Kiev Oblast, an aa written as Kyiv Oblast (Ukrainian: Київська область, translit. Kyivs’ka oblast’; referred tae as KyivshchynaUkrainian: Київщина an aw) is an oblast (province) in central Ukraine.

Kiev Oblast

Київська область
Kyivs’ka oblast’
Banner o Kiev Oblast
Banner
Coat o airms o Kiev Oblast
Coat airms
Eik-name(s): 
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Location o Kiev Oblast (red) athin Ukraine (blue)
Location o Kiev Oblast (red) athin Ukraine (blue)
Kintra Ukraine
Admin. centreKiev
Govrenment
 • GovernorAnatoliy Prysiazhniuk[1] (Communist Pairty o Ukraine[1])
 • Oblast cooncil? seats
 • ChairpersonYevhen Zhovtiak (PMU)
Area
 • Total28131 km2 (10,861 sq mi)
Area rankRanked 8t
Population
 (2009[2])
 • Total1,727,800
 • RankRanked 10t
 • Density61/km2 (160/sq mi)
Demografics
 • Average salaryUAH 4.174 [3] (2011)
 • Salary growth+28.73
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal code
07-09
Aurie code+380 44 (Kyiv city)
+380 45 (ootside Kyiv ceety)[4]
ISO 3166 codeUA-32
Raions25
Ceeties o oblast subordinance12[5]
Ceeties (tot)26[5]
Touns30
Veelages1,127[5]
FIPS 10-4UP26
Websitewww.kyiv-obl.gov.ua

The admeenistrative centre o the oblast is the ceety o Kiev (Ukrainian: Київ, Kyiv), an aa bein the caipital o Ukraine. Despite bein locatit in the centre o the Kiev Oblast, an hostin the governin bodies o the oblast, Kiev itsel is a sel-govrenin ceety wi special status an no unner oblast jurisdiction.

ReferencesEedit

  1. a b President appoints 14 regional governors, Interfax-Ukraine (March 18, 2010)
  2. "Ukraine Census, population as of 1st January 2009". State Statistics Committee of Ukraine. Archived frae the original on 12 Mairch 2010. Retrieved 20 Juin 2009.
  3. "The average salary in Kiev reached 4 thousand UAH". Archived frae the original on 23 Apryle 2012. Retrieved 10 Apryle 2012.
  4. announcement of new telephone codes in Kyiv Post
  5. a b c Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; no text was provided for refs named KyivRegionStatistics07