Novosibirsk Oblast

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Novosibirsk Oblast
Новосибирская область (Russian)
—  Oblast  —

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Coordinates: 55°27′N 79°33′E / 55.450°N 79.550°E / 55.450; 79.550Coordinates: 55°27′N 79°33′E / 55.450°N 79.550°E / 55.450; 79.550
Political status
CountryRussia
Federal districtSiberian[1]
Economic regionWest Siberian[2]
EstablishedSeptember 28, 1937[3][4]
Administrative centerNovosibirsk
Government (as of October 2017)
 • Governor[6]Andrey Travnikov[5]
 • LegislatureLegislative Assembly[6]
Statistics
Area (as of the 2002 Census)[7]
 • Total178,200 km2 (68,800 sq mi)
Area rank18th
Population (2010 Census)[8]
 • Total2,665,911
 • Rank16th
 • Density[9]14.96/km2 (38.7/sq mi)
 • Urban77.3%
 • Rural22.7%
Population (January 2015 est.)
 • Total2,746,822[10]
Time zone(s)OMST (UTC+07:00)
ISO 3166-2RU-NVS
License plates54, 154
Official languagesRussian[11]
Official website

Novosibirsk Oblast (Russian: Новосиби́рская о́бласть, Novosibirskaya oblast) is a federal subject of Russia. Specifically it is an oblast. It is in southwestern Siberia. Its administrative center (capital city) is the city of Novosibirsk. The population was 2,797,176 as of the 2021 Census.[12]

Geography[change | change source]

Novosibirsk Oblast is in the south of the West Siberian Plain, between the Ob and Irtysh Rivers. The oblast borders Omsk Oblast in the west, Kazakhstan (Pavlodar Province) in the southwest, Tomsk Oblast in the north, Kemerovo Oblast in the east, and Altai Krai in the south. The territory of the oblast extends for more than 600 kilometers (370 mi) from west to east, and for over 400 kilometers (250 mi) from north to south.

Administrative divisions[change | change source]

Demographics[change | change source]

Life expectancy at birth in Novosibirsk Oblast

Population: 2,665,911 (2010 Census);[8] 2,692,251 (2002 Census);[13] 2,782,005 (1989 Census).[14]

According to the 2010 Census, the ethnic composition of the oblast was 93.1% Russians; 1.2% Germans; 0.9% Ukrainians; 0.9% Tatars; 0.4% Kazakhs; 0.2% Belarusians; 0.4% Armenians; 0.3% Azeris; and 0.5% Uzbeks.

Largest cities and towns[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. Президент Российской Федерации. Указ №849 от 13 мая 2000 г. «О полномочном представителе Президента Российской Федерации в федеральном округе». Вступил в силу 13 мая 2000 г. Опубликован: "Собрание законодательства РФ", №20, ст. 2112, 15 мая 2000 г. (President of the Russian Federation. Decree #849 of May 13, 2000 On the Plenipotentiary Representative of the President of the Russian Federation in a Federal District. Effective as of May 13, 2000.).
  2. Госстандарт Российской Федерации. №ОК 024-95 27 декабря 1995 г. «Общероссийский классификатор экономических регионов. 2. Экономические районы», в ред. Изменения №5/2001 ОКЭР. (Gosstandart of the Russian Federation. #OK 024-95 December 27, 1995 Russian Classification of Economic Regions. 2. Economic Regions, as amended by the Amendment #5/2001 OKER. ).
  3. Resolution of September 28, 1937
  4. Official website of Novosibirsk Oblast Legislative Assembly. Information about Novosibirsk Oblast Archived 2016-03-03 at the Wayback Machine
  5. Official website of Novosibirsk Oblast. [1] Archived 2016-02-26 at the Wayback Machine, Governor of Novosibirsk Oblast (in Russian)
  6. 6.0 6.1 Charter of Novosibirsk Oblast, Article 7
  7. Федеральная служба государственной статистики (Federal State Statistics Service) (2004-05-21). "Территория, число районов, населённых пунктов и сельских администраций по субъектам Российской Федерации (Territory, Number of Districts, Inhabited Localities, and Rural Administration by Federal Subjects of the Russian Federation)". Всероссийская перепись населения 2002 года (All-Russia Population Census of 2002) (in Russian). Federal State Statistics Service. Retrieved 2011-11-01.
  8. 8.0 8.1 Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года. Том 1 [2010 All-Russian Population Census, vol. 1]. Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года (2010 All-Russia Population Census) (in Russian). Federal State Statistics Service. 2011. Retrieved June 29, 2012.
  9. The density value was calculated by dividing the population reported by the 2010 Census by the area shown in the "Area" field. Please note that this value may not be accurate as the area specified in the infobox is not necessarily reported for the same year as the population.
  10. Novosibirsk Oblast Territorial Branch of the Federal State Statistics Service. Численность населения по муниципальным районам и городским округам Новосибирской области на 1 января 2015 года и в среднем за 2014 год Archived March 4, 2016, at the Wayback Machine (in Russian)
  11. Official throughout the Russian Federation according to Article 68.1 of the Constitution of Russia.
  12. "Novosibirsk Oblast Territorial Branch of the Federal State Statistics Service. Численность населения по муниципальным районам и городским округам Новосибирской области на 1 января 2018 года и в среднем за 2017 год" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on August 23, 2018. Retrieved October 3, 2018.
  13. Численность населения России, субъектов Российской Федерации в составе федеральных округов, районов, городских поселений, сельских населённых пунктов – районных центров и сельских населённых пунктов с населением 3 тысячи и более человек [Population of Russia, its federal districts, federal subjects, districts, urban localities, rural localities—administrative centers, and rural localities with population of over 3,000]. Всероссийская перепись населения 2002 года (All-Russia Population Census of 2002) (in Russian). Federal State Statistics Service. May 21, 2004. Retrieved 9 Feb 2012.
  14. Demoscope Weekly (1989). Всесоюзная перепись населения 1989 г. Численность наличного населения союзных и автономных республик, автономных областей и округов, краёв, областей, районов, городских поселений и сёл-райцентров. [All Union Population Census of 1989. Present population of union and autonomous republics, autonomous oblasts and okrugs, krais, oblasts, districts, urban settlements, and villages serving as district administrative centers]. Всесоюзная перепись населения 1989 года (All-Union Population Census of 1989) (in Russian). Institute of Demographics of the State University—Higher School of Economics. Retrieved 9 Feb 2012.