Bakhmach Raion

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Bakhmatskyi Raion
Бахмацький район
Raion
Flag of Bakhmatskyi Raion
Flag
Coat of arms of Bakhmatskyi Raion
Coat of arms
Country  Ukraine
Oblast Chernihiv Oblast
Admin. center Bakhmach
Area
 • Total 1,487.7 km2 (574.4 sq mi)
Population (2013)
 • Total 46 695
 • Density 31.8/km2 (82/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Website http://bahadm.cg.gov.ua/

Bakhmatskyi Raion is a raion (district) of Chernihiv Oblast, northern Ukraine. Its administrative centre is located at Bakhmach.

Famous people from Bakhmach Raion[edit]

  • Petro Prokopovych was the founder of world's commercial beekeeping who practiced, researched and taught in the local villages of Mytchenky and Palchyky.