Nookat District

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Nookat
Raion
Kyrgyzstan Nookat Raion.png
Country Kyrgyzstan
Region Osh Region
Area
 • Total 3,179 km2 (1,227 sq mi)
Population (2009)[1]
 • Total 236,455
 • Density 74/km2 (190/sq mi)
Time zone GMT +5 (UTC+5)

Nookat (also: Naukat) is a raion (district) of Osh Region in south-western Kyrgyzstan. Its area is 3,179 square kilometres (1,227 sq mi), and its resident population was 236,455 in 2009.[1] The capital lies at Nookat.[2]

Demographics[edit]

The population of Nookat District, according to the Population and Housing Census of 2009, was 236,455. 16,125 people live in urban areas, and 220,330 in rural ones.[1]

Historical populations in Nookat District
Year Pop. ±%
1970 76,970 —    
1979 108,261 +40.7%
1989 144,225 +33.2%
1999 196,544 +36.3%
2009 236,455 +20.3%
Note: enumerated de facto population; Source:[1]

Ethnic composition[edit]

According to the 2009 Census, the ethnic composition of the Nookat District (de jure population) was:[1]

Ethnic group Population Proportion of Kemin District population
Kyrgyzs 173,920 73.6%
Uzbeks 61,299 25.9%
Khemshils 276 0.1%
Turks 267 0.1%
Russians 241 0.1%
Tatars 123 0.1%
other groups 329 0.1%

Towns, rural communities, and villages[edit]

village Sahaba

In total, Nookat District includes 1 town, and 16 rural communities (aiyl okmotus). Each rural community can consist of one or several villages. The rural communities and settlements in the Nookat District are:[3]

  1. town Nookat
  2. Nayman rural community (Nayman)
  3. Bel' aiyl okmotu (center - village Bel, and also village Borbash)
  4. Gulstan aiyl okmotu (center - village Imeni Frunze, and also village Gulstan)
  5. Isanov aiyl okmotu (center - village Jangy-Bazar, and also villages Jar-Korgon, Fedorovo, Chech-Döbö, Kojoke, and Kichik-Alay)
  6. Karatash aiyl okmotu (center - village Kara-Tash, and also village Noygut)
  7. Kulatov aiyl okmotu (center - village Kojo-Aryk and also villages Akchal, Baglan, Kosh-Döbö and Kyzyl-Bulak)
  8. Jangy-Nookat aiyl okmotu (center - village Jangy-Nookat, and also villages Kyzyl-Teyit, and Temir-Koruk)
  9. Kenesh aiyl okmotu (center - village Kuu Maydan, and also villages Ak-Terek, Arbyn, Chegeden, and Shankol)
  10. Kyrgyz-Ata aiyl okmotu (center - village Kötörmö, and also villages Borko, Kara-Oy, Kara-Tash, Kyrgyz-Ata, Tash-Bulak, and Ak-Bulak)
  11. Imeni Toktomata Zulpueva aiyl okmotu (center - village Uchbay, and also villages Aybek, Ak-Chabuu, Internatsional, Karake, Kommunizm, Osor, Tashtak, Chuchuk, and Yatan)
  12. Kök-Bel aiyl okmotu (center - village Kök-Bel and also village Kayyndy)
  13. Kyzyl Oktyabr aiyl okmotu (center - village Kök-Jar, and also villages Alashan, Borbash, Jiyde, Karanay, and Sarykandy)
  14. On Eki Bel aiyl okmotu (center - village On Eki-Bel, and also village Naray)
  15. Teeles aiyl okmotu (center - village Murkut and also villages Ay-Tamga, Gerey-Shoron, Jayylma, Dodon, Kengesh, Merkit, and Tolman)
  16. Mirmakhmud aiyl okmotu (center - village Imeni Chapayeva, and also villages Aral, Baryn, Budaylyk, Kapchygay, and Kara-Koktu)
  17. Yntymak aiyl okmotu (center - village Yntymak, and also villages Besh-Burkan, Aryk Boyu, Don Maala, Akshar, Tash-Bulak, Chelekchi, and Nichke-Suu)

References[edit]

Coordinates: 40°16′00″N 72°37′06″E / 40.266667°N 72.618196°E / 40.266667; 72.618196