Zabaykalsky Krai

federal subject of Russia

Zabaykalsky Krai (Russian: Забайкальский край, romanized: Zabaikal'skii krai) is a federal subject (a krai) of Russia. The administrative center is the city of Chita. In 2010, 1,107,107 people lived there.[1]

Coat of arms

The krai was created on 1 March 2008 from the merger of Chita Oblast and Agin-Buryat Autonomous Okrug.

References change

  1. 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. 2011. Retrieved June 29, 2012.