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Kosinsky District

Kosinsky District
Косинский район (Russian)
Coat of arms
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Location
Country Russia
Federal subject Perm Krai[1]
Administrative structure (as of November 2011)
Administrative center selo of Kosa[1]
Inhabited localities:[1]
Rural localities 54
Municipal structure (as of December 2011)
Municipally incorporated as Kosinsky Municipal District[2]
Municipal divisions:[2]
Urban settlements 0
Rural settlements 4
Statistics
Area (municipal district) 3,462 km2 (1,337 sq mi)[3]
Population (2010 Census) 7,246 inhabitants[4]
- Urban 0%
- Rural 100%
Density 2.09 /km2 (5.4 /sq mi)[5]
Time zone YEKT (UTC+06:00)[6]
Established February 23, 1924[3]
Official website

Kosinsky District (Russian: Косинский райо́н) is an administrative district (raion) of Komi-Permyak Okrug of Perm Krai, Russia; one of the thirty-three in the krai.[1] Municipally, it is incorporated as Kosinsky Municipal District.[2] It is located in the northwest of the krai. The area of the district is 3,462 square kilometers (1,337 sq mi).[3] Its administrative center is the rural locality (a selo) of Kosa.[1] Population: 8,541 (2002 Census);[7] 10,615 (1989 Census).[8] The population of Kosa accounts for 32.9% of the district's total population.[4]

Geography

The Kosa River (a tributary of the Kama) flows through the district.

History

The district was established on February 23, 1924.[3]

Demographics

Ethnic composition (as of the 2002 Census):[3]

  • Komi-Permyak people: 71.7%
  • Russians: 25.7%

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Notes

Sources

  • Законодательное собрание Пермской области. Закон №416-67 от 28 февраля 1996 г. «Об административно-территориальном устройстве Пермского края», в ред. Закона №84-ПК от 28 августа 2012 г. «О внесении изменений в отдельные Законы Пермской области, Коми-Пермяцкого автономного округа». Вступил в силу с момента опубликования. Опубликован: "Звезда", №38, 12 марта 1996 г. (Legislative Assembly of Perm Oblast. Law #416-67 of February 28, 1996 On the Administrative-Territorial Structure of Perm Krai, as amended by the Law #84-PK of August 28, 2012 On Amending Various Laws of Perm Oblast, Komi-Permyak Autonomous Okrug. Effective as of the moment of publication.).

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