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Regions in Russia

Russia is made up of 83 primary administrative regions. Have a closer look at the regions in Russia. Information on all primary administrative regions in Russia.

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Primary administrative regions in Russia

There are 83 regions in Russia in the primary administrative level.
Primary administrative regions in Russia
RegionNoPopulationCapitalCapital population
Moscow Moskva1.11,503,501Moscow Moscow10,381,222
St.-Petersburg Sankt-Peterburg2.4,879,566Saint Petersburg Saint Petersburg5,028,000
Novosibirsk Novosibirskaya Oblast’3.2,665,911Novosibirsk Novosibirsk1,419,007
Sverdlovsk Sverdlovskaya Oblast’4.4,412,629Yekaterinburg Yekaterinburg1,349,772
Nizjnij Novgorod Nizhegorodskaya Oblast’5.3,310,597Nizhniy Novgorod Nizhniy Novgorod1,284,164
Samara Samarskaya Oblast’6.3,201,272Samara Samara1,134,730
Omsk Omskaya Oblast’7.2,054,238Omsk Omsk1,129,281
Tatarstan Tatarstan8.3,786,488Kazan Kazan1,104,738
Rostov Rostovskaya Oblast’9.4,397,303Rostov-na-Donu Rostov-na-Donu1,074,482
Chelyabinsk Chelyabinskaya Oblast’10.3,476,217Chelyabinsk Chelyabinsk1,062,919
Bashkortostan Bashkortostan11.4,072,292Ufa Ufa1,033,338
Volgograd Volgogradskaya Oblast’12.2,610,161Volgograd Volgograd1,011,417
Perm Perm Krai13.2,819,421Perm Perm982,419
Krasnoyarskiy Krasnoyarskiy Kray14.2,845,899Krasnoyarsk Krasnoyarsk927,200
Saratov Saratovskaya Oblast’15.2,648,495Saratov Saratov863,725
Voronezj Voronezhskaya Oblast’16.2,345,910Voronezh Voronezh848,752
Krasnodarskiy Krasnodarskiy Kray17.5,191,490Krasnodar Krasnodar649,851
Ulyanovsk Ulyanovsk Oblast18.1,350,713Ulyanovsk Ulyanovsk640,680
Udmurtiya Udmurtskaya Respublika19.1,552,897Izhevsk Izhevsk631,038
Jaroslavl Yaroslavskaya Oblast’20.1,338,750Yaroslavl Yaroslavl606,730
Altai Krai Altayskiy Kray21.2,586,976Barnaul Barnaul599,579
Primorskiy Primorskiy Kray22.2,021,901Vladivostok Vladivostok587,022
Irkutsk Irkutskaya Oblast’23.2,428,750Irkutsk Irkutsk586,695
Khabarovsk Krai Khabarovskiy Kray24.1,394,490Khabarovsk Khabarovsk579,000
Orenburg Orenburgskaya Oblast’25.2,033,072Orenburg Orenburg550,204
Rjazan Ryazanskaya Oblast’26.1,197,310Ryazan' Ryazan’520,173
Tjumen Tyumenskaya Oblast’27.1,316,577Tyumen Tyumen519,119
Lipetsk Lipetskaya Oblast’28.1,173,513Lipetsk Lipetsk515,655
Penza Penzenskaya Oblast’29.1,433,768Penza Penza512,602
Astrakhan Astrakhanskaya Oblast’30.1,010,073Astrakhan' Astrakhan’502,533
Dagestan Dagestan31.2,576,531Makhachkala Makhachkala497,959
Tomsk Tomskaya Oblast’32.1,049,069Tomsk Tomsk485,519
Kemerovo Kemerovskaya Oblast’33.2,827,246Kemerovo Kemerovo477,090
Tula Tul’skaya Oblast’34.1,628,465Tula Tula468,825
Kirov Kirovskaya Oblast’35.1,457,862Kirov Kirov457,383
Chuvashia Chuvashskaya Respublika36.1,301,226Cheboksary Cheboksary446,781
Kaliningrad Kaliningradskaya Oblast’37.941,873Kaliningrad Kaliningrad434,954
Brjansk Bryanskaya Oblast’38.1,278,217Bryansk Bryansk427,236
Ivanovo Ivanovskaya Oblast’39.1,061,651Ivanovo Ivanovo420,839
Kursk Kurskaya Oblast’40.1,207,091Kursk Kursk409,431
Tverskaya Tverskaya Oblast’41.1,425,582Tver Tver400,212
Stavropol'skiy Stavropol’skiy Kray42.2,799,600Stavropol' Stavropol’363,064
Respublika Buryatiya Respublika Buryatiya43.963,335Ulan-Ude Ulan-Ude360,278
Arkhangelskaya Arkhangel’skaya Oblast’44.1,262,043Arkhangel'sk Arkhangel’sk356,051
Belgorod Belgorodskaya Oblast’45.1,511,603Belgorod Belgorod345,289
Kurgan Kurganskaya Oblast’46.910,807Kurgan Kurgan343,129
Kaluga Kaluzhskaya Oblast’47.1,030,145Kaluga Kaluga338,978
Orjol Orlovskaya Oblast’48.848,808Orel Orël324,200
Smolensk Smolenskaya Oblast’49.1,022,035Smolensk Smolensk320,991
Murmansk Murmanskaya Oblast’50.841,894Murmansk Murmansk319,263
North Ossetia North Ossetia51.722,902Vladikavkaz Vladikavkaz317,370
Vologda Vologodskaya Oblast’52.1,245,037Vologda Vologda314,900
Vladimir Vladimirskaya Oblast’53.1,443,693Vladimir Vladimir310,024
Transbaikal Territory Zabaykal’skiy Kray54.1,107,107Chita Chita308,500
Mordoviya Respublika Mordoviya55.868,531Saransk Saransk303,394
Tambov Tambovskaya Oblast’56.1,143,906Tambov Tambov290,933
Mariy-El Respublika Mariy-El57.696,459Yoshkar-Ola Yoshkar-Ola279,100
Kostroma Kostromskaya Oblast’58.667,562Kostroma Kostroma277,656
Kabardino-Balkariya Kabardino-Balkarskaya Respublika59.928,519Nal'chik Nal’chik272,800
Republic of Karelia Respublika Kareliya60.632,533Petrozavodsk Petrozavodsk265,025
Sakha Respublika Sakha (Yakutiya)61.918,293Yakutsk Yakutsk235,600
Komi Republic Komi62.901,189Syktyvkar Syktyvkar230,139
Chechnya Chechenskaya Respublika63.1,210,000Groznyy Groznyy226,100
Amur Amurskaya Oblast’64.830,103Blagoveshchensk Blagoveshchensk221,296
Novgorod Novgorodskaya Oblast’65.634,111Velikiy Novgorod Velikiy Novgorod215,062
Pskov Pskovskaya Oblast’66.673,423Pskov Pskov201,990
Kamtsjatka Kamtchatski Kray67.322,079Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky187,282
Sakhalin Sakhalinskaya Oblast’68.497,973Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk176,484
Khakasiya Respublika Khakasiya69.532,403Abakan Abakan167,289
Adygeya Respublika Adygeya70.439,996Maykop Maykop158,451
Karachayevo-Cherkesiya Karachayevo-Cherkesiya71.434,488Cherkessk Cherkessk116,224
Tyva Respublika Tyva72.307,930Kyzyl Kyzyl108,240
Kalmykiya Kalmykiya73.284,668Elista Elista106,971
Magadan Magadanskaya Oblast’74.156,996Magadan Magadan95,282
MO Moscow Oblast75.7,095,120Vostochnoe Degunino Vostochnoe Degunino95,000
Jewish Autonomous Oblast Yevreyskaya Avtonomnaya Oblast’76.176,558Birobidzhan Birobidzhan76,146
Khanty-Mansiyskiy Avtonomnyy Okrug Khanty-Mansiyskiy Avtonomnyy Okrug-Yugra77.1,460,892Khanty-Mansiysk Khanty-Mansiysk67,800
Altai Republic Respublika Altay78.206,168Gorno-Altaysk Gorno-Altaysk54,917
Yamalo-Nenetskiy Avtonomnyy Okrug Yamalo-Nenetskiy Avtonomnyy Okrug79.522,904Salekhard Salekhard38,025
Nenetskiy Avtonomnyy Okrug Nenetskiy Avtonomnyy Okrug80.42,090Nar'yan-Mar Nar'yan-Mar18,041
Chukotskiy Avtonomnyy Okrug Chukotskiy Avtonomnyy Okrug81.50,133Anadyr Anadyr10,332
Ingushetiya Respublika Ingushetiya82.499,502Magas Magas2,502
Leningrad Leningradskaya Oblast’83.1,716,868--