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General Information

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Coordinates: 50°27′00″ N 30°30′00″ E

 

Area code +380 44

 

Postal codes 01000 — 06999

 

Official website http://kmv.gov.ua/

 

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Area 824,8 km2

 

Population – 2,799,200 (January 1, 2011)

 

Density of population – 3,400/km2

 

Ethnic composition (according to 2001 census): Ukrainians – 82,2%, Russians – 13,1%, Jews – 0,7%, Belarusians – 0,6%

 

Kyiv is capital of Ukraine, the city which has a special status, the administrative center of Kyiv region and Kyivo-Sviatoshynskyi District.

 

The city is divided into 10 districts (raiony): Holosiivskyi, Darnytskyi, Desnianskyi, Dniprovskyi, Obolonskyi, Pecherskyi, Podilskyi, Shevchenkivskyi, Solomianskyi, Sviatoshynskyi.