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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
Leningrad Leningradskaya Oblast’1.1,716,868--
Khakasiya Respublika Khakasiya2.532,403Abakan Abakan167,289
Chukotskiy Avtonomnyy Okrug Chukotskiy Avtonomnyy Okrug3.50,133Anadyr Anadyr10,332
Arkhangelskaya Arkhangel’skaya Oblast’4.1,262,043Arkhangel'sk Arkhangel’sk356,051
Astrakhan Astrakhanskaya Oblast’5.1,010,073Astrakhan' Astrakhan’502,533
Altai Krai Altayskiy Kray6.2,586,976Barnaul Barnaul599,579
Belgorod Belgorodskaya Oblast’7.1,511,603Belgorod Belgorod345,289
Jewish Autonomous Oblast Yevreyskaya Avtonomnaya Oblast’8.176,558Birobidzhan Birobidzhan76,146
Amur Amurskaya Oblast’9.830,103Blagoveshchensk Blagoveshchensk221,296
Brjansk Bryanskaya Oblast’10.1,278,217Bryansk Bryansk427,236
Chuvashia Chuvashskaya Respublika11.1,301,226Cheboksary Cheboksary446,781
Chelyabinsk Chelyabinskaya Oblast’12.3,476,217Chelyabinsk Chelyabinsk1,062,919
Karachayevo-Cherkesiya Karachayevo-Cherkesiya13.434,488Cherkessk Cherkessk116,224
Transbaikal Territory Zabaykal’skiy Kray14.1,107,107Chita Chita308,500
Kalmykiya Kalmykiya15.284,668Elista Elista106,971
Altai Republic Respublika Altay16.206,168Gorno-Altaysk Gorno-Altaysk54,917
Chechnya Chechenskaya Respublika17.1,210,000Groznyy Groznyy226,100
Irkutsk Irkutskaya Oblast’18.2,428,750Irkutsk Irkutsk586,695
Ivanovo Ivanovskaya Oblast’19.1,061,651Ivanovo Ivanovo420,839
Udmurtiya Udmurtskaya Respublika20.1,552,897Izhevsk Izhevsk631,038
Kaliningrad Kaliningradskaya Oblast’21.941,873Kaliningrad Kaliningrad434,954
Kaluga Kaluzhskaya Oblast’22.1,030,145Kaluga Kaluga338,978
Tatarstan Tatarstan23.3,786,488Kazan Kazan1,104,738
Kemerovo Kemerovskaya Oblast’24.2,827,246Kemerovo Kemerovo477,090
Khabarovsk Krai Khabarovskiy Kray25.1,394,490Khabarovsk Khabarovsk579,000
Khanty-Mansiyskiy Avtonomnyy Okrug Khanty-Mansiyskiy Avtonomnyy Okrug-Yugra26.1,460,892Khanty-Mansiysk Khanty-Mansiysk67,800
Kirov Kirovskaya Oblast’27.1,457,862Kirov Kirov457,383
Kostroma Kostromskaya Oblast’28.667,562Kostroma Kostroma277,656
Krasnodarskiy Krasnodarskiy Kray29.5,191,490Krasnodar Krasnodar649,851
Krasnoyarskiy Krasnoyarskiy Kray30.2,845,899Krasnoyarsk Krasnoyarsk927,200
Kurgan Kurganskaya Oblast’31.910,807Kurgan Kurgan343,129
Kursk Kurskaya Oblast’32.1,207,091Kursk Kursk409,431
Tyva Respublika Tyva33.307,930Kyzyl Kyzyl108,240
Lipetsk Lipetskaya Oblast’34.1,173,513Lipetsk Lipetsk515,655
Magadan Magadanskaya Oblast’35.156,996Magadan Magadan95,282
Ingushetiya Respublika Ingushetiya36.499,502Magas Magas2,502
Dagestan Dagestan37.2,576,531Makhachkala Makhachkala497,959
Adygeya Respublika Adygeya38.439,996Maykop Maykop158,451
Moscow Moskva39.11,503,501Moscow Moscow10,381,222
Murmansk Murmanskaya Oblast’40.841,894Murmansk Murmansk319,263
Kabardino-Balkariya Kabardino-Balkarskaya Respublika41.928,519Nal'chik Nal’chik272,800
Nenetskiy Avtonomnyy Okrug Nenetskiy Avtonomnyy Okrug42.42,090Nar'yan-Mar Nar'yan-Mar18,041
Nizjnij Novgorod Nizhegorodskaya Oblast’43.3,310,597Nizhniy Novgorod Nizhniy Novgorod1,284,164
Novosibirsk Novosibirskaya Oblast’44.2,665,911Novosibirsk Novosibirsk1,419,007
Omsk Omskaya Oblast’45.2,054,238Omsk Omsk1,129,281
Orjol Orlovskaya Oblast’46.848,808Orel Orël324,200
Orenburg Orenburgskaya Oblast’47.2,033,072Orenburg Orenburg550,204
Penza Penzenskaya Oblast’48.1,433,768Penza Penza512,602
Perm Perm Krai49.2,819,421Perm Perm982,419
Kamtsjatka Kamtchatski Kray50.322,079Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky187,282
Republic of Karelia Respublika Kareliya51.632,533Petrozavodsk Petrozavodsk265,025
Pskov Pskovskaya Oblast’52.673,423Pskov Pskov201,990
Rostov Rostovskaya Oblast’53.4,397,303Rostov-na-Donu Rostov-na-Donu1,074,482
Rjazan Ryazanskaya Oblast’54.1,197,310Ryazan' Ryazan’520,173
St.-Petersburg Sankt-Peterburg55.4,879,566Saint Petersburg Saint Petersburg5,028,000
Yamalo-Nenetskiy Avtonomnyy Okrug Yamalo-Nenetskiy Avtonomnyy Okrug56.522,904Salekhard Salekhard38,025
Samara Samarskaya Oblast’57.3,201,272Samara Samara1,134,730
Mordoviya Respublika Mordoviya58.868,531Saransk Saransk303,394
Saratov Saratovskaya Oblast’59.2,648,495Saratov Saratov863,725
Smolensk Smolenskaya Oblast’60.1,022,035Smolensk Smolensk320,991
Stavropol'skiy Stavropol’skiy Kray61.2,799,600Stavropol' Stavropol’363,064
Komi Republic Komi62.901,189Syktyvkar Syktyvkar230,139
Tambov Tambovskaya Oblast’63.1,143,906Tambov Tambov290,933
Tomsk Tomskaya Oblast’64.1,049,069Tomsk Tomsk485,519
Tula Tul’skaya Oblast’65.1,628,465Tula Tula468,825
Tverskaya Tverskaya Oblast’66.1,425,582Tver Tver400,212
Tjumen Tyumenskaya Oblast’67.1,316,577Tyumen Tyumen519,119
Bashkortostan Bashkortostan68.4,072,292Ufa Ufa1,033,338
Respublika Buryatiya Respublika Buryatiya69.963,335Ulan-Ude Ulan-Ude360,278
Ulyanovsk Ulyanovsk Oblast70.1,350,713Ulyanovsk Ulyanovsk640,680
Novgorod Novgorodskaya Oblast’71.634,111Velikiy Novgorod Velikiy Novgorod215,062
North Ossetia North Ossetia72.722,902Vladikavkaz Vladikavkaz317,370
Vladimir Vladimirskaya Oblast’73.1,443,693Vladimir Vladimir310,024
Primorskiy Primorskiy Kray74.2,021,901Vladivostok Vladivostok587,022
Volgograd Volgogradskaya Oblast’75.2,610,161Volgograd Volgograd1,011,417
Vologda Vologodskaya Oblast’76.1,245,037Vologda Vologda314,900
Voronezj Voronezhskaya Oblast’77.2,345,910Voronezh Voronezh848,752
MO Moscow Oblast78.7,095,120Vostochnoe Degunino Vostochnoe Degunino95,000
Sakha Respublika Sakha (Yakutiya)79.918,293Yakutsk Yakutsk235,600
Jaroslavl Yaroslavskaya Oblast’80.1,338,750Yaroslavl Yaroslavl606,730
Sverdlovsk Sverdlovskaya Oblast’81.4,412,629Yekaterinburg Yekaterinburg1,349,772
Mariy-El Respublika Mariy-El82.696,459Yoshkar-Ola Yoshkar-Ola279,100
Sakhalin Sakhalinskaya Oblast’83.497,973Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk176,484