South (Icelandic constituency)

South Constituency is one of the six constituencies of Iceland. Its major town is Keflavík.

South Constituency

Suðurkjördæmi
Country Iceland
Established1999
Main town Keflavík
Composition
Population
 (2009)
  Total47,810
  Electors
32,505
Representatives to Parliament10

Geography

It is the only constituency bordering with all the other five, included the urban ones of Reykjavík. Its territory includes the glaciers of Vatnajokull (Partly in Norðausturkjördæmi), Eyjafjallajökull, Mýrdalsjökull, Tindfjallajökull, Torfajökull and, at its northern borders, the southern part of the Hofsjökull and Langjökull.

Administration

Composition

The constituency includes 3 regions and 20 municipalities.

Towns

There are 16 settlements with town status, listed per order of population:

References

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