Bira, Roushie

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Bira (Roushie: Бира‎) is an urban locality (an urban-teep dounset) in Obluchensky Destrict o the Jewish Autonomous Oblast, Roushie.[1] Population: 4,311 (2002 Census);[2] 4,111 (1989 Census).[3]

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The railway station o Bira wis built in 1908. In 1937, a lairger railwey station an a depot wur constructit.[4]

In 2006, the Chief Rabbi o the Jewish Autonomous Oblast, Mordechai Scheiner, visitit Bira tae inspect local cemeteries an gather information aboot the Jews buriet thare in the years prior tae Warld War II.

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  2. "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]. Всероссийская перепись населения 2002 года (All-Russia Population Census of 2002) (in Russian). Federal State Statistics Service. May 21, 2004. Retrieved February 9, 2012. 
  3. Demoscope Weekly (1989). "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). Institute of Demographics of the State University—Higher School of Economics. Retrieved February 9, 2012. 
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