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Europe is one of the five inhabited traditional continents of the Earth. Physically and geologically, Europe is the westernmost peninsula of Eurasia, west of Asia. Europe is bounded to the north by the Arctic Ocean, to the west by the Atlantic Ocean, to the south by the Mediterranean Sea, and to the southeast by the waterways adjoining the Mediterranean to and including the Black Sea and the Caucasus Mountains. On the east, Europe is divided from Asia by the water divide of the Ural Mountains and by the Caspian Sea. Europe is the world's second-smallest continent in terms of area and third-largest continent after Asia and Africa in population.

Lekeberg is a Municipality, in Orebro County, in central Sweden. The municipal seat is located in Fjugesta. It is one of the most recent municipalities of Sweden, created as recently as 1995, breaking out from Orebro Municipality. In 2003, it had a population of 7,061 inhabitants living within an area of 495 square kilometers giving a population density of 15 inhabitants per square kilometer. Mostly woods and farm lands, with Garphyttan National Park in 1909 located within municipal borders.The largest industry sector is farming industry. Many farmers have further specialized on hog and chicken farming. Other industries are small companies within wood and carpeting industries, and craftswork and other small enterprises. Orebro County, or Orebro lan, is a county or lan in central Sweden. It borders the counties of Vastra Gotaland, Varmland, Dalarna, Vastmanland, Sodermanland and Ostergotland.
The Kingdom of Sweden is a Nordic country in Scandinavia. It is bordered by Norway in the west, Finland in the northeast, the Skagerrak Strait and the Kattegat Strait in the southwest, and the Baltic Sea and the Gulf of Bothnia in the east. It is connected to Denmark in the southwest by the Oresund Bridge. The country has large natural resources of water, timber, and iron ore.

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