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

Siberian Federal District (Russian: Сиби́рский федера́льный о́круг, Sibirsky federalny okrug) is one of the eight federal districts of Russia. Its population was 17,178,298 (??% urban) according to the 2010 Census,[2] living in an area of 4,361,800 square kilometers (1,684,100 sq mi).[1] The entire federal district lies within the continent of Asia.

Siberian Federal District

Сибирский федеральный округ
Location of the Siberian Federal District
Location of the Siberian Federal District
Country Russia
EstablishedMay 18, 2000
Administrative centerNovosibirsk
Government
 • Presidential EnvoySergey Menyaylo
Area
 • Total4,361,800 km2 (1,684,100 sq mi)
Area rank2nd
Population
 (2010)
 • Total17,178,298[2]
 • Rank3rd
 • Density3.8/km2 (10/sq mi)
 • Urban
??%[2]
 • Rural
??%[2]
Federal subjects10 contained
Economic regions2 contained
HDI (2017)0.788[3]
high · 7th
WebsiteSFO.gov.ru

The district was created by presidential decree on May 13, 2000 and covers around 30% of the total land area of Russia.[4] In November 2018, Buryatia and Zabaykalsky Krai were removed from the Siberian Federal District and added to the Far Eastern Federal District in accordance with a decree issued by Russian President Vladimir Putin.[5]

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DemographicsEdit

Federal subjectsEdit

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

 
# Flag Federal subject Area in km2[1] Population (2010) Capital/Administrative center
1   Altai Republic 92,900 206,168 Gorno-Altaysk
2   Altai Krai 168,000 2,419,755 Barnaul
3   Irkutsk Oblast 774,800 2,248,750 Irkutsk
4   Kemerovo Oblast 95,700 2,763,135 Kemerovo
5   Krasnoyarsk Krai 2,366,800 2,828,187 Krasnoyarsk
6   Novosibirsk Oblast 177,800 2,665,911 Novosibirsk
7   Omsk Oblast 141,100 1,977,665 Omsk
8   Tomsk Oblast 314,400 1,047,394 Tomsk
9   Tuva Republic 168,600 307,930 Kyzyl
10   Republic of Khakassia 61,600 532,403 Abakan

Presidential plenipotentiary envoysEdit

  1. Leonid Drachevsky (May 18, 2000 - September 9, 2004)
  2. Anatoly Kvashnin (September 9, 2004 - September 9, 2010)
  3. Viktor Tolokonsky (September 9, 2010 - May 12, 2014)
  4. Nikolay Rogozhkin [ru] (May 12, 2014 - July 28, 2016)
  5. Sergey Menyaylo (since July 28, 2016)[6]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  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 July 26, 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.
  3. ^ "Sub-national HDI - Area Database - Global Data Lab". hdi.globaldatalab.org. Retrieved September 13, 2018.
  4. ^ "Siberia Federal District, Russia (Siberian)". RussiaTrek.org. Retrieved July 15, 2012.
  5. ^ "Официальный интернет-портал правовой информации". publication.pravo.gov.ru. Retrieved November 4, 2018.
  6. ^ "Путин освободил Меняйло от должности губернатора Севастополя" (in Russian). Echo of Moscow. July 28, 2016. Retrieved July 28, 2016.

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