Northwestern Federal District


Northwestern Federal District

Northwestern Federal District
Северо-Западный федеральный округ
—  Federal District of Russia  —
Location of the Northwestern Federal District
Country  Russia
Established May 18, 2000
Administrative Centre Saint Petersburg
Government
 – Presidential Envoy Nikolay Vinnichenko
Area
 – Total 1,677,900 km2 (647,840.8 sq mi)
Area rank 4th
Population (2002)
 – Total 13,583,800
 – Rank 4th
 – Density 8.1/km2 (21/sq mi)
Federal subjects 11 contained
Economic regions 3 contained
Website www.szfo.ru

Northwestern Federal District (Russian: Се́веро-За́падный федера́льный о́круг, Severo-Zapadny federalny okrug) is one of the eight federal districts of Russia. It consists of the northern part of European Russia. Its population was 13,583,800 (83.5% urban) according to the 2010 Census, living on an area of 1,677,900 square kilometers (647,800 sq mi). The current Envoy to the Northwestern Federal District is Nikolay Vinnichenko.

Contents

Demographics

Federal subjects

Northwestern Federal District
# Flag Federal subject Capital/Administrative center
1 Flag of Arkhangelsk Oblast.png Arkhangelsk Oblast Arkhangelsk
2 Flag of Vologda Oblast.png Vologda Oblast Vologda
3 Flag of Kaliningrad Oblast.svg Kaliningrad Oblast Kaliningrad
4 Flag of Karelia.svg Republic of Karelia Petrozavodsk
5 Flag of Komi.svg Komi Republic Syktyvkar
6 Flag of Leningrad Oblast.svg Leningrad Oblast none
7 Flag of Murmansk Oblast.svg Murmansk Oblast Murmansk
8 Flag of Nenets Autonomous District.svg Nenets Autonomous Okrug Naryan-Mar
9 Flag of Novgorod oblast.png Novgorod Oblast Veliky Novgorod
10 Pskov Oblast Pskov
11 Flag of Saint Petersburg Russia.svg Saint Petersburg

Presidential plenipotentiary envoys

  1. Viktor Cherkesov (May 18, 2000 – March 11, 2003)
  2. Valentina Matviyenko (March 11, 2003 – October 15, 2003)
  3. Ilya Klebanov (November 1, 2003 – Present)

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