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Regions of Greece
Regions  Anatoliki Makedonia kai Thraki (East Macedonia and Thrace) - Attiki (Attica) - Dytiki Ellada (Western Greece) - Dytiki Makedonia (Western Macedonia) - Ionia Nissia (Ionian Islands) - Ipiros (Epirus) - Kentriki Makedonia (Central Macedonia) - Kriti (Crete) - Notio Aigaio (South Aegean) - Peloponnisos (Peloponnese) - Sterea Ellada (Central Greece) - Thessalai (Thessaly) - Voreio Aigaio (North Aegean) -

Note
: From 1 Jan 2011, the administrative system of Greece was drastically overhauled. The former system of 13 peripheries, 54 prefectures was replaced by 7 decentralized administrations, 13 peripheries or regions. The first elections were held on 7 Nov 2010 and 14 Nov 2010. The Autonomous Monastic State of Athos, as an autonomous self-governing entity, was exempt from these reforms.

Party abbreviations: ND = Nea Dimokratia (New Democracy, center-right, est.1974); PASOK = Panellinio Sosialistiko Kinima (Pan-Hellenic Socialist Movement, socialist, est.1974)


Anatoliki Makedonia kai Thraki (East Macedonia and Thrace)

Governor
 1 Jan 2011 -              Aristeidis Athanasiou Giannakidis
 (b. 1959)            PASOK


Attiki (Attica)

[Attica (Greece)]

Governor

 1 Jan 2011 -              Ioannis Panagioti Sgouros          (b. 1953)           
PASOK


Dytiki Ellada (Western Greece)

Governor
 1 Jan 2011 -              Apostolos Ioanni Katsifaras
       (b. 1959)            PASOK



Dytiki Makedonia (Western Macedonia)

Macedonia (Greece)

Governor

 1 Jan 2011 -              Georgios Konstantinou Dakis  
     (b. 1959)            ND


Ionia Nisia (Ionian Islands)
[Ionian Islands Region
                  used by Septinsular Republic flag 1800-1807]

Governor
 1 Jan 2011 -              Spyridon Petrou Spyrou             (b. 1945)
           ND



Ipiros (Epirus)

Governor
 1 Jan 2011 -              Alexandros Georgiou Kachrimanis 
  (b. 1956)            ND


Kentriki Makedonia (Central Macedonia)

Macedonia (Greece)

Governors
 1 Jan 2011 -  7 Jan 2013  Panagiotis Charalampou Psomiadis   (b. 1948)
            ND
                             (suspended from 6 Jun 2011)
 6 Jun 2011 -  7 Jan 2013  Dionysios Psomiadis                (b. 1940
)            ND
                             (substitute
for suspended Psomiadis)
 7 Jan 2013 -              Apostolos-Ioannis Georgiou
         (b. 1978)            ND  
                             Tzitzikostas           



Kriti (Crete)

Governor
 1 Jan 2011 -              Stavros Fokiona Arnaoutakis
       (b. 1956)            PASOK


Notio Aigaio (South Aegean)

Governor

 1 Jan 2011 -              Ioannis Theophylaktou Machairidis  (b. 1953)
           PASOK


Peloponnisos (Peloponnese)

Governor

 1 Jan 2011 -              Petros Panagioti Tatoulis
         (b. 1953)            PASOK


Sterea Ellada (Central Greece)

Governor

 1 Jan 2011 -              Klearchos Ioanni Pergantas
        (b. 1960)            PASOK


Thessalai (Thessaly)

Governor
 1 Jan 2011 -              Konstantinos Anastasiou Agorastos  (b. 1963)
           ND


Voreio Aigaio (North Aegean)

Governor
 1 Jan 2011 -              Athanasios Panagioti Giakalis      (b. 1950)
           PASOK






 
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