Prymorsk Raion

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Prymorskyi Raion

Приморський район
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Coordinates: 46°50′5.52″N 36°19′15.58″E / 46.8348667°N 36.3209944°E / 46.8348667; 36.3209944Coordinates: 46°50′5.52″N 36°19′15.58″E / 46.8348667°N 36.3209944°E / 46.8348667; 36.3209944
Country Ukraine
RegionZaporizhia Oblast
Established1923
Admin. centerPrymorsk
Subdivisions
Government
 • GovernorOleksandr Onyshko
Area
 • Total1,400 km2 (500 sq mi)
Population
(2013)
 • TotalDecrease 31,069
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal index
72100—72151
Area code+380 6137
Websitehttp://primorskadmin.org.ua

Prymorsk Raion (Ukrainian: Приморський район) is one of the 20 raions (districts) of Zaporizhia Oblast in southern Ukraine. The administrative center of the region is the town of Prymorsk. Population: 31,069 (2013 est.)[1].

In October 1930 peasant in the raion rioted for three weeks against forced collectivization by the Soviet authorities.[2][nb 1]

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  1. ^ "Чисельність наявного населення України (Actual population of Ukraine)" (in Ukrainian). State Statistics Service of Ukraine. Retrieved 21 January 2015.
  2. ^ (in Ukrainian) IN ZAPOROZHYE REGION WILL ESTABLISH A MEMORIAL SIGN TO ANTIKOLHOSPIN REBELS, Ukrayinska Pravda (10 July 2018)
  3. ^ A History of Ukraine: The Land and Its Peoples by Paul Robert Magocsi, University of Toronto Press, 2010, ISBN 1442610212 (page 563/564 & 722/723)