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Canton Geneva

Swiss Cantons

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Canton Geneva is a federal state in south-western Switzerland
located at the end of Lake Geneva.

Abbreviation   GE
Area   282 sq km [109 sq mi]
one of the smallest cantons of Switzerland
Population   419,000 (2008)
Density   1486 inhabitants/sq km
Language   French
Capital   Geneva (178,000 inhabitants)
Cities/Towns   Vernier (30,000)
Lancy (26,000)
Meyrin (19,000)
Onex (17,000)


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