Chernivtsi Oblast

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Chernivtsi Oblast

Чернівецька область
Regiunea Cernăuţi
Chernivets’ka oblast’
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Location o Chernivtsi Oblast (red) athin Ukraine (blue)
Location o Chernivtsi Oblast (red) athin Ukraine (blue)
Kintra Ukraine
Established9 August 1940
Admin. centreChernivtsi
Lairgest ceetiesChernivtsi, Novodnistrovsk
 • GovernorMykhailo Papiyev[1][2] (Pairty o Regions[1])
 • Oblast cooncil104 seats
 • ChairpersonIvan Shylepnytskyi (FP)
 • Total8097 km2 (3,126 sq mi)
Area rankRanked 25t
 • Total904,423
 • RankRanked 26t
 • Density110/km2 (290/sq mi)
 • Annual growth
 • Offeecial leid(s)Ukrainian
 • Average salaryUAH 785 (2006)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal code
Aurie code+380-37
ISO 3166 codeUA-77
Ceeties o oblast subordinance2
Ceeties (tot)11
FIPS 10-4UP03

Chernivtsi Oblast (Ukrainian: Чернівецька область, Chernivets’ka oblast’ Romanie: Regiunea Cernăuţi) is an oblast (province) in wastren Ukraine, borderin on Romanie an Moldovae. It haes a muckle variety o landforms: the Carpathie Muntains an picturesque hills at the fuit o the muntains gradually chynge tae a broad pairtly forestit plain situatit atween the Dniester an Prut rivers. Its caipital is the ceety o Chernivtsi. The region haes a population o 913,275 an spans 8,100 km².

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Chernivtsi Oblast covers an aurie o 8,097 km². It is the smawest oblast in Ukraine, representin 1.3% o Ukrainian territory.

In the oblast thare are 75 rivers langer than 10 kilometers. The mucklest rivers are the Dnister (290 km), Prut (128 km) an Siret (113 km).[3]

The oblast covers three geografic zones: a forest steppe region atween Prut an Dnister rivers, a fuithill region atween the Carpathie Muntains an Prut river, an a muntain region kent as the Bukovinian pairt o the Carpathie Muntains.[3]

Athin the oblast the naitional border o Ukraine wi Romanie extends 226 km, an wi Moldovae 198 km.[3]

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Raions o Chernivtsi Oblast

The Chernivtsi Oblast consists o 11 raions (destricts), as well as twa ceeties directly subordinatit tae the oblast:

At the locality level, the territory o the oblast is dividit atween 11 ceeties, 8 touns, an 252 communes.

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  1. a b President appoints 14 regional governors, Interfax-Ukraine (March 18, 2010)
  2. Ukraine Presidential Decree Number 389/2010 (in Ukrainian)
  3. a b c About Oblast Archived 2008-05-03 at the Wayback Machine Chernivtsi Oblast State Administration (in Ukrainian)

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