Izhevsk

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Izhevsk (Scots)
Ижевск (Roushie)
Иж, Ижкар (Udmurt)
-  Ceety[citation needit]  -
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Izhevsk is located in Russia
Izhevsk
Izhevsk
Coordinates: 56°50′N 53°11′E / 56.833°N 53.183°E / 56.833; 53.183Coordinates: 56°50′N 53°11′E / 56.833°N 53.183°E / 56.833; 53.183
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Ceety Day June 12[citation needit]
Admeenistrative status
Kintra Roushie
Federal subject Udmurtie
Caipital o Udmurtie[citation needit]
Municipal status
Urban okrug Izhevsk Urban Okrug[citation needit]
Head[citation needit] Alexander Ushakov[1]
Representative body Ceety Duma[citation needit]
Statistics
Aurie 316.66 km2 (122.26 sq mi)[citation needit]
Population (2010 Census,
preliminary)
628,116 inhabitants[2]
Rank in 2010 19t
Population (2002 Census) 632,140 inhabitants[3]
Rank in 2002 20th
Densitie 1,984 /km2 (5,140 /sq mi)[4]
Time zone [5]
Founded 10 Aprile 1760[citation needit]
Previous names Ustinov (until 1987)[citation needit]
Postal code(s) 426xxx[citation needit]
Dialin code(s) +7 3412[citation needit]
Offeecial wabsteid

Izhevsk (Roushie: Иже́вск; IPA: [ɪˈʐɛfsk]; Udmurt: Иж, Ижкар, Iž, Ižkar) is the caipital ceety o the Udmurt Republic, Roushie, situatit on the Izh River in the Wastren Urals. Population: 632,140 (2002 Census);[3] 635,109 (1989 Census).[6]

Frae 1984 tae 1987 Izhevsk carriet the name Ustinov (Усти́нов, in honor o Meenister o Defense o the USSR, Marshal o the Soviet Union, Dmitry Ustinov). The ceety is an important industrial center, an is the economic, industrial an admeenistrative hub o the republic. Izhevsk is especially notit for its military industry, wi Roushie's biggest munitions enterprise, Izhmash, manufacturer o the AK-47, based in the ceety.

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Izhevsk is twinned wi the follaein sister ceeties:[8]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Izhevsk website, (in Russian).
  2. "Предварительные итоги Всероссийской переписи населения 2010 года" [Preliminary results of the 2010 All-Russian Population Census]. Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года (2010 All-Russia Population Census) (in Russian). Federal State Statistics Service. 2011. Retrieved February 9, 2012. 
  3. 3.0 3.1 "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. 
  4. The value of density was calculated automatically by dividing the 2010 Census population by the area specified in the infobox. Please note that this value may not be accurate as the area specified in the infobox does not necessarily correspond to the area of the entity proper or is reported for the same year as the population.
  5. Правительство Российской Федерации. Постановление №725 от 31 августа 2011 г. «О составе территорий, образующих каждую часовую зону, и порядке исчисления времени в часовых зонах, а также о признании утратившими силу отдельных Постановлений Правительства Российской Федерации». Вступил в силу по истечении 7 дней после дня официального опубликования. Опубликован: "Российская Газета", №197, 6 сентября 2011 г. (Government of the Russian Federation. Resolution #725 of August 31, 2011 On the Composition of the Territories Included into Each Time Zone and on the Procedures of Timekeeping in the Time Zones, as Well as on Abrogation of Several Resolutions of the Government of the Russian Federation. Effective as of after 7 days following the day of the official publication.).
  6. 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. 
  7. Council of Europe (2011 [last update]). "Intercultural city: Izhevsk, Russian Federation". coe.int. Retrieved May 22, 2011. 
  8. Izhevsk twinning

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