Narodychi Raion

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Narodychi Raion
Народицький район
Raion
Coat of arms of Narodychi Raion
Coat of arms
Raion location in Zhytomyr Oblast
Raion location in Zhytomyr Oblast
Country  Ukraine
Oblast Zhytomyr Oblast
Admin. center Narodychi
Area
 • Total 1,284 km2 (496 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 9,666
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Narodychi Raion (Ukrainian: Народицький район) is a raion (district) of Zhytomyr Oblast, northern Ukraine. Its administrative centre is located at Narodychi. The raion covers an area of 1284 square kilometres and as of 2011 it had a population of 9,666 people.

Easter part of the Narodychi district was heavily polluted due to Chernobyl nuclear accident - Map of radiation levels in 1996 (Cs-137 component)

Eastern part of the district includes protection areas similar to those of Chernobyl Exclusion Zone which were heavily polluted as a result of the radioactive fallout from Chernobyl disaster in 1986.