Administrative unit

Cyprus Sov

Country

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These statistics are for the nation, whose boundaries have not changed over the period we cover.

Preferred Name:
CYPRUS
Unit Type:
Country
Status:
Sovereign State
Date created:
1960
Date abolished:
 
Unit ID:
10704170
Authorities:
UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office, Geographical Names Index: Country Names and Descriptive Terms

Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
ZYPERN Preferred German, Standard     Harper Collins, Collins German Dictionary (Glasgow: Harper Collins, 2004)
KYPROS Preferred Greek     European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
CYPRUS Preferred English     UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office, Geographical Names Index: Country Names and Descriptive Terms
KÜPROS Preferred Estonian     Aare Vesi, Estonian - English - Estonian Dictionary
CHYPRE Preferred French     B. Atkins et al, Collins Roberts French dictionary (Glasgow: Harper Collins, 1998)
CZPERN Preferred Swedish     V. Petti (ed.), Standard Swedish Dictionary (London: Cassell, 1990)
KIBRIS Preferred Turkish     European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
THE REPUBLIC OF CYPRUS Formal English     UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office, Geographical Names Index: Country Names and Descriptive Terms
196 Code: UN Statistical Division Country ID code English     United Nations, Statistical Division of the United Nations
CYP Code: World Bank country code (three letter) English     World Bank, World Bank Indicator Countries

Unit associations

We know of no associations with other units.

Unit history

This unit was part of the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
EUROPE Continent 1960   United Nations, Statistical Division of the United Nations
UNITED NATIONS World Organization 20 Sep 1960   United Nations, Member States of the United Nations
WORLD TRADE ORGANIZATION World Organization 30 jul 1995   World Trade Organization, World Trade Organization
COUNCIL OF EUROPE Continental Organization 24 may 1961   Council of Europe, Council of Europe
EUROPEAN ENVIRONMENT AGENCY Continental Organization 2002   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
EUROPEAN UNION Continental Organization 01 may 2004   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
ORGANIZATION FOR SECURITY AND CO OPERATION IN EUROPE Continental Organization 25 jun 1973   OSCE, Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
1960 was created from part of UNITED KINGDOM Sov Cyprus   Ganse, World History at KMLA (Korean Minjok Leadership Academy)
1974 was reduced to enlarge TURKEY Sov approx 37% of island   Ganse, World History at KMLA (Korean Minjok Leadership Academy)

Lower level units

This unit contained the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
EXTRA REGIO Nuts Unit Level 1 1988   European Commission, Eurostat Website: GISCO database
KIBRIS Nuts Unit Level 1 1988   European Commission, Eurostat Website: GISCO database
How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Cyprus Sov through time | Census tables with data for the Country, A Vision of Europe through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofeurope.eu/unit/10704170

Date accessed: 31st March 2020