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The Russian Census of 2010 (russian: Всеросси́йская пе́репись населе́ния 2010 го́да) was the second
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. Preparations for the census began in 2007 and it took place between October 14 and October 25.


The census

The census was originally scheduled for October 2010, before being rescheduled for late 2013, citing financial reasons,Всероссийская перепись населения переносится на 2013 год
although it was also speculated that political motives were influential in the decision. However, in late 2009,
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announced that the Government of Russia had allocated 10.5 billion
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in order to conduct the census as originally scheduled (in October 2010).Путин снова перенес Всероссийскую перепись населения на 2010 год?

Rosstat The Federal State Statistics Service (russian: Федеральная служба государственной статистики (Росстат), ''Federal'naya sluzhba gosudarstvennoi statistiki (Rosstat)'') is the governmental statistics a ...
Retrieved on November 5, 2009


Results

The census recorded the population as 142.9 million, a decrease of 2.3 million (1.6%) since the 2002 census. The population is 73.7% urban (105.3 million) and 26.3% rural (37.5 million). The median age is 38 years. The ethnic composition is dominated by Russians (80.9% of the population).


See also

*
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References


External links


Russian Census 2010 final results

Results of 2010 All-Russia population census

Official website of the 2010 Census
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