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Chechnya, Russia

Chechnya is one of 83 primary administrative regions in Russia with a population of approximately 1,210,000 people.

Facts and figures on Chechnya at a glance

Region name: Chechnya (Chechenskaya Respublika)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 1,210,000 people
Country: Russia
Continent: Europe

The regional headquarters of Chechnya (Chechenskaya Respublika) is located in the regional capital Groznyy (Groznyy) with a population of 226,100 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Chechnya's regional capital Groznyy to Russia's capital Moscow (Moscow) is approximately 1,500 km (932 mi).

Facts and figures about Chechnya
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Chechnya Chechenskaya Respublika1,210,000 peopleGroznyy Groznyy226,100 people

Compare with other regions in Russia.

Map of Chechnya

Map of Chechnya

Information on Chechnya

Information on Chechnya
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Chechnya Chechenskaya RespublikaGroznyy Groznyy8RussiaEurope

Time in Chechnya

Time in Chechnya
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 - 2:16pmNoWed, 13 Dec 2017 - 2:16pmUTC +3.0Europe/Moscow

Geographic coordinates of Chechnya

Latitude & Longitude of Chechnya
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map43°15'00.0"N (43.2500000°)45°49'60.0"E (45.8333300°)

Subregions in Chechnya

There are 8 administrative subregions in Chechnya.
Subregions in Chechnya
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Achkhoy-Martanovskiy Rayon Achkhoy-Martanovskiy Rayon1.68,410--
Gudermesskiy Rayon Gudermesskiy Rayon2.72,881--
Nadterechnyy Rayon Nadterechnyy Rayon3.53,823--
Naurskiy Rayon Naurskiy Rayon4.51,967--
Nozhay-Yurtovskiy Rayon Nozhay-Yurtovskiy Rayon5.42,443--
Shalinskiy Rayon Shalinskiy Rayon6.70,354--
Shelkovskiy Rayon Shelkovskiy Rayon7.51,783--
Vedenskiy Rayon Vedenskiy Rayon8.---

External sources of information on Chechnya

Chechnya on Wikipedia