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Härjedalen
Coat of arms of Härjedalen
Coat of arms
Sverigekarta-Landskap Härjedalen.svg
Country Sweden
Land Norrland
Counties Jämtland County
Dalarna County
Area
 • Total 11,405 km2 (4,403 sq mi)
Population
 (2009)
 • Total 10,028
 • Density 0.87926/km2 (2.27728/sq mi)
Ethnicity
 • Language Swedish
Culture
 • Flower Arctic violet
 • Animal Bear
 • Bird Golden eagle
 • Fish Grayling
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)

Härjedalen is a historical province in northern Sweden. Once part of Norway, it became a part of Sweden in the 17th century.

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