Ansainiai (formerly Russian: Ганусевичи, Polish: Hanusewicze)[1] is a village in Kėdainiai district municipality, in Kaunas County, in central Lithuania. According to the 2011 census, the village had a population of 14 people.[2] It is located 0.5 kilometres (0.31 mi) from Labūnava, on the shore of the Labūnava Reservoir. There is a memorial for exiled local inhabitants during the Soviet era.

Ansainiai
Village
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Ansainiai is located in Kėdainiai District Municipality
Ansainiai
Ansainiai
Location in Lithuania
Ansainiai is located in Lithuania
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Ansainiai
Ansainiai (Lithuania)
Coordinates: 55°11′31″N 23°55′30″E / 55.19194°N 23.92500°E / 55.19194; 23.92500Coordinates: 55°11′31″N 23°55′30″E / 55.19194°N 23.92500°E / 55.19194; 23.92500
Country Lithuania
CountyLTU Kauno apskritis flag.svg Kaunas County
MunicipalityKėdainiai district municipality
EldershipPelėdnagiai Eldership
Population
 (2011)
 • Total14
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)

HistoryEdit

In the beginning of the 20th century, Ansainiai (Hanusewicze) was an okolica, a property of the Butkevičiai, Dautartai, Gineikiai, Hanusaučiai, Ivanaičiai, Jagėlavičiai, Jusevičiai, Kšešanavičiai, Stecevičiai, Uginskiai, Vencevičiai families.[1]

DemographyEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±% p.a.
1923120—    
195971−1.45%
197057−1.98%
197921−10.50%
YearPop.±% p.a.
198925+1.76%
200124−0.34%
201114−5.25%
Source: 1902, 1923, 1959 & 1970, 1979, 1989, 2001, 2011
 
Ansainiai memorial

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Hanusewicze". Geographical Dictionary of the Kingdom of Poland (in Polish). 15 pt. 1. Warszawa: Kasa im. Józefa Mianowskiego. 1900. p. 552.
  2. ^ "2011 census". Statistikos Departamentas (Lithuania). Retrieved August 21, 2017.