West Siberian Krai

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West Siberian Krai
Западно-Сибирский край
Krai of the Soviet Union

 

1930–1937
 

 

Location of West Siberian Krai
Map of West Siberian Krai, 1931.
Capital Novosibirsk
History
 •  Established 30 July 1930
 •  Disestablished 28 September 1937
Area
 •  1930 1,263,500 km2 (487,840 sq mi)
Population
 •  1930 8,114,990 
Density 6.4 /km2  (16.6 /sq mi)
 •  1937 6,433,527 
Political subdivisions 1 okrug
1 autonomous oblast

West Siberian Krai (Russian: Западно-Сибирский край, Zapadno-Sibirsky Krai) was an early krai of the Russian SFSR, created after the split of the Siberian Krai in 1930. By the 1937 All-Union Census, it had population of 6,433,527.[1]

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