Oblasts of Russia

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Category Federated state
Location Russian Federation
Number 46
Populations 156,996 (Magadan Oblast) – 7,095,120 (Moscow Oblast)
Areas 25,000 km2 (9,500 sq mi) (Oryol Oblast) – 768,000 km2 (296,500 sq mi) (Irkutsk Oblast)
Government Oblast Government
Subdivisions Selsoviet, Okrug, Urban-type settlement

The Russian Federation is divided into 85 subjects (subyekty), of which 46 are oblasts (Russian: Области; "provinces", sing. oblast).


See also[edit]

Federal subjects of Russia