Silesian (Voivodeship)

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Silesian Voivodeship (Polish: województwo śląskie or simply Śląskie) is a voivodeship, or province in southern Poland. Its capital city is Katowice.

Cities and towns

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The voivodeship contains 72 cities and towns. Ten biggest of them are listed below in descending order of population (according to official figures for 2008):

1. Katowice (309,621)
2. Częstochowa (240,612)
3. Sosnowiec (221,259)
4. Gliwice (196,669)
5. Zabrze (188,401)
6. Bytom (183,829)
7. Bielsko-Biała (175,677)
8. Ruda Śląska (143,930)
9. Rybnik (141,177)
10. Tychy (129,475)

Flag of Poland Voivodeships of Poland

Greater Poland (wielkopolskie) • Kuyavian-Pomeranian (kujawsko-pomorskie) • Lesser Poland (małopolskie) • Łódź (łódzkie) • Lower Silesian (dolnośląskie) • Lublin (lubelskie) • Lubusz (lubuskie) • Masovian (mazowieckie) • Opole (opolskie) • PodlaskiePomeranian (pomorskie) • Silesian (śląskie) • Subcarpathian (podkarpackie) • ŚwiętokrzyskieWarmian-Masurian (warmińsko-mazurskie) • West Pomeranian (zachodniopomorskie)