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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
Adygeya Respublika Adygeya1.439,996Maykop Maykop158,451
Altai Krai Altayskiy Kray2.2,586,976Barnaul Barnaul599,579
Altai Republic Respublika Altay3.206,168Gorno-Altaysk Gorno-Altaysk54,917
Amur Amurskaya Oblast’4.830,103Blagoveshchensk Blagoveshchensk221,296
Arkhangelskaya Arkhangel’skaya Oblast’5.1,262,043Arkhangel'sk Arkhangel’sk356,051
Astrakhan Astrakhanskaya Oblast’6.1,010,073Astrakhan' Astrakhan’502,533
Bashkortostan Bashkortostan7.4,072,292Ufa Ufa1,033,338
Belgorod Belgorodskaya Oblast’8.1,511,603Belgorod Belgorod345,289
Brjansk Bryanskaya Oblast’9.1,278,217Bryansk Bryansk427,236
Chechnya Chechenskaya Respublika10.1,210,000Groznyy Groznyy226,100
Chelyabinsk Chelyabinskaya Oblast’11.3,476,217Chelyabinsk Chelyabinsk1,062,919
Chukotskiy Avtonomnyy Okrug Chukotskiy Avtonomnyy Okrug12.50,133Anadyr Anadyr10,332
Chuvashia Chuvashskaya Respublika13.1,301,226Cheboksary Cheboksary446,781
Dagestan Dagestan14.2,576,531Makhachkala Makhachkala497,959
Ingushetiya Respublika Ingushetiya15.499,502Magas Magas2,502
Irkutsk Irkutskaya Oblast’16.2,428,750Irkutsk Irkutsk586,695
Ivanovo Ivanovskaya Oblast’17.1,061,651Ivanovo Ivanovo420,839
Jaroslavl Yaroslavskaya Oblast’18.1,338,750Yaroslavl Yaroslavl606,730
Jewish Autonomous Oblast Yevreyskaya Avtonomnaya Oblast’19.176,558Birobidzhan Birobidzhan76,146
Kabardino-Balkariya Kabardino-Balkarskaya Respublika20.928,519Nal'chik Nal’chik272,800
Kaliningrad Kaliningradskaya Oblast’21.941,873Kaliningrad Kaliningrad434,954
Kalmykiya Kalmykiya22.284,668Elista Elista106,971
Kaluga Kaluzhskaya Oblast’23.1,030,145Kaluga Kaluga338,978
Kamtsjatka Kamtchatski Kray24.322,079Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky187,282
Karachayevo-Cherkesiya Karachayevo-Cherkesiya25.434,488Cherkessk Cherkessk116,224
Kemerovo Kemerovskaya Oblast’26.2,827,246Kemerovo Kemerovo477,090
Khabarovsk Krai Khabarovskiy Kray27.1,394,490Khabarovsk Khabarovsk579,000
Khakasiya Respublika Khakasiya28.532,403Abakan Abakan167,289
Khanty-Mansiyskiy Avtonomnyy Okrug Khanty-Mansiyskiy Avtonomnyy Okrug-Yugra29.1,460,892Khanty-Mansiysk Khanty-Mansiysk67,800
Kirov Kirovskaya Oblast’30.1,457,862Kirov Kirov457,383
Komi Republic Komi31.901,189Syktyvkar Syktyvkar230,139
Kostroma Kostromskaya Oblast’32.667,562Kostroma Kostroma277,656
Krasnodarskiy Krasnodarskiy Kray33.5,191,490Krasnodar Krasnodar649,851
Krasnoyarskiy Krasnoyarskiy Kray34.2,845,899Krasnoyarsk Krasnoyarsk927,200
Kurgan Kurganskaya Oblast’35.910,807Kurgan Kurgan343,129
Kursk Kurskaya Oblast’36.1,207,091Kursk Kursk409,431
Leningrad Leningradskaya Oblast’37.1,716,868--
Lipetsk Lipetskaya Oblast’38.1,173,513Lipetsk Lipetsk515,655
Magadan Magadanskaya Oblast’39.156,996Magadan Magadan95,282
Mariy-El Respublika Mariy-El40.696,459Yoshkar-Ola Yoshkar-Ola279,100
MO Moscow Oblast41.7,095,120Vostochnoe Degunino Vostochnoe Degunino95,000
Mordoviya Respublika Mordoviya42.868,531Saransk Saransk303,394
Moscow Moskva43.11,503,501Moscow Moscow10,381,222
Murmansk Murmanskaya Oblast’44.841,894Murmansk Murmansk319,263
Nenetskiy Avtonomnyy Okrug Nenetskiy Avtonomnyy Okrug45.42,090Nar'yan-Mar Nar'yan-Mar18,041
Nizjnij Novgorod Nizhegorodskaya Oblast’46.3,310,597Nizhniy Novgorod Nizhniy Novgorod1,284,164
North Ossetia North Ossetia47.722,902Vladikavkaz Vladikavkaz317,370
Novgorod Novgorodskaya Oblast’48.634,111Velikiy Novgorod Velikiy Novgorod215,062
Novosibirsk Novosibirskaya Oblast’49.2,665,911Novosibirsk Novosibirsk1,419,007
Omsk Omskaya Oblast’50.2,054,238Omsk Omsk1,129,281
Orenburg Orenburgskaya Oblast’51.2,033,072Orenburg Orenburg550,204
Orjol Orlovskaya Oblast’52.848,808Orel Orël324,200
Penza Penzenskaya Oblast’53.1,433,768Penza Penza512,602
Perm Perm Krai54.2,819,421Perm Perm982,419
Primorskiy Primorskiy Kray55.2,021,901Vladivostok Vladivostok587,022
Pskov Pskovskaya Oblast’56.673,423Pskov Pskov201,990
Republic of Karelia Respublika Kareliya57.632,533Petrozavodsk Petrozavodsk265,025
Respublika Buryatiya Respublika Buryatiya58.963,335Ulan-Ude Ulan-Ude360,278
Rjazan Ryazanskaya Oblast’59.1,197,310Ryazan' Ryazan’520,173
Rostov Rostovskaya Oblast’60.4,397,303Rostov-na-Donu Rostov-na-Donu1,074,482
Sakha Respublika Sakha (Yakutiya)61.918,293Yakutsk Yakutsk235,600
Sakhalin Sakhalinskaya Oblast’62.497,973Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk176,484
Samara Samarskaya Oblast’63.3,201,272Samara Samara1,134,730
Saratov Saratovskaya Oblast’64.2,648,495Saratov Saratov863,725
Smolensk Smolenskaya Oblast’65.1,022,035Smolensk Smolensk320,991
St.-Petersburg Sankt-Peterburg66.4,879,566Saint Petersburg Saint Petersburg5,028,000
Stavropol'skiy Stavropol’skiy Kray67.2,799,600Stavropol' Stavropol’363,064
Sverdlovsk Sverdlovskaya Oblast’68.4,412,629Yekaterinburg Yekaterinburg1,349,772
Tambov Tambovskaya Oblast’69.1,143,906Tambov Tambov290,933
Tatarstan Tatarstan70.3,786,488Kazan Kazan1,104,738
Tjumen Tyumenskaya Oblast’71.1,316,577Tyumen Tyumen519,119
Tomsk Tomskaya Oblast’72.1,049,069Tomsk Tomsk485,519
Transbaikal Territory Zabaykal’skiy Kray73.1,107,107Chita Chita308,500
Tula Tul’skaya Oblast’74.1,628,465Tula Tula468,825
Tverskaya Tverskaya Oblast’75.1,425,582Tver Tver400,212
Tyva Respublika Tyva76.307,930Kyzyl Kyzyl108,240
Udmurtiya Udmurtskaya Respublika77.1,552,897Izhevsk Izhevsk631,038
Ulyanovsk Ulyanovsk Oblast78.1,350,713Ulyanovsk Ulyanovsk640,680
Vladimir Vladimirskaya Oblast’79.1,443,693Vladimir Vladimir310,024
Volgograd Volgogradskaya Oblast’80.2,610,161Volgograd Volgograd1,011,417
Vologda Vologodskaya Oblast’81.1,245,037Vologda Vologda314,900
Voronezj Voronezhskaya Oblast’82.2,345,910Voronezh Voronezh848,752
Yamalo-Nenetskiy Avtonomnyy Okrug Yamalo-Nenetskiy Avtonomnyy Okrug83.522,904Salekhard Salekhard38,025