Ural Federal District overview
Ural Federal District is an administrative region of Russia appeared by the decree of Russian President in May 13, 2000. The territory of the district is about 10,5% of total Russian territory. The population of the district is about 8,6% of total population of Russia (80% of the population urban). The administrative center of Ural Federal District is Ekaterinburg city.
Ural Federal District population - 12,240,000 (2009); land area - 1,788,900 sq. km.