Petrove Raion

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Petrove Raion

Петрівський район
Flag of Petrove Raion
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Coat of arms of Petrove Raion
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Coordinates: 48°23′N 33°14′E / 48.383°N 33.233°E / 48.383; 33.233Coordinates: 48°23′N 33°14′E / 48.383°N 33.233°E / 48.383; 33.233
Country Ukraine
RegionKirovohrad Oblast
Established1923
Admin. centerPetrove
Subdivisions
Area
 • Total1,195 km2 (461 sq mi)
Population
(2013)
 • TotalDecrease 24,965
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Area code+380

Petrove Raion (Ukrainian: Петрівський район) is a raion (district) of Kirovohrad Oblast in central Ukraine. Population: 24,965 (2013 est.)[1]. It covers an area of 1195 square kilometres. The administrative center lies at Petrove (Pop. 8512). The raion was established on March 7, 1923.[2]

The raion is subdivided into 15 communities known as councils (rada): 2 town councils and 13 village councils.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Чисельність наявного населення України (Actual population of Ukraine)" (in Ukrainian). State Statistics Service of Ukraine. Retrieved 21 January 2015.
  2. ^ Облікова картка Петрівський район Кіровоградська область (in Ukrainian). Rada.gov. Retrieved September 23, 2010.[permanent dead link]

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