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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
MO Moscow Oblast2.7,095,120Vostochnoe Degunino Vostochnoe Degunino95,000
Krasnodarskiy Krasnodarskiy Kray3.5,191,490Krasnodar Krasnodar649,851
St.-Petersburg Sankt-Peterburg4.4,879,566Saint Petersburg Saint Petersburg5,028,000
Sverdlovsk Sverdlovskaya Oblast’5.4,412,629Yekaterinburg Yekaterinburg1,349,772
Rostov Rostovskaya Oblast’6.4,397,303Rostov-na-Donu Rostov-na-Donu1,074,482
Bashkortostan Bashkortostan7.4,072,292Ufa Ufa1,033,338
Tatarstan Tatarstan8.3,786,488Kazan Kazan1,104,738
Chelyabinsk Chelyabinskaya Oblast’9.3,476,217Chelyabinsk Chelyabinsk1,062,919
Nizjnij Novgorod Nizhegorodskaya Oblast’10.3,310,597Nizhniy Novgorod Nizhniy Novgorod1,284,164
Samara Samarskaya Oblast’11.3,201,272Samara Samara1,134,730
Krasnoyarskiy Krasnoyarskiy Kray12.2,845,899Krasnoyarsk Krasnoyarsk927,200
Kemerovo Kemerovskaya Oblast’13.2,827,246Kemerovo Kemerovo477,090
Perm Perm Krai14.2,819,421Perm Perm982,419
Stavropol'skiy Stavropol’skiy Kray15.2,799,600Stavropol' Stavropol’363,064
Novosibirsk Novosibirskaya Oblast’16.2,665,911Novosibirsk Novosibirsk1,419,007
Saratov Saratovskaya Oblast’17.2,648,495Saratov Saratov863,725
Volgograd Volgogradskaya Oblast’18.2,610,161Volgograd Volgograd1,011,417
Altai Krai Altayskiy Kray19.2,586,976Barnaul Barnaul599,579
Dagestan Dagestan20.2,576,531Makhachkala Makhachkala497,959
Irkutsk Irkutskaya Oblast’21.2,428,750Irkutsk Irkutsk586,695
Voronezj Voronezhskaya Oblast’22.2,345,910Voronezh Voronezh848,752
Omsk Omskaya Oblast’23.2,054,238Omsk Omsk1,129,281
Orenburg Orenburgskaya Oblast’24.2,033,072Orenburg Orenburg550,204
Primorskiy Primorskiy Kray25.2,021,901Vladivostok Vladivostok587,022
Leningrad Leningradskaya Oblast’26.1,716,868--
Tula Tul’skaya Oblast’27.1,628,465Tula Tula468,825
Udmurtiya Udmurtskaya Respublika28.1,552,897Izhevsk Izhevsk631,038
Belgorod Belgorodskaya Oblast’29.1,511,603Belgorod Belgorod345,289
Khanty-Mansiyskiy Avtonomnyy Okrug Khanty-Mansiyskiy Avtonomnyy Okrug-Yugra30.1,460,892Khanty-Mansiysk Khanty-Mansiysk67,800
Kirov Kirovskaya Oblast’31.1,457,862Kirov Kirov457,383
Vladimir Vladimirskaya Oblast’32.1,443,693Vladimir Vladimir310,024
Penza Penzenskaya Oblast’33.1,433,768Penza Penza512,602
Tverskaya Tverskaya Oblast’34.1,425,582Tver Tver400,212
Khabarovsk Krai Khabarovskiy Kray35.1,394,490Khabarovsk Khabarovsk579,000
Ulyanovsk Ulyanovsk Oblast36.1,350,713Ulyanovsk Ulyanovsk640,680
Jaroslavl Yaroslavskaya Oblast’37.1,338,750Yaroslavl Yaroslavl606,730
Tjumen Tyumenskaya Oblast’38.1,316,577Tyumen Tyumen519,119
Chuvashia Chuvashskaya Respublika39.1,301,226Cheboksary Cheboksary446,781
Brjansk Bryanskaya Oblast’40.1,278,217Bryansk Bryansk427,236
Arkhangelskaya Arkhangel’skaya Oblast’41.1,262,043Arkhangel'sk Arkhangel’sk356,051
Vologda Vologodskaya Oblast’42.1,245,037Vologda Vologda314,900
Chechnya Chechenskaya Respublika43.1,210,000Groznyy Groznyy226,100
Kursk Kurskaya Oblast’44.1,207,091Kursk Kursk409,431
Rjazan Ryazanskaya Oblast’45.1,197,310Ryazan' Ryazan’520,173
Lipetsk Lipetskaya Oblast’46.1,173,513Lipetsk Lipetsk515,655
Tambov Tambovskaya Oblast’47.1,143,906Tambov Tambov290,933
Transbaikal Territory Zabaykal’skiy Kray48.1,107,107Chita Chita308,500
Ivanovo Ivanovskaya Oblast’49.1,061,651Ivanovo Ivanovo420,839
Tomsk Tomskaya Oblast’50.1,049,069Tomsk Tomsk485,519
Kaluga Kaluzhskaya Oblast’51.1,030,145Kaluga Kaluga338,978
Smolensk Smolenskaya Oblast’52.1,022,035Smolensk Smolensk320,991
Astrakhan Astrakhanskaya Oblast’53.1,010,073Astrakhan' Astrakhan’502,533
Respublika Buryatiya Respublika Buryatiya54.963,335Ulan-Ude Ulan-Ude360,278
Kaliningrad Kaliningradskaya Oblast’55.941,873Kaliningrad Kaliningrad434,954
Kabardino-Balkariya Kabardino-Balkarskaya Respublika56.928,519Nal'chik Nal’chik272,800
Sakha Respublika Sakha (Yakutiya)57.918,293Yakutsk Yakutsk235,600
Kurgan Kurganskaya Oblast’58.910,807Kurgan Kurgan343,129
Komi Republic Komi59.901,189Syktyvkar Syktyvkar230,139
Mordoviya Respublika Mordoviya60.868,531Saransk Saransk303,394
Orjol Orlovskaya Oblast’61.848,808Orel Orël324,200
Murmansk Murmanskaya Oblast’62.841,894Murmansk Murmansk319,263
Amur Amurskaya Oblast’63.830,103Blagoveshchensk Blagoveshchensk221,296
North Ossetia North Ossetia64.722,902Vladikavkaz Vladikavkaz317,370
Mariy-El Respublika Mariy-El65.696,459Yoshkar-Ola Yoshkar-Ola279,100
Pskov Pskovskaya Oblast’66.673,423Pskov Pskov201,990
Kostroma Kostromskaya Oblast’67.667,562Kostroma Kostroma277,656
Novgorod Novgorodskaya Oblast’68.634,111Velikiy Novgorod Velikiy Novgorod215,062
Republic of Karelia Respublika Kareliya69.632,533Petrozavodsk Petrozavodsk265,025
Khakasiya Respublika Khakasiya70.532,403Abakan Abakan167,289
Yamalo-Nenetskiy Avtonomnyy Okrug Yamalo-Nenetskiy Avtonomnyy Okrug71.522,904Salekhard Salekhard38,025
Ingushetiya Respublika Ingushetiya72.499,502Magas Magas2,502
Sakhalin Sakhalinskaya Oblast’73.497,973Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk176,484
Adygeya Respublika Adygeya74.439,996Maykop Maykop158,451
Karachayevo-Cherkesiya Karachayevo-Cherkesiya75.434,488Cherkessk Cherkessk116,224
Kamtsjatka Kamtchatski Kray76.322,079Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky187,282
Tyva Respublika Tyva77.307,930Kyzyl Kyzyl108,240
Kalmykiya Kalmykiya78.284,668Elista Elista106,971
Altai Republic Respublika Altay79.206,168Gorno-Altaysk Gorno-Altaysk54,917
Jewish Autonomous Oblast Yevreyskaya Avtonomnaya Oblast’80.176,558Birobidzhan Birobidzhan76,146
Magadan Magadanskaya Oblast’81.156,996Magadan Magadan95,282
Chukotskiy Avtonomnyy Okrug Chukotskiy Avtonomnyy Okrug82.50,133Anadyr Anadyr10,332
Nenetskiy Avtonomnyy Okrug Nenetskiy Avtonomnyy Okrug83.42,090Nar'yan-Mar Nar'yan-Mar18,041