Krais of Russia

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The Russian Federation is divided into 83 subjects, of which nine are krais, or krays ("edges" or "frontiers", sing. krai or kray).

Also known as:

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Category Federated state
Location Russian Federation
Number 9
Populations 563,626 (Kamchatka Krai) – 5,404,300 (Krasnodar Krai)
Areas 304,500 square miles (789,000 km2) (Khabarovsk Krai) – 903,400 square miles (2,340,000 km2) (Krasnoyarsk Krai)[1]
Government Krai Government
Subdivisions Raion, urban-type settlements, Selsovet, Closed City

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  1. ^ "United States Summary: 2000" (PDF). U.S. Census 2000. U. S. Census Bureau. April 2004. Retrieved September 15, 2013.