Siberian Federal District

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Coordinates: 55°N 83°E / 55°N 83°E / 55; 83

This article is about political group of regions by a Presidential Decree. For geographical region, see Siberia.
Siberian Federal District
Сибирский федеральный округ
Federal district of Russia
Location of the Siberian Federal District
Location of the Siberian Federal District
Country  Russia
Established May 18, 2000
Administrative center Novosibirsk
Government
 • Presidential Envoy Nikolay Rogozhkin
Area[1]
 • Total 5,145,000 km2 (1,986,000 sq mi)
Area rank 2nd
Population (2010)
 • Total 19,256,426[2]
 • Rank 3rd
 • Density 3.8/km2 (10/sq mi)
 • Urban 72.0%[2]
 • Rural 28.0%[2]
Federal subjects 12 contained
Economic regions 2 contained
Website sfo.gov.ru

Siberian Federal District (Russian: Сиби́рский федера́льный о́круг, Sibirsky federalny okrug) is one of the nine federal districts of Russia. Its population was 19,256,426 (72.0% urban) according to the 2010 Census,[2] living in an area of 5,145,000 square kilometers (1,986,500 sq mi).[1] The entire federal district lies within the continent of Asia.

The district was created by presidential decree on May 13, 2000 and covers around 30% of the total land area of Russia.[3]

Demographics[edit]

Federal subjects[edit]

The district comprises the West Siberian (part) and East Siberian economic regions and twelve federal subjects:

Siberian Federal District
# Flag Federal subject Area in km2[1] Population (2010) Capital/Administrative center
1 Flag of Altai Republic.svg Altai Republic 92,900 206,168 Gorno-Altaysk
2 Flag of Altai Krai.svg Altai Krai 168,000 2,419,755 Barnaul
3 Flag of Buryatia.svg Republic of Buryatia 351,300 971,021 Ulan-Ude
4 Flag of Zabaykalsky Krai.svg Zabaykalsky Krai 431,900 1,107,107 Chita
5 Flag of Irkutsk Oblast.svg Irkutsk Oblast 774,800 2,248,750 Irkutsk
6 Flag of Kemerovo oblast.svg Kemerovo Oblast 95,700 2,763,135 Kemerovo
7 KrasnoyarskKray-Flag.svg Krasnoyarsk Krai 2,366,800 2,828,187 Krasnoyarsk
8 Flag of Novosibirsk oblast.svg Novosibirsk Oblast 177,800 2,665,911 Novosibirsk
9 Flag of Omsk Oblast.svg Omsk Oblast 141,100 1,977,665 Omsk
10 TomskOblastFlag.png Tomsk Oblast 314,400 1,047,394 Tomsk
11 Flag of Tuva.svg Tuva Republic 168,600 307,930 Kyzyl
12 Flag of Khakassia.svg Republic of Khakassia 61,600 532,403 Abakan

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "1.1. ОСНОВНЫЕ СОЦИАЛЬНО-ЭКОНОМИЧЕСКИЕ ПОКАЗАТЕЛИ в 2014 г." [MAIN SOCIOECONOMIC INDICATORS 2014]. Regions of Russia. Socioeconomic indicators - 2015 (in Russian). Russian Federal State Statistics Service. Retrieved 26 July 2016. 
  2. ^ a b c d Russian Federal State Statistics Service (2011). "Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года. Том 1" [2010 All-Russian Population Census, vol. 1]. Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года (2010 All-Russia Population Census) (in Russian). Federal State Statistics Service. Retrieved June 29, 2012. 
  3. ^ "Siberia Federal District, Russia (Siberian)". RussiaTrek.org. Retrieved July 15, 2012. 

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