia / Βοιωτία 19 cities / 70 villages
  • Euboea / Εύβοια 28 cities / 160 villages
3. Central Macedonia
  • Serres / Σέρρες 1 cities / 1 villages
  • Kilkis / Κιλκίς 11 cities / 55 villages
  • Pella / Πέλλα 12 cities / 75 villages
  • Imathia / Ημαθία 12 cities / 84 villages
  • Thessaloniki / Θεσσαλονίκη 43 cities / 126 villages / 8 listings
  • Chalkidiki / Χαλκιδική 15 cities / 68 villages / 1 listings
  • Pieria / Πιερία 13 cities / 58 villages
4. Crete
  • Chania / Χανίω 24 cities / 163 villages / 1 listings
  • Rethymno / Ρέθυμνο 12 cities / 128 villages / 1 listings
  • Heraklion / Ηράκλειο 27 cities / 142 villages / 3 listings
  • Lasithi / Λασίθι 12 cities / 88 villages / 5 listings
5. East Macedonia and Thrac
  • Evros / Έβρος 13 cities / 29 villages
  • Rhodope / Ροδόπη 33 cities / 86 villages
  • Xánthi / Ξάνθη 5 cities / 19 villages
  • Drama / Δράμα 9 cities / 35 villages
  • Kavala / Δράμα 12 cities / 53 villages
6. Epirus
  • Ioannina / Ιωάννινα 40 cities / 359 villages / 2 listings
  • Thesprotia / Θεσπρωτία 10 cities / 124 villages
  • Preveza / Πρέβεζα 9 cities / 108 villages
  • Arta / Άρτα 15 cities / 154 villages
7. Ionian Islands
8. North Aegean
  • Samos / Σάμος 7 cities / 49 villages
  • Chios / Χίος 9 cities / 65 villages
  • Lesbos / Λέσβος 16 cities / 92 villages / 2 listings
9. Peloponnese
  • Argolis / Αργολίδα 16 cities / 79 villages / 1 listings
  • Korinthe / Κορινθία 14 cities / 111 villages
  • Messenia / Μεσσηνία 31 cities / 223 villages / 1 listings
  • Arcadia / Αρκαδία 24 cities / 210 villages / 1 listings
  • Laconia / Λακωνία 21 cities / 151 villages
10. South Aegean
  • Dodecanese / Δωδεκάνησα 19 cities / 87 villages / 2 listings
  • Cyclades / Κυκλάδες 26 cities / 119 villages / 10 listings
11. Thessaly
  • Larissa / Λάρισα 31 cities / 180 villages
  • Trikala / Τρίκαλα 26 cities / 189 villages
  • Karditsa / Καρδίτσα 23 cities / 199 villages
  • Magnesia / Μαγνησία 27 cities / 105 villages / 1 listings
12. West Greece
  • Aetolia-Acarnania / Αιτωλοακαρνανία 30 cities / 252 villages / 1 listings
  • Achaea / Αχαία 24 cities / 202 villages
  • Ilia / Ηλεία 23 cities / 175 villages
13. West Macedonia
  • Florina / Φλώρινα 13 cities / 76 villages
  • Kastoria / Καστοριά 14 cities / 76 villages
  • Grevena / Γρεβενά 13 cities / 73 villages
  • Kozani / Κοζάνη 19 cities / 146 villages / 1 listings

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Some Statistics:

Capital: Athens
Total Population: 10,737,428
Internet Users: 1,626,000
Holiday: 25 March (1821)
Modern Currency: €, Euro
Former Currency: Drachma
Islands: 1400 +-

SOURCES: Britannica

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