Stavropol Governorate

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Stavropol Governorate 1910

The Stavropol Governorate was a governorate (province) of the Russian Empire. It roughly corresponded to most of present day Stavropol Krai. It was created out of the territories of Caucasian peoples.

Demographics[edit]

As of 1897, 873,301 people populated the oblast. Russians constituted the majority of the population. Significant minorities consisted of Ukrainians. Total Slavic population was 804,153 (92%)

Ethnic groups in 1897[1][edit]

Ethnic groups in 1897
TOTAL 873,301 100%
Russians 482,495 55,2%
Ukrainians 319,817 36,6%
Nogais 19,651 2,3%
Caucasian Turkmens 14,896 1,7%
Kalmyks 10,814 1,2%
Germans 8,601 1%
Armenians 5,385 0,6%

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Coordinates: 45°03′00″N 41°59′00″E / 45.0500°N 41.9833°E / 45.0500; 41.9833