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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.
Tjorn is a Swedish municipality that covers the island of Tjorn, in the province Bohuslan in western Sweden administratively Vastra Gotaland County. Tjorn is the sixth largest Swedish island. It is located on the Swedish West coast, in the province of Bohuslan. The municipality and island covers an area of 167.3 square kilometers, has a total population of 15,022 and a population density of 89 inhabitants per square kilometers. Its seat is located in Skarhamn.

Presently, Tjorn experiences a sharp social, economic and population growth derivative of the strategic position of the locality and the high level of well-being and quality of life that is enjoyed with respect to other places of Europe. This fact has consolidated along with other adjacent municipalities, as a great alternative for residence.

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