Administrative unit

European Union

Continental Organization

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Preferred Name:
EUROPEAN UNION
Unit Type:
Continental Organization
Date created:
18 apr 1951
Date abolished:
 
Unit ID:
11094880
Authorities:
European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union

Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
EUROPEAN COAL AND STEEL COMMUNITY Official English 18 apr 1951 25 mar 1957 European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
EUROPEAN ECONOMIC COMMUNITY Official English 25 mar 1957 01 nov 1993 European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
EUROPEAN UNION Preferred English 01 Nov 1993   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union

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 18 apr 1951   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union

Boundary changes

We know of no boundary changes affecting this unit.

Lower level units

This unit contained the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
AUSTRIA Sov/Sov/Dep Country 01 jan 1995   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
BELGIUM Sov Country 18 apr 1951   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
BULGARIA Sov Country 01 jan 2007   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
CYPRUS Sov Country 01 may 2004   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
CZECH REPUBLIC Sov Country 01 may 2004   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
DENMARK Sov Country 01 jan 1973   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
ESTONIA Sov/Dep/Dep/Sov Country 01 may 2004   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
FINLAND Sov Country 01 jan 1995   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
FRANCE Sov Country 18 apr 1951   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
GERMANY Sov Country 18 apr 1951   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
GREECE Sov Country 01 jan 1981   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
HUNGARY Sov/Sov/Dep Country 01 may 2004   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
IRELAND Sov Country 01 jan 1973   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
ITALY Sov Country 18 apr 1951   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
LATVIA Sov/Dep/Sov Country 01 may 2004   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
LITHUANIA Sov/Sov/Dep Country 01 may 2004   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
LUXEMBOURG Sov Country 18 apr 1951   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
MALTA Sov Country 01 may 2004   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
NETHERLANDS Sov Country 18 apr 1951   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
POLAND Sov Country 01 may 2004   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
PORTUGAL Sov Country 01 jan 1986   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
ROMANIA Sov Country 01 jan 2007   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
SLOVAKIA Sov Country 01 may 2004   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
SLOVENIA Sov/Dep Country 01 may 2004   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
SPAIN Sov Country 01 jan 1986   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
SWEDEN Sov Country 01 jan 1995   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
UNITED KINGDOM Sov Country 01 jan 1973   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, European Union through time | Census tables with data for the Continental Organization, A Vision of Europe through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofeurope.eu/unit/11094880

Date accessed: 31st March 2020