Aral District

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Aral
District
Арал ауданы
Coat of arms of Aral
Coat of arms
Aral District Kazakhstan.png
Coordinates: 46°47′0″N 61°40′0″E / 46.78333°N 61.66667°E / 46.78333; 61.66667
Country  Kazakhstan
Region Kyzylorda Region
Administrative center Aral
Founded 1938
Population (2013)[1]
 • Total 74,689
Time zone East (UTC+6)

Aral (Kazakh: Арал ауданы, Aral awdanı, ارال اۋدانى) is a district of Kyzylorda Region in southern Kazakhstan. The administrative center of the district is the town of Aral.[2] Population: 74,689 (2013 estimate);[1] 70,562 (2009 Census results);[3] 68,382 (1999 Census results).[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Население Республики Казахстан" (in Russian). Департамент социальной и демографической статистики. Retrieved 27 December 2013. 
  2. ^ www.geonames.de Subdivisions of Kazakhstan in local languages
  3. ^ a b "Население Республики Казахстан" (in Russian). Департамент социальной и демографической статистики. Retrieved 8 December 2013. 

Further reading[edit]

  • Bissell, Tom. (2003). Chasing the Sea: Lost Among the Ghosts of Empire in Central Asia. Pantheon Books, New York. ISBN 0-375-42130-0.