Wast Kazakhstan Province

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Wast Kazakhstan Province
Батыс Қазақстан облысы
Западно-Казахстанская область
Province
Map o Kazakhstan, location o Wast Kazakhstan Province heichlichtit
Map o Kazakhstan, location o Wast Kazakhstan Province heichlichtit
Coordinates: 51°14′N 51°22′E / 51.233°N 51.367°E / 51.233; 51.367
Kintra  Kazakhstan
Caipital Oral
Govrenment
 • Akim Bakhtykozha S. Izmukhambetov
Aurie[1]
 • Total 151,300 km2 (58,400 sq mi)
Population (2006-01-01)[1]
 • Tot 609,300
 • Density 4.0/km2 (10/sq mi)
Time zone West (UTC+5)
 • Simmer (DST) not observed (UTC+5)
Postal codes 090000
Aurie codes +7 (711)
ISO 3166 code KZ-ZAP
Vehicle registration L
Destricts 12
Ceeties 2
Veelages 512
Wabsteid http://www.western.kz/

Wast Kazakhstan Province (Kazakh: Батыс Қазақстан облысы, Batıs Qazaqstan oblısı) is a province o Kazakhstan. Its caipital is Oral (kent as Uralsk an Ural'sk an aw), a ceety o aboot 200,000 inhabitants.

Geography[eedit | eedit soorce]

The province borders Roushie an is near the Ural Muntains. The Ural River flows frae Roushie tae the Caspian Sea through the province. Wast Kazakhstan haes the destinction o being in Eastren Europe. It an aw borders the provinces o Atyrau (tae the sooth) an Aktobe (tae the east).

It is traversed bi the northeasterly line o equal latitude an langitude.

Demographics[eedit | eedit soorce]

Despite its border wi Roushie, Wast Kazakhstan haes a Kazakh majority. 69.8% o the population is ethnic Kazakh, while anerlie 27.4% is ethnic Roushie. The number o Ukrainians, Poles an Germans are vera law due tae the geography.[2]

Steppe o wastren Kazakhstan in the early ware


Admeenistrative diveesions[eedit | eedit soorce]

The province is dividit intae raions:

Name Aurie (km²) Population Population dens. Caipital
Akzhaik 45,500 25,200 1,8 Ulbishin
Bokey Orda 18,400 19,200 1,0 Saykyn
Borili 55,100 5,600 9,8 Aksay
Kaztal 39,200 18,600 2,1 Kaztal
Karatobe 19,700 10,000 2,0 Karatobe
Zhanakala 23,700 20,800 1,1 Zhanakala
Zhanybek 18,400 8,200 2,2 Zhanybek
Shyngyrlau 19,400 7,200 2,7 Shyngyrlau
Zelenov 53,700 7,400 7,3 Peremetnoe
Syrym 26,500 11,900 2,2 Zhympity
Taskala 19,100 8,100 2,4 Kamenka
Terekti 43,200 8,400 5,1 Fedorovka

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