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County Administrative Boards of Sweden

A County Administrative Board is a Government appointed board of a County in Sweden. It is lead by a Governor or Landshövding appointed for a term of six years and the list of succession, in most cases, streteches back to 1634 when the counties were created. The main responsibilities of the County Administrative Board is to coordinate the development of the county in line with goals set in national politics. In each county there is also a County Council which is an political assembly appointed by the county electorate.

Constitutionally the County Administrative Boards are authorities subordinated to the Cabinet Government. The Residence city is the seat of residence for the Govenor of the County Administrative Board. Each County also has a letter code, which is used for identification and forms part of the ISO 3166-2 standard.

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Blekinge
Dalarna
Gotland
Gävleborg
Halland
Jämtland
Jönköping
Kalmar
Kronoberg
Norrbotten
Skåne
Stockholm
Södermanland
Uppsala
Värmland
Västerbotten
Västernorrland
Västmanland
Västra Götaland
Örebro
Östergötland
Board of Blekinge[?]
Board of Dalarna[?]
Board of Halland
Board of Gotland[?]
Board of Gävleborg
Board of Jämtland[?]
Board of Jönköping
Board of Kalmar
Board of Kronoberg
Board of Norrbotten
Board of Skåne[?]
Board of Stockholm
Board of Södermanland
Board of Uppsala
Board of Värmland[?]
Board of Västerbotten[?]
Board of Västernorrland
Board of Västmanland[?]
Board of Västra Götaland[?]
Board of Örebro
Board of Östergötland[?]
Karlskrona
Falun
Halmstad
Visby
Gävle
Östersund
Jönköping
Kalmar
Växjö
Luleå
Malmö
Stockholm
Nyköping
Uppsala
Karlstad
Umeå
Härnösand
Västerås
Gothenburg
Örebro
Linköping
Blekinge Governors[?]
Dalarna Governors[?]
Gotland Governors[?]
Gävleborg Governors
Halland Governors
Jämtland Governors[?]
Jönköping Governors
Kalmar Governors
Kronoberg Governors
Norrbotten Governors
Skåne Governors[?]
Stockholm Governors[?]
Södermanland Governors
Uppsala Governors[?]
Värmland Governors
Västerbotten Governors[?]
Västernorrland Governors[?]
Västmanland Governors[?]
Västra Götaland Governors[?]
Örebro Governors
Östergötland Governors[?]
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