Zbarazh Raion

Zbarazh Raion (Ukrainian: Збаразький район) was a subdivision known as a raion, of Ternopil Oblast of Ukraine. The administrative center was the city of Zbarazh. The raion was abolished on 18 July 2020 as part of the administrative reform of Ukraine, which reduced the number of raions of Ternopil Oblast to three. The area of Zbarazh Raion was split between Kremenets Raion and Ternopil Raion.[1][2] The last estimate of the raion population was 55,844 (2020 est.)[3]

Zbarazh Raion
Збаразький район
Zbarazkyi-Raion.png
Coordinates: 49°44′N 25°47′E / 49.733°N 25.783°E / 49.733; 25.783Coordinates: 49°44′N 25°47′E / 49.733°N 25.783°E / 49.733; 25.783
Country Ukraine
RegionTernopil Oblast
Established1939
Disestablished18 July 2020
Admin. centerZbarazh
Subdivisions
List
  •    — city councils
  •    — settlement councils
  •  — rural councils

  • Number of localities:
       — cities
  •    — urban-type settlements
  • 74 — villages
  •    — rural settlements
Area
 • Total863 km2 (333 sq mi)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total55,844
 • Density65/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+02:00 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+03:00 (EEST)
Area code380-3550

SubdivisionsEdit

At the time of disestablishment, the raion consisted of two hromadas:[4]

DemographicsEdit

The population in 2001 was 60,349, a decline of 5% from 63,600 in 1989. The population density was 70 per square kilometre (180/sq mi).

Average life expectancy is 71. The urban population was 28%.

GeographyEdit

Zbarazh Raion had an area of 863 square kilometres (333 sq mi)

Neighboring raionsEdit

Zboriv (west), Kremenetsi (north), Shumsk (northeast), Lanivtsi (east), Pidvolochysk (southeast), Ternopil (southwest)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Про утворення та ліквідацію районів. Постанова Верховної Ради України № 807-ІХ". Голос України (in Ukrainian). 2020-07-18. Retrieved 2020-10-03.
  2. ^ "Нові райони: карти + склад" (in Ukrainian). Міністерство розвитку громад та територій України.
  3. ^ "Чисельність наявного населення України (Actual population of Ukraine)" (PDF) (in Ukrainian). State Statistics Service of Ukraine. Retrieved 30 September 2020.
  4. ^ "Збаразька районна рада (состав до 2020 г.)" (in Russian). Портал об'єднаних громад України.