Volga Federal Destrict

Volga (Privolzhsky) Federal Destrict (Roushie: Приво́лжский федера́льный о́круг, Privolzhsky federalny okrug) is ane o the aicht federal destricts o Roushie. It forms the sootheastren pairt o European Roushie. Its population wis 29,900,400 (70.8% urban) accordin tae the 2010 Census, livin on an aurie o 1,038,000 square kilometers (401,000 sq mi). Grigory Rapota wis appointit the federal destrict's Presidential Envoy on Mey 12, 2008.

Volga Federal Destrict

Приволжский федеральный округ
Location o the Volga Federal Destrict (athin Roushie)
Location o the Volga Federal Destrict (athin Roushie)
Kintra Roushie
EstablishedMey 18, 2000
Admeenistrative CentreNizhny Novgorod
Govrenment
 • Presidential EnvoyGrigory Rapota
Area
 • Total1,038,000 km2 (401,000 sq mi)
Aurie rank5th
Population
 (2002)
 • Total29,900,400
 • Rank2nd
 • Density29/km2 (75/sq mi)
Federal subjects14 contained
Economic regions3 contained
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DemographicsEedit

Federal subjectEedit

 
# Flag Federal subject Caipital/Admeenistrative center
1   Republic o Bashkortostan Ufa
2   Kirov Oblast Kirov
3   Mari El Republic Yoshkar-Ola
4   Republic o Mordovie Saransk
5   Nizhny Novgorod Oblast Nizhny Novgorod
6   Orenburg Oblast Orenburg
7   Penza Oblast Penza
8   Perm Krai Perm
9   Samara Oblast Samara
10   Saratov Oblast Saratov
11   Republic o Tatarstan Kazan
12   Udmurt Republic Izhevsk
13   Ulyanovsk Oblast Ulyanovsk
14   Chuvash Republic Cheboksary

Presidential plenipotentiary envoysEedit

  1. Sergey Kiriyenko (Mey 18, 2000 – November 14, 2005)
  2. Alexander Konovalov (November 14, 2005 – Mey 12, 2008)
  3. Grigory Rapota (Mey 12, 2008 – December 15, 2011)[1]
  4. Mikhail Babich (Decemver 15, 2011 – present)

ReferencesEedit