Emilia-Romagna is an administrative Region of Northern Italy
, comprising the historical regions of Emilia and Romagna.
Its capital is Bologna.
It has an area of 22,446 km2 (8,666 sq mi), and about 4.4 million inhabitants.
It is bordered to the north by the region of Lombardia
to the East with Adriatic see,
to the West with Piemonte
to the South with Toscana
Emilia-Romagna is one of the wealthiest and most developed regions in Europe, with the third highest GDP per capita in Italy.
Bologna, its capital, has one of Italy's highest quality of life indices and advanced social services.
Emilia-Romagna is also a cultural and tourist centre, being the home of the University of Bologna
the oldest university in the world, containing Romanesque and Renaissance cities
(such as Modena, Parma and Ferrara),
being a centre for food and automobile production
(home of automotive companies such as
and having popular coastal resorts such as Rimini
Emilia Romagna's Notable Births
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