Taraclia District

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Taraclia
District (Raion)
Coat of arms of Taraclia
Coat of arms
Location of Taraclia
Country  Republic of Moldova
Administrative center
(Oraş-reşedinţă)

Taraclia
Government
 • Raion President Vasile Plagov
Area
 • Total 674 km2 (260 sq mi)
Population (2012)
 • Total 44,100
 • Density 65.4/km2 (169/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal Code 294
Area code(s) +373 74
Car plates TA

Taraclia (Bulgarian: Тараклия) is a district (Romanian: raion) in the south of Moldova, with the administrative center at Taraclia.

As of 1 January 2012, its population was 44,100, 65.6% of whom were ethnic Bulgarians. The district covers an area of 1,022 km² and has the lowest population density of all districts of Moldova.

Demographics[edit]

  • Births (2010): 464 (10.5 per 1000)
  • Deaths (2010): 562 (12.7 per 1000)
  • Growth Rate (2010): -98 (-2.2 per 1000)

Ethnic groups[edit]

Religion[edit]

Politics[edit]

Traditional Taraclia district, political and electoral support PCRM unlike the south part of Moldova. Communists have the largest percentage of the Moldova in this district. But the last three elections communists is a continuous fall in percentage.

During the last three elections AEI had an increase of 147.1%

Parliament elections results
Year AEI PCRM
2010 19.75% 3,845 69.61% 13,561
July 2009 16.15% 3,183 80.70% 15,897
April 2009 8.02% 1,556 69.41% 13,477

Elections[edit]

e • d  Summary of 28 November 2010 Parliament of Moldova election results in Taraclia District
Parties and coalitions Votes % +/−
Party of Communists of the Republic of Moldova 13,561 69.61 −11.09
Democratic Party of Moldova 2,180 11,19 +1.14
Liberal Democratic Party of Moldova 1,217 6.25 +3.28
United Moldova 621 3.19 +3.19
Humanist Party of Moldova 483 2.48 +2.48
Social Democratic Party 425 2.18 +0.22
Party Alliance Our Moldova 256 1.31 −0.62
Liberal Party 192 1.00 −0.20
Other Party 548 2.79 +1.60
Total (turnout 60.80%) 19,656 100.00


References[edit]

Coordinates: 45°55′N 28°35′E / 45.917°N 28.583°E / 45.917; 28.583