Lower Saxony is a state found in the nation of Germany. Home to 7,777,992 people, it is the 4th largest division in Germany in terms of population.
Lower Saxony gained its current status as a state in the year 1949. The government of Lower Saxony is lead by Stephan Weil and is based in the state capital of Hanover (Population: 515,140).
The most populous cities in Lower Saxony are: Hannover (Population: 515,140), Braunschweig (Population: 244,715), Osnabrueck (Population: 166,462), Oldenburg (Population: 159,218), Wolfsburg (Population: 123,064).
Lower Saxony State - Quick Facts
|Year of Establishment||1949|
|Capital||Hannover (Population: 515,140)|
|Head of Government||Stephan Weil|
|Total Area||47,618 sq km (18,385 sq miles)|
|Population Density||163.3 sq km (423.1 sq miles)|
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