Table 2. Number of Urban and Rural Population in Republics, Territories and Regions according to 1939 Census, according to administrative divisions on 01.01.1940


                            
Table 2   Number of Urban and Rural Population
in Republics, Territories & Regions
according to 1939 Census, according to
administrative divisions on 01.01.1940
(without Western Ukraine and Western Belorussia)

Republics,Territo-                  Total                 including
ries, Regions                                           Urban              Rural            total                                   urban                               rural

    USSR                           170557093           56534386          114022707             170557093                 0          56534386                 0          114022707                 0                 0
  I.RSFSR                          109393749           37197956           72195793             109393749                 0          37197956                 0           72195793                 0                 0
   TERRITORIES:                                                                                                          0                                   0                                    0                 0
1.Altay                              2498597             411394            2087203               2498597                 0            411394                 0            2087203                 0                 0
incl.Oyrot Aut.Reg.                   162179              24045             138134                162179                 0             24045                 0             138134                 0                 0
2.Krasnodar                          3172319             783556            2388763               3172319                 0            783556                 0            2388763                 0                 0
incl.Adygey Aut.Reg.                  241799              55871             185928                241799                 0             55871                 0             185928                 0                 0
3.Krasnoyarsk                        1960696             594631            1366065               1960696                 0            594631                 0            1366065                 0                 0
incl.Khakass Aut.Reg.                 272730             111063             161667                272730                 0            111063                 0             161667                 0                 0
    Taymyr Nat.Area                    28711              13886              14825                 28711                 0             13886                 0              14825                 0                 0
    Evenky Nat.Area                     9632               1573               8059                  9632                 0              1573                 0               8059                 0                 0
4.Ordzhonikidze                      1951242             417918            1533324               1951242                 0            417918                 0            1533324                 0                 0
incl.Karatchay Aut.Reg.               150658              10713             139945                150658                 0             10713                 0             139945                 0                 0
    Cherkes Aut.Reg.                   92898              28645              64253                 92898                 0             28645                 0              64253                 0                 0
    Kizlyar Area                      155194              24025             131169                155194                 0             24025                 0             131169                 0                 0
5.Primorskiy                          906805             474173             432632                906805                 0            473173              1000             433632             -1000                 0
incl.districts submitted                                                                                                 0                                   0                                    0                 0
    to "kray ispolkom"                467858             318390             149468                467858                 0            318390                 0             149468                 0                 0
    Ussury Region                     438947             154783             284164                438947                 0            154783                 0             284164                 0                 0
6.Khabarovsk                         1459729             696934             762795               1459729                 0            696934                 0             762795                 0                 0
incl.districts submitted                                                                                                 0                                   0                                    0                 0
    to "kray ispolkom"                571396             338784             232612                571396                 0            338784                 0             232612                 0                 0
   Amur Region                        448259             177401             270858                448259                 0            177401                 0             270858                 0                 0
   Kamtchtka Region                   132731              38717              94014                132731                 0             38717                 0              94014                 0                 0
   incl.Koryak Nat.Area                25160                                 25160                 25160                 0                                   0              25160                 0                 0
      Chukotka Nat.Area                21456               3344              18112                 21456                 0              3344                 0              18112                 0                 0
      Nizhne-Amur Reg.                 98480              20279              78201                 98480                 0             20279                 0              78201                 0                 0
      Sakhalin Reg.                    99925              50175              49750                 99925                 0             50175                 0              49750                 0                 0
      Juish Aut.Reg.                  108938              71578              37360                108938                 0             71578                 0              37360                 0                 0
  REGIONS:                                                                                                               0                                   0                                    0                 0
7.Arkhangelsk                        1216730             444892             771838               1216730                 0            444892                 0             771838                 0                 0
incl.Nenets Nat.Area                   46617              13670              32947                 46617                 0             13670                 0              32947                 0                 0
8.Vologda                            1661285             288149            1373136               1661285                 0            288149                 0            1373136                 0                 0
9.Voronezh                           3551329             681156            2870173               3551329                 0            681156                 0            2870173                 0                 0
10.Gorky                             3869887            1225440            2644447               3869887                 0           1225440                 0            2644447                 0                 0
11.Ivanovo                           2649429            1173163            1476266               2649429                 0           1173163                 0            1476266                 0                 0
12.Irkutsk                           1303825             581800             722025               1303825                 0            581800                 0             722025                 0                 0
incl.Ust-Ordynsky                                                                                                        0                                   0                                    0                 0
  Buriat-Mongol Nat.Area              119621                                119621                119621                 0                                   0             119621                 0                 0
13.Kalinin                           3212916             708715            2504201               3212916                 0            708715                 0            2504201                 0                 0
incl.Opotchka Area                    317034              27655             289379                317034                 0             27655                 0             289379                 0                 0
14.Kirovsk                           2226194             338465            1887729               2226193                 1            338465                 0            1887728                 1                 0
15.Kuibyshev                         2765737             785211            1980526               2765737                 0            785211                 0            1980526                 0                 0
16.Kursk                             3143067             317868            2825199               3143067                 0            317868                 0            2825199                 0                 0
17.Leningrad                         6432013            4125944            2306069               6432013                 0           4125944                 0            2306069                 0                 0
incl.Kingisep Area                    118659              13161             105498                118659                 0             13161                 0             105498                 0                 0
   Pskov Area                         450737              87308             363429                450737                 0             87308                 0             363429                 0                 0
18.Molotov                           2087357             827588            1259769               2087357                 0            827588                 0            1259769                 0                 0
incl.Komi-Permian Nat.Area            162130              13939             148191                162130                 0             13939                 0             148191                 0                 0
19.Moscow                            8917534            6362955            2554579               8917534                 0           6362955                 0            2554579                 0                 0
20.Murmansk                           291178             240054              51124                291178                 0            240054                 0              51124                 0                 0
21.Novosibirsk                       4050260            1675864            2374396               4050260                 0           1675864                 0            2374396                 0                 0
incl.Narym Area                       243155              27704             215451                243155                 0             27704                 0             215451                 0                 0
22.Omsk                              2379180             512041            1867139               2379180                 0            512041                 0            1867139                 0                 0
incl.Ostyak-Vogul Nat.Area             93274               7488              85786                 93274                 0              7488                 0              85786                 0                 0
   Yamal-Nenets Nat.Area               45840              12764              33076                 45840                 0             12764                 0              33076                 0                 0
   Tatar Area                         254256              15372             238884                254256                 0             15372                 0             238884                 0                 0
   Tobolsk Area                       184827              32244             152583                184827                 0             32244                 0             152583                 0                 0
23.Orel                              3532713             695719            2836994               3532713                 0            695719                 0            2836994                 0                 0
24.Penza                             1709532             285223            1424309               1709532                 0            285223                 0            1424309                 0                 0
25.Rostov                            2893184            1264257            1628927               2893184                 0           1264257                 0            1628927                 0                 0
26.Ryazan'                           2267908             220384            2047524               2267908                 0            220384                 0            2047524                 0                 0
27.Saratov                           1797710             678530            1119180               1797710                 0            678530                 0            1119180                 0                 0
28.Sverdlovsk                        2510947            1491078            1019869               2510947                 0           1491078                 0            1019869                 0                 0
29.Smolensk                          2686029             453698            2232331               2686029                 0            453698                 0            2232331                 0                 0
30.Stalingrad                        2287535             892648            1394887               2287535                 0            892648                 0            1394887                 0                 0
incl.Astrakhan' Area                  615207             288861             326346                615207                 0            288861                 0             326346                 0                 0
31.Tambov                            1877900             278190            1599710               1877900                 0            278190                 0            1599710                 0                 0
32.Tula                              2048695             711471            1337224               2048695                 0            711471                 0            1337224                 0                 0
33.Chelyabinsk                       2797377            1182231            1615146               2797377                 0           1182231                 0            1615146                 0                 0
34.'34.Chita                         1158574             522910             635664               1158574                 0            522910                 0             635664                 0                 0
incl.Aginsky Buriat-                                                                                                     0                                   0                                    0                 0
   Mongol Nat.Area                     36910                                 36910                 36910                 0                                   0              36910                 0                 0
35.Chkalov                           1676298             430966            1245332               1676298                 0            430966                 0            1245332                 0                 0
36.Yaroslavl'                        2284255             800255            1484000               2284255                 0            800255                 0            1484000                 0                 0
  AUTONOMOUS SSR:                                                                                                        0                                   0                                    0                 0
37.Bashkir                           3159693             540371            2619322               3159693                 0            540371                 0            2619322                 0                 0
38.Buryat-Mongol                      545766             167256             378510                545766                 0            167256                 0             378510                 0                 0
39.Daghestan                          930416             196449             733967                930416                 0            196449                 0             733967                 0                 0
40.Kabardino-Balkar                   359219              88195             271024                359219                 0             88195                 0             271024                 0                 0
41.Kalmyk                             220684              35020             185664                220684                 0             35020                 0             185664                 0                 0
42.Karelian                           468937             150320             318617                468937                 0            150320                 0             318617                 0                 0
43.Komi                               318996              29159             289837                318996                 0             29159                 0             289837                 0                 0
incl.Petchera Area                     61781                                 61781                 61781                 0                                   0              61781                 0                 0
44.Crimea                            1126429             590252             536177               1126429                 0            590252                 0             536177                 0                 0
45.Mari                               579809              76149             503660                579809                 0             76149                 0             503660                 0                 0
46.Mordvinian                        1188989              82419            1106570               1188989                 0             82419                 0            1106570                 0                 0
47.Germans of Volga Area              606532             131579             474953                606532                 0            131579                 0             474953                 0                 0
48.Nothern Ossetian                   329205             155086             174119                329205                 0            155086                 0             174119                 0                 0
49.Tatar                             2916833             619186            2297647               2916833                 0            619186                 0            2297647                 0                 0
50.Udmurt                            1219458             320504             898954               1219458                 0            320504                 0             898954                 0                 0
51.Checheno-Ingush                    697009             198635             498374                697009                 0            198635                 0             498374                 0                 0
52.Chuvashi                          1076611             131357             945254               1076611                 0            131357                 0             945254                 0                 0
53.Yakut                              413198             111548             301650                413198                 0            111548                 0             301650                 0                 0
incl.Aldan Area                        53282              38844              14438                 53282                 0             38844                 0              14438                 0                 0
        II.UKRANIAN SSR             30946218           11200218           19746000              30946218                 0          11200218                 0           19746000                 0                 0
  REGIONS:                                                                                                               0                                   0                                    0                 0
1.Vinnitsz                           2344736             270795            2073941               2344736                 0            270795                 0            2073941                 0                 0
2.Voroshilovgrad                     1841585            1209392             632193               1841585                 0           1209392                 0             632193                 0                 0
3.Dnepropetrovsk                     2273427            1205602            1067825               2273427                 0           1205602                 0            1067825                 0                 0
4.Zhitomir                           1690489             346793            1343696               1690489                 0            346793                 0            1343696                 0                 0
5.Zaporozhie                         1597968             567932            1030036               1597968                 0            567932                 0            1030036                 0                 0
6.Kamenets-Podolsky                  1739083             202895            1536188               1739083                 0            202895                 0            1536188                 0                 0
7.Kiev                               3560709            1254696            2306013               3560709                 0           1254696                 0            2306013                 0                 0
8.Kirovograd                         1176457             218359             958098               1176457                 0            218359                 0             958098                 0                 0
9.Nikolaev                           1107898             335748             772150               1107898                 0            335748                 0             772150                 0                 0
10.Odessa                            1640249             685598             954651               1640249                 0            685598                 0             954651                 0                 0
11.Poltava                           2229813             411089            1818724               2229813                 0            411089                 0            1818724                 0                 0
12.Stalin                            3099810            2421432             678378               3099810                 0           2421432                 0             678378                 0                 0
13.Sumy                              1707233             319112            1388121               1707233                 0            319112                 0            1388121                 0                 0
14.Kharkov                           2552696            1344200            1208496               2552696                 0           1344200                 0            1208496                 0                 0
15.Chernigov                         1782379             282274            1500105               1782379                 0            282274                 0            1500105                 0                 0
16.Moldavian ASSR                     601686             124301             477385                601686                 0            124301                 0             477385                 0                 0
     III.BELORUSSIAN SSR             5568994            1375117            4193877               5568994                 0           1375117                 0            4193877                 0                 0
  REGIONS:                                                                                                               0                                   0                                    0                 0
1.Vitebsk                            1281238             343811             937427               1281238                 0            343811                 0             937427                 0                 0
2.Gomel                               908449             253365             655084                908449                 0            253365                 0             655084                 0                 0
3.Minsk                              1305937             386273             919664               1305937                 0            386273                 0             919664                 0                 0
4.Mogilev                            1401020             316427            1084593               1401020                 0            316427                 0            1084593                 0                 0
5.Polesie                             672350              75241             597109                672350                 0             75241                 0             597109                 0                 0
   IV.AZERBAJAN SSR                  3205150            1165859            2039291               3205150                 0           1165859                 0            2039291                 0                 0
incl.Nakhitchenan'ASSR                126696              22536             104160                126696                 0             22536                 0             104160                 0                 0
  Nagorno-Karabakh Aut.Reg.           150837              15883             134954                150837                 0             15883                 0             134954                 0                 0
   V.GEORGIAN SSR                    3540023            1086225            2453798               3540023                 0           1066225             20000            2473798            -20000                 0
incl.Abkhazian ASSR                   311885              88131             223754                311885                 0             88131                 0             223754                 0                 0
   Adjarian ASSR                      200106              76152             123954                200106                 0             76152                 0             123954                 0                 0
 South-Ossetian Aut.Reg.              106118              13810              92308                106118                 0             13810                 0              92308                 0                 0
   VI.ARMENIAN SSR                   1282338             356032             926306               1282338                 0            356032                 0             926306                 0                 0
   VII.TURKMENIAN SSR                1251883             417732             834151               1251883                 0            417732                 0             834151                 0                 0
REGIONS:                                                                                                                 0                                   0                                    0                 0
1.Ashkhabad                           367550             171577             195973                367550                 0            171577                 0             195973                 0                 0
2.Krasnovodsk                          85846              61202              24644                 85846                 0             61202                 0              24644                 0                 0
3.Mryisk                              290341              76862             213479                290341                 0             76862                 0             213479                 0                 0
4.Tashauzsk                           255199              24359             230840                255199                 0             24359                 0             230840                 0                 0
5.Tchrdjousk                          252947              83732             169215                252947                 0             83732                 0             169215                 0                 0
   VIII.UZBEK SSR                    6271269            1448843            4822426               6271269                 0           1448843                 0            4822426                 0                 0
REGIONS:                                                                                                                 0                                   0                                    0                 0
1.Bukhara                            1240485             140712            1099773               1240485                 0            140712                 0            1099773                 0                 0
incl.Surkhan-Dariansky                                                                                                   0                                   0                                    0                 0
      Area                            315224              16656             298568                315224                 0             16656                 0             298568                 0                 0
2.Samarkand                          1021656             191882             829774               1021656                 0            191882                 0             829774                 0                 0
3.Tashkent                           1241975             646547             595428               1241975                 0            646547                 0             595428                 0                 0
4.Fergaga                            1953023             375005            1578018               1953023                 0            375005                 0            1578018                 0                 0
5.Khorezm                             344428              36895             307533                344428                 0             36895                 0             307533                 0                 0
6.Kara-Kalpakh ASSR                   469702              57802             411900                469702                 0             57802                 0             411900                 0                 0
   IX.TADJIK SSR                     1484440             261172            1223268               1484440                 0            261172                 0            1223268                 0                 0
REGION:                                                                                                                  0                                   0                                    0                 0
1.Garmsky                             182845                919             181926                182845                 0               919                 0             181926                 0                 0
2.Kuliabsky                           210575               8439             202136                210575                 0              8439                 0             202136                 0                 0
3.Leninabad                           512744             121641             391103                512744                 0            121641                 0             391103                 0                 0
4.Stalinabad                          525066             126342             398724                525066                 0            126342                 0             398724                 0                 0
5.Gorno-Badakhadsky                                                                                                      0                                   0                                    0                 0
          Aut.Reg.                     53210               3831              49379                 53210                 0              3831                 0              49379                 0                 0
   X.Kazakh SSR                      6154816            1738901            4415915               6154816                 0           1768901            -30000            4385915             30000                 0
REGIONS:                                                                                                                 0                                   0                                    0                 0
1.Akmolinsk                           457664             102256             355408                457664                 0            102256                 0             355408                 0                 0
2.Aktubinsk                           338715              89629             249086                338715                 0             89629                 0             249086                 0                 0
3.Alma-Ata                            798718             296631             502087                798718                 0            296631                 0             502087                 0                 0
4.Eastern-Kazakh                      538245             142282             395963                538245                 0            142282                 0             395963                 0                 0
5.Guriev                              268104              93211             174893                268104                 0             93211                 0             174893                 0                 0
6.Djambul                             321650              94392             227258                321650                 0             94392                 0             227258                 0                 0
7.Western-Kazakh                      395625              67575             328050                395625                 0             67575                 0             328050                 0                 0
8.Karaganda                           418316             235053             183263                418316                 0            235053                 0             183263                 0                 0
9.Kyzyl-Orda                          328067             112877             215190                328067                 0            112877                 0             215190                 0                 0
10.Kustanay                           371920              48885             323035                371920                 0             48885                 0             323035                 0                 0
11.Pavlodar                           251257              33809             217448                251257                 0             33809                 0             217448                 0                 0
12.Nothern-Kazakh                     542372             110920             431452                542372                 0            110920                 0             431452                 0                 0
13.Semipalatinsk                      378621             153768             224853                378621                 0            153768                 0             224853                 0                 0
14.Southern-Kazakh                    745542             187613             557929                745542                 0            187613                 0             557929                 0                 0
   XI.KIRGHIZ SSR                    1458213             276331            1181882               1458213                 0            276331                 0            1181882                 0                 0
REGIONS:                                                                                                                 0                                   0                                    0                 0
1.Djalal-Abad                         259225              27720             231505                259225                 0             27720                 0             231505                 0                 0
2.Issyk-Kul                           174170              26619             147551                174170                 0             26619                 0             147551                 0                 0
3.Oshsk                               416139              80287             335852                416139                 0             80287                 0             335852                 0                 0
4.Tyan'-Shan'                         127017               4552             122465                127017                 0              4552                 0             122465                 0                 0
5.Frunze                              481662             137153             344509                481662                 0            137153                 0             344509                 0                 0

English transl.
Territory
Region
Area
District

for Russian
"Kray"
"Oblast"
"Okrug"
"Rayon"

Материалы переписи населения СССР 1939 г.