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Put on the sidebar official data about resident population in italian municipalities. All data come in real time from the official site that statistics italy uses for population data dissemination (ISTAT –

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Here’s a link to Vincenzo Patruno’s Blog and one to Italian Population in Italian Municipalities.

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  1. Upload istat.php to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Add the widget to your sidebar from Appearance->Widgets
  4. Configure the widget putting the official six digits municipality code (or 3 digits for province code, 2 digits for region code) Es: 058091 is the code for Rome, while 058 is the code for the Province of Rome. You can put also a 2 digit code, for instance 12 for the Region “Lazio”.


Where do you can find all official italian municipalities codes?


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