Vilyuysky District

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Vilyuysky District

Вилюйский улус
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  SakhaБүлүү улууhа
Sakha (Iakutiia). Polia tukulanov (peschanye diuny). (10118322213).jpg
Tukulan "sand dunes", Vilyuysky District
Flag of Vilyuysky rayon (Yakutia).svg
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Coat of Arms of Vilyuisky rayon (Yakutia).png
Coat of arms
Location of Vilyuysky District in the Sakha Republic
Coordinates: 63°45′N121°37′E / 63.750°N 121.617°E / 63.750; 121.617 Coordinates: 63°45′N121°37′E / 63.750°N 121.617°E / 63.750; 121.617
Country Russia
Federal subject Sakha Republic [1]
EstablishedJanuary 9, 1930 [2]
Administrative center Vilyuysk [3]
Area
[3]
  Total55,200 km2 (21,300 sq mi)
Population
  Total25,222
  Estimate 
(2018) [5]
25,014 (-0.8%)
  Density0.46/km2 (1.2/sq mi)
   Urban
52.9%
   Rural
47.1%
Administrative structure
   Administrative divisions 1 Towns under district jurisdiction, 1 Settlements, 19 Rural okrugs
   Inhabited localities [3] 1 Cities/towns, 1 Urban-type settlements [6] , 25 Rural localities
Municipal structure
   Municipally incorporated asVilyuysky Municipal District [7]
   Municipal divisions [8] 2 Urban settlements, 19 Rural settlements
Time zone UTC+9 (MSK+6   OOjs UI icon edit-ltr-progressive.svg [9] )
OKTMO ID98618000
Website https://mr-viljujskij.sakha.gov.ru/

Vilyuysky District (Russian : Вилю́йский улу́с; Yakut : Бүлүү улууһа, Bülüü uluuha, IPA:  [bylyː uluːha] ) is an administrative [1] and municipal [7] district (raion, or ulus), one of the thirty-four in the Sakha Republic, Russia. It is located in the western central part of the republic and borders with Zhigansky District in the northeast, Kobyaysky District in the east, Gorny District in the south, Verkhnevilyuysky District in the west, and with Olenyoksky District in the northwest. The area of the district is 55,200 square kilometers (21,300 sq mi). [3] Its administrative center is the town of Vilyuysk. [3] Population: 25,222(2010 Census); [4] 25,696 (2002 Census); [10] 28,704(1989 Census). [11] The population of Vilyuysk accounts for 40.6% of the district's total population. [4]

Contents

Geography

Main rivers in the district include the Vilyuy and its tributary the Tyung.

History

The district was established on January 9, 1930. [2]

Demographics

As of the 1989 Census, the ethnic composition was as follows: [2]

Economy

The economy of the district is mostly based on agriculture. [2]

Inhabited localities

Municipal composition
Towns / CitiesPopulationMaleFemaleInhabited localities in jurisdiction
Vilyuysk Urban Settlement
(Вилюйск)
10,5374,669 (45.6%)5,565 (54.4%)
Urban settlementsPopulationMaleFemaleInhabited localities in jurisdiction
Kysyl-Syr Urban Settlement
(Кысыл-Сыр)
3,1061,578 (50.8%)1,528 (49.2%)
Rural settlementsPopulationMaleFemaleRural localities in jurisdiction*
Arylakhsky Nasleg
(Арылахский наслег)
1,051511 (48.6%)540 (51.4%)
Bappagayinsky Nasleg
(Баппагайинский наслег)
651306 (47.0%)345 (53.0%)
Bekcheginsky Nasleg
(Бекчегинский наслег)
477245 (51.4%)232 (48.6%)
Borogonsky Nasleg
(Борогонский наслег)
479239 (49.9%)240 (50.1%)
Yekyundinsky Nasleg
(Екюндинский наслег)
321146 (45.5%)175 (54.5%)
Zhemkonsky Nasleg
(Жемконский наслег)
483250 (51.8%)233 (48.2%)
Kyrgydaysky Nasleg
(Кыргыдайский наслег)
554279 (50.4%)275 (49.6%)
Kyuletsky 1-y Nasleg
(Кюлетский 1-й наслег)
801396 (49.4%)405 (50.6%)
Kyuletsky 2-y Nasleg
(Кюлетский 2-й наслег)
412209 (50.7%)203 (49.3%)
Lyokyochyonsky Nasleg
(Лёкёчёнский наслег)
428211 (49.3%)217 (50.7%)
Tasagarsky Nasleg
(Тасагарский наслег)
544277 (50.9%)267 (49.1%)
Togussky Nasleg
(Тогусский наслег)
601288 (47.9%)313 (52.1%)
Pervyy Togussky Nasleg
(Первый Тогусский наслег)
534268 (50.2%)266 (49.8%)
Tylgyninsky Nasleg
(Тылгынинский наслег)
644300 (46.6%)344 (53.4%)
Khagynsky Nasleg
(Хагынский наслег)
424206 (48.6%)218 (51.4%)
Khalbakinsky Nasleg
(Халбакинский наслег)
743362 (48.7%)381 (51.3%)
Chernyshevsky Nasleg
(Чернышевский наслег)
945471 (49.8%)474 (50.2%)
Chochunsky Nasleg
(Чочунский наслег)
868444 (51.2%)424 (48.8%)
Yugyulyatsky Nasleg
(Югюлятский наслег)
619324 (52.3%)295 (47.7%)

Divisional source: [12]
Population source: [4]
*Administrative centers are shown in bold

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References

Notes

  1. 1 2 Constitution of the Sakha Republic
  2. 1 2 3 4 Center of the Socioeconomic and Political Monitoring. Vilyuysky District Archived September 21, 2012, at the Wayback Machine (in Russian)
  3. 1 2 3 4 5 Registry of the Administrative-Territorial Divisions of the Sakha Republic
  4. 1 2 3 4 Russian Federal State Statistics Service (2011). "Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года. Том 1" [2010 All-Russian Population Census, vol. 1]. Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года [2010 All-Russia Population Census] (in Russian). Federal State Statistics Service.
  5. "26. Численность постоянного населения Российской Федерации по муниципальным образованиям на 1 января 2018 года". Federal State Statistics Service. Retrieved January 23, 2019.
  6. The count of urban-type settlements may include the work settlements, the resort settlements, the suburban (dacha) settlements, as well as urban-type settlements proper.
  7. 1 2 Law #172-Z #351-III
  8. Law #173-Z #354-III
  9. "Об исчислении времени". Официальный интернет-портал правовой информации (in Russian). June 3, 2011. Retrieved January 19, 2019.
  10. Russian Federal State Statistics Service (May 21, 2004). "Численность населения России, субъектов Российской Федерации в составе федеральных округов, районов, городских поселений, сельских населённых пунктов – районных центров и сельских населённых пунктов с населением 3 тысячи и более человек" [Population of Russia, Its Federal Districts, Federal Subjects, Districts, Urban Localities, Rural Localities—Administrative Centers, and Rural Localities with Population of Over 3,000](XLS). Всероссийская перепись населения 2002 года [All-Russia Population Census of 2002] (in Russian).
  11. "Всесоюзная перепись населения 1989 г. Численность наличного населения союзных и автономных республик, автономных областей и округов, краёв, областей, районов, городских поселений и сёл-райцентров" [All Union Population Census of 1989: Present Population of Union and Autonomous Republics, Autonomous Oblasts and Okrugs, Krais, Oblasts, Districts, Urban Settlements, and Villages Serving as District Administrative Centers]. Всесоюзная перепись населения 1989 года [All-Union Population Census of 1989] (in Russian). Институт демографии Национального исследовательского университета: Высшая школа экономики [Institute of Demography at the National Research University: Higher School of Economics]. 1989 via Demoscope Weekly.
  12. Vilyuysky Ulus (Raion) Official website of the Sakha Republic

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