Kiev Oblast

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
Coat o airms o Kiev Oblast
Coat airms
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Location o Kiev Oblast (red) athin Ukraine (blue)
Location o Kiev Oblast (red) athin Ukraine (blue)
Kintra Ukraine
Admin. centreKiev
 • GovernorAnatoliy Prysiazhniuk[1] (Communist Pairty o Ukraine[1])
 • Oblast cooncil? seats
 • ChairpersonYevhen Zhovtiak (PMU)
 • Total28131 km2 (10,861 sq mi)
Area rankRanked 8t
 • Total1,727,800
 • RankRanked 10t
 • Density61/km2 (160/sq mi)
 • Average salaryUAH 4.174 [3] (2011)
 • Salary growth+28.73
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal code
Aurie code+380 44 (Kyiv city)
+380 45 (ootside Kyiv ceety)[4]
ISO 3166 codeUA-32
Ceeties o oblast subordinance12[5]
Ceeties (tot)26[5]
FIPS 10-4UP26

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.


  1. a b President appoints 14 regional governors Archived 2011-08-10 at the Wayback Machine, 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