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Northwestern Federal District

Northwestern Federal District (Russian: Се́веро-За́падный федера́льный о́круг , Severo-Zapadny federalny okrug ) is one of the nine federal districts of Russia. It consists of the northern part of European Russia. Its population was 13,616,057 (83.5% urban) according to the 2010 Census,[1] living on an area of . The current Envoy to the Northwestern Federal District is Vladimir Bulavin.


  • Demographics 1
    • Federal subjects 1.1
  • Presidential plenipotentiary envoys 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4


Federal subjects

The district comprises the Northern, Northwestern and Kaliningrad economic regions and eleven federal subjects:[2]

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

  • (Russian) Plenipotentiary of the President of the Russian Federation in the Northwestern Federal District

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