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

Siberian Federal District

Сибирский федеральный округ
Location of the Siberian Federal District
Location of the Siberian Federal District
Country Russia
Established18 May 2000
Administrative centreNovosibirsk
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

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.

The district was created by presidential decree on 13 May 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]

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