Russia map

Russia is the largest country in the world, occupying around one sixth of the total land mass. It has a land border with 14 countries and a coastline of 3 oceans. Such a large country has a variety of distinct natural regions. In the map below, the largest rivers and lakes are named, as well … Read more

Largest cities in Russia by population

50 largest cities in Russia by population on a map. City figures include only their population inside administrative boundaries, not urban or metropolitan areas. Data from 2021 census.

Population change in federal subjects of Russia

Population change in federal subjects of Russia between 1989 and 2023. The last census in the Soviet Union was in 1989, and since then, population of the federal subjects of Russian Federation has seen some significant changes in their population. There are 83 federal subjects in Russia. The population has clearly been shifting towards the … Read more

Federal subjects of Russia

Federal subjects of Russia include oblasts, krais, republics, federal cities, autonomous oblasts and autonomous okrugs. Currently, there are 83 federal subjects. The largest one, Sakha Republic (Yakutia), is the largest country subdivision in the world, covering more than 3 million square kilometers. If independent, Sakha would be world’s eighth largest country by area. Russia itself … Read more